Underwater Archaeology RFP

Might have closed, but I can’t find that it did not get extended?

In order to provide for the investigation, recording, conservation, protection and promotion of significant underwater heritage assets, including those most at risk through neglect, decay or other threats in freshwater locations and in subtidal environments within UK territorial waters adjacent to Scotland, Historic Scotland is seeking to procure a service which covers the following requirements;
Undertake specific surveys with other partner bodies;
Carry out field assessments;
Monitor designated assets & undertake remedial action;
Maintain and deliver an archive of primary data along with reports
CPV: 71351924, 71351924, 71351924.




Deputy State Archaeologist Underwater

NC State Underwater Archaeologist. Underwater Archaeology Branch.


UAB Supervision: The employee is responsible for the selection, supervision, and evaluation of the professional archaeologists, conservators, and support staff that comprise the UAB. In addition to permanent staff, the Branch Head supervises temporary staff, students, volunteers, and interns participating in various UAB activities. In consultation with the State Archaeologist, the employee is responsible for both long term planning and the day-to-day operations of the UAB, including policy decisions, budgetary planning and management, as well as supervising maintenance and upkeep of all facilities, vehicles, vessels, and other UAB equipment and purchase of new materials and equipment.

PostDoc in the Archaeology of Manilla Galleons


ICREA Research Professor Sandra Montón Subías, established at Departament d’Humanitats, Pompeu Fabra University (Barcelona, Spain), is interested in receiving Expressions of Interest of potential candidates for the Marie Sklodowska Curie Individual Fellowship (MSCA IF) 2019 call.

Prof. Montón Subías is one of the few established professors teaching and researching historical archaeology in continental Europe and in Spain. Her current fields of research are the archaeology of modern Iberian colonialism and the First Globalization. Moreover, being committed to a feminist archaeology, throughout her career she has investigated topics of gender and identity, with her current research focusing on the effects of Spanish colonialism on gender systems, women’s maintenance activities, and processes of identity on the island of Guam.

Prof. Sandra Montón-Subías is currently PI in the project Material Culture, Colonialism and Gender in the Pacific. An approach from Historical Archaeology and director of the project ABERIGUA (Archaeology of Iberian Cultural Contact and Colonialism in Guam and the Mariana Islands). She also coordinates the UPF’s research group CGyM (Colonialism, Gender and Materialities). Since 2015, she co-directs the archaeological excavations conducted at different locations in the island of Guam, Mariana Islands (Western Pacific).

Prof. Montón Subías is interested in sponsoring up to 3 postdoctoral students working in any subject related to the previous projects including the Archaeology of Colonialism, the Archaeology of Gender and the Archaeology of the Manila Galleon.

NPS Intern Slave Wrecks Project


Christiansted National Historic Site will provide college students from the University of the Virgin Islands or other Historically Black College and University (HBCU) interested in archeology, anthropology, history, sociology, and museum studies/ collections management with an opportunity to gain experience first-hand supporting National Park Service (NPS) Cultural Resource conservation in practice. Interns will assist NPS and the Smithsonian Museum of African American History and Culture on archeological field work and museum exhibit development as part of the Slave Wrecks Project.

Senior Geophysicist and Marine Geologist– Boston, MA

This is a post for a marine archaeologist that has been re-advertised. If you want a good job, apply now.


Tetra Tech Inc. is currently seeking a  Senior Geophysicist/Marine Geologist in a highly dynamic role to support offshore development projects with a focus on submarine cables and the offshore wind industries.  This role provides broad support and technical expertise in other aspects of offshore project permitting, design, and development activities.  It also functions as a liaison and technical contact between various other offshore development functional groups, such as underwater acoustics, marine archeology, and the marine survey groups.

Proposals for the conservation and the promotion of the Italian upper Adriatic traditional shipyard heritage and maritime archaeological heritage


The research fellow will have to support the coordinator of the Interreg Arca Adriatica project (9 months) in all its phases. In particular, he/she will have to contribute to: – Constitute in Venice a Center of Excellence; – Contribute to the editing of a Master Plan (with Action plans) for the development of the cultural tourism; – to collect and process the cultural contents for the creation of digital products for an “Interpretation center” of the Venetian traditional shipbuilding; – to organize an Academy of the Old Crafts and Skills, that is a program of activities of dissemination of the maritime cultural heritage; Regarding the Interreg Underwater Museum project (3 months), the research fellow will have to collaborate with activities of underwater documentation on some Adriatic shipwrecks and to the creation of a web GIS of the Adriatic underwater sites.

Maritime History Posts

  1. The National Museum of the Royal Navy is the UK’s newest national Museum.
    We are recruiting experienced Shipwrights within the expanding Historic Ships Conservation team based in Portsmouth.



2) Interpretation Project Officer
SS Great Britain Trust



3) Collections Conservator
National Museum of the Royal Navy