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Museum Registrar

Great Plains Art Museum, Center for Great Plains Studies
University of Nebraska–Lincoln

Responsible for assisting Curator with all functions of the Great Plains Art Museum with special responsibility for the proper physical care, housing, movement, and documentation of a growing art collection and 8,000 volume library of Western Americana; facilitating access to the collection for faculty, students, and scholars. Position oversees proper installation, care, maintenance, and rotation of objects on exhibit in the Museum’s galleries and processes new acquisitions. Oversees documentation and care of incoming and outgoing loans. Compiles and maintains legal documents, histories of use, condition reports, physical histories, and periodic inventories. Assists with preparation of grant documents. Supervises and manages collection related projects with students, staff, and interns. May travel as courier. Other duties as assigned. View requisition S_170729 at https://employment.unl.edu for details and to apply.  Criminal history background check will be conducted. Excellent benefits including staff/dependent scholarship program. Review of applications begins November 15. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is an EO/AA employer and encourages minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply.

 

Hagel Fellow
Criss Library Archvies & Special Collections
University of Nebraska – Omaha

The UNO Criss Library, Archives, & Special Collections is responsible for collecting, preserving, making available to the university community and public the specialized, rare, and unique material in the Arthur Paul Afghanistan Collection, University Archives, U.S. Senator Chuck Hagel Archives, and Special Collections & Rare Books. Chuck Hagel served as U.S. Senator from Nebraska, 1997 to 2008, and U.S. Secretary of Defense, 2013-2015. The Hagel Fellow will assist with the arrangement and description and digitization of the Hagel Archives under the direction of the Hagel Archivist. Projects may include arranging and describing photographs, conducting a survey and writing detailed description of material, and identifying and describing speeches and press material for digitation. Six month appointment beginning fall 2016 or January 2017 with possibility of renewal. No more than 20 hours per week Monday-Friday between 8am and 5pm.
Full job description, https://unomaha.peopleadmin.com/postings/3817

 

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