Education Program Assistant - Temporary, Gregg Museum, North Carolina State University

  • 13 Aug 2019 8:58 AM
    Message # 7825704
    John Witek (Administrator)

    Education Program Assistant - Temporary, Gregg Museum, North Carolina State University

    The Gregg Museum of Art & Design at North Carolina State University seeks applicants for a part-time Education Program Assistant. This is a temporary position that is expected to last a minimum of 11 months. The Education Program Assistant will assist the Curator of Education with the following responsibilities:

    • Coordinate the museum’s artist-in-residence program including arranging artist travel, accommodations, and studio rental spaces
    • Be responsible for assisting with weekly lecture series: help with set up/break down, program
      management, and assist with A/V needs
    • Assist in developing K-12 program initiative, and contribute to program ideas and planning
    • Assist Curator with NCSU class visits and course outreach efforts as needed
    • Coordinate docents, schedule and lead tours and other administrative duties, as needed

    The successful candidate will possess strong interpersonal skills with external and internal audiences, strong public speaking skills, and the ability to work as a team player on a growing staff, and manage multiple projects at once with strong organizational skills.

    North Carolina State University is a land-grant university and home to about 35,000 students and is situated in the piedmont region of North Carolina.  The Gregg Museum of Art & Design is the collecting art museum of NC State University. It is one of the six primary units of Arts NC State within the Division of Academic and Student Affairs. Its holdings reflect the wide-ranging curricula of the university, with a permanent collection of more than 35,000 objects including crafts, applied and decorative arts, industrial design, architectural drawings and works on paper, photography, ceramics, paintings, sculptures, textiles, clothing, furniture, archaeological artifacts, tribal and ethnographic objects, and works by self-taught artists.

    For more information on this position, please visit https://jobs.ncsu.edu/postings/120262.  Interested candidates should submit electronic copies of their resume, cover letter and contact information of three references.

    NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, veteran status, or disability. In addition, NC State University welcomes all persons without regard to sexual orientation or genetic information. Persons with disabilities requiring accommodations in the application and interview process please call (919) 515-3148. We welcome the opportunity to work with candidates to identify suitable employment opportunities for spouses or partners.