Duke University, Biology

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Position ID:Duke-Biology-JS_AIR [#23714, 1826]
Position Title: Associate in Research
Position Type:Other
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Biology
Appl Deadline:2022/12/31 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2022/11/14, listed until 2022/12/31)
Position Description:    

*** the listing date or deadline for this position has passed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The L.E. Anderson Bryophyte herbarium in the Biology Department at Duke University (Bryophyte Herbarium) is looking to hire a technician to assist with curation of peat moss (Sphagnum) specimens and accession them into the herbarium collection. The successful candidate will work with herbarium staff to re-packet the specimens, assure that each has appropriate label data, mount the specimens on herbarium sheets, and help insert them into the existing collection. The person filling this position will be invited (but not required) to participate in our group of active researchers studying peat moss ecology and evolution.

Prospective candidates should submit a cover letter describing their experience, interests, and career goals. Please include an updated CV. Questions should be directed to Dr. Jon Shaw (shaw@duke.edu) or Dr. Blanka Aguero (blanka@duke.edu) and applications must be submitted via Academic Jobs Online.

Duke is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual’s age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

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Further Info:
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Box 90038
Durham, NC 27708