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Ad Title: Ecological Resource Scientist
Location: Missouri Botanical Garden - Shaw Nature Reserve
Post Date: 09/18/19
Contact: Quinn Long
City: Gray Summit
State: MO
Zip: 63089
Email: quinn.long@mobot.org
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Description:
The Ecological Resource Scientist monitors and curates biodiversity data and advances knowledge of natural history and ecology at Shaw Nature Reserve, providing technical and scientific support for ecological restoration and other programs at the Nature Reserve. This position coordinates with external scientific partners and Missouri Botanical Garden research staff to promote research activities that inform management and restoration efforts while advancing the Nature Reserve’s status as a site for ecological research. The Ecological Resource Scientist participates in all aspects of the SNR ecological restoration program including seed collection, invasive species control, prescribed fire, developing management plans, and mentoring restoration and research technicians, interns, and volunteers. This position coordinates relationships with collaborative partners, governmental, and scientific agencies, secures financial support for restoration and other conservation activities by preparing proposals and obtaining grants and other funding from outside funding sources. The Ecological Resource Scientist supports education and outreach by communicating natural history expertise for diverse audiences including school and public program participants, citizen scientist, land managers, volunteers, and donors.
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Ad Title: McCausland Natural Lands Horticulturist
Location: Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania
Post Date: 10/24/19
Contact: Tony Aiello
City: Philadelphia
State: PA
Zip: 19118
Phone (W): 215-247-5777 x137
Email: aiello@upenn.edu
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Description:
The Morris Arboretum enjoys the rare distinction of being one of less than 20 U.S. arboreta and botanical gardens that has met the rigorous accreditation standards of the American Alliance of Museums. Furthermore, the Morris Arboretum is on the National Register of Historic Places and is proud of its designation as The Official Arboretum of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. The Arboretum's actively curated collection of trees and plants numbers over 12,000. In addition, the Arboretum boasts a nationally recognized herbarium of over 40,000 specimens. As a key member of the Morris Arboretum Botany team, this position will contribute to the mission of this world class organization.

The McCausland Natural Lands Horticulturist (Natural Areas Section leader) is a professional level horticulturist and garden management position. This position is responsible for all garden-related tasks in the Natural areas and associated areas, which are the gateway to the Arboretum. These areas include the Compton meadows, Paper Mill Run riparian corridor, Wetland and adjacent plantings, and Penn's Woods. As Section Leader, the incumbent is the primary advocate for Arboretum garden areas under assignment and plays an active role in its physical development, staffing, and budget allocations. Responsible for maintaining specified standards of presentation that meet established institutional priorities. The successful applicant is required to become familiar with the plant collections, history and other pertinent characteristics of the section and be able to communicate that information to others in oral and written forms. Must be able to perform physically demanding tasks. This position recruits, trains and supervises interns and seasonal workers & also coordinates the horticulture and bluebird volunteers. Expected to interact with donors and professional societies. This position reports directly to the Chief Horticulturist and Director, Horticulture and Curator respectively.

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Ad Title: Part-time Marketing Coordinator
Location: Ligonier, PA
Post Date: 11/13/19
Contact: Lisa Smith
City: Ligonier
State: PA
Zip: 15658
Phone (W): 7249958466
Email: lsmith@naturalareas.org
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Description:
The Marketing Coordinator is responsible, under the guidance of the Executive Director, to lead the marketing and communications for the NAA. The Marketing Coordinator will work with our marketing agency and staff to further the mission and strategic plan of the NAA. Key responsibilities include producing communication pieces from design through distribution, event promotions, marketing campaign management, copywriting, grant writing, and engaging members through social media, digital advertising, website content management, and public relations (both externally and internally). Of key importance is the ability to work with the Executive Director and staff on strategic messaging.
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