Contract and Employment Opportunities
Last Updated: 14 September 2017
Do you have a passion for understanding the natural world and our place in it? Are you interested in gaining a new perspective of museum work in a dynamic, multidisciplinary and interactive education space? The Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) seeks a contractor to support the Office of Education & Outreach by providing administrative and logistical services in support of the operations of Q?rius, The Coralyn W. Whitney Science Education Center. The work would begin on or around October 15, 2017 and be completed no later than October 14, 2018. Proposals are due on or before 5:00 PM EDT on September 27, 2017.
Public Outreach Fellowship
This position is with a partner, the American Society for Microbiology (ASM), which has established a relationship with the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History to support Outbreak, Epidemics in a Connected World, an exhibit on viral zoonoses, which will open in May 2018. As part of that relationship, the fellow will work closely with the Education and Outreach team at NMNH to develop on-site and online public programming and resources, and volunteer coordination related to the exhibit. He/she will be physically located at the NMNH on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., but will be expected to attend meetings at ASM headquarters on a weekly basis. This opportunity closes October 2.
Learn more and apply on the ASM website.
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