» Research Collection Director - University of Iowa Office of the State Archaeologist (Applications due April 29, 2021)
» Digital Assets Manager - Illinois State Museum (Open Until Filled)
» Principal Investigator - Metcalf Archaeological Consultants, Inc. (Open Until Filled)
Research Collection Director - University of Iowa Office of the State Archaeologist
The Office of the State Archaeologist of Iowa (OSA) is seeking a Research Collections Director (RCD) to manage the State Archaeological Repository of Iowa, a core aspect of the OSA facility and its research and engagement programs. The repository contains an estimated 4,000,000 objects from 11,000 archaeological sites in Iowa. The RCD works closely with the State Archaeologist and Associate Director to facilitate access to collections and associated data for OSA research staff, UI faculty and students, visiting researchers, and Tribal and other descendant group representatives. The RCD oversees all aspects of the organization, processing, documentation, care, conservation, and storage of accessioned materials. The RCD collaborates closely with the OSA Archivist in the care and management of written documents, maps, and photos (and their digital versions) associated with the archaeological collections. The RCD coordinates with OSA Research Directors and visiting researchers to allocate laboratory space. This position requires the ability to lift 50 pounds and utilize ladders to reach shelves up to 10 feet in height, box making, hand tool, and power tool skills. For more information, please see: https://research.uiowa.edu/office-research/open-positions/research-collection-director. To apply: See requisition 21001769 at https://jobs.uiowa.edu.
Digital Assets Manager - Illinois State Museum
The Illinois State Museum is looking to hire a Digital Assets Manager. This position will work on the ongoing implementation and transfer of collections data to a new digital assets management system (DAMS). The Digital Asset Manager must possess research skills and substantial research experience and knowledge in the fields of anthropology and ethnography. The position will be focused 50% on the role of Digital Asset Manager and 50% on the role of research assistant to the Curator of Anthropology. For more information, visit http://www.illinoisstatemuseum.org/DigitalAssetsManager.
Principal Investigator - Metcalf Archaeological Consultants, Inc.
Metcalf Archaeological Consultants, Inc. is looking for an experienced Principal Investigator for their Bismarck, North Dakota Office. Principal Investigators at Metcalf are a critical point of contact with clients and are accountable for providing excellent and responsive customer service. Job duties primarily center around procuring and managing archaeological projects. Responsibilities also extend to ensuring compliance with applicable regulations and permits, monitoring schedules and budgets, providing high level research and technical support for other staff and maintaining high levels of quality. Principal Investigators not only supervise, but also participate in Metcalf projects. For more information or to apply, visit http://metcalfarchaeology.com/careers/?fbclid=IwAR2zQBQUUdKdgGQS8fBADgtbWWAT40k2hv6aRgiWleuH7FYRbJbVNfhH4Sk.
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