Sainsbury Research Unit for the Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas Lecturer Position Available

LECTURER IN THE ARTS OF THE PACIFIC
Sainsbury Research Unit for the Arts of Africa, Oceania & the Americas
University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
Closing date: 19 January 2009
Interview date: 27 February 2009 (probable)


Academic Grade 3: £37,651 to £43,622 per annum

Applications are invited for an indefinite full-time Lectureship in the Sainsbury Research Unit for the Arts of Africa, Oceania & the Americas, School of World Art Studies and Museology, University of East Anglia, UK, to commence on 1 September 2009.

Exhibition: Aho Whenua-Threads sown from Earth, A collection of Contemporary Māori Weaving, Ceramics, Painting, and Jewellery

26 January - 4 March 2013
PATAKA Art + Museum
Blue Pacific Gallery

Showcasing recent work by: Davina Duke, Hera Johns, Karuna Douglas, Ngaahina Hohaia, Noelle Jakeman, Rhonda Halliday, Sofia Minson, Stevei Houkamau, Todd Douglas, Tracey Huxford, Veranoa Hetet, Victor Te Paa.

Australian Museum Seeks Manager of Cultural Collections and Community Engagement

The Australian Museum
Manager, Cultural Collections and Community Engagement
Closing Date: 30 January, 2009


The Manager of Cultural Collections and Community Engagement will provide leadership for the unit in both the tangible and intangible cultural heritage areas.

Qualifications:
High level experience in Anthropology or Cultural Studies as well as management of cultural collections, preferably in a leadership role.

Call for Proposals Rijksmuseum Volkenkunde

The National Museum of Ethnology calls for proposals for the Dr. Steven Engelsman Grant. The Dr. Steven Engelsman Grant provides financial support to young scientific talent and wants to boost ethnographic research done on our collections. Students of the Master of Museum Studies at Leiden University and Research Associates affiliated to the National Museum of Ethnology, can apply for a Dr. Steven Engelsman Grant. There are six grants in total: two of € 500, two of € 1,000 and two of € 1,500.