Employment opportunity with Canadensys

The headquarters of Canadensys, the Canada-wide network of biodiversity information (www.canadensys.net) based at the Université de Montréal Biodiversity Centre, has a job opening for a bilingual research associate to manage digital collections. This individual will work at the interface between the biological collections and the network to accelerate digitisation and publication of biodiversity information and facilitate its use in a wide variety of applications in research, development and regulation.

Although the entry-level diploma required for this type of R1 position is a BSc, the experience needed in taxonomy and database management is generally acquired during graduate studies or through a specialized professional background. The R1 scale allows recognition of relevant additional years of schooling and professional experience.