Employment

Curatorial Assistant for Ancient Greek Coin Department

The American Numismatic Society seeks to appoint a curatorial assistant in the field of Greek coinage.  The successful candidate is expected work with Dr Peter van Alfen and Dr Ute Wartenberg on a variety of cataloguing projects.  Since these all involve Greek coins, the successful candidate should have some knowledge of (ancient) Greek and of the history of the ancient world.  The curatorial assistant will work primarily on databases and spreadsheets associated with online digital resources projects. Excellent knowledge of databases in general and Excel spreadsheets in particular is expected. An ability to pay close attention to detail is also essential. Prior cataloguing experience is a plus.

This full-time position is limited to one year. A BA in a relevant field of study is required.

Salary and benefits are in line with other salaries in the curatorial department of the Society.

 

To Apply:

Send resume and cover letter via email to position@numismatics.org.  Names and email addresses of at least three references are required;

Application deadline: September 27, 2019

The American Numismatic Society is an equal-opportunity employer.

The American Numismatic Society, organized in 1858 and incorporated in 1865 in New York State, operates as a research museum under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and is recognized as a publicly supported organization under section 170(b)(1)(A)(vi) as confirmed on November 1, 1970.