Sean Duran

Member deceased - April 30, 2016

  • What I do, where I work

  • Administers the planning and implementation of the Museum’s exhibition program and oversees all development, production, and evaluation of the visitor experience. Duran also oversees the Facility and Collections sections.

  • Current position

  • Vice President, Exhibitions and Design at Miami Science Museum

Earlier positions

  • Biodiversity / Museum Developer at Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia

  • Preparatory Assistant at Westmoreland Museum of American Art, Greensburg, PA


Recent publications & presentations

  • "Outreach to Non-traditional Audiences – or Not? ."   AAM Annual Meeting, Denver

    May 2008

  • "Museum Memories That Changed My Life."   AAM Annual Meeting, Chicago

    May 2007

  • "A National Treasure: Accounting for the Natural History Specimens From the Lewis and Clark Expedition in the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia."   Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences, Vol. 150

    Fall 2000

  • "IGLO; a Successful Test of Global Science Center Cooperation."   5th Science Centre World Congress, Toronto

    June 2008

  • "The Bilingual Museum: Strategies for Serving Multicultural Communities ."   ASTC Annual Meeting, Philadelphia

    October 2008

  • "Making Sustainable Choice: How to Balance the Trade-offs ."   ASTC Annual Meeting, Honolulu

    October 2010

  • "Humor Me: Humor Audience and the Development of Exhibitions."   ASTC Annual Meeting, Honolulu

    October 2010