Amherst College Curatorial Fellow in Amherst, Massachusetts

AMHERST Full time 35 hours per week The Curatorial Fellow takes appropriate actions to support a diverse workforce and participates in the College?s efforts to create a respectful, inclusive, and welcoming work environment. Anticipated start date will be August or September. ?Update and revise the museum?s database records for the collection of Japanese prints. ?Prepare concise interpretative texts about the collection?s most distinguished works. ?Assist the museum?s staff to develop long-range plans for the collection?s ongoing care. ?M.A. in Art History or related field ?Expertise in some aspect of Japanese prints ?Fluent in the Japanese language ?Proficient in cataloguing Japanese prints according to museum standards ?Strong organization and time management skills including able to manage multiple projects simultaneously with attention to detail and following specific instructions ?Strong communication skills including being diplomatic, a clear writer, and rigorous researcher ?Ability to work independently and collaboratively as part of a small team Preferred ?Ph.D. in Art History or related field