Author: Museum Studies Program

Director of Exhibitions – Carnegie Museum of Natural History (Pittsburgh, PA)

The Carnegie Museum of Natural History (CMNH) seeks a Director of Exhibitions (DoE) to lead the department charged with creating, planning, developing and presenting innovative and engaging changing exhibitions, the permanent collection and traveling exhibitions. The DoE will work closely with an exhibits team...

Alumni kudos!

Kudos to…  Tamara Shreiner (MSP06) began a new role as the Assistant Dean for Curriculum Approval, Content Teacher Education and Assessment, and Director of Comprehensive Science & Arts for Teaching at the Grand Valley State University’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

Alumni kudos!

Kudos to… Shannon Schmoll (MSP11) is the co-Principal Investigator on a 2.5 million dollar NSF grant that will be used to create a hands-on planetarium show about astronomy in Chile, a web portal with additional content, and live social media events related to the...

Faculty kudos!

Kudos to…  Dr. David Michener, MSP Steering Committee member and Curator of UM’s Matthaei Botanical Gardens & Nichols Arboretum.  Dr. Michener co-edited a book with Robert Grese, Director of the Gardens and Arboretum.  Their book is titled Passion for Peonies: Celebrating the Culture and...

Alumni kudos!

Kudos to… Marc Levitt (MSP08) continues as an Archivist and Exhibits Committee member at the National Naval Aviation Museum.  The museum opened an exhibit, “Apollo – The Path to the Moon and Beyond,” to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Moon landing. The exhibit drew...