Bell Helicopter Project

Bell Helicopter Project

Dec 11, 2015

The Smithsonian Institution has a requirement for the services of museum professional to perform artifact treatments on the Bell UH-1H Iroquois Huey and the Bell AH-1F Cobra helicopters.

Engen Conservation Fellowship, Objects Conservation at the Smithsonian, National Air and Space Museum

Engen Conservation Fellowship, Objects Conservation at the Smithsonian, National Air and Space Museum

Dec 9, 2015

Fellowship appointments are for 1 year with a 1 year potential renewal.  They commence in the fall and include a $37,000 stipend, with additional funds for up to 5,000 for medical insurance, relocation, research related expenses, conference registration and travel. The fellowships take place at the Emil Buehler Conservation Laboratory in the Udvar Hazy Center in Chantilly VA.

Call for Paper Proposals, Focus on the Future: Student Research in the Museum Field

Call for Paper Proposals, Focus on the Future: Student Research in the Museum Field

Dec 1, 2015
Call for Student ProposalsFocus on the Future: Student Research in the Museum Field

Students hold the key to the future of our professional community. Representing a diverse array of academic fields, students are engaged in the classroom and as museum interns, doing research, producing exhibitions, developing education programs, recording oral histories, and creating web content, and more.

7th National Forum on Historic Preservation Practice

7th National Forum on Historic Preservation Practice

Dec 1, 2015

Next year marks the 50th anniversary of the 1966 National Historic Preservation Act. The law responded admirably to the many challenges facing our nation’s historic patrimony 50 years ago. As our nation celebrates the law’s half-century mark, the question arises – what will the next half-century hold for historic preservation policy and professional practice in the United States?