NOTE: The amount of time a volunteer will work per week varies with the particular position. Most positions require an average of one day per week. All volunteer positions require a minimum time commitment of one year.
Duties and Responsibilities: The Registrar's Office is seeking a volunteer with previous experience in a museum Registrar's Office to provide general clerical support in furtherance of the day-to-day operations of the department. General clerical support duties include filing, labeling and organizing correspondence (paper and electronic); preparing temporary receipts and, where necessary, photographs of items that come into the Morgan's care, including loan objects and temporary exhibitions; maintaining such temporary receipts and photographs in accessible files; making database entries; generatnig condition repotrts. Other duties may be asigned.
Qualifications: The ideal candidate will have a B.A. or advanced degree in art history, fine arts, liberal arts or museum studies; be proficient in Microsoft Office (especially Access); possess strong organizational and communication skills; be able to handle numerous projects simultaneously and under tight deadlines; and be able to work with a diverse staff. A working knowledge of one European language is desirable.