Curator of Historic Textiles

The Charleston Museum, Charleston, SC

The Charleston Museum seeks an experienced full-time Curator of Historic Textiles. The curator must be approachable with strong interpersonal skills, a team player, able to multi-task and prioritize exhibit projects and provide the daily operations of the Museum’s textile curatorial functions. They must appropriately care for and maintain the Museum’s historic textiles collection, develop original content for exhibitions, work with the exhibition team on exhibition development and installations, participate in public programming for both children and adults, manage inventory, acquisitions and deaccessions, handle research requests, document the collection through research, catalog objects in the database, and supervise department interns and volunteers.