Paleonet: Palaeo. Curator - Documentation Officer, The Natural History Museum (London)
N.MacLeod at nhm.ac.uk
Wed Apr 30 08:32:17 BST 2008
Very pleased to announce the following job search.
Curator - Documentation Officer
£22,167 - £25,074 pa plus benefits
The Palaeontology Department seeks a collection manager specialising in
documentation and databasing of invertebrate fossils. We are looking for a
motivated, self-confident, experienced individual to develop a strong
collections databasing programme that will underpin curation and research
Requirements include a BSc in geology, palaeontology, museum studies or
equivalent, knowledge of the systematics of a fossil invertebrate group,
knowledge of contemporary collections management procedures, data
entry/database management experience, good organisational, leadership and
team-working/collaborative skills, and a high degree of personal creativity.
Relevant post-graduate education, experience of writing successful
collections grant proposals, and specimen conservation experience are highly
desirable. This position will be a permanent appointment after a one-year
To apply, please visit our website http://www.nhm.ac.uk/jobs (Ref:
NHM/CDO/ET). Closing date: 29 May 2008.
At the Natural History Museum we value the diversity of our employees and
the unique perspectives they bring to our business.
Prof. Norman MacLeod
Keeper of Palaeontology
The Natural History Museum
Cromwell Road, London, SW7 5BD
(0)207 942-5204/5295 (Office)
(0)207 942-5546 (Fax)
http://www.nhm.ac.uk/hosted_sites/paleonet/MacLeod/ (Web Page)
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