Vinson Sound Archives Assistantship

This post entails assisting with the University of York Sound Archives.

  • Funding: Hourly rate
  • Academic year: 2024/25
  • Open to: EU, International (non-EU) and UK (home) students
  • Qualification level: Postgraduate research and Postgraduate taught
  • Number available: 1

You'll be required to work around nine hours per week during semester time.

Duties include handling and cataloguing fragile archival items and working with the School of Arts and Creative Technologies' CD and tape collections.


Open to EU, International (non-EU) and UK (home) students.

Open to students in the School of Arts and Creative Technologies.

This assistant must be organized and self-motivated, with database experience (preferably Microsoft Access) and a good attention to detail. Audio technology experience would be a useful advantage. 

How to apply

Please apply by filling out our application form. You'll be asked to provide any relevant experience you have, what you would bring to the role and why you would be suited to the assistantship.

How we allocate

MPhil/PhD candidates will be given preference.

Contact details

Catherine Duncan
+44 (0)1904 32 2445