The University of Washington is proud to be one of the nation’s premier educational and research institutions. Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty.
Rare Care is hiring a Volunteer and Outreach Coordinator! This position oversees the rare plant-monitoring program, a citizen science program involving 200 volunteers statewide, and performs programmatic coordination and research activities for the UW Botanic Gardens’ Rare Plant Care & Conservation Program. Rare Care is focused on conservation of vascular plants designated as rare in Washington State, including monitoring rare plant populations, seed collection and storage, propagation of plant material and research and outreach to the public to engage the community in the conservation of our plant heritage.
This position is funded at 80% time and includes outstanding benefits, professional growth opportunities and unique resources in an environment noted for diversity, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits and natural beauty. First consideration will be given to applications received by April 21, 2021.