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Junior Specialist - Photography

Application Window

Open June 15th, 2022 through Friday, Jul 1, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

Position description

The Department of Art at UC Irvine seeks applications for 2 part-time field researchers in the Junior Specialist series. We seek highly motivated applicants to conduct basic research for an upcoming publication that investigates the intersection of photography, performance, and printmaking.

The successful applicant will support research by organizing and transcribing interviews with invited artists, editing the transcribed interviews, and general assistance with the publication. The position will involve coordination with academic staff at other universities.

Appointment is at 40% (hours variable per week; up to 16 hours per week) from July 11, 2022 through September 16, 2022 (10 weeks).


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

Candidate must have an MFA (or equivalent). Candidate should have good managerial skills; typing; transcription and editing skills are required, as well as a background and knowledge of the arts, specifically photography and video.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)
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Campus Information

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

Job location

Irvine, CA