Job Posting: Byrd Hoffman Water Mill Foundation Archivist – NYPosted: June 19, 2013
via UCLA Information Studies Job Listings
The Archivist is responsible for establishing and managing the holdings of the Robert Wilson Archive, an extensive collection documenting the career of artist Robert Wilson; and the Watermill Center Archive, which documents the history and artistic production of an international artist residency program.
This position is responsible for the acquisition; arrangement and description; and preservation of artistic records, relevant corporate records, media, ephemera and correspondence. In addition to processing new and ongoing acquisitions for the collections, the Archivist will prepare finding aids and other descriptive access tools; recruit and coordinate the activities of interns to assist with arrangement and description for the collections; and oversee digitization projects for archival collections.
The Archivist handles requests from scholars, production companies and other individuals regarding access to collections; and is responsible for managing copyright for works in the archives.
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