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Call for Applications at MAP

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Position: Research Associate
Contract: Full Time
Location: Remote
Remuneration: 30,000-35,000 INR based on previous experience
Application Deadline: 22nd February 2020.
Role Commencement: March 2020

The Museum of Art and Photography (MAP) is looking to recruit a team of researchers to work
on a major new research project on Indian Art.
MAP is a dynamic and ambitious organisation committed to building and sustaining a new
museum of international standards in south India. Education in art and culture is one of MAP’s
key focus areas. To know more about the museum, please visit
Interested applicants must share MAP’s vision of encouraging and fostering new academic
research and improving access and understanding for the visual arts in India, with a key focus
on inclusively building new audiences.

Required Competencies
We invite applications from candidates who
• Hold a Master’s degree or are pursuing a PhD in the Humanities
• Have a strong interest in art, textile, handicrafts, photography etc.
• Have an excellent command over spoken and written (compositional) English
• Have at least a year of research and writing experience (preferred)
• Are proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel
Applicants must be proactive, driven, able to adhere to deadlines and work seamlessly across
levels and teams. We welcome creativity, dedication, excellence and different perspectives
from individuals of all backgrounds and abilities.

To apply, please fill in the application form here.
Shortlisted candidates will receive confirmation via email on the 26th of February, 2020. They
will then be presented with a small writing task to complete, based on which the final selection
will be made.

We aim for our recruiting processes to be transparent and open, giving
everyone an opportunity to apply and for their application to be reviewed
by the hiring team. MAP is an equal opportunities employer. We oppose all
forms of discrimination and believe that all people, regardless of their identity
or membership of any group deserve to be treated equally, consistently and fairly.
Please write to with any queries you may have.