Information Manager Position Available at The New York Botanical Garden

Thiers, Barbara bthiers at NYBG.ORG
Tue Jan 11 11:53:31 CST 2005

Information Manager Position Available at The New York Botanical Garden

The New York Botanical Garden has an open position for an Information
Manager to manage electronic data generated by Institute of Economic
Botany research projects, both historic and contemporary.  Duties
include: converting legacy databases; developing public and professional
access to ethnobotanical data in the Virtual Herbarium; preparing
electronic publications for the IEB; developing modern protocols for
electronic data presentation; and representing the NYBG on those
professional committees currently developing ethnobotanical and economic
botany data collection standards.


Qualifications for the position are: B.S. in Biology or related field,
coursework in botany, ethnobotany, and anthropology are strongly


Candidates should have experience with data entry, database management,
web page development and digital photography; experience working with a
natural history collection is highly desirable.  The position requires
excellent organizational skills and attention to detail, and the ability
to work closely with others in a collaborative environment.


The position is available immediately; applications should be received
by 15 February.


Qualified candidates should e-mail cover letter and resume to Human
Resources Department at: jmartinez at 


The NY Botanical Garden is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



Dr. Barbara M. Thiers

Director, William and Lynda Steere Herbarium

New York Botanical Garden

Bronx, NY 10458-5126

tel: 718-817-8622

fax: 718-817-8809

email:  bthiers at


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