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Attention to details, particularly in respect to record-keeping. Self-motivated and comfortable with the instability and freedom of freelance employment. Action With Borders maintains a website idealist.
Inthe Center for Innovation and Research in Graduate Education at the University of Washington conducted a survey of individuals who had earned a doctorate in Art History between and They summarized their findings in a study entitled Ph.
Ds in Art History: Over a Decade Later. This study is available on-line.
Individual state arts organizations and commissions often have a site for job and internship posting, see, for example, the listing for the Arizona Commission on the Arts or the California Arts Council.
Another site which lists jobs for art historians is http: A recent August, discussion on CAAH, a listserv for art and archtiectural historians maintained by Marilyn Lavin, focused on the dilemma of the un- and underemployed Art History Ph. In the course of the discussion, Judith Rodenbeck offered this very apposite summary of the sorts of marketable skills which a recent Ph.
Given the current state of the academic marketplace it is probably a very good idea to think about one's skill set as creatively as possible. These skills are, in fact, many and include: For some, you are also good at dealing with complex travel logistics and making intelligent long-term decisions based on fragmentary information; for those with quite a bit of experience teaching let alone navigating the sometimes sharky waters of graduate school the ability to deal calmly and effectively with a wide range of personalities is important, too.
And one other thing: Also, a number of museum preparators come from studio and art history backgrounds.
The entrance requirements are considerable and I am told by my conservators that the waiting lists to get into these programs are lengthy. Also, such programs assume considerable expertise in chemistry and a solid knowledge of biology.
For more on conservation programs in the US see: In that respect, they beat majors in anthropology, biology, criminal justice, drama, education, English, forestry, graphic design, health care administration, hospitality, interior design, music, nutrition, psychology, religion, sociology, and Spanish.
A smattering of representative non-teaching jobs which have recently appeared: A site with listings of current art related jobs worth visiting is www. Due to success in winning funding for an innovative technology project, we are looking for and Interactive Producer to work within a project team.
This will be a contract post for 30 months. There will be a small team within the library and you will also be part of a larger project management team working closely with our other partners and spending time at the offices of one of our technology partners.
The role will involve taking a lead role in developing the Product specification for individual products and specific ownership for content specification in the area of cultural heritage and education. Specifying the production of visual assets and use of taxonomies and various metadata schema.This page outlines the academic skills support available for postgraduate research students.
From Finish to Start: Writing your thesis with the end in view (PDF) Academic Writing for Graduate Students: Essential tasks and skills. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press. Research comprises "creative and systematic work undertaken to increase the stock of knowledge, including knowledge of humans, culture and society, and the use of this stock of knowledge to devise new applications." It is used to establish or confirm facts, reaffirm the results of previous work, solve new or existing problems, support theorems, or develop new theories.
CAREER ALTERNATIVES FOR ART HISTORIANS. Compiled by Charles M. Rosenberg E-mail: [email protected] In an article in The Chronicle of Higher Education ("No More Plan B,"' October 9, ), Anthony Grafton advised faculty who were charged with counseling and training students pursuing graduate study in history not to think of a tenure-track job in academia as the only and ideal .
Any African-American, Hispanic American, or Native American U.S. citizen or permanent resident who is majoring or planning to major in physics, and who is a high school senior, college freshman, or sophomore is eligible to apply for the scholarship.