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2017-2018 Advanced Conservation Internships in book, paper, and photograph conservation

November 28, 2016

Internship

Library of Congress, United States

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Description
The Library of Congress Conservation Division announces the 2017-2018 Advanced Conservation Internships in book, paper, and photograph conservation.

Applications from conservation graduate students (or equivalent) accepted through December 31, 2016.

Application deadline:
31 December 2016


Monuments Conservation Technician Internship

November 4, 2016

Internship

Central Park Conservancy, United States

Location of Internship:Lieu du stage : New York, NY

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Description
Central Park Conservancy (CPC) with a grant from The Charles Evans Hughes Memorial Foundation is offering five full-time summer internship positions in outdoor sculpture conservation. CPC is a private, not-for-profit organization dedicated to the maintenance and preservation of Central Park
Monuments conservation technicians (MCT) will be involved in the annual program of examination, documentation, preservation and conservation of the bronze and stone sculpture in Central Park in New York City and select special projects.

Eligibility Requirements:

Applicants must be active graduate students or recent masters-level graduates in historic preservation, objects conservation or equivalent.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the US before applying and for the duration of this placement.

Applicants must possess a current United States issued driver’s license or equivalent. They must be physically able to lift 50 lbs and to wear a respirator for up to 5 hours per day.

The summer conservation program will begin on Monday, June 5th and concludes on Friday, August 11th, 2017. Pay is $14 dollars per hour. Interested applicants should respond (preferably via email) with a cover letter and C.V. or resume no later than March 31st, 2017 to:

Matthew C. Reiley
Associate Director of Conservation
Central Park Conservancy
14 E. 60th Street, 8th floor
New York, NY 10022
Cell: 347-236-9461
Fax: 212-535 0448

Application deadline:
31 March 2017


Archaeological Conservation Summer Internships

October 5, 2016

Internship

Agora Excavations, The American School of Classical Studies at Athens (ASCSA),

Location of Internship:Lieu du stage : Greece

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Description
The ASCSA Agora Excavations Conservation Laboratory is offering 2-3 Archaeological Conservation Internships for the 2017 summer excavation season. The internships will give students an opportunity to treat freshly excavated archaeological finds and to participate in an active on-site conservation laboratory. An introduction to the re-treatment, preventive and long-term care of archaeological collections will also be provided.
Applicants must currently be enrolled in a graduate or equivalent conservation program or they must have recently completed their studies in conservation. All successful candidates are responsible for their travel arrangements to and from Athens, Greece and are required to obtain their
own medical insurance for the duration of their internship. Housing and a modest stipend are provided for each intern during their internship.
Internships may vary in length from 6 to 8 weeks and are undertaken from early June to early August. Applicants should indicate in their application their approximate preferred dates within this time frame. Two referees are
requested to write letters of recommendation for each applicant.

Maria Tziotziou
Head of Conservation, Agora Excavations
The American School of Classical Studies at Athens
Souidias 54
GR-10676 Athens
GREECE
Email: maria@agathe.gr

Application deadline:
15 December 2016


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