Today's Hours: 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Complete Hours

Curator Job Requirements

  • Curator positions require a college degree and experience in the appropriate specialty (e.g. ornithology, herpetology, mammalogy, primatology)
  • An advanced degree is preferred
  • Three years experience required in the care and exhibition of specialty animals, with one year in a supervisory capacity
  • Management experience is preferred

Vacancies are rare, but would be announced by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA).