Setting A Course In The Museum Field: A Casual Conversation with Museum Professionals About Career Pathways in Museums and Beyond

Monday, April 17, 2023
Event Time 06:00 p.m. - 07:00 p.m. PT
Cost Free
Location Online (Zoom)
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This online event will feature museum professionals answering questions about their career pathways in the museum and nonprofit field and their recommendations, insights, and pointers for emerging museum professionals. The format will be a casual conversation with a mediator asking questions and speakers answering. Attendees will be able to interact with the speakers and ask questions.

Moderators (graduates of the MA Program in Museum Studies):

  • Eliana Zacarias - Panel Moderator, Museum Educator, San Bernardino County Museum
  • Alexandria Schindler - Collections Registrar & Program Coordinator at New Museums Los Gatos 

Speakers (and year of graduation with MA in Museum Studies):

  • Ana Navarro, Bay Area Discovery Museum (2021)
  • Sara Godin, National Archives and Records Administration (2018)
  • Monika Lea Jones, Owner of Hairpin Finishing (2014)

Hosted by SF State Museum Studies, the Global Museum, and the Museum Studies Special Interest Group (Alumni)

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