Collections Manager – Grand Valley State University (Allendale, MI)

The Grand Valley State University Art Gallery is seeking an experienced Collections Manager to be responsible for the day-to-day management of over 15,000 prints, paintings, photographs, drawings, sculptures, and textiles in the university’s permanent collection. This diverse and wide-ranging collection requires an active Collections Manager that is able to move quickly between tasks while fulfilling responsibilities with a high degree of detail. This position provides administrative and curatorial support for the department and works with a variety of faculty, staff, and students from around the university. High proficiency in communication and multi-tasking is required. This position will also have a strong public component to it, including presenting to the community, building donor relationships, and working collaboratively with team and community members. A degree in Museum Studies, Public History, or related humanities field combined with a minimum of five year’s collection and museum related experience is required.

For a detailed listing of required qualifications, education, and responsibilities, and to apply for this position please visit Please attach cover letter, CV and/or resume to your application.

Grand Valley State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, which includes providing equal opportunity for racial and ethnic minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. University policy extends protections to additional identities.

Post expires at 5:00pm on Wednesday August 16th, 2017