The Getty

Research Associate II

2 months ago
Requisition Number
2017-2991
Position Status
LT Full-Time
Salaried/Hourly
Salaried
Category
Research
Getty Center
Program/Dept.
GRI - 0425-Scholars Program

Job Summary

Realizes and may conceive programmatic projects related to important topics in the field of art history and related disciplines, developing new and innovative approaches. Participates in strategic partnerships and other long- and short- term collaborations with arts institutions locally, nationally, and internationally. Fosters communications and collaborations across other departments and programs of the Trust. Carries on high-level independent research that will lead to outcomes, such as peer review journal articles and catalog essays.

Major Job Responsibilities

• Participates in and may lead research and programmatic projects

• Participates in strategic partnerships and other long- and short- term collaborations with arts institutions locally, nationally, and internationally

• Identifies underdeveloped areas of research in fields of art history and related disciplines

• Fosters communication and collaboration across departments and programs of the Getty Trust

• Represents program’s initiatives and projects at public and private symposia, panels, workshops, and seminars, locally, nationally, and internationally Publishes results and participates in research project exhibitions

• Develops a broad network of local, national, and international contacts within the field of art history, and within the field(s) of specialization

• Researches, presents and publishes own scholarship

 

Qualifications

  • Ph.D. or Master's degree in art history or related field
  • 0-2 years experience in academic setting, research institute, or art museum (education may be considered)
  • Fluency in at least one foreign language

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Demonstrated ability to build relationships, collaborate and direct teams across disciplines
  • Advanced research writing and editorial skills
  • Ability to set and meet deadlines for oneself