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Position at Wadsworth Atheneum

From: Ulrich Birkmaier <ulrich.birkmaier<-at->
Date: Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Assistant/Associate Paintings Conservator
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art

The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art is seeking candidates for the
full-time position of Assistant/Associate Paintings Conservator. The
position reports directly to the Chief Conservator.  The candidate
will be involved in all conservation-related activities, such as
treatment, examination, and technical research, and will engage with
museum curators, registrars, and educators, as well as the general
public.

The successful candidate will have a graduate degree in conservation
from a recognized program, or have equivalent work experience, as
well as strong oral and written communication skills, and an ability
to work both independently and collaboratively.  A particular
expertise is not required, but the Wadsworth Atheneum's outstanding
encyclopedic collections range from old master paintings to modern
and contemporary art, and present a variety of conservation
opportunities and challenges. An interest in American and European
decorative arts is a plus.

This position offers exciting opportunities for achievement and
growth. Compensation includes salary and a generous benefits
package.

Application materials must be received by June 20, 2013.  For
consideration, please submit a letter of interest, resume, and two
letters of recommendation to:

    Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art
    Human Resources
    600 Main Street
    Hartford CT 06103
    hr<-at->wadsworthatheneum<.>org

No phone calls please
An Equal Opportunity Employer

Ulrich Birkmaier
Chief Conservator
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art


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