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Position at Tainan National University of the Arts

From: Fei Wen Tsai <tsaifw<-a>
Date: Wednesday, September 17, 2008
Professorship, Polychrome Wooden Objects/Easel Paintings
Tainan National University of the Arts, Taiwan
Graduate Institute of Conservation

Start date: Until position filled

The Graduate Institute of Conservation at the Tainan National
University of the Arts <URL:http://www.tnnua.edu.tw> seeks
applications for an Assistant Professor to direct the Department of
Polychrome Wooden Objects/Easel Paintings, to teach graduate art
conservation courses, and undergraduate courses as needed, assist in
teaching preventive conservation and to enhance and promote public
outreach, diversity, and other collaborative initiatives within the
department and profession.

Minimum qualifications:

    A Master's degree or professional degree in conservation

    Nine (9) years of verifiable conservation experience beyond the
    degree

    Demonstrated knowledge of: the technology, materials and
    equipment used in conservation; experience in preventive
    conservation

    Ability to examine and determine the condition and conservation
    needs of works of art and the preventative and corrective
    treatment of art objects; the environmental and handling
    requirements of art objects

    Ability to communicate effectively with a variety of audiences
    and to work collaboratively with allied professionals.

    A demonstrated commitment to public outreach

    Knowledge of the Chinese language (Mandarin) is beneficial but
    not a requirement

The Graduate Institute of Conservation at the Tainan National
University of the Arts offers a 3-year graduate program leading to a
Master of Art degree in Art Conservation. Our faculty includes the
Departments of Conservation of polychrome wooden objects and easel
paintings, paper-based works of art, Asian paintings and a
Conservation-Management program.

The Tainan National University of the Arts is located in Southern
Taiwan outside of Tainan City.

Send (1) statement of interest, (2) curriculum vitae and (3) names
and contact information of three or more references to:

   Tainan National University of the Arts
   Graduate Institute of Conservation
   Prof. Fei Wen Tsai
   66 Tachi, Kuantien
   720 Tainan County
   Taiwan
   fwtsai<-a t->mail< . >tnnua< . >edu< . >tw
   with CC: to em2601<-a t->mail< . >tnnua< . >edu< . >tw

The curriculum vitae will be shared with departmental faculty.
Review of applications will begin August 15, 2008 and continue until
the position is filled.

Fei Wen Tsai
Associate Professor
Tainan National University of the Arts
Graduate Institute of Conservation
66 Ta-chi, Kuan-tien
720 Tainan Taiwan R.O.C.
+886 6 6930523
Fax: +886 6 6930521


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