[Taxacom] Scientific Curator position

ContiElena at access.unizh.ch ContiElena at access.unizh.ch
Tue Jan 8 05:54:24 CST 2008

The Institute of Systematic Botany of the University of Zurich.
(Posted to Nature, Die Zeit, Taxacom, Evoldir UZH-ETH job adverts on line )

The Institute of Systematic Botany of the University of Zurich 
invites applications for the permanent position of Scientific Curator 
of its botanical garden.  The garden supports teaching and research 
at the University, is a public facility, and provides an opportunity 
for botanical outreach activities.  The successful applicant would be 
expected to advise and guide the development and display of the plant 
collections, as well as lead and / or collaborate in the exhibition 
and outreach program of the gardens. He / she will also be expected 
to develop an extra-murally funded research programme, to offer 
graduate and undergraduate courses and supervise graduate students. 
The Institute, which is housed in the botanic gardens, is well 
equipped for morphological, taxonomic and systematic molecular 
research, and includes an excellent library and herbarium, thus 
providing a good research environment.

Interested persons should include their curriculum vitae, publication 
list, an outline of their research plans, as well as three potential 
referees.  Applications close on 1 March 2008.  Please send to: Peter 
Linder, Institute of Systematic Botany, University of Zurich, 
Zollikerstrasse 107, CH-8008 Zurich, Switzerland.  Ph: 0041 44 634 84 
11, Fax: 0041 44 634 84 03, email: peter.linder at systbot.uzh.ch

Prof. Elena Conti, Ph.D.
University of Zuerich, Institute for Systematic Botany
Zollikerstrasse 107, 8008 Zuerich, SWITZERLAND
Ph: 0041 44 634 8424  Fax: 0041 44 634 84 03
email: ContiElena at access.unizh.ch


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