The Charles M. Schulz Museum is seeking an Assistant Archivist. The Museums Research Center provides care and access to correspondence, periodicals, books, news clippings, and business records pertaining to the life and art of Charles M. Schulz. Reporting to the Archivist, this position will focus on processing archival records and institutional archives. Other responsibilities include data entry and records management and encoding finding aids using Encoded Archival Description (EAD).
The successful candidate may also participate in digitization projects, acquisition of manuscript and archival collections, and donor relations. A graduate degree in library science or archival studies and experience processing archival collections and preparing finding aids is required.
Additional Salary Information: Health and retirement benefit available after a 90 probationary period.
About Charles M. Schulz Museum and Research Center
View the largest collection of original Peanuts artwork in the world at the Charles M. Schulz Museum. Located in Santa Rosa, California, the Museum is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that is dedicated to giving depth to the funny pages through the preservation, display, and interpretation of the life and art of Peanuts comic strip creator, Charles M. Schulz. Visitors can laugh at Schulz’s original comic strips, learn about the art of cartooning and Schulz’s role in its development, view a re-creation of Schulz’s art studio, watch animated Peanuts specials and documentaries in our Theater, draw their own cartoons in our hands-on Education Room, and more.