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[Expired] Assistant Curator, National Museum of Singapore (NMS)

Posted On :21 Sep 2013


Job Summary

  • Salary:   Undisclosed
  • Work Type: Permanent / Full Time
  • Min. Education Level: Degree
  • Field of Study: History , Political Science
  • Years of Experience: 3
  • Skills: Art, Communications skills

Job Descriptions


  • Work closely with the curatorial team to conceptualise and develop storyline and themes for permanent and special exhibitions and research on the historical and social significance of Singapore’s history 
  • Assist to administer and source for loans and donations from other museums and private collectors, as well as new artefact acquisitions 
  • Work closely with a team of museum professionals including designers, conservators and technicians to set up exhibitions, and project manage exhibitions, publications and other associated media 


  • Possess a good Degree / Master’s Degree preferably in any of the fields: Singapore History, Political Science, Southeast Asian Studies, Anthropology or Sociology, with a strong interest and knowledge in material culture and history
  • Have excellent written communication and organisational skills. Spoken and written knowledge of a second language is necessary
  • Be able to work independently and also be a good team player
  • Previous research or curatorial work experience would be advantageous 

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified. 

About This Company

The National Heritage Board (NHB) preserves, presents and promotes the cultural heritage of Singapore. Our vision is to make heritage an enriching part of everyone''s life.