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Subject: Position at Finnish Jabal Haroun Project

Position at Finnish Jabal Haroun Project

From: Heikki Hayha <heikki.hayha>
Date: Tuesday, January 25, 2000
Conservator with Experience in the Middle- east

The Finnish Jabal Haroun Project, an archaeological investigation of
a Byzantine monastery near Petra, Jordan, would like to get in touch
with a professional and experienced conservator for the purpose of
discussing potential collaboration. The following qualifications are

    At least 10 years in conservation including at least 5 years of
    active work in archaeological conservation, most preferably in a
    Near Eastern country.

    Considerable expertise in consolidation, conservation and
    protection of architectural monuments. This includes the
    experience in strengthening and replacing sandstone blocks in
    walls, protection of extant walls, preparation of new binding
    mortars and consolidation of wall plaster.

    Good knowledge and practical experience in consolidation and
    conservation of mosaic floors.

    Basic knowledge of conservation of archaeological artefacts (
    metals, glass, ceramics).

    Ability and willingness to carry out the on-site conservation
    training for two conservation students.

    Ability to live for two summer months in simple ( camp-like) and
    demanding conditions, and in hot climate of the Near East.

For further information please contact

    Dr. Zbigniew Fiema,
    Chief Archaeologist
    Finnish Jabal Haroun Project
    sari.pouta [at] evamk__fi

                  Conservation DistList Instance 13:41
                Distributed: Thursday, January 27, 2000
                       Message Id: cdl-13-41-034
Received on Tuesday, 25 January, 2000

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