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Posted August 17, 2018
Senior Curator / Manager, Living Collections
Museum of Science
Boston, Massachusetts

The Senior Curator/Manager of the Living Collections Department is responsible for the overall management of the Live Animal Care Center and the Butterfly Garden composed of approximately 140 vertebrate animals and 60 individuals or colonies of invertebrates. The Manager must ensure that all Museum standards, governmental regulations and AZA accreditation standards for live animals and plants are being met or surpassed. The Manager has the final approval of all animals and plants used in programs and exhibits. Working with a full-time staff of nine and part-time staff of six, the Manager must ensure that the living collection is relevant to the Museum mission, species are appropriate for exhibits or programs, that acquisitions and transfers meet all permit requirements and that there are sufficient resources to support the collection. Every five years the Manager must also lead the AZA accreditation process. EEO/M/W/D/V. To apply, visit mos.applicantpro.com/jobs/867101-29459.html.

Posted August 2, 2018
Traveling Exhibitions Manager
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
Bentonville, Arkansas

Crystal Bridges seeks to hire an experienced Traveling Exhibitions Manager to join us in transforming lives through the sharing of outstanding works of American Art. The Traveling Exhibitions Manager will manage all outbound traveling exhibitions for Art Bridges and Crystal Bridges by providing crucial information and support to partner institutions. The ideal candidate has exceptional project management abilities, a collaborative spirit, is a professional, pleasant, proactive, highly organized, an outstanding problem solver, and have the energy and ability to balance and quickly execute multiple tasks. We would love to hear from you if you possess these qualifications. Please click the link below to apply.


Crystal Bridges is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Posted July 31, 2018
Senior Exhibit Designer
California Academy of Sciences
San Francisco, California

The California Academy of Sciences seeks a Senior Exhibit Designer to join our Exhibit Studio team. You’ll lead design efforts to produce exhibitions and visitor experiences, and will collaborate with scientists, educators, artists, builders, technologists, and other internal/external partners. This position reports to the Senior Director of Exhibits and Architecture.

Who are we looking for? You bring a sophisticated, modern design sensibility and a collaborative approach. You champion your ideas, build on others’, and cultivate rapport with colleagues. You’re ready to work on challenging and rewarding projects to engage audiences with natural history, living collections, biodiversity research, and science-based sustainability solutions. You have experience as the design lead on projects for museums, exhibit design firms, or related entertainment settings.

We offer a collaborative environment with a high level of creative input, work with talented colleagues, and seeing the results of your work in a forward-thinking museum. Please apply at calacademy.snaphire.com/jobdetails?ajid=qH7Z8.

Posted July 26, 2018
Exhibit Designer-Fabricator
Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum
Ann Arbor, Michigan

Be part of a team that designs, prototypes, and builds original exhibits, and suites of exhibits, with experienced museum exhibit staff and outside contractors. Current projects include $2.5 million in 3 projects over the next 5 years. Other responsibilities include administrative support, and active participation in other general Museum operations. Full-Time, Monday-Friday with the occasional evening and weekend hours required. Salary: $45,000-$55,000. Full posting: www.aahom.org/jobs. Send resume and cover letter to jobs@aahom.org.

Posted July 18, 2018
Traveling Exhibitions Manager
Ithaca, New York

The Sciencenter, a hands-on science museum in Ithaca, NY, seeks a team leader with the ability to establish rapport and maintain positive professional relationships with widely diverse individuals at other museums and within the organization. This is a high-impact role that is responsible for management of the Sciencenter’s traveling exhibitions program and exhibit sales. The Traveling Exhibitions Manager manages the rental, shipping, and logistic coordination of the traveling exhibition program. Responsibilities include planning, marketing, contract administration, rental tour management, coordinating the shipping of exhibitions, and coordinating the maintenance and technical support of exhibitions. This position is also responsible for growing the existing portfolio of traveling exhibits through partnerships and the solicitation of new exhibitions for tour under Sciencenter management.

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