New Mexico Association of Museums

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Public Relations Specialist, NM EPSCoR, Albuquerque

The New Mexico Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (NM EPSCoR) is a multi-million dollar research project funded by the National Science Foundation. Through its current 5-year project, the NM SMART Grid Center, NM EPSCoR coordinates statewide research activities across New Mexico higher education institutions focused on developing a smart electricity grid. A core aspect of NM EPSCoR’s mission is to improve and diversify the state’s STEM education pipeline, and our organization has strong workforce development, education, outreach, and diversity components. 

The Public Relations Specialist will organize, coordinate, and oversee the public relations activities of NM EPSCoR, supporting communication among project personnel at institutions across the state as well as with the general public. The successful candidate will develop publications (e.g., annual reports, newsletters), website content, social media content, presentations, press and media communications, video, and other materials for distribution. Additional duties include assisting with events by creating and/or coordinating promotional website content, programs, photography/videography, etc., and overseeing a comprehensive contact database.

The selected candidate must be a team player who has the ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies. Strong attention to detail and excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills are essential.

Salary Range: $2986.30 - $4478.93/month

Deadline for application: March 11, 2019

Membership Specialist, Spanish Colonial Arts Society, Santa Fe

The Spanish Colonial Arts Society is looking for a skilled, self-motivated, customer service-oriented candidate for the position of Membership Specialist. We’re seeking someone with strong organizational skills to maintain our E-Tapestry database and files related to members, donors, fundraising campaigns, events, sponsorships and generate reports of those areas as needed. Primary duties will be to process memberships, send new member packets, track and send member renewals, enter donor contributions, produce reports from the database for various users. The Membership Specialist also prepares and coordinates other types of contact with donors including sponsorship letters, e-blasts and general appeals. Works closely with Finance and Development personnel.

Please submit your cover letter, resume and 3 professional references to Josef Diaz, Executive Director at  

Salary Range: ?

Deadline for application: March 15, 2019

Cultural Resources Intern, Student Conservation Association, Pecos National Historical Park

This position will provide direct and indirect assistance to park staff for cultural resource duties, and works within the parks Division of Resource Stewardship and Science.  Responsibilities will include all types of archaeological data collection and cultural resource management activities including surface survey, excavation/testing, use of metal detectors, historic and prehistoric artifact analysis and research, architectural documentation and use of GPS/GIS.
The position will be supervised by the Chief of Resources but will also work closely with other park divisions. On an individual project basis, the position may be supervised by a designated project/section lead, who will assign specific tasks and provide immediate assistance.


  • $1,100 - one time RT travel allowance
  • $200 - weekly living allowance
  • $100 - weekly commuting allowance 
  • $900 - monthly housing allowance
  • SCA recruitment and support

Deadline for application: 

Deputy Director, Museum of Indian Arts & Culture, Santa Fe

The deputy director oversees all operations of the museum including human, financial, and physical resources. Manages various departments: administration, curatorial, collections, education, library, security/customer service and maintenance within the division. The deputy director works in coordination with the director to oversee facilities, operations and finance for MIAC, including the following responsibilities: Budget preparation; Preservation of and access to collections; Security and visitor services, staff personnel policies; Human resources and financial backup; Management of facilities maintenance and repairs; Represents the museum in the director's absence and as delegated by the director with all the constituencies affiliated with the museum.

Salary Range: $51,905 - $90,301 Annually

Deadline for application: Open until filled

Director, Mesalands Community College Dinosaur Museum, Tucumcari

The essential functions of the jobs are as follows:

  • Coordinates with the Foundation writing grants and seeking donor support
  • Coordinates general operations of museum in conjunction with Curator
  • Maintains exhibits to insure safety, operations and cleanliness
  • Arranges for traveling exhibits, both inbound and outbound
  • Develops marketing plans in cooperation with Director of Community Relations
  • Develops and oversees promotional activities and services for Museum, in cooperation with Director of Public Relations and Museum staff
  • Promotes educational programs with area schools and educational institutions
  • Helps develop content for college and museum web pages
  • Responsible for all aspects of Fossil Friends including bookkeeping, membership, and quarterly newsletter
  • Oversees Museum Shop in cooperation with Museum Store personnel
  • Develops and maintains Museum budget
  • Maintains revenue and expense records of total museum operations
  • Schedules employees, work studies and Fossil Friends for adequate museum coverage
  • Develops, seeks approval for, and implements strategic direction for the museum and participates in the College’s strategic planning process
  • Coordinates with other Museums in the region and museum organizations to create networks leading to improved exhibit, funding, research, and other educational opportunities
  • Responsible for the overall security of the museum

Salary Range: ?

Deadline for application: Open until filled

Hubbard Museum of the American West

Hubbard Museum of the American West, Ruidoso Downs

MAIL: PMB #149 1208 San Pedro NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110 - 6762


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