What DO archaeologists do in the 21st century? What kinds of jobs and careers ARE they working at? A special issue of the SAA Archaeological Record provides 12 personal accounts of careers in archaeology that prove that archaeology is about MUCH more than digging. This issue can be accessed for free through this link: http://goo.gl/B0z2f
Are you thinking about becoming an archaeologist, or of ways to become involved in archaeology?
Although most people imagine them working outdoors among the elements, archaeologists find employment in a wide variety of work settings—such as museums, colleges and universities, government agencies, private and public foundations, and consulting firms—as educators, researchers, administrators, and consultants.
The resources in this section are designed to help individuals find employment, academic program information, and opportunities to become involved in archaeology.