Job Opportunity: Assistant / Associate Professor

Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR Assistant / Associate Professor – Apparel Design and Merchandising Department of Design and Human Environment Position Description: Full-time, 9-month, tenure-track position.  Successful candidates will have research/scholarship and teaching interests in one or more of the following areas related to apparel, retail or footwear: functional design, entrepreneurship, consumer behavior, social/corporate responsibility . Salary is competitive and commensurate with education, credentials, and …

Job Opportunity: Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Wesleyan University

Postdoctoral Fellow Center for the Humanities Wesleyan University Position description: Scholars who have received their Ph.D. degree after June 2008 in any field of inquiry in the humanities or humanistic social sciences – broadly conceived – are invited to apply for a postdoctoral fellowship, made possible through a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to Wesleyan University. The purpose of this Fellowship is to …

Job Opportunity: Collections Assistant

Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City Collections Assistant Antonio Ratti Textile Center Department Position Description: Full-time.  The Metropolitan Museum of Art, one of the world’s finest museums, is seeking a Collections Assistant in the Antonio Ratti Textile Center Department. Working under the direction of the Ratti Center’s Collections Manager, the Collections Assistant will provide collections care support, as well as, prepare objects for viewing. …

Fresh Eyes at ITAA’s Annual Conference

Guest contributor, Kelly Cobb, recaps and shares her pictures from this year’s ITAA annual conference, “Building Alliances” held in Montreal. FROM KELLY: Live gallery, audience view, Ballroom, Marché Bonsecour Hi all, are you still reeling from ITAA Montreal, 2010? This was my first experience at ITAA and was in attendance Wednesday-Saturday.  I presented Thursday morning, so I had PLENTY of time to enjoy the events …

Job Opportunity: Curatorial Fellow

Shelburne Museum, Shelburne, VT Curatorial Fellow Position description: Shelburne Museum in Shelburne, Vermont is recruiting a two-year Curatorial Fellow.  The position runs from January 2011 to January 2013.  The position’s responsibilities are as follows: Provide administrative and project support to curatorial department under the guidance of the Senior Curator.  Emphasis of the position is prints and paintings, with a broad range of folk and decorative arts …

Job: Western Illinois Univ Textile Science Prof

Western Illinois University Assistant Professor Textile Science Department of Dietetics, Fashion Merchandising, & Hospitality Position Description: Appointment begins August 2011.  Assistant professor will assume responsibility for teaching textile science, textile science lab, historic costume, and apparel analysis courses or areas that complement other faculty members’ expertise. May teach courses delivered via distance education. Assist in the continuous evaluation and revision of departmental curricula and may …

Job Opportunity: Assistant Professor in Costume Design

Reed College – Portland, Oregon Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Position Description: The Reed College Theatre Department invites applications for a tenure-track (assistant professor) appointment in theatre design with an emphasis in costume design and costume history.  We seek a teacher/practitioner who will teach introductory and specialized courses in costume and make-up history, costume design and production, and who will also supervise student theses in design.  The …

Job: Senior Curator of Costume – FIT

Fashion Institute of Technology, New York City Senior Curator of Costume Position Description: Full-time. The Senior Curator of Costume assists the Director and Deputy Director in advancing the Museum’s mission by developing the collection, organizing exhibitions, writing Museum publications, and providing leadership for the Costume Department,. The incumbent supervises the staff of the Costume Department, as well as the Textiles and Accessories curators. S/he works …

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