Underwater Archaeology Scholarship

1 Scholarship being offered in Underwater Archaeology at the University of Trieste, closes June 19, apply quickly, sorry for the late posting.  Universita Degli Studi Di Trieste

Request for Proposal (RFP): Historic Vessel Documentation Training and Interpretation

The State of Washington Department of Archaeology and Historic Preservation is looking for a consultant to develop historic vessel preservation expertise though facilitating Historic American Engineering Record (HAER) training with the National Park Service, document historic vessels in the State and provide for the interpretation of this documentation.

The DEPARTMENT seeks to attain qualified persons to coordinate HAER training and the documentation of historic vessels, as well as provide for a strong interpretive program of the documented vessels.

RFP Due July 8, 2010.

Nautical Archaeologist/Remote Sensing Specialist

R. Christopher Goodwin & Associates, Inc.
Nautical Archeologist/Remote Sensing Specialist

Description:

R. Christopher Goodwin & Associates, Inc., an award-winning national leader in applied cultural resources also recognized as a “Top Ten” family friendly business, has an immediate opening for a Nautical Archeologist in our Frederick, Maryland office. Applicants should have demonstrated experience in remote sensing surveys (bathymetric, side-scan sonar, magnetometer, sub-bottom profiler), and in GIS applications using ESRI platforms. Successful applicants will be able to conduct offshore and near-shore surveys, post-process and interpret remote sensing data, and write technical reports on the findings. Familiarity with MMS data acquisition and reporting requirements strongly recommended. Knowledge of the Section 106 compliance process for offshore projects required. Applicants should have a Masters degree in marine or nautical archeology and a minimum of 2 years experience. Applicants with a baccalaureate degree will only be considered if they have a minimum of four years practical experience in nautical archeology. This is a full-time, salaried position with full benefits. Applicants should be able to travel for periods of up to one month, and be comfortable with billets on marine survey vessels and/or in remote areas. R. Christopher Goodwin & Associates, Inc. maintains a Drug-Free Workplace, and frequently works on projects requiring security screening. All candidates must pass a background check and drug testing. EOE/AA

Submit Resume To:

     Contact: Nautical Archeologist Search Committee
     Company: R. Christopher Goodwin & Associates, Inc.
     Address: 241 East Fourth Street, Suite 100
     City: Frederick,   State: MD   Zip: 21701
     Phone: (800) 340–2724 (ARCH)
     Fax: (301) 695-5237
     Email: frederickjobs@rcgoodwin.com

Training Support Specialist (Maritime Archaeological Experience)

Training Support Specialist, (An understanding of Florida’s prehistoric and historic people and events. Diving certification and/or maritime archaeological experience), Florida Public Archaeology Network, Crystal River, Florida, closes July 1.

This position will be working with educational outreach programs and heritage management. Works directly with teachers, students and the public covering a nine county region. Supervises and directs volunteers working on archaeology lab and field projects. Develops and maintains department web pages. Maintains the centers quarterly newsletter.

Marine Archaeologist

Orkney College, closes 28 June.

The Marine Archaeologist will assist in the successful delivery/implementation of the project, with a leading role in the initiation, development, implementation and monitoring of Marine Archaeology developments. Posts will be central to a new project designed to establish a marine and environmental archaeology capacity for the College, serving Orkney and the Highlands and Islands more widely.