Curator, Technology and Special Exhibitions (Administrator, Science Programs)

California Science Center

Los Angeles, California


The California Science Center seeks a Curator, Technology and Special Exhibitions to lead the rethinking and redesign of its 20,000 Sq. ft. technology/engineering exhibition area. As previous technology exhibits are retired, this position provides an opportunity for innovative thinking on a grand scale. Past special exhibitions have included Body Worlds, King Tut; Goose Bumps; Dead Sea Scrolls; and Pompeii.

Specific areas of responsibility include developing new science and technology exhibits on topics of broad public interest; establish and maintain relationships with the scientific community; research, book, and oversee special exhibitions under the review and approval of the President; support fundraising initiatives; and assist the Education Department in developing exhibit-related programs and materials. This opportunity is a unique State of California civil service position under the classification Administrator, Science Programs. Applicants interested in this job opportunity must first participate in an examination process to be considered.

Salary Range: $8,923 – $10,134 ($107,076 – $121,610 annually)

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