UAE Nationals are encouraged to apply
New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) seeks to appoint an Administrative Coordinator for the AlMarid Center, within the Arts & Humanities department, reporting to the Principal Investigator
The administrative coordinator will be the primary contact for the AlMawrid Arab Center. They will serve as an information conduit for the Center, and respond to inquiries displaying knowledge of the Centers activities, as well as the universities policies and procedures.
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interdisciplinary research in the visual art and photography of the Arab world. The Center aims to move research and pedagogy beyond the established canons of Art History by investigating the histories art that are particular to the region from regional perspectives. It does so in collaborative dialogue with the methods and debates of a global Art History and with the widening cultural horizons in both the Humanities and the Social Sciences.
The Center will be a nexus for conversations and partnerships open to scholars and to art practitioners from across the region and from around the world. The archive will include documents, images and publications from the visual arts drawn from the collections of artists, cultural actors, and institutions. In addition to the existing archive of vernacular and documentary photography from the region.The Center will also pioneer a regional oral history of the arts in the form of audio and video interviews with artists and art professionals. The Center supports research fellowships, a program of conferences, colloquia and workshops, and book publications."
For further information, please visit the Centers webpage