President and CEO

Museum of Life + Science

* Applications accepted until January 25, 2021 or until position is filled.

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The Museum of Life + Science seeks an inspiring, visionary, and innovative President/CEO with a passion for science and experiential learning and the team leadership skills to elevate the Museum to its greatest potential and impact. Located in Durham, NC, the award-winning Museum attracts more than 561,000 visitors a year to explore 84 acres of indoor and outdoor open-ended science and nature experiences designed to spark imagination, creativity, and new ways of thinking about our world for guests of all ages. It has grown to be one of North Carolina’s leading family and school trip destinations and a sought-after summer camp experience. The Museum’s next leader will exemplify a spirit of wonder and excitement along with the drive, relationship skills and collaborative leadership style to meet ambitious strategic and revenue goals, including strengthening the Museum’s community presence to broaden the understanding of its important role in the Triangle region, state and as a leader nationally among its peers.

Salary range: $200,000 – $225,000

To learn more and to apply, go to Applications will be accepted until January 25, 2021 or until the position is filled. The firm of moss+ross has been retained to assist with the search. Inquiries and nominations should be directed to Fred Stang, Senior Associate at

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