Job Posting – Associate Curator, full time

The Paul Robeson Galleries was founded in 1979 at the Robeson Campus Center at Rutgers University – Newark. Named after one of the University’s most famous alumni, the galleries’ mission and programming embody Paul Robeson’s life-long commitment to unfettered artistic freedom, cultural democracy, and transnationalism manifested through a network of exhibition spaces on campus, and extensive community outreach programs, education programs and an active public programs series including happenings, lectures, panels, symposia, readings, receptions, and performances.
In 2017 the PRG expanded and evolved with the founding of Express Newark. EN is a university–community collaborator in Newark’s historic Hahne & Company building housing a variety of arts studios and the Paul Robeson Galleries. A conceptual framework and an interdisciplinary learning space, Express Newark artists and community residents collaborate, experiment, and innovate in partnership with Rutgers University – Newark faculty, staff, and students with the goals of engaging in public work, creative practice, and democratic dialogue in order to promote positive transformation. The ideal candidate for the Associate Curator (Programs) position is someone who will appreciate the opportunity to be part of a dynamic, evolving and culturally relevant organization.