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Astor Curator and Department Head, Printed Books and Bindings, The Morgan Library & Museum, New York, NY

The Morgan Library & Museum, a major NYC museum, seeks experienced curator to lead Department of Printed Books and Bindings. 

Responsibilities:

Oversee renowned printed book collection, extending from the invention of printing to modern first editions.  Organize exhibitions; make strategic acquisitions; oversee growth, preservation, documentation of collection; cultivate patronage for department; support outside research; oversee two staff. 

Qualifications:

Minimum 7 years' experience with primary materials in libraries/special collections, MA or equivalent in relevant field, Latin and 2nd language. Excellent communicator/outgoing personality. Experience with exhibitions, acquisitions, antiquarian booksellers, donor cultivation.

Full qualifications/how to apply by July 15, 2019: www.museum-search.com.  EOE.  Nominations welcome.

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