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The University of Colorado Museum is a major university museum of natural history housing substantial collections in anthropology, botany, entomology, paleontology, and zoology; offering a Masterâ€™s degree program in Museum and Field Studies; and,
through its Public Section, providing a variety of public programs and exhibits for campus, K-12, community and regional audiences. The part-time Events and Communications Specialist will plan, implement, and evaluate programs for adult audiences at the museum,
serve as main point of contact for Office of Strategic Communications on promotional activity for major exhibitions and general awareness marketing, and will work collaboratively with the Public Section staff to implement the marketing and communications plan.
This position is expected to work 20 hours per week. This position is a half-time, temporary, 18 month position, with potential to continue past 18 months.
This position is located in the Public Section of the Museum. This section is responsible for the development, implementation, and evaluation of educational programs for a variety of audiences and for assisting in the development of content for new exhibits.
What your key responsibilities will be:
â€¢ Plan, implement, and evaluate programs for adult audiences at the museum.
â€¢ Develop, deliver and evaluate a calendar of programs for adult and campus audiences in a variety of formats, including lectures, workshops, panel discussions and special events.
â€¢ Provide logistical support for campus and community organizations that use the museum as the venue for their meetings and events.
â€¢ Serve as main point of contact for Office of Strategic Communications on promotional activity for major exhibitions and general awareness marketing. The museum has retained the services of the Office of Strategic Communications in communicating with various
audiences about exhibits and programs at the museum.
â€¢ For major exhibitions, general museum awareness and adult programs, this person will work with the OSC to implement the marketing plan.
What we can offer:
$21,000-$26,000 annually for half-time, commensurate with skills and experience.
The University of Colorado offers
excellent benefits, including medical, dental, retirement, paid time off, tuition benefit and
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What you should know:
â€¢ This position is a half-time, temporary, 18 month position that reports to the Assistant Director of the Museum. This position will end no later than 12/31/2016. There is a possibility of the position continuing past this date, but there is no guarantee.
â€¢ There may be some evening hours required.
Cathy Regan, Ph.D.
University of Colorado
Museum of Natural History
Girls At the Museum Exploring Science
Boulder, CO 80309