Tag Archives: New York University

IFA/Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship 2015- 2016 (New York)

Postdoctoral Fellowship:
IFA/Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2015- 2016
New York University, Institute of Fine Arts

Deadline: 1 November 1014

This fellowship will give the Fellow the opportunity to pursue a research project while gaining teaching experience at a graduate level. The Fellow is expected to carry out research on a project leading to a major publication. Postdoctoral fellows are expected to reside in New York and to participate fully in the research activities of the IFA throughout the fellowship period. Fellows are provided with office space and have access to the resources of the libraries of the IFA and New York University as well as other specialized research libraries and collections in New York.

Applicants for 2015 – 2016 must have received the Ph.D. degree between October 1, 2009, and October 1, 2014. The fellowship is awarded without regard to age or nationality of applicants. Applications are reviewed by a selection committee composed of IFA Faculty. There are no restrictions about the field of study. Applications are encouraged in fields not currently taught at the IFA. Selection will be based on the merits and feasibility of the proposed research and on the academic and research excellence of the candidate.

Salary: $55,000 annual salary, with benefits + $10,000 housing allowance and $2,000 for travel and research expenses.
Deadline: 1 November 2014

For information on how to apply, please visit: https://www.nyu.edu/gsas/dept/fineart/application-postdoc.htm

Summer Course in Technical Art History, Institute of Fine Arts, New York

4 Mark sharpening his quill in French Renaissance Book of Hours as a scribe Waddesdon Manor, Aylesbury, The National Trust. Ms 20, f. 13v.

Summer Course in Technical Art History: The Artist’s Book: Materials and Processes (June 9-20, 2014)

New York University, Institute of Fine Arts, Conservation Center
Application deadline: Mar 24, 2014

The Conservation Center is pleased to announce the Summer Institute in Technical Art History 2014, a two-week intensive course in technical art history for students currently enrolled in or completing a doctoral program in the US and Canada.  This year’s topic will be The Artist’s Book: Materials and Processes.  Made possible through the generous support of the Mellon Foundation, the course can accommodate 15 doctoral students for activities that range from lectures, gallery tours, hands-on studio sessions and much more.

Please visit our website for more information, including how to apply, at