Executive Director Search

Photo: Rachel Ormiston/Burke Museum
Photo: Rachel Ormiston/Burke Museum

Burke Museum Executive Director Recruitment

Current opening at the museum

After 15 years of dedicated leadership as the Burke Museum’s Executive Director, Dr. Julie K. Stein will be retiring in Spring 2022. In January 2021, the Dean of the University of Washington's College of Arts and Sciences, along with executive search firm m/Oppenheim, began the recruitment process to fill the Executive Director leadership role.

Learn more & view job description

For all questions related to the Burke Executive Director recruitment and hiring process,
please contact m/Oppenheim at info@moppenheim.com.

To find out more about Dr. Julie K. Stein's contribution and retirement announcement, please read more on the Burke blog.


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Photo: Mark Stone/University of Washington
Photo: Mark Stone/University of Washington