Jobs

  • Deadline: Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 17:00
    Employer: National Botanic Gardens of Ireland (OPW)
    Contract Duration: Permanent
    Contract Type: Full Time
    Salary: €35,274

    The National Herbarium, based at the National Botanic Gardens is seeking a Mycologist/Botanist Grade III in the National Botanic Gardens Office of Public Works. The post is open to citizens of the EU/EEA and the UK. The role will focus on the fungal and cryptogam collections, but the appointee will undertake a broad range of duties as part of the scientific programmes of the National Botanic Gardens. Under the direction of the Taxonomist, they will assist with curating the collection and participate in the taxonomic, conservation and other scientific programmes of the National Botanic...

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  • Deadline: Monday, October 4, 2021 - 00:00
    Employer: University Museum of Zoology, Cambridge
    Contract Duration: Fixed Term 12 Months
    Contract Type: Full Time
    Salary: £27,116-£31,406

    The University Museum of Zoology, Cambridge is seeking a full-time fixed-term Assistant Conservator. The post-holder will provide practical and preventative specialist conservation advice and treatment across the collections.

    The role offers a unique opportunity to work as part of a fast-paced team building practical experience working with natural history collections. Core activities will include providing conservation treatments to the permanent exhibits as well as upcoming exhibitions and stored collections. They will be responsible for the care of the collections through...

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  • Deadline: Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 00:00
    Employer: African Natural History Research Trust
    Contract Duration: Permanent
    Contract Type: Full Time
    Salary: Commensurate with experience

    The African Natural History Research Trust (ANHRT) is a charitable research trust and museum focused on African entomological biodiversity. Our research is aimed at increasing the scientific knowledge of African insects with an emphasis on Lepidoptera.
    We are looking for an experienced full-time Researcher & Curator (Dragonflies), who has established taxonomic skills and will be required to deliver the effective planning management, implementation and completion of research and expeditions as directed. As many of the expeditions are in French speaking Africa an excellent working...

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