University of Kansas Biodiversity Institute, Herpetology Collections Manager
November 18, 2013
The Biodiversity Institute of the University of Kansas seeks a full-time, academic staff collection manager in the Division of Herpetology.
A Master's degree or Ph.D. in museum studies, systematics, or herpetology or bachelor’s degree plus 5 years experience, working knowledge of the taxonomy and identification of amphibians and reptiles, demonstrable knowledge of care and management of natural history collections, and familiarity with biodiversity informatics required. A complete application will include a letter of application addressing qualifications, CV, statement of collection management philosophy, names and contact information for three references, and representative publications (optional). A complete position description may be obtained by contacting: Dr. Rafe Brown, firstname.lastname@example.org or Linda Trueb, Trueb@KU.edu (785-864-2014). To apply, visit http://jobs.brassring.com/1033/ASP/TG/cim_jobdetail.asp?partnerid=25752&siteid=5447&AReq=59BR. Review of applications begins 15 January 2014. Special consideration will be given to applicants committed to excellence who can contribute to the University’s innovative, collaborative, and multidisciplinary initiatives to educate leaders, build healthy communities, and make discoveries that will change the world. See http://www.provost.ku.edu/planning EOE M/F/D/V