Collection Informatics/Database Specialist - Milwaukee Public Museum

The Milwaukee Public Museum seeks qualified applicants to serve as the application administrator of MPM’s Collection Management System (Axiell EMu) (75%) and support digitization and research efforts of cultural and biodiversity collections (25%).


Curatorial Assistant II - Harvard University Herbaria

The Curatorial Assistant II will data base and image plant specimens at the Harvard University Herbaria (HUH) and may also perform some conservation and repair of damaged specimens.

Please use the Harvard Careers website for information and to apply.


Botany Collection Internship - Museum of Northern Arizona (MNA)

Gain professional museum experience while working in a region surrounded by remarkable landscapes and Native American cultures. Housing and a hourly wage provided between May 1st and September 30th, 2019. Open until filled, review begins April 15, 2019.


Summer Systematics Institute, California Academy of Sciences

SSI is an 8-week paid research internship at our state-of-the-art research facility and museum in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco. The Summer Systematics Institute and Biological Illustration Internship will be employment opportunities for 8 weeks, from June 19 through August 11, 2017, 40 hours per week.

Participants will conduct research with their chosen advisor on a project relating to the discipline of the advisor and student. Participants also receive instruction while taking part in a museum-based curriculum that includes tours, lectures, and lab exercises on phylogenetic systematics, molecular techniques, biodiversity, evolutionary biology, global change, and other contemporary issues in the natural sciences. One-day field trips highlighting the local natural history include tidepooling and hiking. 

See the website for information on how to apply.