Museum Association of Arizona


Job Listings

This page lists museum employment opportunities in Arizona only.    For information on museums jobs outside of the state visit these websites:

American Alliance of Museums

American Association for State and Local History

Western Museum Association

Global Museum

National Council on Public History

Museum Jobs


In the interests of transparency and equity in hiring MAA will only post job descriptions that include salary ranges.  

Job postings will remain on this site for two months, unless an earlier application deadline is provided by the employer.

Executive Director
Phippin Museum (Prescott AZ)
Serves as chief operating officer of the Phippen Museum of Western Art and the George Phippen Memorial Foundation.  Oversees the day-to-day management of the Museum.  Coordinates and supports implementation of Museum programs, projects, activities events and public relations; Assures that the financial position of the museum is solid through oversight of operating expenses, fundraising activities and program and event development. Supervises personnel and facility management.   Salary range: $48,000-$54,000.    Send a cover letter and resume to Kevin Pitts at [1026]

Art Institute Exhibition and Collection Assistant
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum (Tucson AZ) 
Responsibilities include maintaining an organized fine art collection system, interacting with artists, gallery volunteers, collectors, and gallery patrons. $14.00 - $17.50 per hour plus benefits [1116]

Executive Director   
Heritage Square Foundation (Phoenix AZ)
Direct policymaking, planning, organization, staffing, and operations. Responsible for the day-to-day management of Foundation operations and Heritage Square facilities, including the Rosson House Museum, Lath Pavilion event venue, gallery spaces, and commercial tenants. This position reports directly to the Board of Directors.   Salary Range:  $45,000 - 58,000. [1116]  Send letter and resume to

Art Collections Intern  
Phoenix Office of Arts + Culture (Phoenix AZ)
Assist in future exhibitions for the Gallery @ City Hall as well as registrar duties for the Municipal and Public Art Collection. Projects and duties will include exhibition design, reconciling the permanent collection with corresponding digital and print records, conducting provenance research projects pertaining to the collection, and assisting in building data for an online public research database.  $500 stipend. [1203]
Deadline: December 11, 2018 

Communications Intern  

Phoenix Office of Arts + Culture (Phoenix AZ)

Projects and duties will include social media posting, creating communications tools for public consumption, learning about Phoenix arts and culture orgs, and attending and documenting local arts events and community meetings.  $500 stipend. [1203]

Deadline: December 11, 2018


Grants + Arts Learning Intern  

Phoenix Office of Arts + Culture (Phoenix AZ)

Assist with upcoming projects in preparation of the 2019-2020 Community Arts Grants program year. Projects will include grants and panelist data entry, data analysis, arts survey development and execution, grants orientation planning, and other projects at the intersection of grants program management and DEI (Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion) work.  $500 stipend. [1203]

Deadline: December 11, 2018


Public Art Intern 

Phoenix Office of Arts + Culture (Phoenix AZ)

Assist with a wide variety of Project Management activities. Responsibilities may include: issuing, collecting and analyzing results of an artist survey, helping Project Managers plan and execute public meetings, working with Artists and Project Managers to connect with communities for project specific engagement events.  $500 stipend.   [1203]

Deadline: December 11, 2018




To have a listing added to this page please e-mail the information  to   The listing should include a brief description of the position and a link to a full description on the organization's website.   Job listings will remain on the MAA Website for 60 days unless otherwise requested.

In the interests of transparency and equity in hiring MAA strongly encourages prospective employers to include a salary range in their job descriptions. 

MUSEUM ASSOCIATION OF ARIZONA --  Building a Vital Museum Community

Museum Association of Arizona

P.O. Box 63902, Phoenix, Arizona 85082


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