Getty Conservation Institute, United States
Job location:Lieu de travail : Los Angeles CA
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The Getty Conservation Institute is seeking a paintings or objects conservator with experience in the conservation of modern and contemporary art, an interest in scientific research and its application to conservation practice, and a keen interest in education to fill the position of Project Specialist. The Project Specialist will be primarily responsible for implementing a series
of courses, workshops and didactic resources associated with the GCI’s Research into Practice workshop series; these workshops seek to enhance the connection between scientific advances and their application in the field through the timely transfer of research results and analytical processes from the laboratory to the
The Project Specialist should have a graduate qualification in conservation, with a specialty in paintings or objects, or the equivalent practical conservation experience; a Master’s degree in conservation is preferred. In addition, the Project Specialist must
have a minimum of 5-7 years of conservation work experience which should include modern and contemporary art. The candidate for this position should be able to demonstrate a familiarity with current conservation research, particularly pertaining to modern and contemporary art, experience in teaching and/or the design of training projects, as well as project management capability. The successful candidate will also have strong writing skills and the ability to contribute to and write technical reports and papers.
He/she must also be adept at handling multiple activities at once within a fast-paced and highly visible project. The Project Specialist must be available for frequent travel internationally, including trips that may be several weeks in duration. Fluency in Spanish is strongly preferred. International candidates welcome. An excellent benefits package and salary commensurate with experience will be provided.
If you have specific questions about the Project Specialist
position, please email gcistaffing<-a t->getty< . >edu
03 July 2015