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Arboretum Director- Madison, WI

Organization: University of Wisconsin- Madison

Position Title: Arboretum Director

Location: Madison, WI

Application Deadline: November 8, 2013



The University of Wisconsin-Madison Graduate School is seeking an established leader who can cultivate and inspire a diverse community of colleagues, students, and partners to work together to advance the UW-Madison Arboretum’s leadership in the fields of ecological restoration and conservation research, education, and practice.  The mission of the UW-Madison Arboretum is to conserve and restore Arboretum lands, advance restoration ecology, and foster the land ethic ( The director is responsible for overall direction and day-to-day management of the Arboretum and develops policies to guide the Arboretum’s programs and activities, identifies research priorities, and addresses funding needs. The successful candidate will have a sustained record of excellence in scholarly activity, wide recognition in his/her field of interest, demonstrated experience and skill in development and fund-raising, and strong leadership and organizational skills. Salary will be commensurate with experience.

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