Conservator of Works on Paper - Independent Contractor

Purpose of Position :

Under the oversight of the Collections Manager, the Conservator will provide assessment, treatment and documentation relating to the Aga Khan Museum’s objects collection with a primary focus on paper works and paper-based artifacts, with consultancy support on incoming loans.


It is expected that the work will be carried out by the Conservator who is accredited by the Canadian Association of Professional Conservators, in a competent, conscientious and professional manner in accordance with policies and procedures of the Aga Khan Museum and the standards of practice as outlined in the Code of Ethics and Guidance for Practice from The Canadian Association for Conservation.

To Apply :

Please send your cover letter and resume to on or before February 24, 2019.


The Museum thanks all those who apply, however only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


Please note that the Museum is committed to fair and accessible recruitment practices. Upon request, suitable accommodations are available under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act for applicants invited to an interview.

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