The Amerind Foundation of Dragoon, Arizona, seeks a dynamic individual to serve as the Associate Curator of Collections & Exhibitions. This is a full time position. Salary, depending on experience, will be between $52,000 and $63,000 plus benefits. The Associate Curator will oversee and manage the Amerind Foundation collections and develop historical, cultural, fine art exhibitions, and other programming. For more information, call Amerind at 520-586-3666 or visit Amerind’s website www.amerind.org. The Amerind Foundation is an equal opportunity employer.
Applications should consist of a letter summarizing the applicant’s interests and qualifications, a copy of the applicant’s current résumé or cv, samples of their work, and the names and contact information of three professional references. Successful applicants will be asked to provide transcripts and will undergo a criminal background check. Review of applications will begin on February 28, 2021. The position will remain open until filled. Please email applications to firstname.lastname@example.org (preferred) or send a hard copy to the following address: The Amerind Foundation, Inc., P.O. Box 400, Dragoon, AZ 85609.
Master’s degree in anthropology, history, Native American studies, museum studies, or related field
Minimum of five years of experience in a similar position(s)
Demonstrated experience in collections care
Demonstrated experience in exhibition development
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Additional Salary Information: Paid holiday leave. Personal paid leave. Dental Insurance. Health Insurance. Optional IRA program.
About Amerind Foundation, Inc.
Established in 1937, the Amerind Foundation is a 501(c)(3) operating foundation dedicated to promoting knowledge and understanding of Indigenous peoples of the Americas through research, education, conservation, and community engagement. As a private research institute, Amerind has been supporting discoveries in archaeology, anthropology, and history for over 80 years.