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Employment Listings

NCMC members and non-members may submit employment listings to appear on the NCMC employment webpage. Please use the employment listing form to submit your job listing. Once your listing has been approved it will appear on the page below.

NCMC members can submit a listing at no charge. Non memebers may submit a listing for $25. Please see the employment listing form for more details.



Executive Director, Blowing Rock Art and History Museum

The Blowing Rock Art and History Museum, located in Blowing Rock, North Carolina, seeks an Executive Director with vision, energy, and a passion for excellence. The mission of the Museum is "to promote the visual arts, history and the heritage of the mountains through educational programs, exhibitions and significant permanent collections."

For further details and qualifications please contact

Museum Assistant, Cowan Museum of History and Science

POSITION VACANCY: Part-time Museum Assistant (24 hours per month) - Employee will support in any aspect of museum operations as required such as preparation of exhibits, collections cataloging, and development/facilitation of programs. Interested applicants must submit a Duplin County application to the Duplin County Personnel Office, County Administration Building (224 Seminary Street), Kenansville, NC no later than 5:00 p.m., Monday, October 6, 2014. Salary- Grade 56 -$9.7625 per hour.

Web Listing:
Expiration: 10-06-2014

Program Director, Morris Lowcountry Heritage Center

Morris Lowcountry Heritage Center, in 3 historic buildings in Ridgeland SC (opens fall 2014) seeks mature self-starter as first program director. Resps: develop temp & traveling exhibits, create public progs & services for schools, forge p'ships w/ heritage & educ orgs, represent the Center in community, create advisory board. Reports to trustee of Morris Trust. MA + 5 yrs relevant exp. cover letter, resume, 3 professional references and salary requirements to:


The Chief Registrar is responsible for all aspects of the care and management of works of art owned by or on loan to the Weatherspoon Art Museum, as detailed below. The Registrar supervises an Associate Registrar and two art preparators/installers, graduate assistants, volunteers, and interns within the department. The Registrar develops the annual departmental budget and reports to the Director. To Apply: Submit application to UNCG Jobsearch at:, Position 4511.

Web Listing:
Expiration: until filled

Museum Director, Cape Fear Museum of History and Science

New Hanover County seeks a Museum Director for the Cape Fear Museum of History and Science to be part of a dynamic, professional county organization with a clear vision as a vibrant, prosperous, diverse coastal community, committed to building a sustainable future for generations to come. The successful candidate will be a strategic planner, team builder, collaborator, and respected professional. Cape Fear Museum is the state's oldest history museum and is accredited by the AAM.

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Museum/Library Associate, Stanly County Public Library and Museum

Works under the direction of the Library Director to operate the Stanly County Museum 3 days a week: to educate the public on the history of the county including creating museum exhibits, public speaking, providing tours, program publicity and promotion, working with volunteers, and liaising with the Historical Society. Two days a week will be spent at the library assisting patrons, answering reference questions. Some Saturdays and evening hours are required.

Web Listing:
Expiration: 6/10/14












News and Resources

New Job listings; Executive Director, Blowing Rock Art and History Museum; Museum Assistant, Cowan Museum of History and Science; Program Director, Morris Lowcountry Heritage Center; Registrar, Weatherspoon Art Museum

NCMC Special Announcement: NCMC's Advocacy for State Historical Sites

The Religion in North Carolina Digital Collection Mini-Grants for Research in 2014–2015 The Duke Divinity School Library is pleased to announce a special funding opportunity for researchers. A limited number of mini-grants ($500–$1000 each) will be awarded on a competitive basis to support original projects utilizing The Religion in North Carolina Digital Collection.
Flyer(PDF) Application(PDF)

2014 NCMC Award winners

Please visit the 2014 Annual Conference Vendors & Sponsors page for a list of companies and organizations that make the 2014 conference a huge success!

NCMC's quarterly newsletter Muse.News Autumn 2013 edition is now available!

Do you need help preparing to seek grants or outside funding? Plan now to attend a "Getting Ready to Go" (GR2G) workshop, designed to help cultural institutions demystify the grant writing process. GR2G will present the basics of grant writing. More Information

Museums in a Minute
With excellent museums and galleries in every region of North Carolina, it’s easy to make a museum stop part of your travel plans. The Museums in a Minute series shares with you a variety of art collections to experience with family and friends. Whether you’re looking for European or American Art, the art of ancient civilizations, contemporary art, folk art, studio craft, works by artists from our state or from around the world, Museums in a Minute shows you where to find it. Let Museums in a Minute be your guide to experiencing rich collections of art that are just a car trip away!

Special Announcement: submitting material to Muse.News announcement

Updated NCMC By-Laws, 2012

Find a Museum by County has been updated thanks to a great NCMC supporter!

Interested in becoming a FOCoS consultant?

Does your institution need help organizing, managing, and preserving the special collections that document North Carolina’s history and culture? The North Carolina State Archives can help through its Traveling Archivist Program (TAP). The application and instructions are available online on the North Carolina State Archives website.

Board Minutes updated from last meeting.

The Triangle Area Cultural Resources Emergency Network (TACREN) announces the launch of a disaster hot line for area cultural organizations to call when a disaster damages their collections. More info at the TACREN site..