<![CDATA[Jobs & opportunities]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/rss/52 Sun, 01 May 2016 23:12:43 +0000 Zend Framework Zend_Feed en-us http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss <![CDATA[Voluntary - Designation Panel Member, Arts Council England]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000001917 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000001917 from the ACE website. Interviews will be held in Birmingham on 5 & 6 July. The closing date for applications is: 6 June at 5pm.]]> Sun, 01 May 2016 23:12:43 +0000 <![CDATA[Job Opportunity - Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Jyväskylä, Finland]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000001912 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000001912 Department of Art and Culture Studies at the University of Jyväskylä, Finland, is currently seeking to recruit staff to the position of Postdoctoral Researcher, 1 September 2016 until 31 August 2020. The duties of the postdoctoral researcher will focus on research related to the goals of the EUROHERIT project. To a lesser extent, the duties will include planning and organizing events as well as teaching and supervision. The successful candidate will demonstrate expertise in the field of cultural studies or other related fields. The person elected for the position is required to have a good command of qualitative research methods, collecting interview data abroad, as well as conducting research both independently and with a research group. Effectiveness in the implementation of the research is important in successfully executing the task. The selected person is required to have command of the Finnish language, but the university may grant exemption from this language proficiency requirement. The postdoctoral researcher is expected to have good skills in the English language. Deadline for applications is 22 May 2016. For further information and to apply, please visit: http://academicpositions.eu/ad/university-of-jyvaskyla/2016/postdoctoral-researcher-53/77716/]]> Sun, 01 May 2016 23:12:43 +0000 <![CDATA[Voluntary - Collections & Conservation Internship, Waddesdon Manor]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000001908 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000001908 Waddeston Manor, Buckinghamshire, is available to anyone between the ages of 18 and 25, regardless of educational background and skills. This six-month internship is for 22.5 hours per week (3 working days). You will be housed at no cost to you within walking distance of the main buildings. You will also receive a lunch allowance of £10 a day. Waddesdon internships run from Monday 4 July to Friday 30 December (26 weeks). For more information and to apply, please visit the Waddesdon Manor websiteThe deadline for receipt of applications is Saturday 22 May. Interviews will be held at Waddesdon the week of Tuesday 31 May.]]> Sun, 01 May 2016 23:12:43 +0000 <![CDATA[Job Opportunity - History of Art Teacher part time maternity cover (0.5 over 4 days)]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000001907 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000001907 http://www.sthelens.london/Staff-Vacancies]]> Sun, 01 May 2016 23:12:43 +0000 <![CDATA[Funding Opportunity - Rome Fellowship, Mellon Centre]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000001903 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000001903 the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, in conjunction with the British School at Rome. The Fellowship is for an individual employed at a University, Institution of Higher Education, Museum, Gallery or Archive, or for an independent scholar. The award is intended for individuals who have already published a significant body of scholarly work and/or are internationally recognised in their field of expertise. The Paul Mellon Centre will make allowance for applicants who have had a career break or who are established scholars without doctorates. This award allows three months at the British School at Rome to work on an Anglo-Italian artistic or architectural topic. Applicants are expected to provide details of the proposed outcomes of their research in Rome in their application. The Rome Fellowship is offered for the period April to June 2017. Closing date for applications is 23 May 2016. Find out more on the Paul Mellon Centre's website.]]> Sun, 01 May 2016 23:12:43 +0000 <![CDATA[Job Opportunity - Course Leader – Art Museums, Galleries and Curating Semester Course, Sotheby's Institute of Art]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000001900 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000001900 Key areas of responsibility Reporting to the Deputy Director, duties for this position will include: • Course planning and curriculum development based on knowledge of relevant fields • Some core teaching • Liaising with consultant lecturers, guest speakers and arranging venues for student visits • Leading on the administration of student assessment • Contribute to maintaining and enhancing academic standards and best practice in teaching, as well as compliance with the requirements of the QAA and University of Manchester validation • Maintaining and building new relationships with key figures and institutions whose involvement may enhance the quality of the course • Promoting awareness of the course to relevant interested groups in the UK and globally • Contributing to the academic life of the Institute, possibly including teaching contributions to MA and other semester programmes • Working with the semester courses administrative team in all aspects of the administration of the course • Tutorial support • Interviewing student applicants • Engaging in scholarship. Minimum requirements 1. PhD in relevant field 2. Proven track record of teaching excellence in higher education 3. Experience of working in an art gallery or museum context 4. Proven track record of contributions to the field of expertise 5. High level interpersonal and team-working skills 6. Organisational skills and ability to prioritise work and meet deadlines 7. Excellent spoken and written communication skills 8. Flexibility 9. IT skills; proficient use of Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Internet and relevant web related environments For further information please visit:http://www.sothebysinstitute.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/JD-Course-Leader-AMGC.pdf Please send a cover letter and cv to vacancies@sothebysinstitute.com Application Deadline Midday 2 May 2016]]> Sun, 01 May 2016 23:12:43 +0000 <![CDATA[Voluntary - Voluntary writing opportunity: Art UK is seeking story contributors]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000001898 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000001898 alice.payne@artuk.org for more information. artuk.org  ]]> Sun, 01 May 2016 23:12:43 +0000 <![CDATA[Job Opportunity - The Roberto Longhi Foundation for History of Art Studies Fellowships for the year 2016-2017 ]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000001895 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000001895 May 14, 2016. Applications should include: a) the candidate biographical data (place of birth, domicile, citizenship); b) a transcript of the candidate’s undergraduate and graduate records; c) a printed copy of the degree thesis and of the original works, published and unpublished; d) a “curriculum studiorum”, indicating also the spoken and written knowledge of foreign languages; e) letters of recommendation from at least two persons of academic standing who are acquainted with the candidate’s work; f) the subject of the research which the candidate is interested in pursuing within the History of Art; g) two passport photographs. To be accepted the applications must be complete and signed. For further information: E-mail: longhi@fondazionelonghi.it web site: www.fondazionelonghi.it The fellowships will be paid in monthly instalments over a period of nine months, beginning in October 2016 until June 2017. The total amount of the grant will be of 5.400 Euro. The successful candidates must confirm the acceptance of the fellowship and its stipulations within 15 days of the receipt of the award letter. The fellowships will be mainly granted, following the unobjectionable judgement of Fondazione, thanks to the following money contribution: Associazione “L’Italia Fenice – onlus” (two), Ente Cassa di Risparmio di Firenze, Fondazione Piera, Pietro e Giovanni Ferrero, Jean-Luc Baroni, Giovanna Poletti in the memory of Geo Poletti, Valentina Supino in the memory of Igino Benvenuto Supino, Daniel Thierry to a research about drawing. A Fellowship will be issued in memory of Nicola Pauer d'Ankerfeld. The Fellowships holders may make use of the study materials available in the Institute, which mainly concern Italian painting from the thirteenth to the eighteenth century. At the end of the Academic Year a written report with the results of the research undertaken must be submitted. The Fondazione Longhi reserves the right of first publication of the above described research results. Fellowship holders must frequent the Institute, cooperate on specific group research projects selected by the Scientific Committee and dedicate themselves full time to the research for which the fellowship is assigned. Therefore they may not work or collaborate with other institutions and they may not exceed the periods of vacations fixed by the Institute. They are required to live in Florence for the entire duration of the fellowship (except for travels necessary for their research) and attend seminars, lectures and other activities arranged by the Institute. Within October 31, 2016 the fellowship holders are required to take up permanent domicile in Florence and to communicate their address. The failure to fulfil these conditions could lead to the eventual revocation of the fellowship. Deadline: 14 May 2016]]> Sun, 01 May 2016 23:12:43 +0000 <![CDATA[Job Opportunity - Lecturer in Art History at the National University of Singapore]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000001856 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000001856 this link (pdf download). The search will continue until an appointment is made.]]> Sun, 01 May 2016 23:12:43 +0000 <![CDATA[Job Opportunity - Academic Program Coordinator of Art History, Savannah College of Art and Design, USA]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000001771 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000001771 Responsibilities: - With the department chair, provide vision and leadership for the art history department - Develop curriculum - Foster interdepartmental collaboration and continue to enhance the reputation of theSCAD art history department in academic and professional circles - Oversee departmental budget, including its development and implementation - Work with the admission department to recruit talented undergraduate and graduate students to SCAD and to the art history department - Teach classes annually, as assigned - Assist chair to evaluate professors within the department through class observations, a review of student evaluations, a review of service and professional development and a review of contributions to the department goals - Work with the chair and dean to provide professional development opportunities for professors - In consultation with the chair, dean, and department members, develop a strategic plan for the department that is consistent with the School of Liberal Art’s goals and overall SCAD strategic plan Requirements: - Doctorate in a related field - Minimum of three years university-level teaching experience - Ability to motivate students and faculty to think creatively and critically - Ability to work with students and faculty of diverse backgrounds - University-level administration experience preferred Applications welcome until post is filled. For further information and to apply visit: https://scadjobs.scad.edu/postings/11592]]> Sun, 01 May 2016 23:12:43 +0000 <![CDATA[Job Opportunity - The Brilliant Club: A meaningful, well-paid teaching opportunity for researchers with The Association of Art Historians]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000001198 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000001198 www.thebrilliantclub.org, and send the completed form with a copy of your CV to Dr Mary Henes at apply@thebrilliantclub.org.]]> Sun, 01 May 2016 23:12:43 +0000 <![CDATA[Job Opportunity - Online Arts Site seeks Contributors]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000001138 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000001138 Seeking Hyperallergic Correspondents in LA, London, SF, Boston, Toronto, DC, Philly, Seattle "Have you ever wanted to write about art and visual culture for Hyperallergic? Well, here’s your chance. Hyperallergic is looking for correspondents in Los Angeles, London, San Francisco, Boston, Toronto, Washington, DC, Philadelphia, and Seattle. Want to review a show? Comment on a pressing issue in the art world? Expose a brilliant new idea or movement to the world? HA are looking for web-native writers who can handle images, respect netiquette, and laugh at GIFs like the rest of us. We should also mention that we pay our writers."]]> Sun, 01 May 2016 23:12:43 +0000