<![CDATA[Jobs & opportunities]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/rss/52 Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:55:30 +0000 Zend Framework Zend_Feed en-us http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss <![CDATA[Job Opportunity - Assistant Professor - Fine Arts (Art History), Indiana University Northwest, USA]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1496 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1496 For further information and to apply please visit: https://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/1008 Application Deadline: 15 October 2014  ]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:55:30 +0000 <![CDATA[Job Opportunity - Assistant Professor of Asian Art and Architecture, Brown University, USA ]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1494 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1494 begin July 1, 2015. The department is open to any sub-field, including Chinese, Japanese, Korean or South Asian, as well as to scholars working cross-culturally. Interest in cross–disciplinary teaching with faculty in other fields of the humanities and social sciences, as well as collaboration with faculty and curators at the Rhode Island School of Design will be welcome. The Assistant Professor of the History of Asian Art and Architecture will teach undergraduate lecture courses, conduct seminars for a popular major, and mentor doctoral students into the profession while cultivating a reputation for their own innovative and important scholarship. Applicants should have the PhD and a record of exemplary teaching experience. They are looking for outstanding scholars with an interest in the broad context of the history of art and architecture, and are committed to contributing diverse perspectives to the department and to the university. Candidates should provide a letter of application and curriculum vitae, and three names of potential referees. Please submit all materials online at: apply.interfolio.com/26099. Applications received by 17 November 2014 will receive full consideration. The search will remain open until filled or closed.]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:55:30 +0000 <![CDATA[Job Opportunity - History of Art teacher (Part-time Maternity Cover), Latymer Upper School, London]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1493 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1493 www.latymer-upper.org Completed application forms and a covering letter should be sent to the Head at Latymer Upper School, 237 King Street, London W6 9LR, or by email to: HRRecruitment@latymer-upper.org as soon as possible. The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check Closing date: Thursday 25 September 2014 (4pm)]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:55:30 +0000 <![CDATA[Job Opportunity - Herald Chair of Fine Arts, Faculty of Arts, The University of Melbourne, Australia]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1491 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1491 The next Herald Chair will be an intellectual leader able to demonstrate a strong commitment to the public profile of Art History. The School of Culture & Communication is working in association with The Insight Group, global executive search partners, for this appointment. Enquiries should be forwarded to: Dr Leslie Kilmartin, Principal, Insight Group, Tel +61 3 9654 3288, Email lkilmartin@insightgroup.com.au Applications should be made via the University website (see below). Employment Type: Full-time (continuing) position Salary: AUD$170,900 p.a. plus 17% superannuation Close date: 2 November 2014 For position information and to apply online go to: http://hr.unimelb.edu.au/careers, go to ‘Job Search and Job Alerts’, click on the relevant option (‘Current Staff’ or ‘Prospective Staff’) and search under the job title or job number 0033641.]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:55:30 +0000 <![CDATA[Job Opportunity - National Programmes Manager at Tate]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1490 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1490 21 September 2014. Find out more, inlucing how to apply, on this dedicated Tate jobs page.]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:55:30 +0000 <![CDATA[Funding Opportunity - 2015-2016 Getty Research Institute Scholar Grant and Fellowship, Los Angeles, USA]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1484 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1484 The Getty Research Institute theme, “Art and Materiality,” aims to explore how the art object and its materiality have enhanced the study of art history. Scholars, working with conservators and scientists, are gaining insight into the process of art making from raw material to finished object, as well as the strategic deployment of materials both for their aesthetic qualities and for their power to signify. The Getty Villa theme, “The Classical World in Context: Egypt,” will focus on relations between the cultures of the classical world and Egypt from prehistory to the coming of Islam. Through trade, warfare, diplomacy, and other methods of exchange, these civilizations had a crucial, and often reciprocal, impact on cultural trajectories in both spheres. For more information about each theme please visit: http://www.getty.edu/research/scholars/years/future.html Detailed instructions are available online at: http://www.getty.edu/foundation/apply/ Please address inquiries to: Phone: (310) 440-7374 E-mail: researchgrants@getty.edu Application Deadline: November 3, 2014.    ]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:55:30 +0000 <![CDATA[Job Opportunity - Assistant Professor in the Architecture and Art of the Islamic World, University of British Columbia, Canada ]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1480 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1480 www.ahva.ubc.ca). This position in Art History presents an opportunity to engage with an interdisciplinary group of scholars within the larger academic community, including the Department of Asian Studies, the Asian Library, and Institute of Asian Research, the Department of History, the School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture, the Department of Classical Near Eastern and Religious Studies, the Department of French, Hispanic and Italian Studies, as well as the Museum of Anthropology and the Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery. Persian, Classical Arabic, and Urdu are taught at UBC. The candidate must have a PhD (or have successfully defended their dissertation) by the position start date (July 1, 2015). The successful candidate will demonstrate the potential for excellence in research and in undergraduate and graduate teaching. He or she will be expected to maintain an active program of research, publication, teaching, graduate supervision, and service. Applications & all supporting materials must be received by OCTOBER 15th, 2014 For further information and to apply please visit the UBC Faculty careers website: http://www.hr.ubc.ca/careers/faculty-careers/18991]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:55:30 +0000 <![CDATA[Job Opportunity - Fellowships for Visiting Scholars, United States Studies Centre, Australia]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1478 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1478 ugust-November 2015; March-June 2016). Funds are meant to supplement sabbatical or other salary; they are unable to provide additional research funds. The deadline for applications is 24 November 2014 for visits to begin as early as June 2015. Their criteria for selection include: demonstrated evidence of first-rate scholarship on any aspect of American or U.S. studies; potential synergies with academic staff affiliated with the Centre; and willingness to interact with the larger Australian academic community. They expect that Fellows will use the stipend to make progress on a serious writing project for which the US Studies Centre will be credited for support and will, while in residence, make a formal presentation of the research. In addition to an office, access to the University of Sydney library, and assistance in traveling to Australia and finding housing, the particular terms of the offer will be negotiated individually depending on duration of the visit and seniority of the candidate. Please note that they are unable to provide separate assistance for spouses or partners. To apply, please send the following materials electronically to ussc.applications@sydney.edu.au by 24 November 2014: 1) 3-4 page double-space proposed plan of work 2) CV 3) The names and email addresses of 2 references 4) Budget for period proposed Successful applicants will be notified by the beginning of February.    ]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:55:30 +0000 <![CDATA[Job Opportunity - Job Opportunity - Assistant or Associate Professor-Chinese Art History, the University of Chicago]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1477 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1477 For more information and to apply please visit: https://academiccareers.uchicago.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp Deadline: 15 December 2014]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:55:30 +0000 <![CDATA[Job Opportunity - Fellowship Opportunity - Yale ISM Fellows in Sacred Music, Worship, and the Arts]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1473 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1473 www.ism.yale.edu/ism-fellows. The deadline for applications is October 15, 2014.]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:55:30 +0000 <![CDATA[Job Opportunity - Job Opportunity - IFA/Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2015- 2016]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1459 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1459 Salary: $55,000 annual salary, with benefits + $10,000 housing allowance and $2,000 for travel and research expenses. Deadline: 1 November 2014 For information on how to apply, please visit: https://www.nyu.edu/gsas/dept/fineart/application-postdoc.htm  ]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:55:30 +0000 <![CDATA[Job Opportunity - Postdoctoral Fellow Opportunity - John E. Sawyer Seminar on the Comparative Study of Cultures, Houston, Texas, USA]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1449 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1449 For details and to apply, please visit: www.hrc.rice.edu/sawyerseminars. Deadline: Applications will be accepted September 1 – December 1, 2014]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:55:30 +0000 <![CDATA[Job Opportunity - Fellowship Opportunity - Henry Moore Foundation Post-doctoral Research Fellowships 2015-16]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1422 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1422 http://www.henry-moore.org/hmi/research/hmf-post-doctoral-research-fellowships The Foundation awards a grant of up to £21,000 per annum towards the fellowship. Contact and further information details: Kirstie Gregory, kirstie@henry-moore.org Application Deadline: 20 October 2014]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:55:30 +0000 <![CDATA[Job Opportunity - 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/1198 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1198 www.thebrilliantclub.org, and send the completed form with a copy of your CV to Dr Mary Henes at apply@thebrilliantclub.org.]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:55:30 +0000 <![CDATA[Funding Opportunity - Call for Applications - Scholar-in-residence at the Dutch University Institute for Art History in Florence]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1165 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1165 www.niki-florence.org]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:55:30 +0000 <![CDATA[Funding Opportunity - The Berlin Prize - Call for Applications 2014-2015]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1159 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1159 http://www.americanacademy.de/home/fellows/applications or contact: The American Academy in Berlin Attn: Fellows Selection Am Sandwerder 17-19 14109 Berlin, Germany Telephone +49-30-804-83-0 Fax +49-30-804-83-111 cs@americanacademy.de ]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:55:30 +0000 <![CDATA[Job Opportunity - Online Arts Site seeks Contributors]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1138 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1138 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."]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:55:30 +0000 <![CDATA[Funding Opportunity - Funding Opportunity - Curatorial Fellowships]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1085 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1085 The Curatorial Fellow (East Coast). Hosted by Ferens Art Gallery, Hull The fellow will focus on the role of art schools as sites of making and production (recognising their particular relationships to past industries) Display at Whitechapel Gallery: 10 December 2013 – 9 March 2014 Tour Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art: March – June 2014 The Curatorial Fellow (Midlands). Hosted by Wolverhampton Art Gallery The fellow will focus on the positioning of particular works of art and the debates and discourses that have surrounded their perceived and actual value Display at Whitechapel Gallery, 20 March – 1 June 2014 Tour Rugby Art Gallery & Muesum: June – August 2014 The Curatorial Fellow (South). Hosted by Brighton Museum & Art Gallery The fellow will focus on the role of individuals in creating visions for particular collections Display at Whitechapel Gallery 12 June – 6 September 2014 Tour Towner (Eastbourne): September – December 2014 Bursary: £10,000 Timeframe: Fellows to research with collections - June to September 2013 In addition to the research period the fellows will be involved in the installation at Whitechapel Gallery and will contribute to the public programme at the Contemporary Art Society and Whitechapel Gallery during the display. An additional fee is available for their involvement in the tour. Deadline: 5pm, 3 May 2013 Interviews: 14 and 15 May at Contemporary Art Society For further information and to download the job description click here These fellowships follow our successful Pilot scheme in the North West and are generously supported by Arts Council England.]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:55:30 +0000 <![CDATA[Funding Opportunity - Funding Opportunity - Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, University of the Arts, London]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1084 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1084 http://www.csm.arts.ac.uk/courses/postgraduate]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:55:30 +0000 <![CDATA[Funding Opportunity - Funding Opportunity - MA Art History & Curating]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1021 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/1021 http://www.hope.ac.uk/ahrc/ for further details.]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:55:30 +0000 <![CDATA[Funding Opportunity - 2013 Terra Foundation Academic Awards, Fellowships, & Grants in American Art]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/942 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/942  2013 Terra Foundation Publication Grants & Essay Prize The deadline for all essay submissions and grant applications is January 15, 2013. International Essay Prize for American Art, Smithsonian American Art Museum This prize recognizes excellent scholarship by a non-U.S. scholar in the field of historical American art (pre-1980). Manuscripts should advance understanding of American art, demonstrating new findings and original perspectives. The prize-winning essay will be translated and published in the scholarly journal American Art. Additionally, the winner receives a $1,000 award and a $2,000 travel stipend to give a presentation in Washington, D.C., and meet with museum staff and fellows. For more information, please visit americanart.si.edu/research/awards/terra/. Publication Grants These grants provide support for publication projects on historical American art (pre-1980) that make a significant contribution to scholarship and have an international dimension. Projects may include translations of texts on American art; publications written by non-U.S. scholars or those with a significant number of non-U.S. contributors; and publications with a focused thesis exploring American art in an international context. Projects must be under contract for publication. Books may receive up to $30,000; articles may receive up to $3,000. For more information, please visit terraamericanart.org/grants/publication-grants/. 2013 Terra Foundation Academic Grants & Fellowships The deadline for all academic award, fellowship, and grant applications is January 15, 2013 unless otherwise indicated. Terra Summer Residency Fellowships in Giverny, France These eight-week residential fellowships provide the opportunity to pursue individual work and research in a community of peers while being mentored by senior artists and scholars. Ten fellowships are awarded annually to predoctoral students at an advanced stage of research and writing on pre-1980 American art and visual culture and to artists with a master’s degree. Candidates must be nominated by a professor at an academic institution. Fellows receive lodging, a $5,000 stipend (artists receive an additional $300 for materials), and a contribution to travel costs. For more information, please visit terraamericanart.org/terra-summer-residency. Smithsonian American Art Museum Fellowships in Washington, D.C. These one-year residential fellowships support full-time independent research by scholars from abroad researching historical American art (pre-1980) or by U.S. scholars who are investigating international contexts for American art. Fellows receive research and travel allowances, plus a stipend of $30,000 for predoctoral fellows and $45,000 for senior or postdoctoral fellows. For more information, please visit americanart.si.edu/research/opportunity/fellows/terra. Doctoral and Postdoctoral Research Travel Grants to the United States Six to nine grants are awarded annually to doctoral students and postdoctoral scholars outside the United States to travel to the United States for research on pre-1980 American art and visual culture. Doctoral students receive up to $6,000; postdoctoral scholars (those who received their degree within ten years of the application deadline) receive up to $9,000. Destinations and duration of travel are determined by fellows. For more information, please visit terraamericanart.org/research-travel-grants. Academic Program Grants These grants provide support for symposia, colloquia, and scholarly convenings on American art that take place in Chicago or outside the United States; or that take place within the United States and examine American art within an international context and/or include a significant number of international participants. Letter of inquiry deadlines: December 14, 2012, and March 14, 2013. For more information, please visit terraamericanart.org/academic-program-grants. 2013 Terra Foundation Postdoctoral Teaching Fellowships and Visiting Professorships The deadline for all professorship and fellowship applications is January 15, 2013. Postdoctoral Teaching Fellowship at the Courtauld Institute of Art, London, 2013-2015 This two-year postdoctoral fellowship supports advanced inquiry in the history of American art, conservation, and museum studies and is integrated with the postdoctoral fellowship program of the Courtauld Institute of Art Research Forum. The selected fellow teaches three historical American art courses, participates in scholarly activities organized by the institute, and organizes an international scholarly event. Fellow receives a $134,564 stipend (over two years). For more information, please visit courtauld.ac.uk. Postdoctoral Teaching Fellowship at the Institut National d’Histoire de l’Art, Paris, 2013-2015 This two-year postdoctoral fellowship focuses on the history of American art and visual culture. The selected fellow teaches four semester-long courses to undergraduate and master’s-level students at a French university, participates in local seminars at the Institut National d’Histoire de l’Art and at the hosting university, and organizes academic programs on related research topics. The fellow receives a $107,000 stipend (over two years). For more information, please visit inha.fr. Visiting Professorships at the Courtauld Institute of Art, London, 2013-2015 Two professorships are available at the Courtauld Institute to present the best recent scholarship on historical American art. A twelve-week professorship requires administering one full-term course integrated with the institute’s curriculum and participating in other scholarly activities. A one-week intensive professorship entails a public scholarly event, a seminar, and a special visit to a London gallery, archive, collection, or library relevant to American art history. Stipends are determined by seniority of the scholars. For more information, please visit courtauld.ac.uk. Visiting Professorships at the Institut National d’Histoire de l’Art, Paris, 2013-2015 These eight-week visiting professorships focus on the history of American art and visual culture. Visiting professors give lectures and seminars at a French hosting university and participate in workshops, conferences, and other scholarly gatherings. One visiting professorship is available for each academic year. Visiting professors receive a $32,500 stipend. For more information, please visit inha.fr. Visiting Professorships at the John F. Kennedy Institute, Freie Universitat Berlin, 2013-2015 These three-month visiting professorships focus on the history of American art and visual culture. Visiting professors offer specialized courses, seminars, and lectures and participate in the larger academic community throughout their stay. Two professorships are available for each academic year. Visiting professors receive a $36,000 stipend. For more information, please visit jfki.fu-berlin.de. Terra Foundation for American Art 29 rue des Pyramides 75001 Paris – France T: 33143206701 www.terraamericanart.org]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:55:30 +0000 <![CDATA[Funding Opportunity - Call for proposals for the new BSR Conference Support Scheme Competition 2013-2014]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/879 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/879 Call for proposals for the new BSR Conference Support Scheme Competition 2013-2014 The BSR is pleased to announce the launch of its new Conference Support Scheme providing support for promising novel research on Rome and Italy. The key aim of the scheme is to provide support for genuinely interdisciplinary landmark conferences which will contribute to strategic and innovative areas of research on Rome and Italy and will link up with the BSR’s Research Themes and priorities. The scheme is open to all prospective conveners with links to UK higher education institutions. It reflects BSR’s longstanding commitment to promoting interdisciplinary research and building collaborative relationships with universities and research centres. For further information about the Scheme please go to the BSR Conferences page at http://www.bsr.ac.uk/research/conferences-at-the-bsr/  ]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:55:30 +0000 <![CDATA[Funding Opportunity - Prize - The Berlin Prize, The American Academy in Berlin]]> http://www.aah.org.uk/job/858 http://www.aah.org.uk/job/858  http://www.americanacademy.de/home/fellows/applications or contact: The American Academy in Berlin Attn: Carol Scherer Manager of Fellows Selection Am Sandwerder 17–19 14109 Berlin, Germany Telephone +49-30-804-83-0 Fax +49-30-804-83-111 cs@americanacademy.de]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:55:30 +0000