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Walters Art Gallery

Walters Art Gallery-Baltimore, MD
The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore seeks an experienced, energetic, and innovative scholar to head the department of ancient art, consisting of 3,200 works of Ancient Near Eastern, Egyptian, Greek, Etruscan, and Roman art. Expertise in Egyptian art preferred, with specialty in Greek and/or Roman art also considered. Candidates must be team players and sensitive to diverse audiences, possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and value the collection's public role. Responsibilities include research, interpretation, installation and publication of the collection; development of exhibition projects; recommendation of acquisitions/deaccessions and solicitation of gifts; full participation in the museum's education and public programs and in all curatorial-related activities (loan/acquisitions review, exhibition reviews, grant-writing); active contribution to scholarship in field of expertise. Candidates must have five to eight years' professional experience and a Ph.D. in art history and/or a related field, and/or equivalent experience in the field including a record of publication and exhibition organization. Salary commensurate with experience. Excellent benefits. Please send letter of interest, résumé including names of three references, and selected publications to: Ms. Brenda Jackson, Department of Human Resources, Walters Art Gallery, 600 N. Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21201. An EEO/AA employer.

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