Museum of the Rockies in Bozeman, Montana, has a dedicated team of professionals who work to curate exhibits, conduct research, preserve collections, and provide educational experiences to visitors. The team consists of various staff members, including:
- Executive Director: The director oversees the overall operations of the museum and provides leadership to the staff.
- Curators: Curators are experts in their respective fields and are responsible for the acquisition, preservation, and interpretation of artifacts and specimens. At Museum of the Rockies, there are curators specializing in paleontology, archaeology, history, and other related disciplines.
- Researchers: The museum employs researchers who conduct scientific studies and investigations related to the museum's collections. They may contribute to academic publications and collaborate with other institutions and researchers.
- Educators: The museum's education team develops and implements educational programs and events for visitors of all ages. They may organize workshops, lectures, guided tours, and interactive activities to enhance the visitor's understanding and engagement with the exhibits.
- Collections Managers: These professionals are responsible for cataloging, documenting, and preserving the museum's vast collection of artifacts, fossils, and specimens. They ensure that proper conservation techniques are employed to protect the objects for future generations.
- Support Staff: The museum also has a range of support staff members who handle administrative tasks, exhibitions, visitor services, membership, marketing, finance and accounting, museum store, planetarium, fundraising, and maintenance of the museum facilities.
Each member of the team plays a crucial role in ensuring the museum's mission of research, education, and preservation is achieved. They work collaboratively to provide an enriching and informative experience for visitors and contribute to the broader understanding of natural history and cultural heritage.
The full-time MOR Team is shown below in alphabetical order by last name. Please view their profile for contact information. Students, interns, volunteers, and part-time team members are not listed below.