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Les petites annonces de l'ICCROM sont un service destiné aux institutions professionnelles de nos États membres. Elles portent sur les sujets et évènements liés à la conservation dans le monde entier. La mise en ligne d'une petite annonce n'implique pas son approbation par l'ICCROM. Lire la clause de non-responsabilité dans son intégralité

Preventive Conservator

mars 22, 2017

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Manchester Museum, Royaume-Uni

Job location:Lieu de travail : Manchester

Description

Employment Type : Fixed Term
Duration : From 01 April 2017 to 31 January 2018
Faculty /Organisational Unit : Library & Cultural Institutions
School/Directorate : Manchester Museum
Division : Collection Management
Hours Per week : 3 days – 21 hours per week – part time
Salary : GBP 26,052 to GBP 30,175 per annum pro rata
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Job Reference : L&CI-09722

Manchester Museum is one of the cultural assets of the University of Manchester. Each institution offers a busy programme of exhibitions and associated learning and engagement activities, as well as providing rich opportunities for research. An understanding of the balance between sustainability and collection care is an increasing concern, and you will be involved in developing new policies and procedures.
Your responsibilities will include carrying our environmental monitoring throughout galleries and stores in the Manchester Museum. You will liaise with University Estates, House Services and external suppliers to ensure control equipment is maintained and functioning. You will also be responsible for the implementation of the Integrated Pest Management programme.

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Collections conservator

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Hesburgh Libraries, University of Notre Dame, États-Unis

Job location:Lieu de travail : Notre Dame, IN

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Description
The Hesburgh Libraries is encouraging applications for a special
collections conservator.

The Special Collections Conservator stabilizes and preserves rare and
unique library and archival collections in support of the Hesburgh
Libraries active teaching, research, digitization, and exhibition programs.
This work principally involves the design and execution of specialized
treatments to stabilize individual items and collections of items.
Positioned within the Specialized Collection Services Program, the Special Collections Conservator works as part of the Conservation and Analog Preservation Unit under the direction of the Unit Head, in support of the departments of Rare Books and Special Collections, University Archives, and Digitization.

Liz Dube
Head, Conservation and Analog Preservation Services
Lead Conservator
Hesburgh Libraries, University of Notre Dame
phone: (574) 631-4643


Conservator

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People’s History Museum, Royaume-Uni

Job location:Lieu de travail : Manchester

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Description
Initial two year contract with possible extension
The People’s History Museum is the home of ideas worth fighting for – where our radical past can inspire and motivate people to take action – to shape a future where ideas of democracy, equality, justice and co-operation are thriving.

In 2010 the Museum re-opened following a ?12.5 million redevelopment project which included the development of a state-of-the-art, purpose-built conservation studio. Since 2010 the museum has attracted national and international press coverage, is embedded as a key cultural attraction in Greater Manchester, and has achieved annual visitor numbers of over 100,000.

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Conservator of archaeological materials

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Maryland Archaeological Conservation Laboratory, États-Unis

Description
The Maryland Archaeological Conservation Laboratory a sub-program of the Maryland Historical Trust (Maryland Department of Planning) located at Jefferson Patterson Park and Museum in St. Leonard, Calvert County Maryland, is seeking an entry-level Conservator of archaeological materials for a short-term project.
The Conservator will work under the direction of the MAC Lab?s Head
Conservator on a collection of Native American petroglyphs, housed at the MAC Lab. The 12-week project will include a detailed inventory and
condition survey, surface cleaning of the petroglyphs, the development of a conservation strategy, and rehousing.

The position is open to current graduate students and recent graduates of an accredited Conservation graduate program. Experience in stone
conservation is desirable, but not required. The applicant must be able to lift 50 pounds, work on ladders or in crouching positions, have experience with taking and processing photographs, and experience with computers operating the Windows Office Suite (Work, Excel and Access), or other equivalent computer software programs. Prior training in health and safety and the use of lifting and moving equipment is desired. The applicant must be a US citizen or have a currently valid work visa.

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Principal Project Specialist

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J.Paul Getty Trust, États-Unis

Job location:Lieu de travail : Los Angeles, California

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Description
The Getty Conservation Institute (GCI), located at the Getty Center in Los Angeles, California, works internationally to advance conservation practice in the visual arts, broadly interpreted to include objects, collections, architecture, and sites. The Institute serves the conservation community through scientific research, education and training, model field projects, and the dissemination of the results of both its own work and the work of others in the field.

The GCI Buildings and Sites Department is seeking a Principal Project Specialist (Built/Archaeological Heritage).

The Buildings and Sites Department’s objectives are:
• Advance conservation practice through the development and implementation of model projects which incorporate strong research, planning, and educational objectives.
• Develop strong collaborative relationships so as to build local expertise, ensure sustainability, evaluate work in progress, and broadly disseminate information resulting from projects.
• Disseminate findings through professional publications and conferences; and contribute to the advancement of the field of conservation through the organization of seminars, symposia, and workshops.

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Faculty Positions

mars 20, 2017

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Ahmedabad University, Inde

Job location:Lieu de travail : Ahmedabad, Gujarat, Inde

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Description
Ahmedabad University has a Centre for Heritage Management, which has begun offering a Masters Degree Programme on Heritage Management – Master of Management Studies (Heritage Management). Faculty from various disciplines but related to heritage management may apply to any suitable school under the university, and be affiliated with the Centre for Heritage Management as well as teach in its Masters programme. For inquiry and submitting your resume and cover letter, please email to deanamsom@ahduni.edu.in

Date limite de dépôt des candidatures :
30 avril 2017


ICAR – International Journal of Young Conservators and Restorers of Works of Art

mars 8, 2017

Publication

Appel à articles

ICAR – International Journal of Young Conservators and Restorers of Works of Art, , Royaume-uni

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Description
On behalf of the Editorial Board I would like to invite all emerging conservators to submit abstracts of their papers to the new issue of “ICAR – International Journal of Young Conservators and Restorers of Works of Art”. The first issue is now in print and will be available to order in March 2017 (printed version and digital version of full journal and single articles).

Call for Papers for the second issue of ICAR – International Journal of Young Conservators and Restorers of Works of Art is open until 31st of March 2017.

Further detailed guidelines about how to publish in “ICAR” are available at:
• www.icarthejournal.org – our website
• www.facebook.com/icarthejournal – Facebook profile of ICAR
• www.facebook.com/events/1516090038431777 – Facebook event “Call for papers – 2nd issue of ICAR”

Paulina Miąsik
Head of the Office of ICAR


Conservator

mars 3, 2017

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University of Miami, États-Unis

Job location:Lieu de travail : Coral Gables

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Description
Head of Preservation Strategies

The University of Miami Libraries seeks nominations and applications for a creative, innovative professional to serve as leader for preservation. Under the direction of the Associate Dean for Collection Strategies, the Head of Preservation Strategies is responsible for the operation and further development of a comprehensive preservation program for the UM Libraries. The Head of Preservation Strategies will oversee and coordinate all preservation/conservation efforts, including
the management of general collection care activities, the conservation lab and services, disaster/emergency planning and recovery, environmental monitoring, integrated pest management, education and outreach efforts, and exhibition and digitization support activities.
The incumbent collaborates in digital collection preservation activities; the incumbent will also be a team member on a four-year Mellon grant which brings together the University’s Libraries and
Art Museum to explore opportunities for collaboration in service to the academic community.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applications and nominations will be accepted until a suitable candidate is selected. Applications should be submitted electronically and must include a letter of interest, curriculum vitae and the names of three references. The references will not be contacted before the appropriate time. Send nominations and applications to:
e-mail: richter.recruiting@miami.edu


Conservator of Works of Art on Paper (Prints)

février 27, 2017

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Fitzwilliam Museum, Royaume-Uni

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Description

Salary range 34,956 GBP – 46,924 GBP

Permanent role, Full-Time

The Fitzwilliam Museum houses over half a million works of art and antiquities from four continents spanning a period of four thousand years in which most, if not all, major civilisations are represented. The Museum and its staff are known internationally for excellence in research, exhibitions and public engagement. As well as being the principal museum of the University of Cambridge, and both a centre and resource for research and teaching within the University, the Fitzwilliam Museum is the largest cultural venue in the East of England region, welcoming around 500,000 visitors a year.It is also the lead partner of the University of Cambridge Museums (UCM), a partnership of eight University Museums and the Botanic Garden.

This role is one of two Conservator of Works of Art on Paper posts that are on equal grading. This role will take particular responsibility for care and conservation of the collection of prints. The other role has particular responsibility for the collection of drawings. However, it is expected that each role can cover for the other in any area of the work, as need arises.

The successful candidate will report to and advise the Head of Conservation and Keeper of Paintings, Drawings and Prints concerning identification, prioritisation, scheduling and planning of preventive and interventive conservation projects across the collections; assess conservation needs associated with exhibitions, redisplay and outward
loans; schedule and plan conservation and mounting for these, with particular responsibility for the collection of prints.

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Lecturer/Senior Lecturer

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Conservation and Technology Department, The Courtauld Institute of Art, Royaume-Uni

Job location:Lieu de travail : Londres

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Description
The Courtauld Institute of Art is the UK’s leading institution for teaching and research into the History of Art and the conservation of paintings, and is also home to one of the finest small art museums in the world.

The Courtauld Institute of Art seeks to appoint a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer to support and deliver research led teaching and research activity in the Department of Conservation & Technology and in The Courtauld.

The successful candidate will hold a recognised postgraduate qualification in painting conservation, with significant practical experience, preferably including work in a museum. Candidates should be prepared to supervise and undertake of practical studio and site work and to deliver lectures and seminars. Ability to initiate, supervise, carry out and publish research is a requirement of the post.
Interview Date: 21 April 2017

Youlanda Nkweteyim
HR Administrator
Tel: 020 7848 1881
Youlanda.Nkweteyim@courtauld.ac.uk
The Courtauld Institute of Art, Somerset House, Strand, London, WC2R 0RN

Date limite de dépôt des candidatures :
31 mars 2017


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