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Position at Buffalo State College

From: Meredeth Lavelle <lavellma<-at->
Date: Monday, September 21, 2009
Director and Professor Art Conservation
The Buffalo State College Art Conservation Department

The Buffalo State College Art Conservation Department would like to
post the following job announcement: Director and Professor Art

Applications are invited for the position of Director of Art
Conservation Department. This is a full-time, permanent position
that is a twelve-month continuous academic appointment as associate
or full-professor level with tenure. Salary competitive.

Responsibilities: The director will provide vision and leadership to
advance and enhance the department's position as a premier graduate
program with an international reputation. He/she will oversee all
academic and administrative aspects of the department, including
curriculum, facilities, personnel, budget, grant writing and
fundraising, and college, community, and professional partnerships
and outreach. The director will contribute to the intellectual
climate of the department through scholarship, teaching and service.

Required qualifications: A terminal degree in a relevant academic
field of study; demonstrated experience in a field of visual art or
material culture; experience in management/ administration.

Preferred qualifications: Experience working in a museum and/or
academic institution; experience working in conservation or with
conservators of art/ material culture; evidence of distinction in
teaching, scholarship and service; experience in grant writing and
fundraising; evidence of collegial relationships.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the
position is filled. We encourage interested applicants to apply for
this job positing online at Inquiries
should be directed to dirartcon<-at->buffalostate<.>edu.

Buffalo State College is the largest four-year comprehensive college
in the State University of New York (SUNY) system. The campus is
located in the museum district of Buffalo, the second largest city
in New York State. For more information about the college, visit


The Art Conservation Department offers an internationally recognized
three-year program of graduate instruction leading to the MA degree
and a certificate of advanced study in art conservation, and is
currently planning for expansion of the space devoted to the
program. For information about the Department, please visit


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