Assistant Conservator (time-based and electronic media)
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ZKM | Center for Art and Media Karlsruhe, Germany, is seeking an
to join the Conservation Department, which is a part of Museum and Exhibition Technical Services, for a twelve-month assignment.
This full-time position will be involved with the treatment and care of the Museum's Collection, outgoing loans and exhibitions and reports to the senior conservator.
The position requires a degree of a recognized conservation training program or equivalent. Candidates should demonstrate excellent analytical skills and technical ability. Persons who recently graduated are welcome. Conservators with experience in the field of contemporary art are especially encouraged to apply. Good familiarity with media art and understanding of the field of time-based or digital art is an advantage.
Applicants should have strong interpersonal skills and work well both independently and as a part of a team.
Very good German and English language skills are for his position strongly required.
This position is a one-year term appointment with a possibility of an extension for another year.
Application should be sent by September 30, 2008 to:
ZKM | Center for Art and Media Karlsruhe
Phone: + 49 721 8100 1975
Fax: + 49 721 8100 1307