Approximate Date of Posting: January 20, 2017
Position: Paper Conservation Fellow
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts
Time Frame: September 1, 2017 (1 Year)
Compensation: Stipend, two weeks vacation, two weeks research leave, and a $2,000 travel allowance are provided
Source: Archives Gig
We are pleased to offer a twelve-month fellowship in the conservation of works on paper beginning September 1, 2017. The candidate will have the opportunity to work on a wide range of paper-based materials, in a modern, well-equipped conservation laboratory. The candidate may also have the opportunity to participate in on-site collection surveys, treatment projects, and educational programs.
The applicant should have a Master’s Degree from a recognized conservation training program or have equivalent experience from a formal apprenticeship. In addition to a stipend, two weeks vacation, two weeks research leave, and a $2,000 travel allowance are provided. Interested applicants should send a resume, three letters of professional reference, and three sample treatment reports to Mary Schobert, Director of Conservation, CCAHA, 264 S. 23rd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103.
Deadline: March 3, 2017