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Please join us for our lunchtime webinar series, a new benefit of AJS membership. All you need is a computer and a phone or speakers. Webinars cover a range of professional development, research, and teaching topics and are open to all AJS members. Pre-registration is required.

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Jewish Museum Careers: Jewish Museum Studies 101

Oct 18, 2018, 1:00 PM ET
Melissa Martens Yaverbaum

Have you ever dreamt of working in a Jewish museum? Join Melissa Martens Yaverbaum—Executive Director of the Council of American Jewish Museums and former Curator of the Museum of Jewish Heritage and the Jewish Museum of Maryland—for an insider discussion on opportunities and challenges. We’ll talk about roles and responsibilities within today’s museums, effective pairings with academics, emerging trends in Jewish museums, and ideas for the future. Ranging from the practical present to the inspired future, join us for a look inside Jewish museums and their potential for meaningful work.

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Melissa Martens Yaverbaum is executive director of the Council of American Jewish Museums and former curator of the Museum of Jewish Heritage and the Jewish Museum of Maryland.