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Work-Study at the Natural History

Museum
The Natural History Museum is a world class
research institution right across the street from
USC. We are looking for students to work with us
on our extensive Marine Invertebrate research
collections. You will be involved in specimen
handling and preparation, cataloging, and other lab
and research jobs. The work also involves
managing data associated with taxonomic
research. This includes data entry and document
processing. (May require moderate lifting.)

Do you have:
Good organizational skills?
Attention to detail?
Ability to work independently and at times with limited supervision?
Manual dexterity and good hand-eye coordination?
Ability to perform repetitive tasks?
Basic computer skills?

You must be eligible for Work-Study to apply. A 12-


15 hour/week commitment is requested (must be during
the hours of 9 am-5 pm, Mon.-Fri.)

If you are interested in this position, email Dr. Regina


Wetzer at rwetzer@nhm.org. Please include “work-
study” in the subject line. Include your name, contact
information, resume, and schedule in the body of the
email.

To learn more about the Museum visit:


http://www.nhm.org

To get an overview of the types of projects students have contributed to in the


past visit:
http://collections.nhm.org

Our work-study students were proudly featured in


http://college.usc.edu/news/stories/468/theyre-earning-theyre-learning/