Position- Administrative Services Assistant

The William S. Webb Museum of Anthropology, a component of the Department of Anthropology in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Kentucky, is seeking a full-time data manager to work alongside the Assistant Director for the Office of State Archaeology. The data manager will assist with reviewing archaeological site information, updating, integrating, and improving the state-wide geographic information system of archaeological sites and survey/excavation reports housed in the museum. The data manager will also oversee the Office of State Archaeology Library that contains the paper site records and field questions from archaeological consultants and the general public regarding cultural resources in the state.

The successful candidate must demonstrate a knowledge of geographic information systems and a specialization in North American archaeology with field experience in eastern North America. The successful candidate will possess a Master’s in anthropological archaeology or a closely related field and at least two years of archaeological experience. Candidates with a bachelor’s degree and at least five years of archaeological experience will also be considered.