All posts by Nicola Newton

About Nicola Newton

Job Title: Curatorial assistant for Biology
Age: 34
Time in job: 8 years
Interests: Natural History, Museums, wildlife, wildlife documentaries
Photography, Music- going to gigs and festivals, travel. Reading.

Inspiration for working in Natural History

Working for a museum and working with their natural history collections is something that I have wanted to do since I left university. I did wander through the bird galleries of the old Hancock museum as a girl and marvel… Read more

Curatorial Assistant for Biology

I work at the Great North Museum: Hancock and for the most part of my job I look after the live animals at the museum. I have worked at the museum for 8 years and I have looked after a… Read more