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Job Listing: Museum Specialist, NASM

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National Air and Space Museum - Chantilly, VA

Closes - 6/10/2021

Position Title – Museum Specialist

Salary - $87,198 to $113,362/annually

Job Type - Full-time

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The Smithsonian Institute (SI) is a diverse museum and research complex. Learning at the  National Air and Space Museum (NASM) sparks curiosity and empowers learners to imagine the possibilities of our future. This position is located in the education department.  It facilitates all aspects of NASM's digital learning and programming efforts. 

This position is OUTSIDE the bargaining unit. 


As the Education Specialist, the incumbent would perform the following duties in the position:

  • Develops innovative, meaningful and engaging virtual experiences for learners of all ages.
  • Works with department leadership, other NASM departments, and digital learning staff to ensure programs fit the Museum’s goals and ties them to annual seasonal themes.
  • Works with Assistant Director to develop draft annual budgets for digital learning efforts.  Ensures staff keeps accurate program expense records and works closely with appropriate fund mangers to keep spending within budget guidelines.
  • The incumbent supervises diverse, creative employees who develop and execute digital program efforts.