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Vice President for Science

Denver Museum of Nature & Science
Colorado, United States
Salary Not specified
Posted Date
Apr 11, 2022

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The Denver Museum of Nature & Science (DMNS) seeks an accomplished scientist and dynamic and strategic leader as the next Vice President for Science. The Vice President serves as DMNS’ chief scientific officer and reports to the CEO of the Museum. The Vice President will come to a respected institution, known for groundbreaking research, that is strongly supported and engaged with the local community; financially sound; organizationally nimble, and ambitious for its future. DMNS possesses the resources and the organizational culture to allow the next Vice President to have the opportunity to experiment with initiatives and creative ideas, and to push the boundaries of what scientific research looks like at a contemporary and innovative museum.


A key member of DMNS’ senior leadership team (SLT), the Vice President for Science provides forward-thinking and collaborative leadership that supports and facilitates scientific research and advances the mission and goals of the DMNS as a whole. The Vice President will model engagement, foster an inclusive and welcoming work culture and will advance the museum’s DEAI efforts both in the division, across the Museum and in the community. They will also be expected to astutely manage, lead and inspire the talented professionals within the science division; carefully manage financial resources, and serve as persuasive and compelling external representative of the museum. This is a full-time position with a starting salary range of $190,000 to $220,000.


The Denver Museum of Nature and Science has retained Isaacson, Miller to assist with this search. Inquiries, nominations, and applications should be directed in confidence to:

The Denver Museum of Nature & Science is an equal opportunity employer. The Museum is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse staff committed to serving the needs of all our visitors and we encourage applications from individuals of all backgrounds.


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