Careers with The Filson Historical Society
The Filson Historical Society is the oldest privately supported historical society in Kentucky. Since 1884 we have served the public through our extensive library, varied museum artifacts, and our special collections department that includes over 1.8 million original manuscripts, letters, diaries, photographs, maps, and portraits. Our extensive collections form a regional educational resource that attracts national and international researchers.
We are an organization dedicated to providing continuing adult education in the form of quarterly peer-reviewed academic journal – the Ohio Valley History, quarterly magazine publications, weekly lectures, historical tours, art exhibits, reading-and-discussion groups, weekend-long conferences and field institutes and excursions.
The Filson Historical Society is a member-supported 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, an equal opportunity employer, and provides its employees with industry competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package that includes health, life and disability insurance; a contributory retirement plan; paid holidays; and generous medical leave and vacation.
For general information regarding career opportunities, please contact Jordan Sangmeister at 502.635.5083 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.