Job Opportunity: Museum Curator, Smithsonian in London Program

March 29, 2019


Requirements include: 

  • Degree in museum work and/or appropriate work experience
  • Must be able to travel


Salary range between $68,036 - $88,450, commensurate with experience. 


The Smithsonian Institution invites applications for the position of Museum Curator with the Smithsonian in London Program. The successful candidate will be an exceptional early-career curator with a strong background in science, technology, engineering, and/or the history of and public understanding of science. The successful candidate must have interests in the arts, history, and culture, and must demonstrate an ability to work with colleagues in these areas.

The Smithsonian in London Program is primarily a collaboration with the Victoria & Albert (V&A) museum in a purpose-built museum and exhibition space in the newly-created culture and education district known as the 'East Bank' in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in East London. 

This position is a full-time 2-year temporary appointment.


For application instructions and a full list of necessary qualifications and position expectations, please view the job posting

Candidates should submit their resume, names and contact information for three referees, and a cover letter that includes a research statement and other qualifications relevant to the position by the closing deadline to [email protected]. Please include the position title in the subject line of your e-mail.

For more information, contact Joanne Flores, Senior Program Officer for Art and Special Project, [email protected].