Senior Research Associate

Senior Research Associate

Location: Mumbai

Duration: Full time


Desired Skills and Experience

  1. A bachelor's or master's degree in art history, history, museum studies, curatorial studies, or a related discipline is preferred.
  2. The candidate should have 8-10 years of work experience. Experience working in museums, galleries, or cultural institutes as a researcher or curator is preferred.
  3. Should be able to set priorities, coordinate various projects, and meet deadlines.
  4. Should have strong interpersonal, communication and organizational skills

Key Accountabilities

  1. Conduct and lead interdisciplinary research of the artworks and objects in the Sarmaya collection.
  2. Be able to communicate and deliver highly specialised content to non specialist audiences.
  3. Lead the team on research and curation of select exhibitions.
  4. Contribute to content strategy and writing for various platforms - website, social media, and exhibitions.
  5. Initiate and foster long-term partnerships with community/institutional partners.
  6. Support and contribute to collections management.
  7. Plan and manage all activities in an efficient and timely fashion.