Job no: 494702
Work type: Staff Full-time
Location: Pensacola - Main Campus
Categories: Staff, UWF Historic Trust
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|Position Title (Classification Title):||Coordinator 125860|
|Working Title:||Chief Curator PMA|
|Job Summary:||Reporting to the Director, the Chief Curator oversees the Museum's curatorial program and cultivates relationships with cultural and academic stakeholders to support the mission of the institution and create more opportunities for meaningful engagement across the UWF Historic Trust, the wider university population, and the community-at-large. The Curator develops and organizes exhibitions, conducts original research on the collections, recommends acquisitions, develops relationships with donors and collectors, and coordinates collections planning. The Curator supervises the curatorial department of the PMA and works closely with the Director and the Curator of Education to align the museum's education, programming and operations with the curatorial vision.|
|Department||UWF Historic Trust|
|Minimum Qualifications:||Masters degree in an appropriate area of specialization; or a bachelors degree in an appropriate area of specialization and two years of appropriate experience.|
|Position Qualifications:||Knowledge of best practices in the areas of museums, art and visual culture, collections stewardship, art handling, program development, exhibition development, research and scholarship.|
|Preferred Qualifications||Master's degree in appropriate area of specialization and four years appropriate experience.|
|Essential Functions / Job Duties:||
|Special Requirements or Considerations of the Job:||
This position requires fingerprinting
This position requires a criminal background screen
|Number of Vacancies||1|
|Work Hours||8:30-5:00 pm|
|Salary Range||$40,000 - $45,000|
|Preferred Response Date:||02/27/2023|
|Special Instructions to Applicants:||Candidates must apply online through the University of West Florida website: https://careers.uwf.edu. Applicants are required to attach a resume, cover letter and contact information for three references. *References will be contacted upon submission of this application. An opportunity to upload these documents will be provided during the application process. For assistance, please contact Human Resources at 850-474-2694 or email email@example.com.|