Student Database Work

Opportunity Type: 
Job
Location of Opportunity: 
On Campus
Host Department/Organization: 

The University of Arizona Herbarium

Opportunity Description: 

The University of Arizona Herbarium is currently searching for a part-time student employee to assist with managing our collection of plant specimens. The student will utilize software for entering and correcting information from plant specimen labels into an existing web-enabled collections database.

 

Essential qualifications:

* Enrolled at UA as an undergraduate for at least 6 credit hours

* Excellent organizational skills

* Attention to detail

* Ability to work independently with a minimum of supervision

* Available for approximately 10 hours/week

 

Preferred qualifications:

* Available for two semesters or more

* Experience collecting or working with plant specimens

* Courses in plant taxonomy or other organism-level biology

* Experience with databases / websites

* Interest in natural history museums

 

Salary begins at $10/ hour Depending on Experience Apply by sending a statement of your interest and experience, or brief resume to:

George Ferguson, herbarium@ag.arizona.edu

 

Address: 

1130 East South Campus Drive Tucson, Arizona 85721 USA

Time Commitment: 

10 hours / week

Paid Position: 
Yes
Compensation: 

Salary begins at $10 / hour DOE

Required Documents: 
Resume
Cover Letter
How to apply: 

Send a statement of your interest and experience, or brief resume to:

George Ferguson, herbarium@ag.arizona.edu