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Now Hiring: Curator of Christian Petersen Art Museum


  • Master’s degree and 5 years of related experience
  • Driver's license


  • Background in American art, with specialization in post-1930 through contemporary art.
  • Master’s degree in art history, art education, museums studies, or related field.
  • Published scholarship on American art of the 20th and/or 21st century.
  • Experience in presenting at conferences, teaching, conducting lectures, or similar experience.
  • Fundraising experience.
  • Experience leading/supervising teams.

Apply by October 1, 2023

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Meet the people behind your University Museums:


Lynette Pohlman

Director and Chief Curator

Allison Sheridan

Farm House Museum;
Manager of Collections, Communications, & Publications

Adrienne Gennett

Brunnier Art Museum

Sydney Marshall

Christian Petersen Art Museum,
Art on Campus Collection
Anderson Sculpture Garden

Alisha Abner

Communications Specialist
Marketing, Public Relations, Website, Photos, Video, Social Media, eNews

Sue Olson

Development Secretary
Donations, Museums Membership

Edie Hunter

Business Administrator
Budgets, Information, Museums Office 

Nicholas Scott

Museum Security & Education Program Assistant
Tours, Docents, ISU Curriculum Collaborations, Programs & Events

Caitlin Patton

Museum Security & Education Program Assistant

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