Job Responsibilities : Norma Jean Calderwood Associate Curator of Islamic and Later Indian Art
Salary : $17 per hour
Company : Harvard University
Location : Temporarily remote US
Educational requirements : Graduate
The Calderwood Associate Curator of Islamic and Later Indian Art in the Division of Asian and Mediterranean Art will join the museums as a broad multi-year rethinking and reframing of the permanent collection galleries is underway.
Integral to this effort will be discussions and collaboration with curatorial colleagues as well as with community stakeholders.
The Calderwood Associate Curator will also contribute to shaping an overall institutional vision for the Harvard Art Museums that promote a more equitable and inclusive cultural space.
Additional Qualifications and Skills
- Record of scholarship and achievement in the field of Islamic and/or South Asian art.
- Demonstrated commitment to equity and inclusion in museum practice and to engaging a wide range of audiences and constituencies.
- A commitment to playing an active role in a lively and rigorous university setting.
- Experience in teaching working with students and/or mentoring is a plus.
- Experience working with donors collectors and museum patrons is a plus.
- Excellent collaborator with a sense of accountability to others.
- Diplomacy tact and organizational acumen.