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    This position is located in the Research and Scholars Department of the Smithsonian American Art Museum. The incumbent serves as Program Specialist, Research and Scholars Center, Smithsonian American Art Museum. The purpose of the position is to provide key programmatic support for several of the Center’s highest visibility scholarly and academic programs, including the museum’s American Art journal; the museum’s Fellowship Program and its publication prize awards.

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    • Provides peer review and production support to Executive Editor, American Art.

    • Copies edits manuscripts for overall structure as well as correctness of style, format, grammar, and spelling within an art historical context; and crosschecks one part of the manuscript against other parts to ensure consistency in spelling and wording of names, titles, and other data.
    • Coordinates rights and reproductions for journal.
    • Organizes logistics and helps prepare fellows’ workshops, seminars and conferences and provides staffing support at events.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/595128100. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.