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Information about art history related jobs and opportunities.

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Job Opportunity: Curator of Art Collection

Posted 27 July 2015

A Curator is needed for the curating and managing an art collection based in multiple locations.

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Job Opportunity: Education Intern, Liverpool Biennial’s programme

Posted 27 July 2015

The Liverpool Biennial’s programme are currently seeking to appoint an Education Intern.

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Funding Opportunity: CAA-Getty International Programme

Posted 21 July 2015

The CAA-Getty International Programme provides funding for art historians hailing from countries underrepresented in CAA's membership. The grant covers travel, accomodation and attendance at the CAA Conference 2016 in Washington, DC, USA.

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Job Opportunity: Curator: Exhibitions & Displays (maternity cover), The Foundling Museum

Posted 13 July 2015

The Foundling Museum are looking for an experienced and flexible, hands-on exhibition and collections curator.

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Funding Opportunity: School of Art, Design and Architecture, University of Huddersfield PhD Scholarships

Posted 2 July 2015

The School of Art, Design and Architecture at the University of Huddersfield is delighted to announce two competitive PhD Scholarship projects, one with the Henry Moore Institute, the other with the Hepworth Wakefield. 

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Job Opportunity: Curator and Researcher - International Dunhuang Project (IDP)

Posted 2 July 2015

The International Dunhuang Project is a collaboration of over 30 institutions worldwide working to conserve, catalogue and digitise the manuscripts and other archaeological artefacts from the eastern Silk Road, present-day northwest China, along with related archival material.

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Job Opportunity: Henry Moore Institute Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship

Posted 23 June 2015

The Henry Moore Institute invites applications for a two-year fellowship, beginning in Autumn 2015

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Job Opportunity: Art History - Reviews Editor

Posted 15 June 2015

The Reviews Editor of the AAH’s prestigious journal, Art History, completes his term of office at the end of June 2016. Applications are therefore now sought for this position.

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Funding Opportunity: Digital Project Grants, The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art

Posted 10 June 2015

Digital Project Grants are offered annually. They are awarded to institutions and individuals to help support a curator or research scholar undertaking a digital research project or research which will lead to a digital or online project.

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Job Opportunity: Professor - Tenure track position, Université du Québec à Montréal

Posted 27 May 2015

Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) welcomes applications for a tenure track position: Les modernités artistiques au Québec/Canada.

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Funding Opportunity: Craft Research Fund – Exhibition, Project, Graduate Research and Travel Grants, USA

Posted 5 May 2015

Since 2005, The Center for Craft, Creativity & Design’s Craft Research Fund grant program has advanced and expanded research about craft in the United States.

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Job Opportunity: The Brilliant Club: A meaningful, well-paid teaching opportunity for researchers with The Association of Art Historians

Posted 20 August 2013

The Brilliant Club is an award-winning charity that recruits, trains and pays doctoral and post-doctoral researchers to deliver programmes of university-style teaching to small tutorial groups of high-performing pupils in schools that serve disadvantaged communities.


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Job Opportunity: Online Arts Site seeks Contributors

Posted 10 June 2013

HyperAllergic is looking for correspondents in Los Angeles, London, San Francisco, Boston, Toronto, Washington, DC, Philadelphia, and Seattle.


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