Mystic Seaport Museum


Mystic Seaport MuseumMystic, CT

The Exhibits Researcher contributes to the research and development of exhibit, publication, and program content for diverse audiences across a range of disciplines related to the maritime world. Reporting to the Director of Exhibits, this position supports exhibit curators with their primary and secondary-source research across historical, cultural, scientific, and artistic fields. They also create and maintain spreadsheets and other tools for tracking images, artifacts, multimedia assets, labels, and captions to assist the communication and coordination with the Collections and Exhibits teams, including registrar and collections managers, exhibit designers, fabricators, and installers. Researching and writing responsibilities include compiling material for exhibit labels, revising exhibit descriptions for marketing and PR use, fact-checking articles and publications, and supporting ongoing and special exhibit evaluation projects. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit


SALARY RANGE: 47-50k annual, depending on experience

Posted on: 08/23/2022

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