29 March 2013

1) PostDoc Associate, Social Science, Florida A&M University, closes 10 May

Florida A&M University, is seeking a postdoctoral scholar in socio-economics within its Environmental Cooperative Science Center (ECSC). This position will be located at the Harte Research Institute (HRI) at Texas A&M University- Corpus Christi (TAMUCC) to engage in the activities of the Center. The ECSC is part of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Cooperative Science Centers program and is multidisciplinary, focusing on the natural and social sciences that will support effective management with regards to our coastal and marine natural assets. TAMUCC is a partner institution of the ECSC and leads the Socio-Economic focus area.


 2) The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is looking for an Associate Curator.

This position provides curatorial expertise with an emphasis on aerospace history and technology. S/he assists with the research, planning, and implementation of temporary, long-term, and interactive exhibitions pertaining to aerospace subjects and other topics. The Associate Curator assists with the development of the Museum’s collections and archives. S/he works closely with internal and external partners including vendors, scholars, former crew members, and the public. An integral member of the Museum’s curatorial team, the Assistant Curator represents the Museum with a high degree of professionalism.
Candidate must have a Master’s degree and four (4) or more years relevant work experience, preferably in a museum context. Knowledge of the history and/or technology of the U.S. space program, with an emphasis on manned spaceflight preferred. The candidate must have excellent writing skills with experience writing grants and writing for family-friendly exhibits. Strong proficiency in Microsoft office including proficiency with word processing, database, and mastery of spreadsheet software is required. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication and organizational skills, attention to detail skills and ability to multi task effectively. The ideal candidate will have strong project management skills, including the ability to manage and track multiple project schedules and related financial data. This candidate will be able to supervise, train and motivate staff effectively with strong team building skills. He/She will have the ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations; ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals; ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public. An ability to be flexible, proactive and resourceful is highly valued. Ability to work weekends, holidays, and other overtime as necessary.
For consideration e-mail resume with salary requirements to:
Be sure to include the title of the position you are interested in and your salary requirements. NO PHONE CALLS.
Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.  The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is an equal opportunity employer.


3) Director of the J. Welles Henderson Archives and Library, Independence Seaport Museum, closes April 8