Job Board


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 midatlanticmuseums@gmail.com with position postings and questions.

 


 

South Asian Art Curator, Peabody Essex Museum
Salem, MA

 

Seeking dynamic curator of Indian and South Asian art for major museum in metro-Boston to shape the museum’s team-based program in Asian art. Track record of engaging exhibitions, active in global circles, strong commitment to interpretation and programming.  Develop more interconnected view of Asian cultures, foster dialogue -between historical and contemporary expressions. Lead new permanent collection installation devoted to South Asian art, opening 2018-2022. Organize exhibitions; secure traveling exhibitions; emphasis on Indian art. Develop plan to strengthen PEM’s collection, cultivate patrons, enhance international network, identify opportunities to exchange exhibitions, loans and expertise.  REQUIRED: MA, art history or cultural studies; Indian or South Asian art/culture specialty. Must be a team-player, enjoy innovative approaches. Full qualifications/how to apply: http://www.museum-search.com.  Apply by 4/17/2017 to SearchandRef@museum-search.com.  EOE.  Nominations welcome.


Executive Director, Schenectady County Historical Society

Schenectady, NY

The Schenectady County Historical Society is searching for a dynamic and capable Executive Director. He/she will report to the organization’s Board of Trustees and work with trustees to achieve goals approved by the board. The ideal candidate for this position will possess outstanding leadership capabilities, strong administrative skills, and a commitment to public service. He/she will also appreciate the power of history to create a more informed citizenry, raise the quality of life, and promote economic development.

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Nancy B. Putnam Curator of Fashion and Textiles, Peabody Essex Museum
Salem, MA

 

 

Seeking experienced curator in historical, modern and contemporary fashion and textiles. Newly-endowed position at major museum in metro-Boston. Play pivotal role in shaping exhibitions, programming, collections. Develop first gallery dedicated to fashion, opening 2019. Bring track record of engaging exhibitions, active in fashion circles, current on latest developments.  Strengthen collection, strategic acquisitions, long-term loans.  Enhance international networks, partnerships; secure patronage. MA, specialty in fashion and textiles. Team-player, good donor relationships, enjoy innovative approaches. Experience with historical and contemporary fashion and textiles preferred. International network highly desirable. Apply by 4/3/17 to SearchandRef@museum-search.com. Full details at: http://www.museum-search.com. EOE.  Nominations welcome.

 

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