Job Overview


This position is located in the Education Department of the National Air and Space Museum (NASM).  The incumbent reports directly to the Associate Director for Management and Public Programs.

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  • Supervises a permanent staff and a varied number of interns, volunteers and temporary staff.
  • Sets the goals and priorities for the Education Department in concert with the museum's Strategic and Tactical Plans and for the individual programs, services and products produced and offered by the Department.
  • Prepares and coordinates overall plans for the effective use of staff for program accomplishment.
  • Serves as the museum's liaison for formal education and serves on Smithsonian committees for pan institutional initiatives and or committees related to docents, teacher training, student services and development of professional curriculum materials.