The Terrace Research Associate in Egyptian Art will 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, object transport and housing; other duties as assigned.
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.
For consideration, please submit your cover letter, résumé, contact information for two references, and your availability during the period June - September 2014 to: firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also submit your materials via postal mail to: Human Resources Department, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 465 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115. Only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 15, 2014