The City of El Paso seeks a motivated and experienced leader to serve as its next History Museum Director.  The successful candidate should be a creative leader with the ability to energize, inspire, and motivate to take the museum into the next level of excellence.  The ideal candidate should have the presence to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers, officials, contractors, granting agencies, educators, foundations and the general public. The successful candidate will develop through acquisition and fundraising, provide leadership through specialized knowledge, develop policy, acquire funding, plan, organize and direct activities through staff for assigned area. The desired candidate will oversee professional practices such as acquisitions, deaccessioning, preservation, exhibition, interpretation, and presentation.


Requirements: Qualified candidates should have A Master’s degree in public history, history, American studies or related field and six (6) years of museum exhibit development or design, or curatorial experience or museum education experience, which includes four (4) years of supervisory experience.

Licenses and Certificates: Texas Class “C” Driver’s License or equivalent from another state.

Hiring Range:  $73,230.35 – $123,026.99 Annually

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Job Information
  • El Paso, Texas, 79901, United States
  • 27268275
  • March 7, 2016
  • Museum Director – History
  • City of El Paso
  • Directors/Administrators
  • No
  • Full-Time
  • Indefinite
  • Master’s Degree
  • 5-7 Years
  • 0-10%
  • $73,230.35 – $123,026.99 (Yearly Salary)