Director of Applied Research and Outreach - Yale University
Company: Association of Academic Museums & Galleries.
Location: New Haven
Posted on: May 12, 2022
Director of Applied Research and Outreach - Yale University Yale
University offers exciting opportunities for achievement and growth
in New Haven, Connecticut. Conveniently located between Boston and
New York, New Haven is the creative capital of Connecticut with
cultural resources that include three major museums, a
critically-acclaimed repertory theater, state-of-the-art concert
hall, and world-renowned schools of Architecture, Art, Drama, and
Music. General Purpose: Reporting to the Director of the Institute
for the Preservation of Cultural Heritage (IPCH), the Director of
Applied Research and Outreach will work with IPCH leadership to
develop programs that link IPCH and Yale expertise with heritage
communities worldwide. This position will forge collaborations
among Yale scholars and international partners to promote the
preservation, interpretation, and value of material cultural
heritage. The successful applicant will conceive and execute
innovative educational and professional development programming,
with a particular focus on countries outside of North America and
Europe. The Director of Applied Research and Outreach will
participate in the development of the IPCH strategy that will
foster a meaningful exchange between conservation research and
practice. Applications being accepted through June 15, 2019.
Required Education and Experience:
- PhD in a related field and five years of experience in a
cultural heritage and preservation environment such as academia,
museum, collections, public or private research institute, or
similar institution; or an equivalent combination of education and
- Experience working with international partners.
- Experience planning and executing education and dissemination
- Project management experience with a proven track record of
completion on time.
- Supervisory experience with technical and/or professional staff
demonstrating high-level management and interpersonal skills.
- A record of membership of appropriate professional bodies,
participation in and contribution to conferences and workshops.
- Effective strategic planning and program leadership skills.
Well-developed organizational, problem-solving, teaching and
supervisory skills within complex environments where relationship
building and influencing skills are key.
- Strong oral and written communication skills, particularly the
cultural empathy required for engaging with international
- Demonstrated ability to work collegially with a wide range of
- Ability to affect the translation of research findings into
- Proven ability to work with complex issues and manage multiple
- Preferred Education and Experience: Experience working with
sponsors, particularly the stewardship of charitable gifts.
Advanced knowledge of conservation ethics, principles, techniques,
and procedures as relating to cultural property. Application: For
more information and immediate consideration, please apply online
at http://bit.ly/YaleCareers-55295BR . Please be sure to reference
this website when applying for this position. We invite you to
discover the excitement, diversity, rewards and excellence of a
career at Yale University. One of the country's great workplaces,
Yale University offers exciting opportunities for meaningful
accomplishment and true growth. Our benefits package is among the
best anywhere, with a wide variety of insurance choices, liberal
paid time off, fantastic family and educational benefits, a variety
of retirement benefits, extensive recreational facilities, and much
more. Yale University considers applicants for employment without
regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of an
individual's sex, race, color, religion, age, disability, status as
a veteran, or national or ethnic origin; nor does Yale discriminate
on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or
expression. The Association of Academic Museums and Galleries is
the leading educational and professional organization for academic
museums, galleries, and collections. In recognition of the unique
opportunities and challenges of its constituents, the AAMG
establishes and supports best practices, educational activities and
professional development that enable its member organizations to
fulfill their educational missions.
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