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A. W. Mellon Fellow for Modern Art

SAINT LOUIS ART MUSEUM
 
 
JOB DESCRIPTION: A. W. Mellon Fellow for Modern Art
 
REPORTS TO: Curator and Head of Department of Modern and Contemporary Art
 
SUPERVISES: No direct supervisory responsibilities
 
LIMITED TERM (3 Years)
 
SPECIFICATIONS: M.A. in modern art history or related field required; Ph.D. and specialization in the history of German Expressionist painting strongly preferred. Minimum two years previous museum experience is also desired in addition to a demonstrated commitment to scholarship through research, exhibitions, and publications. 
 
JOB PURPOSE: The main purpose of this Fellowship is to research the German Expressionism collection at the Saint Louis Art Museum and to be the primary author of a scholarly catalogue of this collection. During the 3-year term, the Fellow will work with members of the Department of Modern and Contemporary Art as well as staff throughout the Museum and colleagues and collectors in the community.
 
DUTIES, WORK PERFORMED:
SAINT LOUIS ART MUSEUM IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
 
All successful candidates for this position will be required to submit to a criminal background check and drug test.