California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, Dept. of Social Sciences, invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in archaeology at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin Fall 1998. The salary range is $37,956-$41,652. We seek an archaeologist with expertise in the prehistory of western North America, cultural resource management, and quantitative methods. Duties include teaching courses in world prehistory, archaeological field and lab methods, California Indians, cultural ecology, and introductory cultural anthropology. Candidate must have Ph.D. at time of hiring and will offer students experience through the university in cultural resources management. Please send letter, vita, and names of three references no later than March 31, 1998, to Anthropology Search Committee, Dept. of Social Sciences, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407. Recruitment #83044. Cal Poly is strongly committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. The University actively encourages applications and nominations of women, persons of color, applicants with disabilities, and members of other underrepresented groups. AA/EEO.
The Alabama Historical Commission announces it is seeking an Archaeologist I, Environmental Review position for the Division of Archaeological Service. A B.A. degree in Anthropology/Archaeology is required; an M.A. degree in Anthropology/Archaeology or closely related field is preferred. The skills and background of the successful candidate include familiarity with southeastern archaeology and the architecture of Alabama, three years of archaeological fieldwork, experience with Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act, computer skills, G.I.S., and public education and outreach. The salary range is $22,820-$34,606. Send vitae and three letters of recommendation to Gail Jones or Thomas O. Maher, Alabama Historical Commission, 468 S. Perry St., Montgomery, AL 36130, (334) 242-3184, email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
Skidmore College invites applications for a three-year replacement position in archaeology, beginning September 1998. We seek an individual with demonstrated research and teaching interests in either Eastern Woodlands or Mesoamerican archaeology. The successful candidate will be trained in anthropological archaeology and have a demonstrated ability to teach introductory archaeology, area specialization, and advanced method and theory courses, as well as be able to facilitate undergraduate research. Additional competence to teach undergraduate courses in biological anthropology and/or contribute to Skidmore's interdisciplinary programs is desirable. Applicants must demonstrate excellence in teaching, active scholarship, and a strong commitment to undergraduate education. Ph.D. strongly preferred. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. To insure full consideration, applications should be received by April 1, 1998. Send résumé and cover letter detailing teaching and research interests to Gerald M. Erchak, Chair of Anthropology Search Committee, Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866. Skidmore College encourages applications from women and men of diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds. Read more about Skidmore College at http://www.skidmore.edu.