viernes, febrero 22, 2008

Puesto de trabajo en el Yale Peabody Museum

Nos ha llegado información sobre un puesto de trabajo bien chulo en el Yale Peabody Museum. Os adjuntamos lo que tenemos:

The Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History is soliciting applications for the position of Collections Manager for Paleobotany. The fossil plant collections are housed in the Class of 1954 Environmental Science Center, a purpose-built facility on the Yale University campus for collections, research and teaching. The Peabody is a
multi-faceted natural history museum with collections spanning anthropology, biology, geology and paleontology. Additional information on the fossil plant collections and the Peabody can be found at: http://www.peabody.yale.edu/

The Paleobotany Collections Manger is responsible for the day-to-day management of the fossil plant collection, including all aspects of the preservation, improvement, development and use of the collections. Duties include oversight of relevant budgets, staff, students, and volunteers, maintenance of the collections, processing of materials, care and conservation, documentation, and databasing. The Collections Manager will represent the Botany Division within the Peabody and Yale, nationally, and internationally, to promote the
collection and to maximize its use. The Collections Manager will also promote knowledge of the collection through exhibitions, public education initiatives and presentations at meetings, and will pursue grant funding and carry out research that relates to collections improvement and development, including, as appropriate, collecting expeditions. Please note that applications must be submitted via the following web site:
http://www.yale.edu/hronline/stars/application/external/index.html Use the keyword "Peabody" to go directly to the relevant information. The due date for applications is April 15, 2008. Please contact
Sharon Rodriquez (sharon.rodriguez@yale.edu) for any further information about this position.