The Museum is searching for a highly-motivated individual to work within the Museum’s Department of Cultural Anthropology as a part-time assistant collections manager. The Museum supports a large collection of more than 14,000 items of material culture from historic and contemporary societies around the world including North, Central, and South Americas, Africa, and Asia. The successful candidate will work to conserve these collections, secure at risk artifacts, and develop a curation strategy that will enhance access, records management, and digitization efforts currently underway at the Museum. The successful candidate will also serve as liaison to Native American tribal groups in regard to NAGPRA compliance. The Assistant Collections Manager will report directly to the Museum’s Director of Research and Collections.
The position is a one year, part-time appointment (25 hours per week) with the opportunity for extensions up to three years.
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