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The NCPH Jobs listing is a free service our organization provides to the public history profession.  NCPH makes no guarantees about the accuracy of information contained in the listings or the business practices of employers listing openings here. We do, however, ask employers using this service to adhere to reasonable standards of professional ethics. In particular, we expect that:

1. All jobs should be offered on an equal-opportunity basis.

2. Compensation should be commensurate with the qualifications required for a position.

3. Positions with a stated salary or wage should be compensated at or above the level advertised.

4. Advertised positions must be relevant to public history. Final determination of a posting’s relevance will be determined by the NCPH Executive Office.

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The jobs on this page are posted chronologically, in the order that they are found.  If you wish to locate a job geographically by state or country, press “Ctrl + F” to open a search box in your browser, then type in the name of the state or country that you want.

Jobs Posted the Week of 6/29/2015

Sarasota County, Florida – Manager of Historical Resources (closes 7.31.15) [Florida] 
Indiana Historical Bureau
– Outreach Manager (Program Coordinator 4) (Job ID#597054) (closes 7.915) [Indiana]
Park County, Colorado – Preservationist I, Department of Heritage, Tourism, & Community Development [Colorado]
Atlanta Department of Transportation – Historian Associate, Transportation Planner (closes 7.10.15) [Georgia]
University of Texas Libraries – Black Diaspora Archivist (posting #15-06-05-01-0086) [Texas]
Oregon Park sand Recreation Department – Deputy State Historic Preservation Officer (closes 7.12.15) [Oregon]
Red River Archaeology, LLC – GIS Technician (part time) [Texas]
Center for Environmental Management of Military Lands – Architectural Historians (closes 9.28.15) [Alaska]
New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission – Landmarks Preservationist [New York]
New York State Office of Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation – Historic Preservation Specialist (closes 7.7.15) [New York]
Marstel-Day, LLC – Architectural Historian (tracking code 2015-022) [Virginia]
Department of the Air Force – Historian, Kadena Air Base (closes 7.2.15) [Okinawa, Japan]
Department of the Navy – Supervisory Staff Curator (Museum Management) (closes 6.29.15) [Virginia]
Advisory Council on Historic Preservation – Assistant Director, Office of Federal Agency Programs (closes 6.29.15) [Washington, DC]
National Archives and Records Administration – Supervisory Public Affairs Specialist (closes 6.29.15) [Washington, DC]
National Archives and Records Administration – Archives Technician, Dayton-Kingsridge Federal Records Center (closes 7.2.15) [Ohio]
National Park Service – Park Ranger (Interpretation), Agate Fossil Beds National Monument (closes 7.13.15) [Nevada]
National Park Service – Park Ranger (Interpretation), Honouliuli National Monument (closes 7.6.15) [Hawaii]
Smithsonian Institution – Exhibits Project Specialist (Project Manager), National Air and Space Museum (closes 7.6.15) [Washington, DC]
Historic Associates, Inc. – Archivist & Program Manager [Florida]
Historical Society of Pennsylvania – Editor of Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography/Scholarly Programs Manager (part time) (closes 7.24.15) [Pennsylvania]
California Academy of Sciences – Senior Exhibit Designer (closes 7.31.15) [California]
Nelson-Atkins Museum – Evaluator [Missouri]
Harvard University – Archives Assistant (Curatorial Assistant III) (ID#36105BR) [Massachusetts]
Little Caesars – Director, Curation and Content Activation (tracking code 1115-699) [Michigan]
Wisconsin Veterans Museum – Education Specialist (closes 7.6.15) [Wisconsin]
The Columbus Museum – Senior Curator [Georgia]
Goleta Valley Historical Society – Education Coordinator (part time)
Sheldon Museum and Cultural Center – Community Coordinator [Alaska]
The High Desert Museum – Curator of Western History [Oregon]
The Black Archives – Archivist [Florida]
Indiana University – Curator of Collections, Glenn A. Black Laboratory of Archaeology (closes 7.9.15) [Indiana]
Seminole Tribe of Florida – Museum Registrar, Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum [Florida]
Facing History and Ourselves – Staff Writer (closes 8.19.15) [Massachusetts]
Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum – Collections Cataloguer (closes 7.31.15) [Massachusetts]
The British Museum – Project Manager (job ID#1475818) (closes 7.15.15) [London, England, UK]
The British Museum – Senior Project Manager (job ID#1475819) (closes 7.20.15) [London, England, UK]
National Museums Scotland – Exhibitions Officer (closes 7.19.15) [Edinburgh, Scotland, UK]
The British Library – Project Manager, “Unlocking the UK’s Sound Heritage” (ref. #COL00205) (closes 7.9.15) [London, England, UK]
Royal Air Force Museum – Assistant Curator (Centenary Programme) (closes 7.19.15) [London, England, UK]
Scarborough Museums Trust – Documentation Assistant (closes 7.13.15) [Scarborough, England, UK]
Sam Waller Museum – Digitisation Assistant (closes 8.16.15) [Manitoba, Canada]
Shelburne Historical Society – Curator (closes 7.31.15) [Nova Scotia, Canada]
Museum of Vancouver – Museum Technician II (closes 7.3.15) [British Columbia, Canada]

Jobs Posted the Week of 6/22/2015

J.Willard Marriott Library -Assistant Director of Special Collections [Utah]
Churchill County, NV
– Museum Director (closes 7.24.15) [Nevada] 
Great Basin Institute
– Cultural Resource & Data Management Technician [Nevada]
Great Basin Institute – Cultural Resource Specialist/Crew Lead [Nevada]
Museum of the American Revolution – Leadership Giving Manager [Pennsylvania]
SWCA Environmental Consultants – Cultural Resources Specialist (req. #2015-9444) [Washington state]
Montpelier Foundation – Public Archaeology Technician (closes 7.1.15) [Virginia]
History Colorado – Section 106 Compliance Manager (closes 6.29.15) [Colorado]
Lower Merion Conservancy – Preservation Director [Pennsylvania]
The American Heritage Center, University of Wyoming – Director (closes 9.15.15) [Wyoming]
City of Detroit, MI – Research Assistant, Historic Designation Advisory Board (closes 7.2.15) [Michigan]
Anderson Public Library – Indiana Room Librarian (closes 7.14.15) [Indiana]
The California Museum – Curator of Exhibitions [California]
Colonial Williamsburg Foundation – Assistant Conservator of Objects [Virginia]
National Park Service – Staff Curator/Museum Management, Harper’s Ferry Center for Media Services (closes 6.30.15) [West Virginia]
Architect of the Capitol – Archivist (closes 7.10.15) [Washington, DC]
Smithsonian Institution – Exhibits Project Specialist, National Air and Space Museum (closes 7.6.15) [Washington, DC]
National Archives and Records Administration – Preservation Technician (closes 6.30.15) [Missouri]
The Valentine Richmond History Center – Special Events Associate [Virginia]
Organization of American Historians – Executive Editor, Journal of American History, and Professor of History, Indiana University (closes 11.1.15) [Indiana]
The Anchorage Museum – Guest Curator of Special Exhibits [Alaska]
New Castle County, DE – Museum Collection Manager/Curator (closes 7.1.15) [Delaware]
Museum of International Folk Art – Director of Education [New Mexico]
Intrepid Sea, Air, & Space Museum – Manager, Grants and Foundation Relations [New York]
Intrepid Sea, Air, & Space Museum – Manager of Records and Data [New York]
University of California, Berkeley – Director, Oral History Center (closes 6.30.15) [California]
Oregon Museum of Science and Industry – Traveling Exhibits Technician (closes 7.15.15) [Oregon]
The Davis Museum, Wellesley College – Assistant to the Director (Job #A207) [Massachusetts]
Historic New England – Events Manager (closes 7.1.15) [Boston]
MCN – Digital Content & Community Manager (part-time) [New York]
Escondido History Center – Executive Director (closes 7.13.13)  [California]
Montana Historical Society – Digital Projects Manager (closes 7.10.15) [Montana]
Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust – Researcher/Archivist (part-time) [California]
University of Leicester – Lecturer in Historic Built Environment (Leicester, England, UK)
Royal Pavilion & Museums – Keeper – Local History & Archaeology (closes 6.29.15)  [Brighton, England, UK]
National Arts Centre – Variety & Community Programming Coordinator (closes 7.2.15) [Ontario, Canada]
Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 – Bilingual Oral History Researcher (closes 7.24.14) [Nova Scotia, Canada] |
Aanischaaukamikw Cree Cultural Institute – Director of Programs (closes 7.17.15) [Quebec, Canada]

Jobs Posted the Week of 6/15/2015

North Carolina State University– Visualization and Digital Media Librarian [North Carolina]
Architect of the Capitol
– Supervisory Archivist (closes 7.9.15) [Washington, DC] 
Minnesota Historical Society
– Program Associate, History Day (closes 6.30.15) [Minnesota]
Minnesota Historical Society – Visitor Services Assistant II (closes 7.1.15) [Minnesota] 
Gunston Hall
– Director of Development (closes 7.10.15) [Virginia]
Maryland Historical Society – Development Coordinator [Maryland]
Historic Huguenot Street – Site Caretaker [New York]
Great Basin Institute – Cultural Resource Specialist [California]
Oakland Museum of California – Community Programs Coordinator (closes 7.2.15) [California]
National Trust for Historic Preservation – Coordinator, Executive Office & Board Relations [Washington, DC]
National Trust for Historic Preservation – Membership & Marketing Coordinator [Washington, DC]
National Trust for Historic Preservation – Editorial Assistant, Preservation Magazine [Washington, DC]
National Trust for Historic Preservation – Art Director [Washington, DC]
Duxbury Rural and Historical Society – Curator (part-time) [Massachusetts]
The Alamo Endowment – Volunteer Visitor Coordinator [Texas]
The Alamo Endowment – Living History Coordinator [Texas]
Pilgrim Society & Pilgrim Hall Museum – Executive Director ]Massachusetts]
Yakima Valley Museum – Associate Director [Washington state]
Historic Annapolis – Special Assistant to the President & Development Associate [Maryland]
Oneida Community Mansion House – Museum Educator [New York]
Ohio History Connection – Assistant Curator for Manuscripts [Ohio]
Kansas State University – Visiting Assistant Professor of Digital Humanities, Chapman Center for Rural Studies (closes 8.19.15) [Kansas]
Pearce Museum at Navarro College – Curator of Exhibits and Collections [Texas]
Knights of Columbus – Curatorial Assistant [Connecticut]
Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History – Development Special Project Coordinator [California]
City of Bizmarck – Museum Division Director (Job ID 3003455) (closes 7.20.15) [North Dakota]
National Park Service – Park Guide, Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park (closes 6.29.15) [Georgia]
National Science Foundation – Historian (closes 7.1.15) [Virginia]
Raynham Hall Museum – Museum Collections Manager [New York]
City of Dickinson – Museum Assistant [North Dakota]
Lake Region Heritage Center – Museum Assistant (part-time) (closes 8.31.15) [North Dakota]
Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library – Public Programs Coordinator (part-time) [Massachusetts]
Trumbull County Historical Society – Project Coordinator (closes 7.13.15) [Ohio]
Homestead Museum – Program Coordinator [California]
Soul of Canada – Historian (closes 6.30.15) [Alberta, Canada]
Historic Santa Fe Foundation/New Mexico State Historic Preservation Office – Oral History Internship, Fall 2015 (housing and stipend provided) (closes 7.1.15) [New Mexico]

Jobs Posted the Week of 6/8/2015

Western Reserve Historical Society – Curator of Collections & Exhibits [Ohio]
Applied Earth Works, Inc
. – Associate Historical Archaeologists [California]
Heritage Toronto – Plaques and Markers Program Coordinator (closes 6.29.15) [Ontario, Canada]
Museum of History and Holocaust Education, Kennesaw State University– Curator [Georgia]
Drayton Hall-Historical Interpreter [South Carolina]
URS– Historic Designer (Architect) [New Jersey]
Preservation Maryland– Digital and Media Archiving Intern  [Maryland]
Ancestry– Archival Digitization Specialist [New Jersey]
Adirondack Museum– Curator [New York]
SWCA– Architectural Historian [California]
History Associates Incorporated (HAI)- Research Historian and Museum Collections Manager [New York]
T.R.R. Cobb House-Education Coordinator [Georgia]
Andrew County Museum– Curator [Missouri]
Edsel & Eleanor Ford House-Adult and Interpretive Programs Specialist [Michigan]
Edsel & Eleanor Ford House-School & Youth Groups Specialists [Michigan]
Oneida Community Mansion House-Museum Educator [New York]
Gilder Lehrman Institute-Digital Humanities Producers [New York]
Pearce Museum at Navarro College– Curator of Exhibits and Collections (closes 7.6.15)[Texas]
The University of California, Berkeley– Head of Interpretation and Education [California]
Brooklyn Museum-School Programs Manager [New York]
Duxbury Rural and Historical Society– Curator [Massachusetts]
The Children’s Museum of New Hampshire– Development Coordinator [New Hampshire]
Connecticut Historical Society– Member Relations Associate [Connecticut]
Concord Museum– Membership and Development Associate [Massachusetts]
Ogunquit Museum of American Art – Education Coordinator [Maine]
Old South Meeting House– Museum Educator and Reservations Manager [Massachusetts]
The Mount: Edith Wharton’s Home- Public Programs Coordinator [Massachusetts
Soul of Canada– Historian (closes 6.30.15) [Alberta, Canada]
Chilliwack Museum & Archives– Education & Engagement Coordinator [BC, Canada]

Jobs Posted the Week of 6/1/2015

University of North Alabama – Director, Muscle Shoals National Heritage Area (closes 6.30.15) [Alabama]
Wells Fargo – Museum Assistant I (part-time) (Job ID#5113774) [Minnesota]
Wells Fargo – Museum Assistant I (part time) (Job ID#5112093) [Pennsylvania]
Ohio History Connection – Project Reviews Manager [Ohio]
LSA Associates, Inc. – Cultural Resources Manager [California]
Computer History Museum – Manager of Interpretive Volunteers [California]
ICF International – On-Call Architectural Historian [California]
Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African American History and Culture – Director of Collections and Exhibitions [Maryland]
Plains Indians & Pioneers Museum – Assistant Curator [Oklahoma]
Pacific Coast Conservation – Objects Conservator [California]
Mission Inn Foundation – Curator of History [California]
South Carolina State Museum – Director of Exhibits and Facilities [South Carolina]
Ford Foundation – Director, Creativity and Free Expression [New York]
Edith Wharton’s Home – Public Programs Coordinator [Massachusetts]
New York Historical Society – Public Programs Assistant [New York]
Plimoth Plantation – Associate Director, PR and Marketing (closes 6.30.15) [Massachusetts]
Texas Coastal Bend Collection – Project Archivist [Texas]
Milwaukee Public Museum – Director of Education and Public Programs (closes 6.30.15) [Wisconsin]
GML Heritage – Heritage Consultant [Sydney, Australia]
National Arts Centre – Archivist/Curator (closes 8.26.15) [Ontario, Canada]

Jobs Posted the Week of 5/25/2015

San Francisco Opera – Director of Archive [California]
Louisiana Trust for Historic Preservation – Revolving Fund Director (closes 7.1.15) [Louisiana]
Aecom – Architectural Historian [California]
World Golf Hall of Fame & Museum – Director of Operations [Florida]
Ancestry – Archival Digitization Specialist [New Jersey]
Lincoln College – Director, Lincoln Heritage Museum [Illinois]
Dovetail Cultural Resource Group – Architectural Historian [Virginia]
Utah Museum of Fine Arts – Pre-Program Conservation Internship (ten-week position with stipend) [Utah]
Hawaiian Mission Houses Historic Site – Curator of Object Collections [Hawaii]
Grounds for Sculpture – Director of Engagement and Education [New Jersey]
James G. Gee Library, Texas A&M – Processing Archivist [Texas]
City of Norfolk, Virginia – Maritime Center Specialist II, Nauticus National Maritime Center  [Virginia]
Anniston Museum Complex – Executive Director [Alabama]
Southold Historical Society – Director [New York]
New York Public Radio – Assistant Archivist [New York]
National Churchill Museum, Westminster College – Curator of Education and Outreach [Missouri]
Ohio History Connection – Collections Assistant, Archaeology [Ohio]
Sutter County, California – Sutter County Museum Director [California]
Heritage Werks – Archivist [Georgia]

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