Exhibition Text Writers
The Supreme Council of Antiquities (SCA) of the Arab Republic
of Egypt is seeking one specialist in Islamic Art and Architecture
and one specialist in the colonial/modern periods (18th and 19th
centuries) of Egypt to assist with the writing of exhibition text for
the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization, a new museum
scheduled to open in Cairo in 2012. The successful candidates
will work under the supervision of a Senior Egyptologist, at the
direction of the Secretary General of the SCA, Dr. Zahi Hawass,
and will be based in the Secretariat in Zamalek.
- An M.A. in Islamic Art and Architecture or Middle East Studies
with an emphasis on Modern Egyptian History
- Excellent written English is essential, with experience in writing in
English for the general public
- A good command of Arabic is necessary
Salaries commensurate with experience.
Please send a cover letter, CV and references to Rania Galal.