Curator of Collections

Los Altos History Museum

Los Altos, California

Curator of Collections, one of a small professional staff, will lead the Los Altos History Museum’s research efforts and our mission to “challenge established narratives” through the professional management of our collection and the responsible display of information. The Curator of Collections will have oversight over 16,000 items in the Museum's Permanent Collection and will maintain the permanent exhibitions, including the new permanent exhibition in the main building and in the J. Gilbert Smith House. This position reports to the Executive Director and works closely with the volunteers in the Collections, Oral History, Smith House, and Permanent Exhibit committees, as well as with the Museum Educator and other staff. This is a full-time, permanent position for someone experienced in collection-based research.

The full job description is accessible here:  Career Opportunities - Los Altos History Museum 

If interested, please send a resume/CV and cover letter to [email protected]