Time-Based Media Curatorial Assistant – Contractor 2, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, New York, NY

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There is a goldmine of digital materials in Cooper Hewitt’s permanent collection—rarities like prototypes donated by interaction design pioneer Bill Moggridge; gaming classics like the Game Time wristwatch (which you should really see in action! ); icons of product design like Apple’s iPhone; and artistic achievements in code by contemporary artist-designers like Aaron Koblin.

And we need your help! We are looking for two ultra-talented and fearless media spelunkers to dive into the collection and surface all of the computer, product design, and interaction design history within. We want you to help research and invigorate this part of the collection so that we can share it with the world. It’s a noble cause, and one that will help give museum visitors an even better experience of design at Cooper Hewitt.

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Media Preservation Specialist – Contractor 1, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, New York, NY

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There is a goldmine of digital materials in Cooper Hewitt’s permanent collection—rarities like prototypes donated by interaction design pioneer Bill Moggridge; gaming classics like the Game Time wristwatch (which you should really see in action! ); icons of product design like Apple’s iPhone; and artistic achievements in code by contemporary artist-designers like Aaron Koblin.

And we need your help! We are looking for two ultra-talented and fearless media spelunkers to dive into the collection and surface all of the computer, product design, and interaction design history within. We want you to help research and invigorate this part of the collection so that we can share it with the world. It’s a noble cause, and one that will help give museum visitors an even better experience of design at Cooper Hewitt.

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Special Collections Librarian (Audio and Visual) and Assistant Professor, University of Mississippi, Oxford, Mississippi

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University of Mississippi

Special Collections Librarian (Audio and Visual) and Assistant Professor

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The Department of Archives and Special Collections at the University of Mississippi Libraries seeks applicants for the position of Special Collections Librarian (Audio and Visual). The position is a twelve-month, tenure track, assistant professorship and offers an opportunity to work independently and collaboratively with an extensive collection of world class archival photographic, audio, digital, and moving image materials specializing in Mississippi and the American South. Minimum salary is $42,000 and includes a competitive benefits package. Applicants will be asked to include a letter of application, vita, and the names, addresses, phone numbers, and e-mail addresses of three current professional references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

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