Historic Materials Analyst at ISAS

Historic Materials Analyst Central Offices Illinois State Archaeological Survey Prairie Research Institute University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

The Illinois State Archaeological Survey (ISAS), Prairie Research Institute (PRI), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, is seeking a Historic Materials Analyst for its Central Offices, located in Champaign, Illinois. This individual will conduct analysis of historic materials from archaeological sites including all aspects of historic sample collection, identification, analysis, archaeological interpretation, and curation. View Position Flyer Here 

The successful candidate should have a B.A. in Anthropology, Archaeology or closely related field, plus 3 years’ experience in conducting historic material investigations and analysis of historic sites in the Eastern United States cultural area. Detailed familiarity with the historical resources of Illinois, temporal and culturally diagnostic historic materials, and production technology and history. Demonstrated ability to complete historic material projects and reports in a timely and competent manner. Basic familiarity with The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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To learn more about the University’s commitment to diversity, please visit http://www.inclusiveillinois.illinois.edu all classes of material culture, feature types and functions, and site formation processes is also required. Basic familiarity with computer word processing, graphic and database programs.

This is a full-time Academic Professional position. Salary is negotiable based on experience.

Proposed starting date is as soon as possible after the closing date. The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer.

All candidates must complete an online profile which can be found at http://jobs.illinois.edu/ .

Please upload a cover letter, resume detailing your relevant qualifications, and the contact information of three references through this system. To ensure full consideration your application and supporting documents must be submitted through this online system, and received by April 4, 2018.

For further information regarding application procedures, contact Ms. Janice Pankey, jpankey@illinois.edu . Individuals having questions concerning this position should contact Dr. Robert McCullough, mccullor@illinois.edu.