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Post-graduate Fellowship in Book Conservation

March 28, 2017

Fellowship

Morgan Library & Museum, United States

Location of fellowship:Lieu du bourse : New York, NY

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Description :
Pine Tree Foundation Post-Graduate Fellowship in Rare Book Conservation
Thaw Conservation Center, Morgan Library & Museum (full-time, beginning
September 2017)

The Morgan Library & Museum announces a one-year fellowship in rare book
conservation, renewable for a second year. The purpose of the fellowship is to provide an emerging book conservator with a mentored post-graduate opportunity, working under the guidance of an experienced staff of book and paper conservators in an active museum and research library environment with extraordinary holdings of books, manuscripts and works of art on paper. Projects of progressive complexity will develop decision-making and treatment skills as applied to the preservation, repair, rebinding, exhibition and loan of bound materials, both printed and manuscript. The fellow will participate in all Thaw Center activities, including ongoing technical research and materials testing projects.

The Thaw Conservation Center is a major resource in New York City for the conservation and technical study of bound materials.

Qualifications:
Applicants should be recent graduates of a recognized graduate-level
program in conservation or be able to demonstrate the acquisition of
equivalent skills and knowledge through work/life experience.

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Doctoral Research Fellowships (SKO 1017)

March 22, 2017

Fellowship

University of Oslo, Norway

Location of fellowship:Lieu du bourse : Oslo

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Description :
A number of Doctoral Research Fellowships (SKO 1017) are available at the Department of Archaeology, Conservation and History, University of Oslo.

Conservators are encouraged to apply within the research area: ‘Innovative (non-invasive) scientific methods for the characterization, cleaning, and study of degradation phenomena of painted surfaces’. The successful candidate would work in Conservation Studies under Associate Professor Francesco Caruso ( francesco.caruso@iakh.uio.no ).
Noelle L.W. Streeton PhD
Associate Professor
Conservation Studies, IAKH
University of Oslo
Post box 1019, Blindern

Application deadline:
20 April 2017


Post-graduate Fellowship in Photography Conservation

March 20, 2017

Fellowship

Amon Carter Museum of American Art,

Location of fellowship:Lieu du bourse : Fort Worth, Texas USA

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Description :
Two-Year advanced training fellowship in the conservation of photographic materials. Under the supervisor of the Conservator of Photographs, the Fellow will participate in all departmental activities including examination, documentation, analysis, and treatment on the Amon Carter Museum’s extensive collection of photographs, and will contribute significantly to the institution’s program of exhibitions. In addition, the Fellow will conduct research on the collection and is expected to produce a formal paper before the end of the appointment based on research completed during the fellowship.

The Fellowship will provide excellent hands-on treatment experience and practice in conservation management for the museum’s collection. By participating in all the departmental activities, the Fellow will gain professional experience in the conservation of photographs while commencing a conservation career.

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