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Executive Director
Robert Henri Museum
Cozad, NE

The Executive Director of the Robert Henri Museum has the responsibility for the planning and/or creating, organizing, and supervising all aspects of the operation of the facilities and programs. This person is accountable to the Board of Directors. The duties include, but are not limited to tours, publicity, events and special activities, fundraising and grants, finances, staff and volunteer organization, collections and exhibits, building and grounds and gift shop. Please send resume to Robert Henri Museum, Attn: Marlene Geiger, P.O. Box 355, Cozad, NE 69130 or rhenri@cozadtel.net.

 

CURATOR/MUSEUM ADMINISTRATOR
University of Nebraska–Lincoln
Center of Great Plains Studies
Lincoln, Nebraska

Plan, prepare, implement, publicize, promote and install art exhibitions and educational exhibits and programs pertaining to Great Plains/Western art. Care for and develop a growing art collection, which includes 8,500 art objects and 8,000 volume library of Western Americana. Build and maintain relationships with patrons, collectors, donors, and artists and work with other university units and public organizations to promote collaborative projects. Develop and implement a fund-raising plan to build financial support for the museum. Work with the Director of the Center for Great Plains Studies to plan and implement fund-raising events and marketing strategies to maintain and increase the collection.

View requisition S_180541 at https://employment.unl.edu to apply. Criminal history background check will be conducted. Excellent benefits including staff/dependent scholarship program. Applicant review will begin July 30. https://employment.unl.edu/postings/59804

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is an EO/AA employer and encourages minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply.

Minimum required qualifications: Master’s degree in art, art history, museum studies or related field required. Three years of experience in an art museum or related facility also required. Curator experience and public speaking experience essential.

 

Hagel Fellow
Criss Library Archvies & Special Collections
University of Nebraska – Omaha

The UNO Criss Library, Archives, & Special Collections is responsible for collecting, preserving, making available to the university community and public the specialized, rare, and unique material in the Arthur Paul Afghanistan Collection, University Archives, U.S. Senator Chuck Hagel Archives, and Special Collections & Rare Books. Chuck Hagel served as U.S. Senator from Nebraska, 1997 to 2008, and U.S. Secretary of Defense, 2013-2015. The Hagel Fellow will assist with the arrangement and description and digitization of the Hagel Archives under the direction of the Hagel Archivist. Projects may include arranging and describing photographs, conducting a survey and writing detailed description of material, and identifying and describing speeches and press material for digitation. Six month appointment beginning fall 2016 or January 2017 with possibility of renewal. No more than 20 hours per week Monday-Friday between 8am and 5pm.
Full job description, https://unomaha.peopleadmin.com/postings/3817

 

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