We are hiring a Part Time Oral Historian here at the National Hellenic Museum. Description is below. Please let me know if I can answer any questions about this position. Our oral history program has been around for a while, but having a dedicated staff member for this program is new.
The National Hellenic Museum seeks a part time associate to work within our existing Oral History Project, leveraging current community partners and building new relationships to collect and develop oral history projects. The ideal candidate will have a master's degree or the equivalent work experience in the field of oral history, museum studies, public history digital storytelling or related. Candidates with a familiarity and interest in topics of Greek American studies, immigration or diaspora will be given preference, as will individuals with fluency in Greek.
Duties include conducting and recording in person oral history interviews as well as editing and assisting with the archiving of the interviews. Strong experience with audio and video production including use of transcription technologies is required.
Job Type: Part-time
Chicago, IL (Required)
Collections Manager | National Hellenic Museum
333 South Halsted St., Chicago, Illinois 60661
T: 312.655.1234 ext 23