June 2016: Five Amazing Museum Jobs Available Now


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Looking for an incredible museum opportunity?  The one that fulfills a lifelong dream?

We’ve rounded up some of amazing museum jobs currently available.  These are positions where you’ll bring museums to life, play a pivotal role in emerging initiatives, and foster the next generation of passionate museum lovers.  But hurry – we’re sure these positions won’t’ stay open long!

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Adult Engagement Manager at The Field Museum

Ready to transform adult programming at a world-renowned institution? Are you an innovative risk-taker ready to push the boundaries of audience engagement techniques? The Field Museum is looking for an Adult Engagement Manager responsible for engaging broad and diverse audiences through the development, implementation and promotion of public programming.  You’ll bring extensive experience in event planning and execution, networking, and visitor engagement to help The Field Museum build new partner relationships, develop awareness, and coordinate adult visitor engagement around the Museum.  As part of this awesome new position, you’ll spearhead a strategic, long-term Adult Engagement plan complete with new programming, storytelling initiatives, and partners to inspire and foster meaningful connections with adult visitors.

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Curator at The Charles M. Schulz Museum

Do you love the Peanuts comic strip? Have a knack for exhibition research, writing, and planning?  The Charles M. Schulz Museum needs you!  You’ll join this fun museum and help bring the comic art and legacy of Charles M. Schulz to life in creative, engaging exhibitions. 

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Director of Curatorial Strategies at Lucas Museum of Narrative Art

Ready to be part of a revolutionary new museum?  The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art is being built on Chicago’s lakeshore Museum Campus, and they’re looking for a stellar curator to help bring their vision to life when the museum opens in 2020.  You’ll be a pioneer, helping to bring innovation and curatorial direction to the museum’s 100,000 square feet of gallery space, blending “high” and “popular” art to take audiences on a journey through the History of Narrative Art, the Art of Cinema, and Digital Art that acknowledges how all art forms can meaningfully connect with visitors.  You’ll play a key role in developing the image and vision of the museum, collaborative plans with other institutions for pilot exhibitions, and help the museum’s inaugural collection. 

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Bilingual Program Specialist at the Monterey Bay Aquarium

Are you a great Spanish-speaking storyteller who is passionate about our oceans? The Monterey Bay Aquarium needs you!  You’ll join this amazing aquarium to provide superior on-site presentations and tours that use storytelling to create powerful emotional connections with visitors.  You will also play a pivotal role in inspiring ocean conservation and serving visitors in both English and Spanish language programming, while providing training, coaching, and feedback to staff and volunteers. 

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Learning & Engagement Programs Curator at Remai Modern

Love modern and contemporary art?  Want to be at the forefront of a leading and direction-setting museum?  Remai Modern in Saskatoon, Canada, is looking for a knowledgeable, passionate individual to lead their gallery’s experiential and educational offerings in innovative new ways.  You’ll help connect Remai Modern with their community and the art world, designing programs that challenge conventions, create active dialogues about modern art, and push art programming to new levels of thinking and engagement.  You will also manage learning and engagement program staff, budgets, fundraising, collaborations, and events while ensuring that visitors fall in love with the museum and its collections.

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