Director of Education, The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk
The Maritime Aquarium is the second-largest cultural institution in Connecticut. At a time of institutional renewal, the Aquarium seeks a senior executive to strengthen and grow an already distinguished science education program for students and visitors. Reporting to the Aquarium President, the Director supervises a department of 4 full-time and 30 part-time marine science and environmental educators who provide a wide spectrum of programs, including guided aquarium tours, inquiry-based classes and outreach programs, field experiences, and in-depth, multi-year school partnerships. Qualifications include a Ph.D. in relevant field, 10 years progressive experience in an informal education setting and demonstrated management, program-building and fundraising skills. Multi -cultural and multilingual experience a plus. Competitive salary and superior benefits package. For full position description, visit www.maritimeaquarium.org.
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