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Research Assistant - Print, Drawings, and Photographs

SAINT LOUIS ART MUSEUM CURATORIAL  DIVISION
 
JOB DESCRIPTION: RESEARCH ASSISTANT PART-TIME, PRINTS, DRAWINGS, AND PHOTOGRAPHS
 
MIMIMUM OF RANGE:         $15.00/HOUR
 
REPORTS TO: Curator of Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
 
SUPERVISES: N/A
 
QUALIFICATIONS:   B.A. in Art History or closely related subject required, M.A. preferred. Work closely with the Curator of Prints, Drawings, and Photographs and other department staff in broad­ ranging research projects, relating to the permanent collection, acquisitions, and exhibitions. Familiarity with the history of works of art on paper preferred. Strong library research skills, as well as reading knowledge of one or more European languages (French, German, Italian) required. Excellent computer skills including familiarity with collections databases preferred.
 
JOB PURPOSE: Assist the Curator and department colleagues with research and cataloguing of works in the permanent collection, acquisitions, and rotating exhibitions from the collection.
 
DUTIES, WORK PERFORMED:
The above statements of this job description describe the general duties and level of work performed by employees assigned to this position. They do not claim to describe al l of the functions of this position. Employees may be assigned other duties and the essential functions may change, or be changed from time to time.