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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

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

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

No phone calls please
An Equal Opportunity Employer

Ulrich Birkmaier
Chief Conservator
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art

                  Conservation DistList Instance 26:51
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Received on Tuesday, 21 May, 2013

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