Art Library Research Assistant

The Sloane Art Library seeks qualified applicants for a 15 hr/wk Research Assistant position. The position is available June 1st with a salary of $1,002.31/month. This position may also qualify for additional benefits, including the graduate student health insurance. Applicants must be enrolled as a graduate student at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Provide reference and circulation assistance at the Art Library’s service desk
  • Process new materials entering the Art Library’s collection
  • Assist with library instruction for art history and studio art courses
  • Supervise student assistants providing desk coverage during some evening or weekend hours, or other periods when full-time staff are not present
  • Other projects as assigned

Desired Qualifications

  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and customer service skills
  • Attention to detail
  • A background or demonstrated interest in art history research or studio art practice.
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team, manage multiple tasks, and focus on individual responsibilities in an open office environment with frequent interruptions for patron service

To Apply

Applications will be accepted through Monday, April 23rd.  Interviews will be conducted before May 11.

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to:

For more information about the position, please contact: