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Associate Director for Dissemination and External Affairs

Associate Director for Dissemination and External Affairs

Getty Research Institute Job Location: California Date Created: 07-26-2021

Getty Research Institute

Associate Director for Dissemination and External Affairs

The Getty Research Institute (GRI) seeks nominations and applications for a strategic, forward-thinking leader to serve as the Associate Director for Dissemination and External Affairs (AD-DEA). This new position is an excellent opportunity for an innovative, visionary, and enthusiastic individual who – in conjunction with the Director, Deputy Director, and GRI senior staff – will lead a creative, coordinated initiative to communicate the research and activities of the GRI to new and existing target audiences, with attention to Diversity, Equity, Accessibility, and Inclusion, and inspiring new levels of engagement among researchers, enthusiasts, and the broader public.

With a staff of approximately 30 and an overall budget of $3 million, the AD-DEA will report to the Director of the GRI and will oversee exhibitions, publications, programs, web and digital media, and development and communications, bringing these areas together to foster an innovative and consistent public profile for the GRI. The successful candidate may come from arts administration, academia, or from a foundation, museum, or other institution focused on humanistic inquiry. This is an exceptional opportunity for a professional who is passionate about the centrality of visual culture to join the leadership team at one of the world’s premier humanities-based research institutes. The AD-RKC will hold a Bachelor of Arts degree; an advanced degree is preferred.

You may view the full position profile here. Naree W.S. Viner and Tenley Bank of Koya Partners and Matthew Bunting of Storbeck Search have been exclusively retained for this search. To express your interest in this role please submit your materials here or email Tenley directly here. All inquiries and discussions will be considered strictly confidential.

The Getty is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, citizenship or immigration status, color, disability, ethnicity, familial status, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other protected status.

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