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    This position is located in the Division of Work & Industry within the National Museum of American History (NMAH).

    The employee is responsible for carrying out research, publishing, developing and managing collections, developing exhibitions and providing public service by responding to inquiries about areas of expertise within the History of Technology. The incumbent should have a research focus and expertise on the history of engineering and/or energy production.

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    1. Researches the history of technology in the United States in any time period from the American colonial era to present.
    2. Operates independently to collect and manage large and diverse collections that provide the basis for interpreting the History of Technology in the U.S.
    3. Plans and develops exhibition concepts for showcase and similar exhibitions or as part of a larger exhibition team.
    4. Develops and maintains scholarly contacts, gives invited lectures, presents papers at professional meetings, and develops and participates in public and other educational programs.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Travel may be required by this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

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    This position is open to all U.S. Citizens or U.S. Nationals. Excepted Service employees may also apply to this announcement.

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    1015 Museum Curator

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/498051300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.