<![CDATA[Jobs & opportunities]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/rss/52 Tue, 24 Jan 2017 07:03:22 +0000 Zend Framework Zend_Feed en-us http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss <![CDATA[Funding Opportunity - Funding (Scholarships and Essay Prize) - Art History of Spain and/or the Hispanic World: scholarships and essay prize]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000002088 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000002088 Spanish/Hispanic art history/visual culture. Each year it offers a medal and £400 prize to the best art-historical essay; travel scholarships for UK undergraduates and postgraduates; £3000 for a UK PhD student; and £3000 for PhD for non-UK post-doctoral students to research in the UK. Details can be found here: https://artes-uk.org/awards Contact details for further information: tom.nickson@courtauld.ac.uk Deadline for application: 31st January 2017]]> Tue, 24 Jan 2017 07:03:22 +0000 <![CDATA[Voluntary - Volunteering opportunities for Manchester students - Conference: From Malacca to Manchester: Curating Islamic Collections Worldwide]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000002087 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000002087 23rd and 24th February, will explore and appraise current and developing practices in the curating of museum collections of Islamic art and material culture around the world, in Europe and in the UK. The organisers are looking for Manchester students who would like to help out at the conference and benefit from one of the free student places. The duties will include supporting the set-up of the workshops on the 22nd, setting up the lecture room and keeping it tidy, directing attendees up to the Kanaris lecture theatre on the 23rd and 24th, and staffing the registration desk. They are also looking for help with the digitisation and documentation of the collection during March with ongoing regular opportunities thereafter.  If you are interested in taking part please email: laraeve8@gmail.com  ]]> Tue, 24 Jan 2017 07:03:22 +0000 <![CDATA[Job Opportunity - Operations Manager, The White Wall Company]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000002086 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000002086 Key responsibilities include: - Manage the day to day running of the office, project schedules, installation bookings and coordination of art work deliveries - Book and coordinate a team of freelancers for installation work and bigger projects - Multi task by managing multiple bookings per day and stay on top of the schedule. - Prioritise effectively and think on your feet when plans need to be adapted at the last minute. - Maintain and develop relationships with both new and existing clients and suppliers - General office management from filing and stock taking supplies to organising management meetings and taking minutes - Plan and develop new systems to improve company efficiency - Maintain training, permit and general HR records - Ensure that Health and Safety, insurance and company systems are up to date - Manage building utilities and company vehicles: from dealing with BT to organising congestion charge payments - General PA support to Directors including booking travel arrangements - Managing our art work storage system, archiving incoming and outgoing art works. Required skills and Attributes: - Enthusiastic and proactive approach - Sharp eye for detail and ability to problem solve - Calm and Flexible when under pressure - Friendly and assertive: able to communicate effectively with sometimes demanding clients - Excellent written and verbal communication skills - Experience of reception and office management duties - Experience of managing schedules - Experience and an interest in the art world - A sense of humour Further information can be found here: http://thewhitewall.co.uk/ Contact details for further information: jobs@thewhitewall.co.uk Deadline: 2nd February 2017  ]]> Tue, 24 Jan 2017 07:03:22 +0000 <![CDATA[Funding Opportunity - 2017–18 Fellowship Call – Center for Italian Modern Art]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000002074 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000002074 2017–18 fellowship program. Each academic year CIMA presents an annual exhibition that provides the theme for the entire season. In the past, we focused on Fortunato Depero, Medardo Rosso, and Giorgio Morandi, while our current season focuses on Giorgio de Chirico and Giulio Paolini. The 2017–18 season will be devoted to Alberto Savinio. Alongside exhibitions and public programs, CIMA offers art historical fellowships at the master's, doctoral, and post-doctoral level, for study in New York or research in Italy. For the 2017–18 season, we are pleased to announce also a new Affiliated Fellowship with the Civitella Ranieri Foundation. The call for applications is now available online. The deadline is January 30, 2017.  ]]> Tue, 24 Jan 2017 07:03:22 +0000 <![CDATA[Job Opportunity - Professor and Director of the Zurbaran Centre for Spanish and Latin American Art]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000002069 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000002069 https://www.dur.ac.uk/zurbaran). The Director will be an internationally recognised authority in her/his field who will act as an intellectual entrepreneur, developing academic contacts both inside Durham University, and nationally and internationally. Grade 9: £49,772 -£55,998; Grade 10: starting at £61,178 and paid competitively within our Professorial salary ranges Further details of the post are available on our website: https://recruitment.durham.ac.uk/pls/corehrrecruit/erq_jobspec_details_form.jobspec?p_id=004103 Application Deadline: 31st January 2017  ]]> Tue, 24 Jan 2017 07:03:22 +0000 <![CDATA[Job Opportunity - Freelance Client Contact Agent worldwide - Hampel Fine Art Auctions ]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000002052 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000002052 Your area of responsibility: - calls on customer domestic and abroad - consign art objects for sale in our auctions - appraisals of art objects Requirement: - several year’s experience in an auction house - very good knowledge of the art market - confident in handling customers - very good knowledge of foreign languages We offer: - attractive commission basis - flexible time management - long-term cooperation www.hampel-auctions.com Contact details for further information: Ina Thöle, Telephone: 0049-89-28804-138 Email: ithoele@hampel-auctions.com Deadline for application: 31.3.2017  ]]> Tue, 24 Jan 2017 07:03:22 +0000 <![CDATA[Job Opportunity - Resident Historian on board Viking Ocean Cruises]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000002049 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000002049 Responsibilities: - Delivering a weekly lecture during a six- to eight-week assignment on board one of Viking’s award-winning ocean ships. Presentation material and associated teaching notes will be provided by Viking. They will be destination related and cover historic events/periods/topics to provide guests with a broad understanding of the region. - Holding 3-4 smaller roundtable-type gatherings on other related topics of your choice, to be agreed to in advance with Viking. - Accompanying guests and supporting local guides on exclusive shore excursions. - Hosting a table for guests at dinner during the cruise. YOUR PROFILE - Excellent and experienced public speaker able to deliver knowledgably, confidently and with passion. - A master’s degree, preferably in History or Art History. - Computer literate, including knowledge of PowerPoint. - Dedicated, flexible team player, with a positive and approachable personality. - Professional appearance / well groomed. - Proactive in upholding Viking standards of excellence. - Available to guests for questions, feedback and general inquiries. - Excellent English language skills in both writing and speech; foreign language proficiency a plus. - Able to be on board for up to 8 weeks at a time www.vikingcruises.com Send Curriculum Vitae to Alison.nevin@vikingcruises.com Continual process of recruitment.  ]]> Tue, 24 Jan 2017 07:03:22 +0000 <![CDATA[Voluntary - Opportunities for Digital Curators - Support the eco-humanities and showcase your knowledge]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000002039 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000002039 https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B9arthY5aEjiNEYzLXpnVVBBcG8/view For further information: Noelia Martinez – Content/Curators Management Lead – noelia@roadamico.com  ]]> Tue, 24 Jan 2017 07:03:22 +0000 <![CDATA[Funding Opportunity - Terra Foundation Academic Awards, Fellowships & Grants]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000002029 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000002029 Terra Summer Residency in Giverny, France Research Travel Grants to the United States International Research Travel Grants for US-based Scholars Fellowships at the Smithsonian American Art Museum Academic Workshop & Symposium Grants International Essay Prize Exhibition Research & Development Grants AAMC Foundation Engagement Program for International Curators For a complete listing of Terra Foundation academic awards, fellowships, and grant opportunities, please visit: www.terraamericanart.org/academic-awards Program details may change due to institutional and/or government compliance; please check with administering institutions for up-to-date information, including eligibility requirements and application procedures and deadlines.]]> Tue, 24 Jan 2017 07:03:22 +0000 <![CDATA[Funding Opportunity - Emeritus Fellowships]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000002026 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000002026 https://www.leverhulme.ac.uk/funding/grant-schemes/emeritus-fellowships Application Deadline: 2 February 2017 at 4pm  ]]> Tue, 24 Jan 2017 07:03:22 +0000 <![CDATA[Voluntary - Front of House Volunteers at The Handel & Hendrix Museum]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000002012 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/00000002012 https://handelhendrix.org/ Please contact Elena Millis (Volunteer Supervisor) for more details: emillis@handelhendrix.org / 02073991959 Application Deadline: 28/2/2017  ]]> Tue, 24 Jan 2017 07:03:22 +0000