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Posted August 11, 2022
President & CEO
North Carolina Aquarium Society
Raleigh, North Carolina
Salary Range: $130,000 to $200,000

The North Carolina Aquarium Society is seeking an experienced and passionate leader for the role of President/CEO. This position is based in the Society’s Raleigh, N.C. office. Reporting directly to a statewide, 45-member Board of Directors, the President of the Aquarium Society functions as the CEO of the organization and has the overall responsibility for the management and implementation of Society goals, policies, and procedures. The President provides leadership and direction for Society staff, oversees the organization’s administration, programs and strategic planning, and provides support and direction for retail operations, fundraising, marketing, and outreach.

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Posted August 10, 2022
Director of Education
Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science
Miami, Florida
Salary Range: Starting $70,000+ full benefits

Frost Science is seeking an experienced and enthusiastic individual to lead operations of dynamic educational science programs from a world class museum to engage the diverse Miami community. The Director of Education will direct the operations of all educational programs at the museum from conception through execution. Join our team for a fast-paced, collaborative working environment that includes exciting opportunities on several upcoming projects as well as oversight of a fantastic team of educators.

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Posted July 29, 2022
STEM Engagement Manager
Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum
Poughkeepsie, New York
Salary Range: $44,000-$52,000

The Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum is at a pivotal time in our 33-year history. Located on the banks of the Hudson River in Poughkeepsie, NY, we have been providing rich programming to children ages 0-6 for several generations. After a strategic process of visioning and fundraising and developing and opening our new Science Revealed permanent exhibit, the Museum has positioned itself to inspire the next generation of innovators and advance STEM education in our region by expanding its curriculum to serve early learners (ages 0-6) and children through age 12. The culmination of these efforts will be reflected in our upcoming name change to the Mid-Hudson Discovery Museum.

With that said, we are now ready to bring on an innovative museum STEM educator that is looking to challenge the traditional boundaries of informal education to achieve more effective educational outcomes. Based on your combination of education and practical experience, you will bring a fresh perspective of how to excite and engage young minds sparking the curiosity required to love and pursue learning for a lifetime. The STEM Engagement Manager develops and implements age-appropriate Museum activities and programs for families with children ages 2-12. Manages all aspects of the Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum’s ongoing grant¬-funded and fee-based educational programs, including onsite field trips and workshops, Starlab planetarium shows, and outreach presentations. Works collaboratively with MHCM staff to develop the Museum’s educational content and interactive floor programs.

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Posted July 22, 2022
Director of Museum Technology & Digital Engagement
Da Vinci Science Center
Allentown, Pennsylvania
Salary Range: $75,000 with full benefits

The Director of Museum Technology & Digital Engagement will serve as an integral member of the Science Center’s Museum Operations team to develop technology-enabled exhibits, public programs, reserved programs, and digital engagement experiences. During construction phase, the Director will lead content development efforts for two new major exhibit galleries and will serve as a technology advisor for the development of additional exhibit galleries. Content development efforts will be coordinated with the exhibit design firm that will design, fabricate, and install the exhibits in the new facility, scheduled to open Spring 2024 in downtown Allentown, Pennsylvania. After opening, Director will be responsible for leading the development of technology-enabled exhibits, public programs, and executing digital engagement strategies.  View the full job description and to apply.

Posted July 21, 2022
Director of Environmental Science & Living Collections
Da Vinci Science Center
Allentown, Pennsylvania
Salary Range:  $75,000 – $90,000 + full benefits

As an integral member of the Museum Operations team the Director will support the science center’s mission to bring Science to Life and Lives to Science. The Director will develop and oversee all aspects of the science center’s animal and plant collections that will be incorporated into a major new science center scheduled to open in downtown Allentown, Pennsylvania in Spring 2024 and lead content development efforts for the new Lehigh River Watershed exhibit gallery, coordinating all efforts with the exhibit design firm that will design, fabricate, and install the exhibit. The Director will also be responsible for leading the development of environmental science, conservation, and living collections related exhibits, public and reserved programs to be delivered within the new Science Center. A strong candidate should have a deep understanding of environmental science, conservation, animal care, and a passion for providing a safe, welcoming, and fun experience for visitors, program participants, volunteers, and staff.  Click here for the full job description and to apply.

Posted July 21, 2022
Director of Health Science
Da Vinci Science Center
Allentown, Pennsylvania
Salary Range: $75,000 with full benefits

As an integral member of the Museum Operations team, the Director will support the Science Center’s mission to bring Science to Life and Lives to Science. The Director will lead content development efforts for a new 9,000 sq. ft. health science exhibit gallery scheduled to open spring 2024. The Director will coordinate all efforts with the exhibit design firm, lead development of health science related exhibits, public programs, and reserved programs, support the customer service culture, inquiry-based approach to science teaching, and the Science Center’s values. Click here for the full job description and to apply.

Posted July 21, 2022
Adult Programs Producer
Massachusetts Institute of Technology – MIT Museum
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Salary Range: $24 per hour

MIT Museum is looking for a temporary Adult Programs Producer, who works with a small team to produce educational and public programs. In collaboration with other members of the museum’s staff, they are responsible for conceptualizing and coordinating the delivery of a diverse portfolio of innovative programs for the museum’s adult audiences. This position will support the museum’s strategic vision of creating inclusive programs that 1) cultivate public conversations at the intersection of science, technology, and society; 2) provide unique experiences at the collision of art and science; and 3) provide a broad array of informal gathering and learning opportunities for adults. The successful candidate for this position will be an innovative thinker with excellent organization and planning skills with a passion for adult programs and desire to connect members of the public with the scientific, artistic, and technological innovation that makes MIT and the broader Cambridge community a unique space.

This is a temporary position through October 31, 2022, with the possibility of extension. View the complete description and to apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to engagement_position@mit.edu.

Posted July 19, 2022
Director of Science Communication
Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science
Miami, Florida
Salary Range: $60,000 – $80,000

Frost Science is seeking a dynamic Director of Science Communication with strong written and oral communication skills, a science background, and experience translating complex science topics for the public through different media. They will assist the museum in bridging the gap between the science and the public. Join our team for a fast-paced, collaborative working environment that includes exciting opportunities on several upcoming projects. We encourage applications from individuals of all levels of experience.

Apply today! – https://www.frostscience.org/careers/

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