Interim Director of Collections

Company Name: 

Corning Museum of Glass


1 Museum Way
Corning, NY 14830

Contact Name: 

Dan Keegan or Marilyn Hoffman


Job Description: 

Corning Museum of Glass seeks Interim Director of Collections to provide leadership, stewardship, strategy during a 2-3-year transition to new Curatorial/Collections departments’ leadership. Ensure smooth transition to next generation of leaders. The Interim Director will be a seasoned team-builder, mentor and leader with significant management experience.  Oversee daily operations of the Exhibitions, Collections, Conservation and Publications sectors. S/he should have experience leading a large museum curatorial or collection department, as a former museum director, or senior museum executive familiar with collection/curatorial practice. Experience with publications/editing a plus. Corning Museum of Glass holds the world’s largest and most comprehensive collection of glass spanning 35 centuries, with 60,000 objects dating from ancient to contemporary glass. The campus’s architecturally distinctive buildings total 300,000 sq. ft., and the Museum annually welcomes almost 460,000 visitors from around the globe. Full qualifications/how to apply: Deadline 4/16/18 to  EOE. Nominations welcome.