Art Crime Research Opportunities: 22 March 2019


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Cultural property, art crime research, antiquities trafficking research, provenance studies, and related things. Postings are not endorsements.

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1. Antiquities Trafficking Analyst, Job, New York City

Dream job alert! The District Attorney’s Office of New York is looking to hire an Antiquities Trafficking Analyst to start probably around June. This is a great opportunity to join their top team working on some very exciting antiquities trafficking cases. Warning, they won’t support a visa so only people who can legally work in the US can apply.

When: Apply ASAP for June start
Where: New York City
Pay: $46,514

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2. Cultural Property Advisory Committee session, online broadcast

The US State Department will be broadcasting the upcoming session where proposed memorandums of understanding between the US and Jordan and Chile live online. All are welcome to participate in this Virtual Open Session

When: 1 April 2019, 1:30 PM EST
Where: Washington DC/Webcast
Cost: Free

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3. Expert commentary needed re: Chile and Jordan for US State Department Cultural Property Advisory Committee

Both Chile and Jordan have recently requested Memorandums of Understanding to restrict illicit antiquities from their country from entering the USA. The US State Department is asking for commentary on these requests from the public. Anyone with knowledge or expertise on this topic are urged to comment constructively.

When: 25 March 2019 comments deadline
Where: Washington DC
Cost: N/A

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4. Senior Program Officer (Cultural Antiquities Task Force, etc), Job, Washington DC

An amazing opportunity to “manage a portfolio of projects for the Cultural Antiquities Task Force (CATF), the U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP), and other programs within the office”, with a particular focus on cultural heritage protection in Iraq and Afghanistan. This is with the US State Department and you’ll need to be able to get a security clearance.

When: Apply ASAP, closes very soon
Where: Washington DC
Pay: Unknown

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