Research Assistant, Sloane Art Library

The Sloane Art Library seeks qualified applicants for a 20 hr/wk Research Assistant position. The position is available January 1 with a salary of $1,336.42/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 Tuesday, December 12.  Interviews will then be conducted as soon as possible.

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

    Alice Whiteside
    SUBJ: Art Library RA position
    awhitesi@email.unc.edu

    For more information about the position, please contact:

    Alice Whiteside
    awhitesi@email.unc.edu
    962-1061