The Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) Libraries seeks an innovative, collaborative, and service-oriented Historian in order to conduct research and write narratives related to the history of MUSC that will be used to commemorate the Bicentennial of the institution. The position is temporary, ending December 31, 2023. You will be part of the Waring Historical Library staff, which is the Rare Book and Special Collections, and Archives department of the University Libraries and will report to the Curator of the Waring Historical Library.

The position is temporary, ending December 31, 2023.

Salary is commensurate with education/experience. Minimum of $60,000 for candidate with required education and appropriate experience.

Review of applications will begin May 1, 2022, and will continue until the position is filled. Complete the application and submit a cover letter, resume/cv, and the contact information for three references.

For more information and to apply, please go to: http://jobs.library.musc.edu.

The Medical University of South Carolina is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women, minorities, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

The National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) awarded to the SC State Historical Records Advisory Board (SC SHRAB) an $80,000 grant to conduct a regrant project for South Carolina’s local governments, historical records repositories (e.g. historical societies, colleges and universities, museums, public libraries, churches) and professional organizations. The type of projects to be funded include:

  • Access: Arrangement and Description
    Identifying, organizing, and improving access to historical records.
  • Preservation
    Implementing solutions to the challenges of preserving records with permanent historical value
  • Program Enhancement
    Activities to expand and/or strengthen programs in the state's historical records repositories and local governments
  • Archival Education and Training
    Workshops, seminars, and other means of instruction and information on archives practices and policies

Key Dates (Note April Due Dates):

  • Letter of Intent due (required): April 15, 2022
  • Information Sessions (attendance at one is required): to explain the regrant opportunities, the application process, and answer questions
  • April 28, 2022 at 10:00am
  • Draft Proposal due (optional): April 20, 2022
  • Final Applications due: May 31, 2022

Detailed information on the regrant can be accessed by going to: https://scdah.sc.gov/shrab-regrant-program

Contact: Erin Lowry, SHRAB Coordinator at scshrab@scdah.sc.gov or 803-896-6128 with questions or to register for a Virtual Information Session.

The National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) awarded to the SC State Historical Records Advisory Board (SC SHRAB) an $80,000 grant to conduct a regrant project for South Carolina’s local governments, historical records repositories (e.g. historical societies, colleges and universities, museums, public libraries, churches) and professional organizations. The type of projects to be funded include:

  • Access: Arrangement and Description
    Identifying, organizing, and improving access to historical records.
  • Preservation
    Implementing solutions to the challenges of preserving records with permanent historical value
  • Program Enhancement
    Activities to expand and/or strengthen programs in the state's historical records repositories and local governments
  • Archival Education and Training
    Workshops, seminars, and other means of instruction and information on archives practices and policies

Key Dates:

  • Information Sessions (attendance at one is required): to explain the regrant opportunities, the application process, and answer questions
  • March 16, 2022 at 10:00am
  • April 5, 2022 at 2:00pm
  • April 28, 2022 at 10:00am
  • Letter of Intent due (required): April 15, 2022
  • Draft Proposal due (optional): April 20, 2022
  • Final Applications due: May 31, 2022

Detailed information on the regrant can be accessed by going to: https://scdah.sc.gov/shrab-regrant-program

Contact: Erin Lowry, SHRAB Coordinator at scshrab@scdah.sc.gov or 803-896-6128 with questions or to register for a Virtual Information Session.

Registration Fees

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