Terrace Research Associate in Egyptian Art, Summer 2012

Thursday, March 15, 2012


Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
465 Huntington Avenue
2115 Boston , MA
United States
42° 20' 20.6304" N, 71° 5' 37.7448" W
Massachusetts US

Description: Perform a range of curatorial activities in the Department of Art of the Ancient World.  Projects will be determined by the department according to greatest need.  Duties may include: sorting through archival material, improvement of records in the MFA's collections-management database, assisting visiting scholars, assisting with gallery work; other duties as assigned.

Qualifications: Advanced graduate student in Egyptology preferred.  Excellent clerical, computer, and communication skills required.  Attention to detail and accuracy a must.  Applicants must be able to provide proof of U.S. work authorization at the time of hire.

Period: Approximately 3 months (35 hours/week); starting date negotiable

Salary: $18.15 per hour, with no benefits

To apply: Send cover letter, resume, contact information for two references, and your availability during the period June -- September 2012 to:

Human Resources Department
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
465 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115-5523

Email: resumes@mfa.org

Only those candidates chosen for interviews will be contacted.  The MFA is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity.

Institution or Company offering position: 
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Contact Name: 
Lawrence Berman