Assistant Director of Antropology Museum
Company: Metcalf Archaeological Consultants
Position: Principal Geoarchaeologist
Location: Golden, CO
Metcalf Archaeological Consultants is seeking a Principal Geoarchaeologist. Successful candidates will demonstrate a working knowledge of geoarchaeology, including interpretation of geomorphic processes, soils, landforms, and stratigraphy.
• M.A. /M.S. in Geosciences, Anthropology, or Archaeology
• PhD in Geosciences is highly preferred
• Working knowledge of project management
• Advanced understanding of geoarchaeological field and laboratory methods
• Understanding of government and agency regulations associated with cultural resource management
• Able to produce written documents for reviewing agencies
• Understands basic elements of staff management
• Sufficient experience in archaeology to assist with site/terrain relationships and site evaluation
• Working knowledge of sediment processes, paleoclimatic indicators, and site formation processes common to our service area
To apply, please submit a letter of interest, vitae, and three references (with e-mail addresses) through our online application at www.metcalfarchaeology.com. For questions on the position, contact Nathan Boyless at (303) 425-4507.
Job Posted: June 6, 2013
Company: Washington State University
Position: Assistant Director of Antropology Museum
Location: Pullman, WA
The Department of Anthropology at Washington State University in Pullman, WA, invites applications for a full-time, 9-month, permanent, Administrative Professional position as Assistant Director of the Anthropology Museum beginning August 16, 2013. We seek an anthropologist to coordinate the administration of and manage the day to day operation of the Museum of Anthropology, teach undergraduate and graduate courses, and promote, facilitate, and participate in research related to the Museum’s collections. The position will be responsible for initiating and managing external grants, contracts, and budgets for the curation of archaeological collections. Duties will include overseeing the care and access to collections by qualified WSU and external researchers in compliance with State and Federal Curation regulations and managing relationships with American Indian Tribes represented in the collections. Additionally the position will be responsible for managing University responsibilities under the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act.
Minimum Required qualifications include:
• A PhD in Anthropology or related field
• experience in archaeological collections management
• teaching experience is required
A complete position description is available on-line at: http://libarts.wsu.edu/anthro/.
Applicants should apply online through WSU Human Resources (http://www.wsujobs.com) and submit a letter of application describing their relevant experience, a cv, and reference information for three letters of recommendation. Review of applications will begin June 3, 2013.
Washington State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action educator and employer. Members of ethnic minorities, women, Vietnam or disabled veterans, persons with disabilities, and people over the age of 40 are encouraged to apply. Washington State University hires only U.S. residents or lawfully qualified non-U.S. residents.
Job Posted: May 17, 2013