☛ ISAS is seeking a Field Station Coordinator to lead field station research projects and coordinate with ISAS headquarters staff and contracting agency personnel (More info - Apply online by October 25, 2021)

☛ Postdoctoral Research Associate Position (Artifact Analyst) at the NAGPRA Office, Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Innovation (OVCRI) University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (More info)

 Nebraska State Archaeologist position open (More info)

☛ The Michigan State Historic Preservation Office now has 2 Archaeologist vacancies available: Federal Projects Archaeologist and Senior Archaeologist

☛ Archeologist/GIS Support (Research Associate) – Kansas State University-Ft. Riley, Kansas (More info)

The Field Museum has posted an open position for a Repatriation Specialist (More info)

Collection Manager in Archaeology position announcement at the Biodiversity Institute, University of Kansas (More info)

☛ Assistant Curator of North American Anthropology & Archaeology (More info)



Postdoctoral Research Associate Position - Artifact Analyst at the NAGPRA Office, Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Innovation (OVCRI) University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Summary: A postdoctoral researcher with a strong background in Anthropology or Museum Studies is sought to join a dynamic team of researchers. The successful candidate will conduct laboratory documentation of funerary and other objects from archaeological contexts held in UIUC collections that fall under NAGPRA and ensure all activities are completed compliance with applicable university policies, as well as state and federal laws. Responsibilities also include compilation of existing records and publications related to collection needed for the inventory process; working with the team to consult with concerned parties that include federally recognized Indian tribes, local/state/federal agencies, and kin relations; and preparing required documentation to meet federal and state standards. Supervisory duties of hourly staff involve task assignment, monitoring work performance, and providing feedback as needed.

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Apply no later than November 1, 2021.


Archeologist/GIS Support (Research Associate) – Kansas State University-Ft. Riley, Kansas

Kansas State University is seeking a skilled archeologist with applied GIS experience for its Archeological Support Services team at Fort Riley military base near Manhattan, Kansas. The successful candidate will assist with archaeological surveys and site assessments, perform related mapping duties (GIS, GPS, total station, data management), aid in site reporting and report writing, and be a quality team member. Minimum requirements include a Master's degree in Anthropology or Archaeology; two years of archaeological field, lab, and reporting experience; and training in GIS and ArcGIS software. This is a full-time salaried appointment renewable annually based on performance and funding. For more information or to apply, visit: 

https://careers.k-state.edu/cw/en-us/job/510865/research-associate-archaeologistgis-support


Collection Manager in Archaeology position announcement at the Biodiversity Institute, University of Kansas

The collection manager in the Division of Archaeology of The University of Kansas Biodiversity Institute administers one of the world’s most important research collections and associated data of prehistoric and early historic cultures of the North American Great Plains.  The collections consist of artifacts, maps, paper archives, digital and film archives, video recordings, and library holdings.  The repository contains an estimated 3,000,000 objects from 15,000 archaeological sites in the Great Plains, the American Southwest and Eastern Woodlands, and Central and South America. University faculty, scientists, curators, staff, students, and national and international scholars use the collections for research, formal and informal education, and service.  The collection manager is responsible for all aspects of the organization, processing, documentation, care, preventive conservation, and storage of accessioned materials and reports to the Director of the Biodiversity Institute.  

For additional information and to apply, go to: https://employment.ku.edu/staff/19717BR

KU is an EO/AAE. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, genetic information or protected Veteran status.  http://policy.ku.edu/IOA/nondiscrimination