UCLA/Getty Interdepartmental Program in Conservation of Archaeological and Ethnographic Materials
Open Position: Research Associate, NEH Embedding Sustainability in Cultural Heritage Conservation Education Initiative
Dates: June 1, 2021 – March 31, 2022
The UCLA Conservation of Archaeological and Ethnographic Materials Interdepartmental Program invites applications for a Research Associate position from June 1, 2021 – March 31, 2022 to participate in the initial phase of an initiative to integrate sustainability into cultural heritage conservation education. Work will be remote until October 1, 2021 when the Research Associate will be present on the UCLA campus. The start date is flexible, and part time work over an extended period will be considered. The salary for the ten month period will be based on an annual rate of $56,752 plus benefits. Applications are due by March 8, 2021.
The Embedding Sustainability in Cultural Heritage Conservation Education initiative is conceived as a multi-year project. During this first eighteen month phase, we will conduct initial research, assemble a full advisory committee, and develop a strategic plan along with a grant proposal to support the following phases. The Research Associate will work with project directors, Professors Ellen Pearlstein and Glenn Wharton, to achieve these goals.
Additional information is posted on our website: https://conservation.ucla.edu/content/job-opportunity-research-associate...