Department Description

Arkansas Tech University Museum chartered 1989 as a project by University of Arkansas ArcheologicalSurvey, and Ozark-St. Francis Forest. Early collections were from a campus history club. Initial mission of region history, archeology, and University history was narrowed in 2008to collect/interpret only University history, build Tech history collections, create exhibits forTech Centennial (2009-2011), and develop online research site for Tech images. Directoroversees a collections practicum each fall, and teaches an introduction to museummethods course each spring. Staff are Director, Curator, GA and 5-7 student employees.

Position Description

GA position in Collections Management. Responsibilities include:

*History and MLA students are given preference for these positions. However, students in other programs will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis. An interest in history or preservation is essential.

Departmental Contact

Judith Stewart-Abernathy, Museum Director

How to Apply

1. Complete online GA application. (If applying for multiple positions, please submit only one. One works for all!)

2.Email resume and cover letter to


Monthly stipend divided over a 9 month contract
18 graduate credit hour waiver per academic year