Opportunities: 28 September 2017


Learning, networking, conference and employment opportunities in cultural property, art crime research, antiquities trafficking research, provenance studies, and related things. Postings are not endorsements.

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1. Antiquities Trafficking and Art Crime, FREE online Course

Your chance to take our fun, informative, FREE online course on art crime. Move at your own pace and discuss the cases with me and fellow learners. Why not join us?

When: 9 October 2017
Where: Online
Cost: Free

More Info: https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/art-crime
Contact: donna.yates@glasgow.ac.uk

2. Nosh & Knowledge: Don Burris, Lecture and Luncheon, Sarasota, Florida

Lawyer Don Burris, who worked the Altmann case, will discuss the events that inspired the film Woman in Gold as part of the Jewish Housing Council Foundation’s “Nosh & Knowledge” lecture series.

When: 23 October 2017,
Where: Michael’s On East, 1212 S East Ave, Sarasota, FL
Cost: $125 for lecture and luncheon

More Info: https://avivaseniorlife.org/component/eventbooking/events/nosh-knowledge.html?Itemid=641

3. Post Doctoral Research Assistant – Endangered Archaeology (EAMENA), Job, Durham UK

A full time position to look at “site data acquired from a combination of remote-sensing techniques with data from existing field surveys, and other research databases to create a Historic Environment Record, primarily for Syria, but also extending to Iraq and Lebanon as circumstances require.”

When: Closes on 9 October
Where: Durham University
Pay: Grade 7 (£32,548 – £38,832)

More Info: https://recruitment.durham.ac.uk/pls/corehrrecruit/erq_jobspec_version_4.display_form