: Art MuseumLocations:
: Binghamton, NYPosted:
: May 10, 2022Closes:
: Open Until FilledType:
: Part-timeRef. No.:
: 01786Position ID:
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Budget Title: Instructional Support Associate (SL-2)
Salary: $25,000 - $28,000 (50% part-time, college-year position)
Located at the center of campus, the Binghamton University Art Museum is a dynamic public space where staff and faculty engage students and the wider public through frequent original exhibitions and programming. The Binghamton University Art Museum has a permanent collection of over 4,000 objects selectively acquired over 50 years. These include works on paper, paintings, sculpture and decorative arts from around the world and spanning 5,000 years. These activities and objects are vital to Binghamton University, one of four research universities as well as the most selective undergraduate campus in the State University of New York.
The BUAM Coordinator of Education and Public Programs is a 10-month, part-time position. The Coordinator will play an important role in developing and implementing programs for campus, school, family and community audiences of all ages during the academic year. Responsibilities include program conception and development, development of interpretive materials for community and school programs, mentoring one or more education interns, keeping current with museum education best practices, serving as a liaison between the Museum and educators at the elementary and secondary levels, and assisting with marketing programs to appropriate audiences. The Coordinator will work closely with all Museum staff to develop and provide support for visitor-centered and interactive special programs in conjunction with current exhibitions.
- BA degree in relevant field
- experience working in a museum or similar cultural institution
- experience developing and planning public-facing programs
- strong organizational skills
- excellent interpersonal, verbal, writing and public speaking skills
- must be available to work occasional evening and weekend hours
- MA in Museum Education, Education, Museum Studies, Art History, or Studio Art
- knowledge of teachers' needs, including K-12 teachers and New York State Learning Standards
- familiarity with Visual Thinking Strategies
- experience working with diverse audiences of a variety of ages
- experience using new technologies to deliver educational content
- history of developing and implementing art-making activities
- ability to manage the AV technology necessary for public programs
Offers of employment may be contingent upon successful completion of a pre-employment background check and verification of degree(s) and credentials.
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Deadline for Internal Applicants: May 25, 2022
Deadline for External Applicants: Open until filled
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the vacancy is filled.
Persons interested in this position should apply online.
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