Want to have your résumé reviewed by an archivist?

Hi Readers!

The SAA annual meeting is fast approaching.  Once again, the Career Center is a fantastic resource for all of you job-seekers out there.  Whether you’d like someone to read over your résumé/CV, give you feedback on a cover letter, or just talk about job applications in general – this is the place to be!  We’ve got a huge number of volunteer advisers this year, and they are eager to meet you at the Career Center.

Would you like to see the schedule of advisers and sign up to see one of them?  Look no further than here!

Drop-ins are allowed, but to be sure you see the adviser of your choice, please email me at mclowe@wisc.edu by July 21st.

And then distribute this information to all of your job-seeking friends who are also attending SAA – the more, the merrier.

Questions?  Email me at the address above.


Have a lovely day, folks!




New York, NY: Archivist, Robert Rauschenberg Foundation

The Robert Rauschenberg Foundation (RRF) is seeking an Archivist to provide leadership and management in the creation of RRF’s first formal archive since the transfer of all property to the Foundation.  Additionally, the Archivist should establish a vision and plan to increase use of the archives and support for scholars, students and curators toward scholarship of Rauschenberg and his contemporaries.

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Washington, DC: PT Preservation Hub Manager, Dance Heritage Coalition

Job Opening Title: Preservation Hub Manager
Institution/Organization Name: Dance Heritage Coalition
Job Location (City, State, Province, Country): DC
Application Deadline: July 21, 2014
Years of experience required: 1

Flexible part-time position averaging 15-20 hours per week
Salary: $22/hour

Position reports to Libby Smigel, Executive Director, Dance Heritage Coalition

Duties and Responsibilities
The Dance Heritage Coalition Video Preservation Hub Manager in Washington, D.C. plays a major role in the completion of a Mellon grant for the digitization of 900 hours of video for inclusion in the Dance Heritage Coalition “Secure Media Network,” to be concluded in early 2015.  In addition, the Hub Manager will take on a number of responsibilities for the operation and maintenance of the video digitization station and the future development of the Dance Heritage Coalition Secure Media Network for archival digital assets, potentially continuing beyond the end of the grant.

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