Announcements

Alaska State Museum Seeks Curator of Statewide Services

Museum Curator II – Curator of Statewide Services (PCN 05-4099) This listing closes on 6/11/2018 at 5:00 PM Alaska. Link to Posting: https://www.governmentjobs.com/jobs/2088064-0/museum-curator-ii-curator-of-statewide-services-pcn-05-4099 Salary $5,017.00 Monthly Location Juneau, AK Job Type Full Time Department Education & Early Development Job Number 18295 Closing date and time 6/11/2018 at 5:00 PM Alaska Division Libraries, Archives & Museums […]

Juneau-Douglas City Museum Seeks Curator of Collections & Exhibits

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT CURATOR OF COLLECTIONS & EXHIBITS PERMANENT FULL-TIME POSITION JDCM Curator of Collections Position Description (PDF) CLOSING DATE Extended: July 13th, 2018

Seward Community Library & Museum Seeks Curator of Collections & Exhibits

The Seward Community Library & Museum is looking for an energetic and enthusiastic person to join our small but mighty team in beautiful Seward, Alaska! We are hiring a full time Curator of Collections and Exhibits to work with our historical collections and exhibits in our uniquely combined local history museum, public library, archives and […]

Exhibit Mount Making Workshop

The Kodiak Historical Society & Baranov Museum would like to extend an invitation to join them for an Exhibit AK mount making workshop in Kodiak! They welcome all Alaska Museum Professionals interested in mount making to join them. It is a great opportunity to connect with fellow museum professionals in Alaska, share resources, and gain hands-on experience with exhibit mount making! […]

Valdez Museum Call for Artists

The Valdez Museum is now accepting exhibit proposals for Summer 2019 through 2021. Deadline: May 25, 2018, 5 PM. Check out the guidelines here: VMHA Exhibit Guidelines_rev. Check out the proposal form here: VMHA Exhibit Proposal Form . See https://www.valdezmuseum.org/exhibits/ for more info or contact Andrew Goldstein at 907-835-2764.

Valdez Museum Seeks Administrative Marketing Coordinator

ADMINISTRATIVE MARKETING COORDINATOR FULL-TIME WITH HEALTH BENEFITS, RETIREMENT, VACTION, SICK AND HOLIDAY PAY! Are you a creative, detailed and organized individual who is looking for a great job environment? If this sounds like you… The Valdez Museum seeks a Full Time, fully benefited Administrative Marketing Coordinator. The individual must be flexible to work additional as […]

Pratt Museum Hiring

The Pratt Museum in Homer has five position openings. See their posting below: The Pratt Museum is looking for energetic and creative folks to join our team this spring, as we celebrate our 50th anniversary and launch into the next 50 years of community programming! Applications can be picked up at the Museum’s front desk […]

Joint Annual Conference: Tara Taro

This article was written by 2017 Donna Matthews Professional Development Fund scholarship recipient Tara Taro. As a first-time attendee of a professional development conference like the Annual Conference held by Museums Alaska and Alaska Historical Society, I expected to attend many sessions focused on how museums function, why they are important, and new techniques to […]

Advocacy vs. Neutrality: Katelyn Dickerson

This article was written by 2017 Donna Matthews Professional Development Fund scholarship recipient Katelyn Dickerson. The 2017 Museums Alaska Conference held in Anchorage revolved around the central them of social discourse in public institutions. Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site senior vice president, Sean Kelly, explored this idea in his keynote address and break-off session. The […]

Juneau-Douglas City Museum Seeks Museum Director

Juneau-Douglas City Museum MUSEUM DIRECTOR PERMANENT FULL-TIME POSITION 37.5 hours per week $58,383.00 – $62,283.00 Annually (DOQ) (Note: This position is in-eligible for overtime pay) This is a fully benefited position. The City and Borough of Juneau offers a competitive salary package that includes the opportunity for regular wage increases, an excellent health insurance program, […]