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ANDREW W. MELLON POSTGRADUATE FELLOWSHIP IN PAPER CONSERVATION

How You Will Contribute:
The Philadelphia Museum of Art is looking to fill a two year Andrew W. Mellon Postgraduate Fellowship in Paper Conservation, beginning September 1, 2018 and ending August 31, 2020. Working with the two staff paper conservators in the state-of-the art laboratory, the Fellowship will focus on conservation of European and American art on paper and include Indian paintings, East Asian scrolls and screens, as well as photographs. Position includes benefits and travel stipend for research.

Application deadline: 
1 Mar 2018

Buildings & Landscape Curator

UK, England, Various
Salary: £36,880 to £38,929 per annum
Closing date: 11 February 2018

Application deadline: 
11 Feb 2018

Museum Manager

Salary: £29,799 - £38,833 per annum

The Museum of Zoology is one of the nation's leading natural history collections. Following a £4.1 million renovation, the Museum will fully reopen in late June 2018.

Application deadline: 
2 Feb 2018

Project conservator - Science Museum

Project conservator, 9 months
Closing date 7th February
UK £24500-25500 pro rata p.a.
Science Museum, London, UK

The Science Museum is seeking a highly skilled, friendly and enthusiastic Conservator to work on a major new temporary exhibition about the Sun.

Application deadline: 
7 Feb 2018

Senior Conservator, Science Museum

Job title: Senior Conservator
Application closing date: 14/02/2018
Location: Science Museum at Blythe House - London
Salary: £27,000 - £30,000 + benefits

Are you an enthusiastic and knowledgeable conservator? Do you have experience of 3-d object remedial conservation treatment and an understanding of Health and Safety practice?

Application deadline: 
14 Feb 2018

Conservator: Digitisation Project

Caring for the world's knowledge
The British Library leads and collaborates in growing the world's knowledge base. We have signed a major partnership to make thousands of digitised historic documents and ancient manuscripts relating to centuries of history of the Gulf available online to researchers, scholars and the general public across the Gulf region and around the world. The Collection Care department, which comprises some 40 people, is responsible for the care of one of the largest, richest and most diverse research collections in the world.

Application deadline: 
11 Feb 2018

Workshop on Nanocellulose films: a mending material for transparent substrates

The two day intensive course will provide emerging and established conservation professionals with theoretical and practical foundations for understanding the use of nanocellulose films for conservation. These films are ideal for repairing transparent and translucent supports - they are nearly transparent under transmitted light and have excellent mechanical and ageing characteristics. For further details, see the recent article in The Journal of Paper Conservation, 2017 vol 18, no. 1, p 18-21.

24 May 2018 to 25 May 2018
Deadline: 
15 Apr 2018

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