22 August 2011

1) Bournemouth University Project Development Officer, closes September 8

‘Bringing People to the Museum and the Museum underwater’.  This is a three year project led by Bournemouth University in partnership with Poole Museum Service and funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF). The project seeks to create access to a unique and important 17th century ship wrecked just outside of Poole Harbour.  We seek a highly efficient and organised individual who is flexible and able to manage deadlines effectively.  The post holder must have a sound understanding of maritime archaeology.

2) PhD studentship, Kingston University, closes 22 August

The School of Art & Design History, Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture at Kingston University, and the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich are offering a funded, full-time PhD studentship, tenable for 3 years, commencing October 2011. The studentship is funded through the AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Awards Scheme. The project will be supervised by Professor Anne Massey, Kingston University, and John Graves, Curator of Ship History at the National Maritime Museum.  This project supports the work of one doctoral student to investigate the archives of the shipping company, the Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company (renamed P&O in 1840), and its subsidiary companies, during the period of its operation.

3) Curator, Naval History and Heritage Command, closes 28 August

This position, Museum Curator, is located in the Photographic Section, Curator Section, Naval History and Heritage Command (NHHC).

4) Exhibit Interpreter, Calvert Marine Museum, closes September 7