Opportunity for Graduate Students in Fine Arts Interdisciplinary Studies in Art/Film Curation at the University of Regina, SK Canada:
Wanted! Graduate Student Research Assistant for an interdisciplinary art/film curatorial project between Media Production and Studies and Visual Arts investigating concepts of expanded cinema. The position will fully fund an applicant to the Interdisciplinary Studies MA/MFA program interested in a thesis topic in curation studies. Includes a stipend of $12,000 per year, for two years (September 1, 2012 to August 30, 2014) under the supervision of Dr. Christine Ramsay and Professor Rachelle Viader Knowles, with independent curator Elizabeth Matheson (Strandline Curatorial Collective) and Timothy Long (Head Curator, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Adjunct Professor, University of Regina). Duties will include funded travel to venues such as Documenta, ZKM, Manifesta 9 and Cinematheque Ontario to train in researching curatorial models. Other duties will include online research and literature review, copy editing, and administrative/organizational tasks serving the project, as well as teaching assistant duties in a 4th level undergraduate course in curatorial studies.
Contact: [log in to unmask] (Media Production and Studies), Contact: [log in to unmask] (Associate Dean, Fine Arts Graduate Studies and Research)