Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

The Executive Director of Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Library and Archives is pleased to announce a job opportunity for Special Collections Archivist. The Special Collections Archivist is responsible for processing and overseeing Special Collections including the Collections of the Genentech Center for the History of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, the BGI Nobel Laureates Archives, and the Rare Book Collection.The Special Collections Archivist will work closely with the Institutional Archivist, as well as with a team of library and archives professionals to promote the mission of the library and archives. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL), founded in 1890, has shaped contemporary biomedical research and education with programs in cancer, neuroscience, plant biology and quantitative biology. Home to eight Nobel Prize winners, the private,not-for-profit Laboratory employs 1,100 people including 600 scientists, students and technicians. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is located on Long Island’s beautiful North Shore. The commute from NYC is less than 1 hour by train and CSHL operates a free shuttle van service between the Syosset train station and Laboratory.

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