The museum’s Asian Art department seeks applications for the position of Assistant Curator of Asian Art with a specialty in the field of Korean art or ancient Chinese art and archaeology. Working under the direction of the curator of the relevant collection, the assistant curator will be charged with conducting research for the interpretation, display, and publication of the museum’s important holdings, developing gallery rotations, and assisting in the development of exhibitions, collections, donor relations, and community engagement in the field of specialization. The candidate should possess demonstrated expertise and language capabilities in the relevant field, a broad familiarity with museum practices, excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills, and a willingness to serve diverse public constituencies.
M.A. in Asian art history required; Ph.D. or ABD preferred.
Applications, including a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, writing sample, and names of three references, should be submitted by November 15, 2014.