COLLECTIONS MANAGER, VERTEBRATE ZOOLOGY

Gene Hall Eugene.Hall at COLORADO.EDU
Mon Nov 15 15:23:46 CST 2004


COLLECTIONS MANAGER, VERTEBRATE ZOOLOGY
University of Colorado Museum, USA

The University of Colorado Museum (CU Museum) is a world-class natural
history museum nestled against the foothills of the Rocky Mountains in
Boulder, Colorado. The CU Museum has an extensive Vertebrate Zoology
collection and we are looking for a collections manager to guide the
continued growth and management of the collections. Strengths of the
collection include extensive herpetological and mammal material from the
Rocky Mountains and adjacent plains as well as important bird and fish
holdings.

Job Classification: Professional Exempt

Minimum Qualifications: M.S. degree in relevant field (Biology, Zoology,
Museum and Field Studies) or equivalent experience and education is
required. Prior experience in collection management (or closely related
work) is not required but will be given high priority. Prior supervisory
experience preferred.

Duties Include: Assists curator(s) in the management of zoological
collections including specimen preparation, cataloguing and database
management; systematic arrangement and storage; conservation; routine
collections tasks (i.e., sectional correspondence, assistance to visitors,
response to requests for information, and processing of loans); museum and
local community service (such as general inquiries and collection tours);
training and supervision of students and volunteers.

Salary: $28,500 per year at 75% time (30 hrs./week)

To Apply: Send curriculum vitae, letter of interest and names and contact
information for three references to: Collections Manager Search Committee,
c/o Karen Hebbel, CU Museum of Natural History, 218 UCB, Boulder, Colorado,
80309-0265. Review of applications will begin December 15, 2004 and
continue until the position is filled.

CU Museum of Natural History:
<http://cumuseum.colorado.edu/>http://cumuseum.colorado.edu/
CU Museum: Zoology Section:
<http://cumuseum.colorado.edu/Research/Zoology/>http://cumuseum.colorado.edu/Research/Zoology/


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Gene Hall
Zoology Section:Collections Manager
CU Museum of Natural History
UCB 265
University of Colorado
Boulder, CO 80309-0265
Phone: 303.735.5262
CU Museum: http://cumuseum.colorado.edu/Research/Zoology/
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