Jobs

  • Deadline: Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 15:00
    Employer: National Botanic Gardens of Ireland, Dublin
    Contract Duration: Permanent
    Contract Type: Full Time
    Salary: €39,296

    The National Botanic Gardens, Glasnevin is Ireland’s leading botanical and horticultural institution, which cultivates a comprehensive collection of plants for scientific research, conservation, education and display.

    The National Botanic Gardens within The Office of Public Works (OPW) manages the National Botanic Gardens, Kilmacurragh Arboretum in Co. Wicklow and the John F. Kennedy Arboretum in Co. Wexford as an integral part of the National Botanic Gardens.

    Reporting to the Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for the daily management and development of...

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  • Deadline: Friday, October 18, 2019 - 17:00
    Employer: National Museum of Ireland
    Contract Duration: Permanent
    Contract Type: Full Time
    Salary: €31,529

    The post-holder will act as Curator for Zoology, and have day-to-day responsibility for the zoological collections in the Museum, along with a second zoology curator already in post. This includes the identification, classification and organisation of specimens. All stages in accession are the responsibility of the Curator – from field collection, acquisition, purchase, data collection, numbering, registration, preparation of catalogues, and production of scientific and popular publications.

    The applicant will also be responsible for maintenance of exhibits at the National Museum of...

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  • Deadline: Monday, October 28, 2019 - 00:00
    Employer: National Museums Scotland
    Contract Duration: Permanent
    Contract Type: Full Time
    Salary: £37,474 - £48,297 per annum

    At an exciting time for the organisation, National Museums Scotland offers a unique opportunity to shape a world-class science collection and lead an expert team.

    You will be responsible for our rich collection of instruments relating to astronomy, geography, physics, chemistry, biomedicine, computing, and a large photography collection. Material ranges from the miniscule to the massive; from mediaeval to very modern. The collection is housed not only at the National Museum of Scotland but also at other sites, especially the National Museums Collection Centre.

    We seek an...

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  • Deadline: Sunday, November 3, 2019 - 23:30
    Employer: Leeds Museums & Galleries
    Contract Duration: Fixed Term 3 Years
    Contract Type: Full Time
    Salary: £24,799 to £26,317

    Are you interested in promoting a women-in-science agenda using museum entomology collections?
    Leeds Museums and Galleries seeks to appoint an enthusiastic Assistant Curator with a specialism in entomology to assist us in delivering the Museums Association Esmée Fairbairn Collections Fund ‘Dead Inspiring’ project.

    The Assistant Curator will support the care, curation and interpretation of this important part of our Designated Natural Science collection as well as facilitating access to it for a wide range of audiences. In particular to Assistant Curator will help promote the...

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