Yes - The HANZAB project is hiring extra people in order to be able to
finish all seven planned volumes on schedule in 2001. The following ad will
appear this weekend:
Birds Australia, Australia's leading bird organization, is seeking to fill
several vacancies for Researchers/Section Editors for the Handbook of
Australian, New Zealand and Antarctic Birds.
We are seeking highly organized people, with demonstrated ability to work
effectively to strict timetables. A good knowledge of birds and
demonstrated ability to write well and succinctly are essential, as is a
degree in science or equivalent research experience in zoology, especially
with birds. Must be able to work well as part of a team.
The positions are initially for a period of six-months (either fixed-term
appointments or consultancies) and full-time or full-time equivalent. Salary
up to $29,300 pa.
For job descriptions, contact Birds Australia: email <>
(or the phone/fax and postal address contacts below). Applications to
Handbook Editor by 27 June 1997.
Birds Australia Conservation & Liaison,
Australian Bird Research Centre,
415 Riversdale Road,
Hawthorn East, VIC 3123, Australia.
Tel: +61 3 9882 2622. Fax: +61 3 9882 2677.
Web Homepage: http://www.vicnet.net.au/~birdsaus