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Earth Science Fossil Collection Curator - Earth Sciences Lab

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Description

The Earth Science Collection Curator is responsible for creating a catalog of the Cranberry Arms fossil collection to make this extraordinary collection accessible to the university, general, and scientific communities.

Position Requirements

The Earth Sciences department is looking for a keen, science-minded student to assist with the cataloging and curation of a unique local fossil collection.  The successful applicant will be responsible for creating a catalog of the Cranberry Arms fossil collection to make this extraordinary collection accessible to the university, general, and scientific communities. 

Specific tasks will include:

  • Aggregation and creation of accessory literature
  • Photographing, labeling and curating of samples
  • Creation of a searchable shared database

Sign Up Directions

Email a resume with cover letter to Gerri McEwen, Technician, Earth Sciences at Gerri.Mcewen@viu.ca or apply through the CareerVIU Work-Integrated Learning website.