International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property

Book Conservator -

Employer: University of Bergen
Job location: Bergen
We have three positions for book and/or paper conservators at the University of Bergen, Norway:
(Book) Conservator (221834) | University of Bergen (

At The University of Bergen Library (UBL), there is currently a vacancy for a permanent 100% book conservator/bookbinder (head engineer 1087) position. There are also two 100% temporary positions (substitute) as paper or book conservators from autumn 2022 through spring 2025. The positions are linked to the Section of Special Collections and includes duties related to UiB's project "Sikre Samlinger" (Safeguard the Collections). The Section manages and disseminates to the public important collections of cultural and historical value, such as photographs, antiquarian books, manuscripts and archives, newspapers, and maps. One of the collections is included in UNESCO's "Memory of the World" list, while several others are part of "Norway's documentary heritage" list.

For further information about the position, please contact Alexandros Tsakos, scientific manager of the Manuscript and Rare Book Collection, at 55588832,, or Bjørn-Arvid Bagge, the Section's leader, at 55582572, 98853148 (cell phone),
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