[Taxacom] Insect research position at Natural History Museum, London

Chris Lyal C.lyal at nhm.ac.uk
Fri May 7 02:24:32 CDT 2010

The Department of Entomology at the Natural History Museum wish to
recruit a researcher/research leader in insect taxonomy to develop and
run a competitive programme on one or more groups of phytophagous
insects. The successful candidate will be encouraged to develop a
significant strand of research on insects of agricultural importance,
publish peer-reviewed research, gain external funding to support the
programme, undertake fieldwork as appropriate and help to develop the
relevant parts of national collections.

Applications will be particularly welcome from candidates with
experience in the systematics of appropriate groups of Coleoptera or
'Homoptera' and with an interest in exploiting e-technology to promote
data exchange.

The closing date for applications is Thursday 27th May 2010

Further details of the appointment can be seen at


Dr Christopher H. C. Lyal,

Beetle Diversity and Evolution Programme,

Department of Entomology,

The Natural History Museum,

Cromwell Road,

London SW7 5BD


tel: +44 (0) 207 942 5113

fax: +44 (0) 207 942 5661

e-mail c.lyal at nhm.ac.uk 

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electronic Biologia Centrali-Americana

World Catalogue of Weevil Names - http://wtaxa.csic.es/


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