The Museum of Mathematics Logo

The Museum of Mathematics in New York, NY is opening in 4 months to be the only math museum in the United States.

Displaying 1-10 of 24 results.
RHU / Michigan / University Town / Opportunity for Research
Moreno Valley, CA
View
Pharmacy Intern
Chicago, IL
View
Senior Education Research Consultant
Curtis Bay, MD
View
Post-Doctoral Associate
Saint Paul, MN
View
Dean, College of Arts and Sciences
Saint Paul, MN
View
Part-time Museum Outreach Educator
Troy, NY
View
Museum Educator 1 (4157U) #22487
Berkeley, CA
View
Assistant Professor of Mathematics Education
Saint Louis, MO
View
Teacher Pool - Math (Middle School) 2017-2018
Fort Worth, TX
View
Science Interpreter (Adults)
Miami, FL
View

Search more jobs

One of the most underrated job search skills is anticipation. You can do fine being reactionary and trolling job postings, but if you really want to elevate your chance of finding success, you need to take things to the next step. That means seeking out opportunities before they become apparent to other people. How do you do this? Look for non-obvious news items that might indicate future opportunities. The Museum of Mathematics in New York, NY provides a perfect example. They’re opening in 4 months, and they’re aiming “to enhance public understanding and perception of mathematics.” It’s being opened in response to the closing of the Goudreau Museum, which was a small museum of math in Long Island.

Do the Math

Believe it or not, there is no other math museum in the United States (I’m taking The Museum of Mathematics’ word for it here). I realize that going to a museum to learn about math isn’t quite as exciting as going to a museum to learn about, say, dinosaurs, but when you see it the way the people behind this museum see it, I think it’s well worthwhile. They see math as “illuminating the patterns that abound in our world.” There are a lot of really cool ways to show how that works in a museum setting, which is why The Museum of Mathematics has been able to raise $22 million. To me, that sounds like opportunity. They have money, and they’re starting to ramp up. They just posted a job for a Chief of Education (very clearly not entry level) on Idealist, and they added a note yesterday saying “Please check out our new listings of open positions; more to come.” I know what I’d do if I was you…

Links to Help You Begin Your Research

Will you visit The Museum of Mathematics?

We've identified The Museum of Mathematics as having career opportunities in the following categories:


Jobs Near You

UBER Part Time Driver - Drive When You Want
Uber Driving Partners Ashburn, VA
View
Lyft Driver - $500 Bonus - Make Up To $35/hr
Lyft Dulles, VA
View
Audit Manager- Public Accounting experience a must in Bethesda, MD
Valintry Bethesda, MD
View
Hair Stylist - Licensed VA115
Sport Clips Ashburn, VA
View
Work From Home - AVON Sales Rep - Earn A Potential $1000+
Avon Ashburn, VA
View

One response to “The Museum of Mathematics”

  1. Sujin says:

    I contacted these folks almost two years ago. How’s that for anticipation? :) Though not living in NYC may have something to do with not getting a reply…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Copyright © 2007-2015 One Day, One Job. All rights reserved.