Museum Leadership Webinar – A Day in the Life of a Museum Director
Wednesday, November 13, 2013
4:00 PM-5:00 PM
A museum leader facilitates the decision making process on behalf of the institution. But what happens when these tough decisions come at a fast and furious pace? What is it like to be in the hot seat of a museum director? Find out and discover what it takes to run a major museum during our special online Open House with Museum Leadership Program Director Dr. Danielle Rice, former Executive Director of the Delaware Art Museum, on November 13, 2013 at 4pm. Dr. Rice will take webinar audience members through a day in the life of a museum director and outline how our new Master’s level Museum Leadership Program can prepare prospective students for a position of decisive authority. Visit http://drexel.edu/westphal/graduate/MUSL/Online_Open_House/ to register.
Dr. Rice brings a wealth of experience as a museum educator and former museum director. She has served as executive director of the Delaware Art Museum, associate director for programs at the Philadelphia Museum of Art and head of education at the Wadsworth Atheneum in Hartford, Conn., and the National Gallery in Washington, D.C. Dr. Rice has authored and produced interpretive exhibitions, interactive computer programs, kiosks and websites and random access audio tours. She holds a doctorate in the history of art from Yale University (1979) and a bachelor’s degree from Wellesley College (1973) and is the recipient of numerous awards.
For more information about the online open house or the Museum Leadership graduate degree call or email Director of Recruitment David Miller at 215-895-1675 or firstname.lastname@example.org.