Curatorial Assistant

Hammer Museum at UCLA

Los Angeles, California


Under the supervision of the Chief Curator, Senior Curator and Curator, the Curatorial Assistant performs professional curatorial duties relating to the field of specialized knowledge as well as collection research related to the Hammer Contemporary Collection. Major curatorial duties include checklist research and development; compilation of publication materials in conjunction with exhibitions; and preparing, coordinating, and monitoring loan forms and contracts in accordance with Museum procedures. Major administrative duties include responding to artist submissions and exhibition proposals; corresponding with guest curators and colleagues in the field; organizing and maintaining collections/exhibition files and various departmental filing systems; schedule and travel planning for curators, artists, and museum consultants; preparing drafts and final correspondence, memoranda, reports, tables, and other documents; and assisting the Senior Curator with administrative duties related to Hammer Contemporary Collection management, and day-to-day museum operations.

Pay range is $25.46 - $36.47 hourly

For full job description, please visit UCLA Career Opportunities and search the campus job openings for Requisition # 37492.