PhD studentship

Applications are invited for an AHRC-funded collaborative PhD to research colour in Renaissance embroidery, with a particular focus on the outstanding group of over 30 Scottish and English embroideries dating from the mid-16th to the late-17th century at National Museums Scotland. This studentship is one of three fully-funded awards made by the National Museums Scotland as part of the Scottish Cultural Heritage Consortium under the AHRC's Collaborative Doctoral Partnership scheme.

Application deadline: 
30 May 2018

Archive Conservator

Lancashire Archives, an accredited archive service, is looking for an enthusiastic and highly motivated qualified archive conservator to join our team and be involved in the preservation and conservation of traditional and modern media from the12th century to the present day.

Application deadline: 
15 Apr 2018

Interdisciplinary approaches to sustainable heritage, Early Career Symposium

UCL ISH invites abstracts from PhD and early career researchers working in cultural heritage for an Early Career Symposium on Interdisciplinary Approaches to Sustainable Heritage.

The UCL Institute for Sustaianble Heritage uniquely undertakes ground-breaking research and provides solutions that stand at the intersection of policy and practice for cultural heritage.

1 May 2018
6 Apr 2018

Senior Scientist

The Getty Conservation Institute (GCI)—located at the Getty Center in Los Angeles, California, and the Getty Villa in Malibu, California—is one of the operating programs of the J. Paul Getty Trust, working internationally to advance conservation practice in the visual arts—broadly interpreted to include objects, collections, architecture, and sites. The GCI serves the conservation community through scientific research, education and training, field projects, and the dissemination of information.

Application deadline: 
31 May 2018

Course: Asian Papers and their Applications in Paper Conservation

Instructor: Minah Song
Date: July 10th - 12th, 2018, (Tue - Thu) - 3 days
Place: Galery Café Leidse Lente, Haagweg 4, Leiden, The Netherlands.
Enrollment limit : 12
Registration fee: 515 Euro (materials, samples and lunch included)
Registration: please send an email to the organizer Eliza Jacobi:

10 Jul 2018 to 12 Jul 2018

San Gemini Preservation Studies Conservation Summer Field School

Session One (May 28 – June 22)
Building Restoration – Touching the Stones

Restoration of Traditional Masonry Buildings and Sketching & Analyzing Historic Buildings
(Programme includes lectures and restoration field projects*)
Archaeological Ceramics Restoration
Analysis and Restoration of Archaeological Ceramics in Italy
(Programme includes lectures and restoration workshop)
Book Bindings Restoration
The Craft of Making and Restoring Book Bindings

28 May 2018 to 3 Aug 2018
15 Apr 2018

Institute of Historic Building Conservation Conference 2018

IHBC Annual School - Belfast 2018
Our Shared Heritage - Communication, Negotiation, Transformation
Annual School: Thursday 21 - Saturday 23 June 2018 
Day School: Friday 22 June 2018

21 Jun 2018 to 23 Jun 2018

Head of Conservation

Salary £41,842 - £48,553 per annum (BAND 3)

The Head of Conservation is an exciting new leadership role that will shape conservation at NGS for the future. Alongside your own specialist conservation discipline you will have strategic and operational responsibility for a busy department; you will work with colleagues across the organisation including our curatorial team to develop an integrated approach to conservation for NGS.

Application deadline: 
22 Apr 2018


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