Community Catalyst Fellowship

San Jose Museum Quilts & Textiles

San Jose, California


The Community Catalyst Fellowship is a pilot program that aims to expand inclusive and relevant content for San Jose communities. The Fellow will be a liaison with San Jose’s LatinX community.

Key responsibilities of the position:

  • Conduct need finding with SJ community partners and groups
  • Assist in the translation of exhibition and interpretive materials from English to Spanish
  • Organize and participate in community-driven public programs, both digital and in-person
  • Work with Museum curators and guest curator to create welcoming and accessible gallery space
  • Conduct bilingual tours of exhibition
  • Evaluate community member experiences


  • Bachelor’s degree in Museum Studies, Fine Art, Art History, Spanish, Latin American Studies preferred.
  • Write and converse in English and Spanish.
  • Previous experience in non-profit organizations, museum education, and/or community organizing preferred

Please submit a cover letter and resume to [email protected] with “Community Catalyst” in the subject line by October 31, 2021.