Careers in Museums and Galleries:
Networking event

About the event

Careers in Museums and Galleries Networking event 2016
Careers in Museums and Galleries: Networking event, 2016. Courtesy of M&G QLD.

Date: 24 November, 3pm – 5pm
QUT Creative Industries Precinct, Brisbane

The event had two parts:

Part A – Post Graduate pathways: 

  • Dr Courtney Pedersen, Senior Lecturer, School of Media, Entertainment and the Creative Arts, Creative Industries, Queensland University of Technology
  • Dr Andrew Sneddon, Director, University of Queensland Culture and Heritage Unit

Part B – Personal pathways: 

The following presenters talked about their personal pathway to gaining paid employment in the sector:

  • Phil Manning, Curator, Museum of Brisbane
  • Liam Bryan-Brown, Independent Curator & Collections Officer (Registrar), Griffith Artworks
  • Emma Bain, Director (Exhibitions & Programs), Redland Art Gallery  
  • Megan Williams, Manager, Art Gallery, University of the Sunshine Coast

The event was followed by the launch of Museums Galleries Australia Emerging Professionals Network in Queensland and networking over refreshments.


Museums & Galleries Queensland logo
QUT Creative Industries logo

This event was supported by QUT Creative Industries.


Training & Professional Development team

Museums & Galleries Queensland

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