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There are a few other qualifications that we would view as incredibly
helpful in this role, including:

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   Certification in scientific illustration or a degree in a related field
   is preferred, and/or equivalent work experience as demonstrated in the
   portfolio.
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   College-level course work related to science illustration including fine
   art courses such as observational drawing courses, and courses in related
   fields such as illustration and graphic design, as well as in biology and
   the sciences.
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   A passion for further developing your skills in ornithological art, as
   is experience and skill in drawing and painting birds in one or more
   mediums or artistic styles.
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   General professional interest in science and science communication.
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   An interest in art instruction and sharing artistic techniques with
   others through informal workshops or demonstrations
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   Experience in teaching is helpful but not required.

These positions are filled through an annual call for applications that is
publicized widely. Appointments to these temporary positions are for
periods of six months to one year. Although the timing can be flexible,
appointments that start with the Cornell academic cycle in the fall are
often preferred. Owing to the teaching opportunities and other
collaborative activities, the ability to work on-site at the Cornell Lab is
required.

*Visa Sponsorship is not available for this position. *

*How to Apply: *

*Application deadline is October 4, 2021. *

You must submit both a resume/CV and a cover letter in which you describe
your relevant background and your reasons for being interested in our
scientific illustration program. Your application must also include
submission of a *portfolio of **6-8 image **illustration samples *that
demonstrates experience and skill in the illustration of wildlife and
natural subjects including birds. It’s recommended to combine all files
into one PDF file when uploading. You can upload documents either by
“dragging and dropping” them into the dropbox or by using the “upload” icon
on the application page. If you experience technical issues or need
assistance uploading your files, you may contact Denise Smith Colon,
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*Job Title: *
Temporary Publication/Media Assistant

*Level: *
No Grade - Hourly

*Pay Rate Type: *
Hourly

*Company: *

*Contact Name: *
Denise Smith

*Number of Openings: *
2

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residents of New York State. Per NYS Law, county and regional extension
service associations are subordinate government agencies. This employment
opportunity is with the entities listed and not with Cornell University.

*Cornell Cooperative Extension is an employer and educator recognized for
valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.
Individuals who bring a diverse perspective and are supportive of diversity
are strongly encouraged to apply. *

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