Posted on 11/22/2022
Salary: $50,000-55,000, Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Education/Training, Fixed Term Academic Staff, Full Time (90-100%), Non-Union, Remote-Friendly
Position Summary: The Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum at Michigan State University (MSU Broad Art Museum) invites applications from energetic educators committed to the transformative power of art to provoke dialogue and foster formative connections.
As a key member of the Education team, the Educator for Student Engagement + Access supports our efforts to build meaningful connections with our campus community. They work in close collaboration with students, faculty, and staff to promote engaged learning and creative activity at the museum. The position contributes to the content, methodology, and overall vision for university student learning and engagement through tours, in-gallery experiences, and student-focused programs. They will also be responsible for envisioning a new student ambassador framework and mentoring the group as they plan student-focused events and engage in targeted campus outreach.
An integral part of Michigan State University, the MSU Broad Art Museum supports the teaching, research, and outreach missions of the university through active engagement with ideas, artworks, and exhibitions. As the university prepares to launch a campus-wide arts strategy, this moment represents a unique opportunity to join the art museum staff in positioning the museum as a space that is relevant and responsive.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.
Required Degree: Masters -Humanities such as art, art history, art education, museum studies
Required Application Materials
Together-we-will Statement: The university is requiring all MSU students, faculty and staff to be vaccinated against COVID-19 with limited exceptions. Learn more at: https://msu.edu/together-we-will/
Review of Applications Begins On: 12/05/2022
Remote Work Statement: MSU strives to provide a flexible work environment and this position has been designated as remote-friendly. Remote-friendly means some or all of the duties can be performed remotely as mutually agreed upon.
Department Statement: The MSU Broad is committed to amplifying perspectives and stories by underrepresented and oppressed communities through the arts and creating an inclusive environment for meaningful dialogue about equity and social justice. The MSU Broad employs actively anti-racist approaches to exhibitions and programming by making evident systems of privilege, power, and oppression that are pervasive and self-perpetuating with the objective of working towards restorative solutions.
MSU Statement: Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.Advertised: Nov 21, 2022 Eastern Standard Time