Job Announcement

David Maddison dmaddsn at CCIT.ARIZONA.EDU
Wed Oct 6 13:08:09 CDT 1993

Naomi Pierce at the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University,
has asked that I pass along the following job announcement:

Department of Entomology

The Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard University invites
applications for a Curatorial Associate in Entomology.  The successful
candidate will be responsible for the administration of the collections,
including personnel management and collection maintenance.  He/she will
work with the curators on planning and implementing long-term goals for the
collections, particularly in the development of databases to make the
collections accessible to the scientific community for research and
information purposes.  The position will also entail daily supervision of
collection staff, and preparation of budgets and grant proposals related to
the collections.

Qualifications which we seek include: M.Sc. or equivalent experience in
systematic entomology, knowledge of current curatorial methods, solid
understanding of organization and implementation of computerized database
systems and their applications to museum collections, previous curatorial
experience,  and demonstrated competence in an administrative position.

Cover letter, resume, and three letters of reference should be sent to:
Professor N.E. Pierce, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University,
26 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA  02138  Applications will begin to be
reviewed starting  November 15, 1993.  Please send applications by ordinary
post; questions can be addressed to: n_pierce.oeb at

Harvard University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.


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