Volunteers are needed for the ASPT booth at Botany 2018! As a volunteer, you will be promoting the Society, recruiting new members, selling T-shirts, and giving away posters and brochures. Furthermore, all proceeds from booth sales support the ASPT graduate student research grants. Hours worked at the ASPT booth count towards volunteer time needed through BSA for reimbursement of student registration fees!
You are invited to attend the ASPT Business Meeting. It will take place on Tuesday, July 24th from 5:30-6:15pm in 110 Mayo Civic Center.
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The American Institute of Biological Sciences is pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 10th annual Biological Sciences Congressional District Visits event.
The schedule for Botany 2018 is now live! Its a very full and exciting program.
BOTANY 2018 Schedule Online -
We look forward to seeing you all there!!
REMINDER: Please help ASPT to fund the last travel grant applicants this year. The time period for donations has been extended through Monday June 25. Please see the message below for details...
UNC Wilmington is in the process of hiring a full-time, permanent greenhouse manager. The manager's responsibilities include maintaining the plants within the Kresge Greenhouse on the main campus, maintaining and repairing greenhouse equipment, purchasing materials required for courses, and the greenhouse budget. Besides supporting the faculty and graduate students in their research and courses, the greenhouse manager also interacts with undergraduate student volunteers from various departments…
We have an immediate opening in our Los Gatos office for an experienced project management-level plant ecologist/plant biologist. The duties expected of this position include managing all aspects of the biological components of CEQA/NEPA assessments, rare plant surveys, wetland delineations and habitat mapping projects, Clean Water Act Section 404/401 and similar resource agency permitting projects, and resource management plans; managing staff, budgets, clients, and agency contacts; business development; marketing; proposal preparation; staff training and supervision; and recruiting.
The National Tropical Botanical Garden (NTBG) has an opening for a full-time Director of Science and Conservation to start January 15, 2019. This position is based at the NTBG headquarters in the South Shore Gardens, Kalaheo, Kauai, Hawaii.
The Flora of Pennsylvania Internship is a joint program between the Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania and The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University. The Flora of Pennsylvania Intern receives training and work experience in many aspects of managing collections in a major herbarium, and an opportunity to contribute to a modern state flora through a research project on some aspect of the flora of Pennsylvania.