Job Listings


Museum Administrator Position – Marion County Historical Society

The Marion County Historical Society and Heritage Center is seeking a part-time museum administrator. This
position works under the direction of the Board of Directors. The administrator will assist the Board in
achieving the organization’s mission of preserving and promoting Marion County history.

To apply: email a cover letter and resume to mcheritagecenter@gmail.com or send a hard copy of your cover
letter and resume to the address below. Please include your preferred work schedule in the cover letter.
MCHC Administrator
PO Box 831
Lebanon, KY 40033

Deadline to apply is December 1, 2022.

Download the full description here.


Luce Foundation Term Assistant Curator for Folk Art, Kentucky Museum, Western Kentucky University

The Luce Foundation Term Assistant Curator for Folk Art will complete the third and final year of a grant-funded Folk Art Documentation Project that will document and digitize the Kentucky Museum Folk Art Collection. The Term Assistant Curator will use museum collection management software to edit existing and/or create new catalog records; they will supervise the work of a part-time assistant, possibly a WKU graduate student, who is hired to assist with documentation and digitization efforts; they will evaluate the Folk Art Collection for its compliance with the Museum’s Collection Plan; they will make recommendations for possible acquisitions and/or areas to emphasize; and they will support exhibition development, including assisting in the planning of folk-art related exhibits.

$20.67 per hour

For information about the requirements and application instructions, go to the position listing on the WKU employment web site – https://wku.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=155049.


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