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April 19

LOCAL

Project Coordinators
Unfamiliar Stories seeks two Project Coordinators who will facilitate meetings with Hmong and Somali communities and organize project activities.


Archivist and Curator of Special Collections
University of Minnesota Duluth, Duluth MN, seeks an Archivist and Curator of Special Collections.

Crew Leader and Corps Members
Northern Bedrock Historic Preservation Corps, Duluth MN, seeks a Crew Leader and Corps Members. Deadline: April 21, 2017.

Researchers
Ramsey County Historical Society, St. Paul MN, seeks researchers to complete Legends & Landmarks, a research project that seeks to create research files on 100 individuals and 20 locations. Deadline: April 30, 2017.

Request for Proposal?
Golden Valley Historical Society, Golden Valley MN, seeks a qualified consulting firm with professional museum services experience to conduct curatorial work and design, fabricate, and install a suite of interpretive exhibits. Deadline: May 5, 2017.

Researcher
Historic Hutchinson, Hutchinson MN, seeks a Researcher for a short term project starting in May.?

REGIONAL

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

Program Coordinator
Missouri History Museum, St. Louis MO, seeks a Local History Program Coordinator.

NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL

External Relations Coordinator
American Association for State and Local History, Nashville TN, seeks an External Relations Coordinator.

Administrator I - Architectural Survey Administrator
Maryland Historical Trust (MD SHPO), Crownsville MD, seeks an Administrator I - Architectural Survey Administrator.

Executive Director
Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg PA, seeks an Executive Director.

Interpreter and Team Leader
Canadian Canoe Museum, Peterborough ON, 
seeks an Interpreter - Artisan (Team Leader) and an Interpreter - Artisan.

INTERNSHIPS

Historic Preservation Internships
Neighborhood Preservation Center, New York NY, seeks two interns looking to gain experience in historic preservation.?

April 12

LOCAL

Seasonal Hubbard House Assistants
Blue Earth County Historical Society, Mankato MN, seeks two seasonal Hubbard House Assistants. Deadline: April 21, 2017.

Assistant Registrar (Temporary)
Science Museum of Minnesota, St. Paul MN seeks a Temporary Assistant Registrar.

REGIONAL

Archivist
Deadwood History Inc., Deadwood SD, seeks an Archivist.
Deadline: April 16, 2017.

Historic Preservation Specialist
South Dakota State Historical Society, Pierre SD, seeks a Historic Preservation Specialist.

Archivist, African-American History
Indiana Historical Society, Indianapolis IN, seeks an Archivist, African-American History.

NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL

Executive Director
Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission - Harrisburg PA, seeks an Executive Director.

Outreach Program Assistant
Historic Preservation Division, Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Stockbridge
GA, seeks an Outreach Program Assistant.

Digital Platforms, Content Designer
Canadian Museum for Human Rights, Winnipeg MB, seeks a Digital Platforms, Content Designer. Deadline: April 16, 2017.

INTERNSHIPS

Intern
Detroit Historical Society, Detroit MI, seeks a Detroit 1967 Community Outreach Summer Internship.

April 5

LOCAL

Program Director and Administrative Assistant
Somali Museum of Minnesota, Minneapolis MN, seeks a Program Director and Administrative Assistant.

Hubbard House Assistants
Blue Earth County Historical Society, Mankato MN, seeks two seasonal Hubbard House Assistants.

Site Interpreter & Site Maintenance Worker
Lower Sioux Indian Community, Redwood County MN, seeks a Site Interpreter and a Site Maintenance Worker.


Seasonal Cultural Heritage Interpreter
Three Rivers Park District, The Landing, Shakopee MN, seeks a Seasonal Cultural Heritage Interpreter.

Visitor Engagement Specialist
The Bakken Museum, Minneapolis MN, seeks a Visitor Engagement Specialist.

Textile Conservator/Contactor
Northfield Historical Society, Northfield MN, seeks a contractor to fulfill a textile-based grant project.?

REGIONAL

Museum Curator and Director of Cultural Affairs
Crazy Horse Memorial Foundation, Crazy Horse SD, seeks a Museum Curator and Director of Cultural Affairs.

Director of Marketing & Communications
Dubuque County Historical Society, Dubuque IA, seeks a Director of Marketing & Communications. Deadline: April 7, 2017.

Curator I
Ohio History 
Connection, Columbus OH, seeks a Curator I.

Development Director
National Railroad Museum, Green Bay, WI, seeks a Development Director.?

NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL

Development Associate
Seminole Tribe of Florida's Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum, Big Cypress FL, seek a Development Associate.

Historical Preservation Architect
Cherokee Nation Businesses, Fort Bliss/El Paso TX, seek a Historical Preservation Architect.

Cultural Resouces Analyst
San Manuel Band of Mission Indians, Highland CA, seek a Cultural Resouces Analyst.

INTERNSHIPS

State Archive Internship
State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines IA, seeks a State Archive Intern. Deadline: April 16, 2017.

Summer Graduate Conservation Student Internship
Missouri History Museum, St. Louis MO, seeks a Summer Graduate Conservation Student Intern.

March 29

LOCAL

Director
Dodge County Historical Society, Mantorville MN, seeks a Director.

Seasonal Museum Assistants
Murray County Historical Museum Slayton MN and End O Line Park seeks three Seasonal Museum Assistants.

Crew Leader and Corps Members
Northern Bedrock Historic Preservation Corps, Duluth MN, seeks a Crew Leader and Corps Members.

Tour Boat Guide Entertainer/Narrator
Vista Fleet, Duluth MN, seeks a Tour Boat Guide Entertainer/Narrator.

School Outreach Programs Coordinator
The Bakken Museum, Minneapolis MN, seeks a School Outreach Programs Coordinator. Deadline: May 21, 2017.

Exhibition Technicians
Walker Art Center, Twin Cities Metro MN, seeks Exhibition Technicians.

REGIONAL

Director of Marketing & Communications
Dubuque County Historical Society, Dubuque IA, seeks a Director of Marketing & Communications. Deadline: April 7, 2017.

Curator
Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison WI, seeks a Curator of Historic Agriculture and Transportation at the Old World Wisconsin Historic Site.

Conservator
Missouri Secretary 
of State, Local Records Division, Jefferson City MO, seeks a Conservator. Deadline: April 4, 2017.

NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL

Director
John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston MA, seeks a Director. Deadline: May 19, 2017.

External Relations Coordinator
American Association for State and Local History, Nashville TN, seeks Relations Coordinator.

Communications Lead
Alberta Museums Association, Edmonton AB, seeks a Communications Lead.

March 22

LOCAL

Digital Archives and Research Services Librarian

Augsburg College, Minneapolis MN, seeks a Digital Archives and Research Services Librarian.

Tour Guide Coordinator
History Center of Olmsted County, Rochester MN, seeks a part-time Tour and Guide Coordinator for the Mayowood Mansion.

Director of Finance and Administration
The Bakken Museum, Minneapolis MN, seeks a Director of Finance and Administration. Deadline: March 31, 2017.

REGIONAL

Architecural Historian/Historian - Principal Investigator
Wapsi Valley Archaeology, Inc., Anamosa IA, seeks an Architecural Historian/Historian - Principal Investigator.

Executive Director
Intermuseum Conservation Association, Cleveland OH, seeks an Executive Director. Deadline: May 15, 2017.

Membership Manager
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, Cleveland OH, seeks a Membership Manager.

NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL

Archaeologist
Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation, Pendleton OR, seeks an Archaeologist.

Architectural Historian
Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson, Philadelphia PA, seeks a full-time entry-level Architectural Historian.

Digital Platforms, Content Designer
Canadian Museum for Human Rights, Winnipeg
MB, seeks a Digital Platforms, Content Designer. Deadline: March 26, 2017.

INTERNSHIPS

Internships
Washington County Historical Society, Stillwater MN, seeks interns.

Internship
Minnesota Center for Book Arts/Windgate Museum, Minneapolis MN, seeks an Intern.

History Intern
City of Hugo, Hugo MN, seeks qualified undergraduate or graduate student to work as a Historical Commission Intern. Deadline: April 14, 2017.

Internship
National Trust For Historic Preservation, Washington DC, seeks an African American Historic Places Intern.

March 15

Executive Director
Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota, Mankato MN, seeks an Executive Director. Deadline: March 31, 2017.?

 

Director of Development
The Works Museum, Bloomington MN, seeks a Director of Development. Deadline: April 3, 2017.

Director of Development
James J. Hill Center, St. Paul MN, seeks a Director of Development. Deadline: March 31, 2017.

 

 

Senior Community Development Specialist
Upper Minnesota Valley Regional Development Commission, Appleton MN, seeks a Senior Community Development Specialist.

Chief Curator
Outagamie County Historical Society, Appleton WI, seeks a Chief Curator.

Development Director
National Railroad Museum, Green Bay WI, seeks a Development Director.

Haas Education Intern
Deadwood History, Inc, Deadwood SD, seeks a Haas Education Intern.

Collections & Exhibitions Manager
Dundas Museum & Archives, Hamilton ON, seeks a Collections & Exhibitions Manager. Deadline: March 24, 2017.

March 8

Crew Leader
Northern Bedrock Historic Preservation Corps, Statewide, seeks a Crew Leader.

 

Executive Director
Headwaters Science Center, Bemidji MN, seeks an Executive Director. Deadline: March 24, 2017.

 

Internship
Minnesota Museum of American Art, St. Paul MN, seeks a Visitor and Special Events Intern. Deadline: March 18, 2017.

Board Members
St. Louis County Historical Society, Duluth MN, announces two openings on its Board of Governors.

Curator
Stearns History Museum, St. Cloud MN, seeks a Curator. Deadline: March 22, 2017.

Request for Proposals
Minnesota Alliance of Local History Museums seeks RFPs for Collections Management System Software and for Hosting Services. Deadline: April 14, 2017.

 

 

Digital Cataloging and Review/History Internships
Theodore Roosevelt Center at Dickinson State University, Dickinson ND, seeks Digital Cataloging and Review/History Interns.

Curator/Assistant Director
Douglas County Historical Society, Superior WI, seeks a Curator/Assistant Director. Deadline: March 24, 2017.

President
Massachusetts Historical Society, Boston MA, seeks a President.

Associate Director for Historic Preservation
Nebraska State Historical Society, Lincoln NE, seeks an Associate Director for Historic Preservation.

Project Architect

Architectural Preservation Studio, DPC, New York City NY, seeks a Project Architect.

Architectural Historian
EBI Consulting, Dallas/Fort Worth TX, seeks an Architectural Historian.

Historic Preservation Officer
City of Missoula, Missoula MT, seeks a Historic Preservation Officer.

Collections Curator
Western Development Museum, Saskatoon SK, seeks a Collections Curator. Deadline: March 24, 2017.

Aboriginal Curator
McMaster Museum of Art, Hamilton/Niagara ON, seeks an Aboriginal Curator. Deadline: March 17, 2017.

 

 

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