Chief Curator

Museum of Ventura County

Ventura, California


Seeking Chief Curator for an exciting opportunity to build a curatorial vision for a beloved county museum of history and art. MVC offers changing exhibitions, and multiple programming spaces, serving over 40,000 individuals a year with an operating budget of nearly $3M. Qualified candidates will possess a demonstrated ability to tell stories through objects and interpretation, have professional-level experience in museums and/or higher education, and a passion for history and culture that aligns with the organization’s mission. Five years of success in a curatorial capacity and/or associated experience. An advanced degree and bilingual ability preferred. EA/EO. Nominations welcome.

Salary range: $95,000 – 120,000 per annum (commensurate with experience)

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Email cover letter, resumé, and references by 1/9/23.