Museums Alaska

Alutiiq Museum Seeks Educational Outreach Coordinator

Do you enjoy talking to people? Are you interested in Alutiiq history? The Alutiiq Museum seeks a friendly, organized person to coordinate our educational programs and resources. The Educational Outreach Coordinator will work 30 hours a week, Tuesday through Saturday, as a member of the museum’s professional team. To apply, please submit a cover letter, […]

Haines Sheldon Museum Seeks Education Coordinator

Education Coordinator Position, 20 hours/week Haines Sheldon Museum seeks an engaging educator to join our dynamic, hard-working, dedicated team devoted to providing the best possible museum to Haines residents and visitors. This position’s critical function is to bring children, families, couples and single adults into the museum. It is responsible for planning and implementing education […]

The American Bald Eagle Foundation seeks an Intern

The American Bald Eagle Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization which includes a natural history museum and live raptor center. The natural history museum showcases wildlife of Southeast Alaska with over 200 taxidermied specimens and interactive exhibits. The American Bald Eagle Foundation is seeking a museum intern for the winter of 2019. The chosen intern […]

The American Bald Eagle Foundation seeks Program Coordinator

The American Bald Eagle Foundation is seeking a Program Coordinator to join our dynamic team. The program coordinator duties and responsibilities include: Working with the Curator of Collections and Exhibits to maintain the museum collections and database Working with the Raptor Program Manager to carry out resident ambassador husbandry and training employing operant learning strategies […]

Alaska Aviation Museum Seeks Executive Director

Full time exempt position, paid holidays and vacation. Salary DOE Undergraduate degree in Business Administration or equivalent business / management experience  Job Description The Alaska Aviation Museum’s (AAM) Executive Director (ED) is the chief executive of the Museum, responsible for the overall fiscal leadership, management and day to day operations. Operations include staff, admissions, memberships, programs, partnerships, […]

Juneau-Douglas City Museum Seeks Curator of Collections & Exhibits

The Juneau-Douglas City Museum is seeking a Curator of Collections & Exhibits. Please see the PDF job posting for more information: Juneau-Douglas City Museum Curator of Collections and Exhibits PDF Closing Date: September 30th

Vote Today! 2018 Board Election

Dear Museums Alaska members, This is your official announcement of Museums Alaska’s Annual Business Meeting on Thursday, September 13, 2018 at 3:30pm in Nome, Alaska. At the meeting we will announce the winners of the election of 3 open seats on our Board of Directors. Below is a link to your electronic ballot. PLEASE NOTE: […]

Juneau Douglas City Museum & Juneau Public Libraries Seek AmeriCorps Member

The Juneau Douglas City Museum and Juneau Public Libraries are looking for an AmeriCorps member to provide service to our two organizations. Must be a college graduate of any age. The year-long term of service can begin in September 2018. For more information or to apply visit Contact Beth Weigel, Juneau Douglas City Museum […]

Going to Nome for your first-ever Museums Alaska/Alaska Historical Society Conference?

If yes, then you are eligible to apply for this Museums Alaska Regional Conference Attendance Award. The Alaska State Museum will provide $500 to help defray conference expenses for 10 museum staff members (2 from each of Alaska’s five regions) to attend the annual conference to be held September 12-15, 2018 in Nome. The Alaska […]

Why Attend the Conference? 3 Reasons from Sarah Harrington

This article was written by 2017 Donna Matthews Professional Development Fund scholarship recipient Sarah Harrington. The Museums Alaska/Alaska Historical Society Conference brings together all kinds of passionate professionals to connect, inspire, and transform skillsets and experiences across our great state.  Writers, curators, educators, store managers, researchers, gallery hosts, board members, and beyond, the conference has […]