Current Opportunities

Curator of Native American Art

The Montclair Art Museum is conducting a search to fill a three-year position of Curator of Native American Art. Funded by the Luce Foundation, the position offers an exciting opportunity for the Curator to work with the Museum’s renowned collection of Native art of North America.

This full-time, salaried position is responsible for the research, collecting, and exhibition of objects in the Museum’s Native American art collection; the development of exhibitions; and helping to shape related educational programs. The Curator will also be consulted about the care of the collections which is the responsibility of the Registrarial staff. The Curator will prioritize and begin to establish a practice of building strong, active, ongoing relationships with Native communities. The Montclair Art Museum’s staff and Board of Trustees are fully and personally committed to this process of developing and maintaining these relationships.


To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to


We receive many resumes, and as a result, request that you do not call to check on the status of your application. Those candidates chosen for interviews will be contacted.


Salary Range: 
Commensurate with experience

About This Job

  • Montclair Art Museum
  • Montclair, NJ
  • Category: Professional
  • Salary Range: Commensurate with experience
  • Posted: September 3, 2020