Research and publication based on the collections and the interests of the curator, assessing and building collections related to African American Social Justice, creating exhibitions as part of a team, and contributing to public programming.
Scholars working in African American social, intellectual, and cultural history of social justice movements. Specializations could include but are not limited to: freedom movements (such as anti-slavery, civil rights, voting rights, LBGTQ, housing, employment, policing); labor, women’s, or gender activism; and electoral politics. Experience working with material culture or in museums a plus. Ph.D. in history, American studies or related field in hand or completed by December of 2018. This is an entry-level position equivalent to an assistant professor.
Starting salary GS-12 – $81,548 per year, plus benefits
|Contact:||Open through July 11, 2018, on https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/501884900. Please see Museum Curator announcement # 18A-RA-303649-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.
|Primary Category:||African American History / Studies|
|Secondary Categories:||Black History / Studies
Labor History / Studies
Political History / Studies
Women, Gender, and Sexuality