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.
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.
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
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.