This is a description of a Staff Position Classification. It is not an announcement of a position opening. To view descriptions of current openings, please go to UNMJobs and Search Postings to view positions that are currently accepting applications.
The following statements are intended to describe, in broad terms, the general functions and responsibility levels characteristic of positions assigned to this classification. They should not be viewed as an exhaustive list of the specific duties and prerequisites applicable to individual positions that have been so classified.
Manages and cares for a large, unusually complex and/or demanding science collection. Develops and implements collection management policies and procedures; directly manages the acquisition, documentation, preservation and growth of museum collections and associated materials. Manages the specimen-based databases, prepares reports, grant proposals and research papers. Supervises curatorial assistants, volunteers and field technicians. Interacts with public, university and professional community through tours, teaching, lectures, presentations, and publishing papers.
The University of New Mexico provides all training required by OSHA to ensure employee safety.