The Southeast Ohio History Center seeks a Curator of Collections.
The Southeast Ohio History Center is a growing museum of regional history that focuses on southeast Ohio and its essential role in the story of our nation. The History Center’s outstanding collection of art, artifacts, archives, and photographs spans 12,000 years and is the result of over 50 years of collecting. The History Center opened in its new location in April, 2017 in the historic First Christian Church building in Uptown Athens, Ohio.
Athens is a dynamic, diverse community with a rich history. Nestled in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, Athens is also the proud home of Ohio University, the oldest institution of higher learning in the Northwest Territory.
The Southeast Ohio History Center seeks an energetic Curator of Collections to oversee the display and management of the History Center’s collection. The Curator of Collections plays an important role in training and guiding collections volunteers and student interns, managing the collection, and helping to facilitate the installation of three to four temporary exhibitions a year. The successful candidate will be a creative problem solver, have strong organizational skills, and be someone who works well in a team.
Salary range: $16.00 - $16.50 per hour
Job classification: full-time, 35 hours per week.
To apply: Please submit a cover letter and resume addressed to Jessica Cyders at [email protected] by September 10, 2021. For more information, visit www.athenshistory.org.
Posted: September 1, 2021
Deadline: September 10, 2021