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Museum Professions Careers  

Students in the MA Program in Museum Professions at Seton Hall work all across the US and abroad.  

Below is a sampling of jobs our students currently hold:  

  • Ackland Art Museum, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC (Registrar)
  • Aiken County Historical Museum, Aiken, SC (Collections Manager)
  • American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY (Traveling Exhibition Registrar)
  • Aspen Museum, CO (Associate Registrar)
  • Boone County Historical Society, Boone, IW (Executive Director)
  • Cathedral of St. John the Divine, New York, NY (Educational Coordinator)
  • Charles Schulz Museum in Santa Rosa, CA (Project Registrar)
  • Children’s Science Center, Herndon, VA (Director of Education)
  • Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, Nashville, TN (School Program Assistant)
  • Crozier Fine Arts (Administrator)
  • Decorative Arts Center of Ohio, Lancaster, OH (Executive Director)
  • Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO (Curatorial Assistant)
  • Durham Arts Council, Durham, NC (Director of Development & External Affairs)
  • Fabric Workshop, Philadelphia, PA (Registrar)
  • Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland, ME (Assistant Registrar)
  • Field Museum, Chicago, IL (Assistant Registrar)
  • George Washington’s Mount Vernon, Alexandria, VA (Exhibitions Registrar/Coordinator of Education Outreach and Leadership Programs)
  • Hawaiian Mission Houses Historic Site and Archives, Honolulu, HI (Curator of Object Collections)
  • Hayward Area Historical Society, Hayward, CA (Development Assistant)
  • Hoboken Historical Museum, Hoboken, NJ (Education Curator)
  • Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY (Associate Manager for Museum Operations)
  • Institute for Museums and Library Services (IMLS), Washington, DC, (Senior Program Officer)
  • Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA (Leadership Giving Officer)
  • Institute of Museum and Library Services, Washington, DC (Senior Program Officer)
  • Intrepid Sea, Air, and Space Museum, New York, NY (various positions)
  • Jewish Heritage Museum, New York, NY (Exhibitions Manager)
  • John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, FL (Scholastic Programs Coordinator)
  • Linder Gallery, Keystone College, LaPlume, PA (Curator/Director)
  • Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, NJ (Registrar)
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY (various positions)
  • Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Montgomery, AL (Associate Registrar)
  • Morris County Historical Society, Morristown, NJ (Consultant/Curator)
  • Morris Museum, Morristown, NJ (Grants Manager)
  • Museo de Art, University of Puerto Rico (Director)
  • Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology, New York, NY (Assistant Museum Registrar)
  • Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY (various positions)
  • New England Aquarium, Boston, MA (Volunteer Coordinator)
  • New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, NJ (Director)
  • New York Historical Society, New York, NY (Associate Registrar for Collections)
  • Newark Museum, Newark, NJ (various positions)
  • Noyes Museum of Art, Absecon, NJ (Executive Director)
  • RISD Museum, Providence, RI (Associate Registrar)
  • Rubin Museum of Art, New York, NY (Museum Educator/Visitor Experience Associate)
  • Santa Fe Trail Center, Larned, KA (Education Director and Archivist)
  • September 11 Memorial & Museum (Vice President of Community Engagement)
  • Shedd Aquarium, Chicago, IL (Donor Relations and Special Events Coordinator)
  • Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY (Registrar)
  • Textile Conservation Laboratory, New York, NY (Assistant Conservator)
  • The Jewish Museum, New York, NJ (Exhibition Manager)
  • The Museum of Early Trades and Crafts, Madison, NJ (Director/Museum Educator/Education Coordinator)
  • The National Guard Militia Museum, Sea Girt and Lawrenceville, NJ (Public Relations)
  • The Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson AZ (Curator)
  • Thomas Edison Center at Menlo Park, Edison, NJ (Curator)
  • University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Philadelphia, PA (Collections Technician)
  • Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, Summit, NJ (Associate Director of Development)
  • Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC (Assistant Registrar)
  • Weir Farm National Historic Site, Wilton, CN (Museum Technician)
  • Whitney Museum (various positions)
  • William Trent House, Trenton, NJ ( Director)
  • Witte Museum, San Antonio, TX (Collections Manager/Coordinator of School and Community Relations)
  • Wyoming Territorial Prison Museum, Laramie, WY (Curator of Collections)
  • Yager Museum of Art and Culture, Hartwick College, Oneonta, NY (Collections Manager)
  • Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center, Little Falls, NJ (Curator)
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