*Curator of Education*

*Branigan Cultural Center *

*City of Las Cruces, NM*


Hiring range: $39,000-$41,500


*_General Description of Work:_*

The Branigan Cultural Center seeks an engaging individual responsible
for the creation, organization, promotion, implementation, and
evaluation of educational programs to the general public, students, and
community audiences. The Branigan is an interdisciplinary museum that
interprets the rich heritage of the Southwest and the world at large
through cultural, artistic, and historical exhibitions and programs. The
hours for the position are Tuesday through Saturday.

*_Minimum Qualifications_**:*

Bachelor’s Degree in history, liberal arts, museum education, art
history, or related field AND two years museum program management
experience OR a combination of education, experience, and training may
be applied in accordance with City of Las Cruces policy. Master’s degree
is desirable.

*_Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities_**:*

Dedication to public programming, humanities, arts, and American
history. Ability to implement educational programs and to communicate
with diverse populations.  Strong management, planning, budgeting,
decision-making, and time management.  Ability to establish and maintain
effective working relationships with management, coworkers, museum
patrons, volunteers and community organizations.  Ability to generate
promotional materials. Strict deadline adherence is required.

Includes evening and weekend work for openings, exhibitions, programs,
and classes.

Museum Info: http://www.las-cruces.org/museums

For full Job Description and to apply, visit

*APPLICATION DEADLINE: *Mon. 04/29/13 11:59 PM, Mountain Time**

*All applications must be submitted through online system.*