Our Mission

The mission of San Diego Emerging Museum Professionals (EMP and/or SDEMP) is to facilitate career growth through networking and professional development opportunities.

San Diego EMP welcomes members from all fields and is primarily composed of employees, volunteers, and students in their first ten years of a museum-related career. By offering regular meetups, workshops, tours, and other profession-related activities, San Diego EMP is a valuable resource for San Diego’s museum community.

SDEMP happy hour attendees smile as they are gathered around a wooden table outdoors

Job Board

Looking for job opportunities in San Diego? Check out our job board to find museums that are hiring, along with tips on ensuring an opportunity is equitable.

Have a job to post? We are happy to help advertise on behalf of your organization for free. Please note that we will only post positions that state a salary range.


Find links to professional and personal development resources.