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Vacancy Details

Grade: 11

1 Choose the statement that most accurately describes your experience. If more than one is accurate, choose the statement closest to the top of the list which is still accurate. Answer to this question is required
  • I have at least one year of experience curating a collection of European or American sculpture, equivalent in responsibility to the GS-9 level in the Federal service.
  • I have at least one year of experience curating a collection of European or American decorative arts, equivalent in responsibility to the GS-9 level in the Federal service.
  • I have at least one year of experience serving as a curatorial fellow, equivalent in responsibility to the GS-9 level in the Federal service.
  • I have at least one year of experience serving in a position at a peer institution to the Gallery that grants exposure to curatorial work, equivalent in responsibility to the GS-9 level in the Federal service.
  • None of these statements accurately describes my background.

Grade: 12

1 Choose the statement that most accurately describes your experience. If more than one is accurate, choose the statement closest to the top of the list which is still accurate. Answer to this question is required
  • I have at least one year of experience curating a collection of European or American sculpture, equivalent in responsibility to the GS-11 level in the Federal service.
  • I have at least one year of experience curating a collection of European or American decorative arts, equivalent in responsibility to the GS-11 level in the Federal service.
  • I have at least one year of experience serving as a curatorial fellow, equivalent in responsibility to the GS-11 level in the Federal service.
  • I have at least one year of experience serving in a position at a peer institution to the Gallery that grants exposure to curatorial work, equivalent in responsibility to the GS-11 level in the Federal service.
  • None of these statements accurately describes my background.

Grade: All Grades

1 This position requires periodic evening and weekend work. Are you sometimes available to work evenings and weekends? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2 I am available for U.S. and European travel, for up to seven (7) days per trip. Answer to this question is required
  • True
  • False
3 I have advanced reading ability in at least two of the following languages: French; German; Italian; and Spanish. "Advanced reading ability" means that I can translate a document or text from that language into English with ease and accuracy, consulting a dictionary for no more than several words per page. Answer to this question is required
  • True
  • False
4 Have you consulted with art conservators to assess the condition of, preserve or restore works of art? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5 Have you earned a Ph.D. in Art History? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
6 Have you earned a Master's degree in Art History? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
7 My scholarly work in the field of sculpture or decorative arts has been published, at least once. Answer to this question is required
  • True
  • False
8 I have presented my scholarly work in the field of sculpture or decorative arts at one or more academic conferences. Answer to this question is required
  • True
  • False
9

Have you delivered one of more public lectures in the field of sculpture or decorative arts?

Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
10 Have you collaborated with colleagues of various levels of expertise to implement educational programming in a museum, other cultural institution, or school? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
11

Indicate the tasks you have carried out as part of your job at a museum or similar cultural institution.

Answer to this question is required
  • I have identified and proposed an object for acquisition.
  • My proposal(s) for acquisition have been accepted, with the object(s) acquired and accessioned.
  • I have completed other art acquisition tasks not listed here.
  • None of these accurately describes tasks I have completed.
12

Have you ever planned and supervised the installation of one or more works of art in a museum or other cultural institution?

Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
13

Have you conducted provenance research on a pre-1900 European or American work of art?

Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
14 Have you ever organized, or curated, an original loan exhibition for a museum or cultural institution? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
15

Complete the following sentence accurately: I have experience negotiating loans of art from ____________ institutions.

Answer to this question is required
  • U.S.-based
  • non-U.S.-based
  • none of these