Curator of History

Company Name: 

Museum of Riverside


3580 Mission Inn Avenue
Riverside, CA 92501

Job Description: 

Job Title: Curator of History

Organization: City of Riverside/ Museum of Riverside

Salary (annual):  $73,884- $89,772

Job Summary:

The Curator of History is responsible for curating exhibitions, developing, presenting programs, and building the local history collections for the Museum of Riverside. Also included are curatorial responsibilities relating to informed care and interpretation of the Museum’s Victorian-era Heritage House (the only property currently open to the public and the location of the Curator of History’s office) and National Historic Landmark Harada House, and ensuring alignment with federal, state, & local historic preservation standards. In addition, the Museum of Riverside is under way on an exciting project to renovate and expand its historic main downtown museum site. The successful candidate will be an experienced curatorial professional and will possess a distinguished curatorial record of achievement, creative storytelling skills, exceptional interpretive writing abilities, a commitment to scholarly integrity, and an engaging manner with the public. For more details and to apply, visit the City of Riverside jobs link provided. Deadline to apply May 5, 2024