Museum Curator Of Latinx Political History

Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History

We are seeking scholars familiar with Latinx political movements. Specializations could include but are not limited to: social justice movements (labor organizing, civil rights, voting rights, LBGTQ, housing, employment, policing); labor, women’s, or gender activism; and electoral politics.

Responsibilities

Research and publication based on the collections and the interests of the curator, assessing and building collections related to Latinx political movements, creating exhibitions as part of a team, and contributing to public programming.

Requirements

A Ph.D. in history, American studies or related field is preferred. Experience working with material culture or in museums a plus. This is a position equivalent to an assistant/associate professor.

Starting salary GS-13 - $99,172 per year, plus benefits

How to Apply

Open through July 6, 2019, on USAJobs at https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/535730200. Please see Museum Curator announcement # 19A-RA-304787-DEU-NMAH

Contact Abigail Karow with questions: NMAHApplications@si.edu or (202) 633-3584

The Smithsonian is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities, and candidates of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

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Posted on June 7