Guest Curator
Job Details
Main Campus - Baltimore, MD
Part Time
Graduate Degree
Job Description

Notre Dame of Maryland University in Baltimore is seeking a Guest Curator for a one-year, part-time appointment. The Guest Curator will work with the Gallery Director and report to the Chair of the Art department. In addition to assisting the Director in planning and implementing the gallery's schedule of exhibitions, the Guest Curator will curate an exhibition for the University gallery. The Guest Curator will also work with the Gallery Director to gain knowledge of grant administration, curatorial practice, and arts management. The Gallery Director will support the successful candidate to: curate an exhibition; write curatorial statements for brochures, press releases, publicity material and social media, as well as prepare didactic text for exhibitions; present a curator's talk and organize artists' talks; assist with handling and installing art; develop special programming; work with student gallery assistants. There may also be an opportunity for the Guest Curator to teach a course in the Art department in their area of expertise. 


An MFA, MA, or enrolled in a graduate program in Curatorial Studies, Art History, Museum Studies, or another visual art discipline. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Familiarity with gallery environment is required.


Additional Information:

Notre Dame of Maryland University does not discriminate in offering equal access to its educational programs and activities or with respect to employment terms and conditions on the basis of age, ancestry, color, creed, disability, gender, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or protected veteran's status. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policy: Greg FitzGerald, Chief of Staff, Notre Dame of Maryland University, 4701 North Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21210, 410-532-5109.

For all other employment inquiries, please contact Human Resources at 410-532-5898 or Notre Dame of Maryland University is an EEO/AA employer.


All applicants must submit:

  1. Cover letter
  2. Resume
  3. Contact information for 3 professional references