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September 20

LOCAL

Artist in Residence

Tretter Collection, University of MN, Twin Cities Metro, seeks an Artist in Residence. Deadline: October 15, 2017.

Accounting Clerk & Database Coordinator
Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota, Mankato MN, 
seeks

an Accounting Clerk & Database Coordinator.

Director of Finance
Science Museum of Minnesota, St. Paul MN, seeks a Director of Finance.

Senior Financial Analyst
Science Museum of Minnesota, St. Paul MN, seeks a Senior Financial Analyst.

Chief of Operations and Business Development
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis MN, seeks a Chief of Operations and Business Development.

REGIONAL

Vice President of Finance
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, Cleveland OH, seeks a Vice President of Finance.

Special Events Coordinator
Midway Village Museum, Rockford IL, seeks a Special Events Coordinator.

Educator and Visitor Experience Lead
Missouri Historical Society, St. Louis MO, Educator and Visitor Experience Lead.

NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL

Architectural Historian

Evans & De Shazo, Inc., Sebastopol CA, seeks an Architectural Historian.

Architectural Conservator/Historian
Thomas Jefferson Foundation, Inc., Charlottesville VA, seeks an Architectural Conservator/Historian.

Senior Marketing and Communications Manager
UBC Museum of Anthropology
Vancouver

BC, seeks a Senior Marketing and Communications Manager. Deadline: September 24, 2017.

September 13

LOCAL

Office and Program Coordinator

Stevens County Historical Society and Museum, Morris MN, seeks an Office and Program Coordinator.

Administrative Assistant
Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis MN, seeks an Administrative Assistant. Deadline: September 20, 2017.

RFP
City of Brooklyn Park, Brooklyn Park MN, has put out an RFP for a Consultant to help with the development of a 10-year Master Plan for Eidem Homestead, Brooklyn Park's Historical Farm.

REGIONAL

Regional Manager
Eastern National, Philip SD, a not-for-profit partner of the National Park Service, seeks a Regional Manager for the Midwest Region.

Executive Director
LaSalle County Historical Society, Utica IL, seeks an Executive Director.

Field Representative
Michigan Historic Preservation Network, Lansing MI, seeks a Southeast Michigan Field Representative.

Coordinator - Branch Library
University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame IN, seeks a Coordinator, Branch Library.

Director of Development
Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Madison WI, seeks a Director of Development.

NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL

Assistant Curator
Mennonite Heritage Village, Steinbach MB, seeks an Assistant Curator.

INTERNSHIPS/VOLUNTEERS

Archival Intern in Moving Image
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis MN, seeks an Archival intern to provide administrative and organizational support with the digital and film archive of the Ruben/Bentson Moving Image Collection.

September 6

LOCAL

Architectural Historian
106 Group, St. Paul MN, seeks an Architectural Historian.

Museum Collections Archivist
Golden Valley Historical Society, Golden Valley MN, seeks a Museum Collections Archivist. Deadline: September 12, 2017.

Department Coordinator
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis MN, seeks Department Coordinator.

REGIONAL

Digital Library Analyst
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison WI, seeks a Digital Library Analyst. Deadline: September 15, 2017.

Administrative Director
American Institute of the History of Pharmacy, Madison WI, seeks an Administrative Director.

Education Manager
Monroe County History Center, Bloomington IN, seeks an Education Manager.

President and Chief Operating Officer
National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, Cincinnati OH, seeks a President and Chief Operating Officer.

Archivist
Indiana State Archives, Indianapolis IN, seeks an Archivist. Deadline: September 12, 2017.

NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL

Industrial Historian
The Public Archaeology Laboratory, Inc. Pawtucket RI, seeks an Industrial Historian.

Architectural Historian 1 or 2
Louisiana Division of Historic Preservation, Baton Rouge LA, seeks an Architectural Historian 1 or 2.

Archaeologist/Planner II
Delaware Department of Transportation, Dover DE, seeks an Archaeologist/Planner II.

Associate Curator, Historical Indigenous Art
National Gallery of Canada, seeks an Associate Curator of Historical Indigenous Art. Deadline: September 18, 2017.

Scheduling Coordinator
Canadian Museum for Human Rights, Winnipeg MB, Scheduling Coordinator. Deadline: September 10, 2017.

INTERNSHIPS/VOLUNTEERS

Collections Intern
Hennepin History Museum, Minneapolis MN, seeks a Collections Intern.

Archives Reading Room Attendants
Hennepin History Museum, Minneapolis MN, seeks Archives Reading Room Attendants.

August 30

LOCAL

Office and Program Coordinator
Stevens County Historical Society, Morris MN, seeks an Office and Program Coordinator. Deadline: September 11, 2017.

Museum Receptionist
Legacy of the Lakes Museum, Alexandria MN. seeks a Museum Receptionist.

Director of Finance & Operations
The Works Museum, Bloomington MN, seeks a Director of Finance & Operations. Deadline: September 15, 2017.

Metadata Librarian
Hennepin County Library, Twin Cities Metro: seeks a Metadata Librarian. Deadline: September 7, 2017.

Cultural Resource Specialist
Mead & Hunt, Minneapolis MN, is looking for a Cultural Resource Specialist.

REGIONAL

President and Chief Operating Officer
National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, Cincinnati OH, seeks a President and Chief Operating Officer.

Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer
Conner Prairie Museum, Fishers IN, seeks a Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer.

Educator and Visitor Experience Lead
Missouri Historical Society, St. Louis MO, seeks an Educator and Visitor Experience Lead for the Soldiers Memorial Military Museum.

NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL

Director of Communications
National Museum of African American Music (NMAAM) - Nashville TN, seeks a Director of Communications. Deadline: September 25, 2017.

Exhibits Technician
Western Development Museum, Saskatoon SK, seeks an Exhibits Technician. Deadline: September 6, 2017.

August 23

LOCAL

Corporate & Foundation Relations Coordinator
Science Museum of Minnesota, St. Paul MN, seeks a Corporate & Foundation Relations Coordinator.

Corporate and Foundation Relations Specialist
Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis MN, seeks a Corporate and Foundation Relations Specialist. Deadline: August 31, 2017.

REGIONAL

Chief Executive Officer
Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison WI, seeks candidates for The Ruth and Hartley Barker Director, who is the organization's chief executive officer.

Director of Education
Detroit Historical Society, Detroit MI, seeks a Director of Education. Deadline: August 25, 2017.

NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL

Historic Preservation Supervisor
Maryland National Capital Parks & Planning Commission, Silver Spring MD, seeks a Historic Preservation Supervisor.

Archivist
City of Kamloops, Kamloops BC, seeks an Archivist. Deadline: September 1, 2017.

August 9

LOCAL

Educator
Anoka County Historical Society, Anoka MN, seeks an Educator. Deadline: August 11, 2017.

Historian
Minnesota Department of Transportation, St. Paul MN, seeks a Historian. (Enter "Historian" in the search field).

Senior Librarian
Hennepin County Libraries, Minneapolis MN, seeks a Senior Librarian. Deadline: August 21, 2017.

Library Services Training Coordinator
Hennepin County Libraries, Minneapolis MN, seeks a Library Services Training Coordinator. Deadline: August 28, 2017.

REGIONAL

CEO/Executive Director
Pottawattamie Arts, Culture & Entertainment (PACE), Council Bluffs IA seeks a CEO/Executive Director.

Vice President, Education and Exhibitions
Indiana Historical Society, Indianapolis IN, seeks a Vice President of Education and Exhibitions.

Oral Historian - Program Director I
Indiana Historical Bureau, Indiana IN, seeks an Oral Historian - Program Director I.

Registrar
University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame IN, seeks a Registrar.

NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL

Executive Director
Northwest African American Museum, Seattle WA, seeks an Executive Director.

Executive Vice President for Operations
Tenement Museum, New York City NY, seeks an Executive Vice 
President for Operations.

Asian American Community Archivist (Archivist I/II)
City of Austin, Austin TX, seeks an Asian American Community Archivist. Deadline: August 18, 2017.

Historic Preservation Planner
City of Miami, Miami FL, seeks a Historic Preservation Planner.

Chief Executive Officer
New Brunswick Museum, Saint John NB, seeks a Chief Executive Officer. Deadline: August 25, 2017.

INTERNSHIP/VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Marketing Intern
Fraunces Tavern Museum, New York NY, seeks a Marketing Intern. Deadline: September 8, 2017.

August 2

LOCAL

Collections Management Specialist
Hamline University, St. Paul MN, seeks a Collections Management Specialist.

Catalog & Metadata Librarian
Hamline University, St. Paul MN, seeks a Catalog & Metadata Librarian.

Exhibit Fabricator II and III
Science Museum of Minnesota, St. Paul MN, seeks an Exhibit Fabricator II and III.

REGIONAL

Curator of Exhibits
Door County Maritime Museum, Sturgeon Bay WI, seeks a Curator of Exhibits.

NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL

Executive Director
Council of State Archivists, Albany NY, seeks an Executive Director.

Deputy State Archaeologist
North Carolina Office of State Archaeology, Raleigh NC, seeks a Deputy State Archaeologist.

Programs and Communications Manager
Greenwich Village Society for Historic Preservation, New York NY, seeks a Programs and Communications Manager.

Executive Assistant
Canada's National History Society, Winnipeg MB, seeks an Executive Assistant.

Intermediate Exhibit Designer
Double Dare Design, Vancouver BC, seeks an Intermediate Exhibit Designer.?

July 26

LOCAL

Executive Director
Mower County Historical Society, Austin MN, seeks an Executive Director.

Office Admin
Northern Bedrock Historic Preservation Corps, Duluth MN, seeks an Office Admin. Deadline: August 2, 2017.

Administrative Assistant
Bell Museum of Natural History, St. Paul MN, seeks an Administrative Assistant.

REGIONAL

Education Director
Deadwood History, Inc., Deadwood SD, seeks an Education Director. Deadline: August 13, 2017.

Registrar

Indiana State Museum and Historic Sites, Indianapolis IN, seeks a Registrar.

Collections Manager
Fort Wayne History Center, Fort Wayne IN, seeks a Collections Manager.

Historic Preservation Officer
City of Evansville, Evansville IN, seeks a Historic Preservation Officer.

NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL

Historic Preservationist Consultant
Thousand Island Park Landmark Society, Thousand Island Park, NY, seeks a Historic Preservationist Consultant (Part-time over 2 years).

Executive Director
Newport Restoration Foundation, Newport 
RI, seeks an Executive Director.

Librarian, Film Reference Library
Toronto International Film Festival, Toronto ON, seeks a Librarian. Deadline: July 28, 2017.

INTERNSHIPS/VOLUNTEERS

Volunteers
Goodhue County Historical Society, Red Wing MN, seeks Volunteers. Deadline: July 28, 2017.

 

 

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