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All MAAM members can post a position at no charge for 30 days. Non-members will be charged a rate of $50 for a 30 day posting. Please contact with position postings and questions.

Part-Time Internship Coordinator, Newark Museum Association

Newark, NJ

Program Overview:

The Diversifying Art Museum Leadership Initiative is supported by the Walton Family Foundation and the Ford Foundation. This initiative is a 3-year program for undergraduate students who typically are underrepresented in museum leadership. The objective of this initiative is to provide leadership, career opportunities and guidance to encourage and development future museum leaders.

Position Overview:

The Internship Program Coordinator will work closely with Museum leadership, senior and mid-level managers, to coordinate all aspects related to this initiative. The role of this position is to engage students, provide career guidance, and to provide support for their efforts in pursuing a career in the museum field.

For a full position description, please click here: PT Internship Program Coordinator – 1-18 – External Posting


MakerSPACE Educator (Part-Time), Newark Museum Association

Newark, NJ

Position Objective:

Working under the direction of the MakerSpace Manager this individual will be responsible for developing and executing programming in the Museum’s MakerSPACE. The MakerSPACE educator will facilitate creative projects utilizing science, art, and technology with a focus on developing problem-solving skills and promoting project-based learning. The MakerSPACE educator will work with a variety of audiences, including youth, families with young children, adults and adult groups.

For a full position description, please click here: PT MakeSPACE Educator – January 2018 -External Posting


Faculty Associate of Museum Professions, College of Communications and the Arts – Seton Hall University.

South Orange, NJ

This full-time position carries duties in the MA Museum Professions and BA art history programs. The ideal candidate possesses key expertise in core museum fields as well as substantial experience teaching at University levels. The position also teaches and advises students in the BA art history program and the MA Museum Professions 5-year dual degree program. The successful candidate is eligible for faculty election and subsequent dean appointment to the Museum Professions MA Program Director role. For more information and to apply online, visit the Human Resources site of Seton Hall University. The deadline is March 16, 2018.

Project Manager, Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra (SJMO) 2019 World Tour – The Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History.

Washington DC

In 2019, the Smithsonian’s resident jazz orchestra will engage audiences around the world through a dynamic 10-city world tour. We are seeking an experienced project manager to join our project team.

Position Involves

Developing and executing a wide variety of concert tour planning and logistics to include:

  • Tracking and meeting project goals
  • Working closely with and coordinating communication between Smithsonian Jazz program director (Tour Director), SJMO artistic director, key museum staff, musicians and guest artists, partners and external vendor support
  • Developing and managing project meetings, timelines, travel schedules and milestones
  • Identifying and managing external touring support for contracts
  • Creating and managing budgets for the tour and related education and promotional activities
  • Coordinating a marketing and communication strategy in collaboration with NMAH’s Office of Communication and Marketing and Office of Audience Engagement

For the full position description and how to apply, please click the following link: Project Manager, SJMO 2019 Concert Tour FINAL.

Chief of Museum Operations, The Andrew Jackson Foundation

Nashville, TN

The Andrew Jackson Foundation seeks an experienced museum professional to serve in the newly created position of Chief of Museum Operations (CMO). This position manages the day-to- day museum operations of Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage in Nashville, TN. The Hermitage is a 129-year- old presidential home museum and one of the nation’s first National Historic Landmark sites. It includes the 1,120 acre property, 27 buildings, and a full and part-time staff of 106. The CMO will report directly to the President and CEO, and be a member of the museum’s executive management team. Working with their direct reports, the CMO will provide leadership and direction in the planning, controlling, and general operation of the museum (e.g., collections management, research, educational and interpretive programming, public programming, guest services, preservation of buildings and sites, property management, and security). The ideal candidate will have extensive knowledge of museum management principles and administrative practices; strong skills in project management and execution; and experience in budget development and management. The CMO position requires an advanced degree and a minimum of 10 years of relevant experience in museum and non-profit management, and a combination of knowledge and experience in American history, collections management, historic preservation, interpretation, and public history.

For more information and a full description of the posting, please click here CMO.Ad.01.17.2018.

PO Box 4 Cooperstown, NY 13326


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