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Romare Bearden Minority Museum Fellowship
Saint Louis Art Musuem
St. Louis, Missouri, USA
The Saint Louis Art Museum is pleased to announce a 12-month museum fellowship that provides beginning professionals an opportunity to work throughout the Art Museum. The Romare Bearden Minority Fellowship, now in its 22nd year, is designed to build a pool of outstanding minority professionals for art museum work. The Bearden Fellow is fully integrated into the Museum with the opportunity to work with various Museum departments including education,publications, curatorial, registrar and development and on a special project with the Romare Bearden Foundation. Specific assignments will be tailored to the Fellow’s skill and the institutions’ needs. Duties will include research, program development, teaching, and the preparation of interpretive materials and program.
To be eligible for the fellowship, the applicant must have completed at least one year of graduate school by June 2014 in art history, art education, museum studies, area studies or related fields. Applicant must have good written and verbal communication skills, be able to work independently and manage multiple assignments. The Romare Bearden Fellow will receive a salary of $31,745, full time benefits package and an educational travel allowance.
Prospective Fellows must complete the on-line application, upload a cover letter explaining your interest in the fellowship, a resume, a writing sample in the humanities area, three letters of recommendation (academic and professional), and undergraduate and graduate transcripts(copies are acceptable). Only complete applications will be reviewed. Application deadline is March 16, 2014 and employment date is July 15, 2014.
To be considered, please apply to: www.slam.org/careers
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Saint Louis Art Museum
Attn: Human Resources
One Fine Arts Drive, Forest Park
St. Louis, MO 63110-1380
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; (314) 655-5437
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This job posted by MERC from January 13 through March 17.The last update to this page was 3-5-14.