The Denver Museum of Nature & Science

Anthropology Assistant Collections Manager

Job Posting: Anthropology Assistant Collections Manager
Position Status: Full time
Pay Range: $23.00 – $25.00/hour
Close Date: 1/21/22

The Denver Museum of Nature & Science seeks an Assistant Collections Manager in the Integrative Collections Branch to support the Anthropology Collections. The Anthropology Collections currently hold approximately 500,000 artifacts in the areas of Archaeology and Ethnology; the collections are largely from North America, but represent cultures from around the world. This position supports the efforts to preserve and protect the collections on a long-term basis, increase access and grow scientific output, to manage and expand collections, and to help inspire diverse communities’ understanding of, and involvement in, anthropology and the natural world.

This position supports the collections and research activities of the Department of Anthropology as it aspires to curate the best understood and most ethically held anthropology collection in North America. The Department seeks to document and understand the human communities of the Rocky Mountain region and beyond through study of their material cultures while adhering to the guiding principles of respect, reciprocity, justice, and dialogue.

All applicants must submit a cover letter and resume to be considered, along with the online application form.

For additional details and the link to apply online, follow:

For questions, please contact Dominique Alhambra at