Position – Research Associate

The Center for Archaeological Research (CAR) at the University of Mississippi invites applications for a Research Associate position to begin during the 2016 Spring semester. The primary tasks associated with this position will include: (1) overseeing field projects in the southeastern US, (2) collecting and processing geophysical data, (3) overseeing an ongoing curation project that will involve cataloging, re-boxing, and curating the Center’s archaeological collections, (4) assisting with report writing and presentations, and (5) contributing to proposal and contract development.

Applicants must have a M.A. in anthropology or closely related field, archaeological field experience, and familiarity with the archaeological record of the Southeast. Desirable qualities also include experience with remote sensing and GIS, or a commitment to develop these skills. The salary for this position is $38,000.

Interested applicants should apply online at https://jobs.olemiss.edu by submitting a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and list of references with contact information for three people. If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Tony Boudreaux, chair of the search committee, at tboud@olemiss.edu or 662-915-7339.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled or until an adequate applicant pool is established. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. The University of Mississippi is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ ADEA employer.