Collections and Education Assistant
Elkhorn Valley Museum
The Collections and Education Assistant will perform a wide-variety of duties related to museum operations, collection care, educational programming, and customer service that support EVM’s mission; will work with the Executive Director in support of special projects, programming, and exhibits; will be responsible fro the following: processing new artifact donations; administering monthly membership renewal paperwork; contributing to exhibits, newsletter, and social media. Full Job Description: EVM Collections Ed Asst 2018
To apply: Please send a cover letter, CV, and three professional references to JoBeth Cox at firstname.lastname@example.org. Submissions will be accepted until the position is filled.
Museums Collections Registrar
Nebraska History Museum
Under limited supervision, coordinates incoming and outgoing loans and accessions; catalogs and maintains records of accession, condition, and location of objects in museum collection; coordinates the movement, packing, and shipping of objects in accordance with the museum’s guidelines, policies, rules, and regulations; performs varied administrative, technical, and/or program support work; performs related work as required.
Hours: 8-5, Monday – Friday. May include occasional weekend work.
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.
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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