Museum Curator

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Job Title:

Museum Curator

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College of Arts & Humanities


$36,000 - $40,000

Job Summary/Description:

The Museum Curator is a full-time position reporting to the Director. The Curator collaborates with academic departments such as history, visual and performing arts and other entities on campus as necessary. The Curator exhibits, interprets, maintains, and protects objects of historical and aesthetic importance in the Angelo State University Museum.

Typical Duties/Job Duties:

1. Exhibit design, development, and construction
2. Manage day-to-day museum operations
3. Develop and implement educational programs
4. Seeks and prepares funding proposals in conjunction with Director
5. Catalogue and display material
6. Develop and maintain exhibit schedule
7. Supervise volunteers, docents, and interns among others
8. Identify and record items
9. Other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Knowledge of museum procedures and best practices.
Skilled in oral and written communications and skilled in interpersonal relations.
Ability to do historical research; ability to speak knowledgeably and effectively before groups; ability to organize and complete tasks in an accurate and timely manner; ability to perform work requiring accuracy and attention to detail.

Minimum Qualifications:

Possession of an MA or MS in museum studies or related field.

Museum, archival, or closely related experience required.

EEO Statement:

Angelo State University is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to promoting and ensuring equal employment opportunity for all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Angelo State University is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to ensure equal access to employment opportunities for qualified individuals with disabilities. We are committed to ensuring that a qualified individual with a disability has the same rights and privileges in employment as non-disabled employees. If an accommodation is requested for the job application process, please contact our office at (325) 942-2168 or email us at [email protected].

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Special Instructions to Applicants:

Under Other Document, please include a portfolio or link to examples of professional work.




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Job No:
Posted: 4/16/2021
Application Due: 7/15/2021
Work Type: Full Time