Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in employment with the Blaffer Art Museum at the University of Houston. Blaffer offers a range of career opportunities, both part-time and full-time. Full-time positions require specialized education and experience, while part-time positions are generally for students.

The link to current job openings for full-time staff is jobs.uh.edu. You must apply through the University of Houston in order to be considered. For part-time students, the link is www.career.uh.edu.

Students have opportunities to work in various capacities of the museum, such as gallery attendants, docents, office assistants, installation assistants, and interns. Blaffer Art Museum welcomes applications for internships in the fall, spring, and summer semesters. Internships are not paid and must be pre-approved. Contact the art applicable department at the university or college you attend to find out if academic credit is available.

We are also strong supporters of the University’s work-study program. Students participating in the work study program can be gallery attendants, installation assistants, or office assistants.

For more information or questions regarding staff positions or office assistants, please contact Karen Zicterman, Musuem Administrator at kzicterman@uh.edu. For gallery attendant positions, please contact newsecuritystaff@uh.edu. For installation assistants, please contact Teresa Munisteri, Assistant Registrar at  tmuniste@uh.edu. For the docent and intern program, please contact Katherine Veneman, Curator of Education, at kveneman@uh.edu.

The University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution. Minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


Phone: 713-743-9521
Mailing Address: Blaffer Art Museum
University of Houston
120 Fine Arts Building Houston, TX 77204