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Posted May 17, 2017
Director, Exhibit Content & Learning
Museum of Science
Boston, Massachusetts

The Director, Exhibit Content and Learning oversees content and learning in one of the world’s leading science museums. This person works closely with the Vice President of Exhibit Development and Conservation and other education-related departments to set a strategy that ensures that the Museum’s exhibit halls (including exhibits and in-gallery programming) excite, empower and engage ALL visitors to be the thinkers and innovators needed to shape our future. This person develops and implements innovative exhibit-based learning experiences that keep the Museum at the forefront of the science museum field by ensuring that these experiences accurately reflect STEM content, focus on a clear set of goals, incorporate educational research and evaluation as part of the development process, and adhere to best practices in universal and equitable design. They also cultivate and develop a world class team that is kept abreast of changes and developments in the field of STEM learning, while also ensuring that all work is completed on-time, on-budget and supports stated goals. At times, the Director, Exhibit Content and Learning will develop and foster external partnerships and collaborations that expand the Museum’s capabilities and allow for the design of new kinds of learning experiences that were not previously possible. For more information and to apply, please visit mos.applicantpro.com/jobs/568838-29459.html.

Posted May 5, 2017
Senior Exhibit Designer
Museum of Life and Science
Durham, North Carolina

The Museum of Life and Science is seeking a Senior Exhibit Designer. This position will be responsible for developing high impact exhibition experiences. This position is responsible for the creation of superior exhibition experiences that touch the emotions, compel interactivity and inspiring wonder. The person will report to the Vice President for Exhibits and Planning and is expected to play a lead role in the development and design of the museum’s exhibition experiences.

To learn more about this position, please visit www.lifeandscience.org/jobs. To apply for this opportunity, please email your cover letter including your accomplishments, resume, and professional references to jobs.opportunities@ncmls.org.

Posted May 5, 2017
Special Exhibits Project Manager
The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis
Indianapolis, Indiana

The Special Exhibits Project Manager is responsible for managing the installation of special exhibitions including coordinating design, production, marketing, communications, educational programs, interpretation and sponsorship for The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis, Inc. The incumbent works closely with internal teams to ensure quality standards are adhered to consistently.

Essential Responsibilities:

  1. Oversees the installation of special and temporary exhibitions, including minor art exhibitions, temporary exhibitions in permanent galleries, peripheral experiences, and large-scale exhibitions in temporary galleries.
  2. Coordinates and project manages the negotiation of exhibition contracts through appropriate museum departments and staff. Serves as liaison between museum and lending institution(s).
  3. For a full list of responsibilities, visit www.childrensmuseum.org/content/careers.


  1. A bachelor’s degree in education, communication, business administration or museum studies.
  2. Five years (5) operational experience in museum exhibitions; two (2) years project oversight and/or project management.
  3. For a full list of requirements, visit www.childrensmuseum.org/content/careers.

To Apply:
Use the following link: ats.navicus.com/careers/job.aspx?CompanyID=CHILDRENSMUSEUM&Website=Careers&RequisitionID=570&CurrentCompany=1

Posted May 4, 2017
Traveling Exhibitions Manager
Ithaca, New York

The Sciencenter, a hands-on science museum in Ithaca, NY, seeks a high energy individual to serve as our Traveling Exhibitions Manager. The Traveling Exhibitions Manager is responsible for management of the Sciencenter’s traveling exhibitions program and exhibit sales.

This position can be remote, so relocation is not necessary.

For a complete job description and application instructions, visit www.Sciencenter.org/get-involved.