As the steward of Oregon’s history, the Oregon Historical Society educates, informs, and engages the public through collecting, preserving, and interpreting the past . . . in other words, Oregon history matters. Employees of the Oregon Historical Society are engaged in promoting the understanding of how history enriches and helps guide our lives. The staff work to further the institutional mission to “collect, preserve, exhibit, publish, and make available materials of historical character and ….more info
The Oregon Historical Society is currently recruiting for a full-time Director of Museum Services and Education (DMSE). The DMSE is charged with developing exhibits, educational programming, overseeing collection conservation growth and management, and shaping education initiatives. The DMSE will oversee the work of curatorial, archival, educational, and exhibitry development and implementation, as well as guest curators. For a complete job description please visit www.ohs.org “Employment Opportunities.”
A Master’s degree is required, preferably in history, museum studies or cultural studies, and a minimum of 5-7 years experience in developing and implementing educational programs and exhibits. For a complete job description please visit www.ohs.org “Employment Opportunities.” Qualified candidates can submit cover letter, resume and salary history to: jobs@OHS.org, deadline for submissions is October 15, 2012.