Posted by: Sandy Steinman | February 26, 2021

Job Opening: Director of Collections

Director of Collections University of California Botanical Garden at Berkeley

We seek a permanent, full-time individual who will be a key player in the Botanical Garden’s teaching and worldwide research missions. Additional major roles include conservation of plant diversity and promoting public understanding and appreciation of plants’ natural environment. The UC Botanical Garden is distinguished by the diversity of its collection (over 16,000 accessions, representing 10,500 taxa) and by the fact that provenance is known for over 70% of the collection. Major responsibilities include: supervising a horticultural/curatorial staff of 15, exploring and defining directions and emphases for maintaining, refining, and expanding the Garden’s collection, including reviewing and setting Garden collection policy, setting strategic goals and planning their implementation, and developing opportunities for increasing the Garden’s collection through collaborations with national and international partners.

To  apply go to garden’s Facebook page

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