Position – Archeological Assistant

The Arkansas Archeological Survey (http://archeology.uark.edu) invites applications for a three-year (with possible extension) full-time position as Archeological Assistant to begin as soon as possible. This position is based at our Henderson State University research station (Arkadelphia AR).

Job Description: Duties include collections processing and data analysis, record keeping, fieldwork (some requiring in-state travel), supervising volunteers in the laboratory and the field, and interaction with visitors and callers to the Station, all under the direction of the Research Station Archeologist.

Minimum qualifications:

• A Bachelor’s degree in anthropology or a related field
• Archeological field experience
• Archeological lab experience
• Experience in North America, east of the Rocky Mountains
• Experience in working with archeological records and collections

Preferred qualifications:

• Experience with the archeology of Southeastern North America
• Experience working with the public

Salary: $24,000 with full benefits.

Starting Date: February 1, 2017 or sooner, if possible.

Review of applicants will begin immediately thereafter and continue until the position is filled.

Application process begins here: http://jobs.uark.edu/postings/17012

For further information, contact
Dr. George Sabo III
Director, Arkansas Archeological Survey
gsabo@uark.edu
479-575-3556

The Arkansas Archeological Survey is an independent unit of the University of Arkansas System. The University of Arkansas is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. The university welcomes applications without regard to age, race, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, disability, religion, marital or parental status, protected veteran status, military service, genetic information, sexual orientation or gender identity. Persons must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States on the first day of employment. All applicant information is subject to public disclosure under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act.