Reports to Sr. Collections Manager. Coordinates and implements all aspects of museum collections management, with particular focus on supporting research use of the collection. Performs a wide range of curatorial and administrative duties, requiring specialized knowledge of specified collections. Oversees and carries out day-to-day work with the collection.
Upcoming and Current Conferences
National Museums Scotland (NMS) in the Department for World Cultures is searching for a Principal Curator working on the collection of Africa, Oceania and Americas (with a preference for expertise in Oceanic collections).
We invite presentations, workshops, papers, roundtable discussions and panel proposals relating to concepts of media practice, presenting case studies of media initiatives both from the region and internationally and providing analysis of recent developments, challenges and successes in the areas of communication and social change. We welcome proposals for exhibitions, film screenings or performances.
The Pacific Arts Association (Pacific) invites you to attend a 2-day symposium focused on both the ancient and contemporary connections amongst Austronesian peoples/artists. It will be hosted by the Tjibaou Cul- tural Centre in Noumea, New Caledonia, on 24-25 May, 2014.
Lalovai Peseta, Béatrice Camallonga, Francis Pesamino, Jeffry Feeger, and Yvonne C. Neth now have their works on display in a virtual gallery orgnized by the Pacific Islands Society (PacSoc). The stunning online gallery can be accessed here: pacificislandssociety.com/programs/arts-culture/pacific-artists- ..
State Society and Governance in Melanesia Program is offering twelve scholarship awards to graduate students, scholars and researchers from universities, research institutions, NGOs and other professional bodies in the Pacific Islands and Timor Leste, to participate in the
2014 Pacific Research Colloquium. Payment of full travel costs to and from Canberra, plus accommodation and living expenses, will be provided to successful applicants from the Pacific and Timor Leste.
There is still time to register and attend the upcoming PAA XI International Symposium in Vancouver, BC!
Please visit the PAA XI International Sympoisum page to find updated information about the following:
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.
An assistant professor