Jobs in Botany

This page displays details of roles in botany, or involving botanical knowledge, at a range of skill levels across the sector. Organisations advertising posts for botanists are encouraged to send details to to be shared here. Please note that adverts are shared without review or endorsement – rather to offer networking connections for the botanical community.

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Botanists sought in northern Ireland

UKCEH are running a repeat (after 15 years) NI countryside survey over this summer and next. They are looking to recruit "botanists from Ireland with local expertise". Details here. Deadline 17th April.

Botanists sought in York

Fera Science, based in York, is still urgently seeking to appoint two Field Ecologists (Botanists) to start at once; applicants should have "expertise in botanical identification and habitat surveying". Details here. No firm deadline but applications are invited as soon as possible and appointees would ideally start in April.

Editor-in-Chief sought for Biol J Linn Soc

The Linnean Society is looking to appoint a new Editor-in-Chief for its prestigious Biological Journal. More info here. Deadline 4th April.

Aquatic growers sought

The Canal & River Trust is looking for large scale growers of Floating Water-plantain to work with over the coming years, to propagate and translocate specimens into new nature reserves along the Montgomery Canal. More details here.