Director of Interpretation and Community Engagement

Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

San Francisco, California


Working closely with the Director and CEO and working with curators, educators, and editors, the Director of Interpretation and Community Engagement will be responsible for mapping more inclusive interpretive frameworks, co-creating and editing content, designing new processes to augmenting visitor and community engagement opportunities through the delivery of content, and evaluating metrics of interpretation success. Will propose new interpretive approaches and/or programs for permanent collection objects and exhibitions at both the de Young and Legion of Honor. This position will bring a critical lens to the collections and suggest inclusive, historical narratives to help maximize visitors' experiences - both in the galleries and digitally - as they consider objects from broader global perspectives. Will play a key role in shaping the Museum's narrative and storytelling.