Temporary Paid Positions

Temporary Paid Positions

Collections Assistants

The Indiana University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology is seeking individuals to assist with moving ethnographic collections into the newly renovated museum, beginning In July 2022. Must be organized, able to follow instructions, and meticulous in detailed work. The ability to lift and carry is a plus. Please send resume, list of two or three references, and cover letter to Ellen Sieber, Chief Curator, esieber@indiana.edu. IUB hourly, graduate work study, or undergraduate work study students are eligible for the positions, which will pay $15/hour for 20-25 hours per week.

 

Conservation Assistant

Assist with cleaning ethnographic collection objects under supervision of experienced staffer. Work involves use of chest freezer, vacuum, UV lamps, pallet jack, safety ladder. Safety equipment required: respirator, googles, UV protection eyewear, nitrile gloves. Exposure to mold minimal. Chemicals/cleaners used: acetone, Orvus soap. Work may require lifting and carrying including helping to lift and carry heavy objects. IUB hourly, graduate work study, or undergraduate work study students are eligible for the positions, which will pay $15/hour for 20-29 hours per week, scheduled between 9-5 Monday-Friday. The position is located at 1430 N. Willis Dr., Bloomington. Please send resume, list of two or three references, and cover letter to Ellen Sieber, Chief Curator, esieber@indiana.edu.  

 

Marketing/Development Assistants

The Indiana University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology is seeking to hire individuals this fall to assist with marketing and development activities in preparation for the museum’s opening in Fall 2023. Must be organized, with good writing skills. Web skills or graphic design experience is preferred but not required. Please send resume, list of two references, and cover letter to Judy Kirk, Assistant Director, jakirk@indiana.edu.  IUB hourly, graduate work study, or undergraduate work study students are eligible for the positions, which will pay $15/hour for 10-15 hours per week.

 

Administrative Assistant

The Indiana University Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology is seeking to hire an individual this fall to assist with administrative activities in preparation for the museum’s opening in Fall 2023. Must be organized and able to adapt to a variety of tasks. Please send resume, list of two references, and cover letter to Judy Kirk, Assistant Director, jakirk@indiana.edu .  IUB hourly, graduate work study, or undergraduate work study students are eligible for the position, which will pay $15/hour for 10-15 hours per week.

Student working in archaeology collections.
Student cataloging ethnographic collections.
Students rolling textiles.