The DuSable Museum of African American History

Jobs

DuSable Museum frequently seeks talented and passionate individuals to help advance our mission. Job opportunities will appear on this page when available. We also offer a number of internship opportunities.

The following positions are currently available:


Registrar

The DuSable Museum of African American History is a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving and promoting the history and culture of the African American experience through stimulating exhibitions and inspiring education programs focused on arts, artifacts, events and customs. The Registrar reports to the Collections Manager/Head of Collections & Registration and is responsible for implementing Museum Policies and procedures encompassing acquisitions, loans, exhibitions, deaccessions, packing and shipping, security of artwork in transit, fine art insurance administration, and risk management.

The successful candidate will work closely with the Collections Manager as well as with Curatorial and exhibition staff. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, processing objects in the permanent collection and loans for an upcoming permanent exhibit, coordinating shipment and insurance for temporary traveling exhibitions, documenting loans in the collections database, corresponding with lenders and donors, creating and maintaining Loan Agreements and Deeds of Gift, preparation and management of condition reports, processing backlog, as well as other tasks as assigned. This position is full-time until December 1, 2015, with the strong likelihood of becoming a permanent full-time position after that period. Benefits available after 90 days full time employment. Read Full Description . . .

Please email resume, cover letter, references and salary requirements (current or most recent salary acceptable) to Kristina Eason at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address), with “Registrar Search” as the subject. The DuSable Museum of African American History is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants from diverse cultural backgrounds are encouraged to apply. We will contact only those candidates whose professional experience meets our requirements. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.


Registrar

The DuSable Museum of African American History is a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving and promoting the history and culture of the African American experience through stimulating exhibitions and inspiring education programs focused on arts, artifacts, events and customs.


The Registrar reports to the Collections Manager/Head of Collections & Registration and is responsible for implementing Museum Policies and procedures encompassing acquisitions, loans, exhibitions, deaccessions, packing and shipping, security of artwork in transit, fine art insurance administration, and risk management.

Read Full Description . . .

Please email resume, cover letter, references and salary requirements (current or most recent salary acceptable) to Kristina Eason at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address), with “Registrar Search” as the subject. Incomplete submissions will not be reviewed. The DuSable Museum of African American History is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants from diverse cultural backgrounds are encouraged to apply. We will contact only those candidates whose professional experience meets our requirements. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.