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Appointed Professionals Job Description

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UA Title Code: T14120
UA Job Title: Assistant Curator, Ethnological Collections
Job Group: Academic Affairs
Job Category: Archive/Museum/Gallery Professional
Pay Grade:
FLSA: Exempt

Purpose of Classification:

Provides curatorial oversight for the ethnological collections at Arizona State Museum.

Example of Duties:

  • Cares for, develops, and documents ethnological collections at Arizona State Museum
  • Interprets collections through research and publications, exhibits, and programs
  • Answers inquiries and makes public presentations
  • Supervises student and community volunteers and interns

Minimum Qualifications:

Master's degree with 3 to 5 years of directly comparable experience; OR PhD/professional degree with 1 to 3 years of directly comparable experience

Revised: 07/15/2014