Maritime Archaeology Instructor

QUALIFICATIONS:PhD in Archaeology with a focus on the archaeology of the maritime world. Great Lakes experience preferred

Fellow in Maritime History

Fixed Term until April 2021

With a strong commitment to high-quality research and impact activities, this is your opportunity to play a key role in the continued success of Blaydes Maritime Centre at the University of Hull.

Based at Blaydes House, a Georgian merchant’s house in Hull’s Old Town, you will be responsible for undertaking research and publication in the field of maritime history, as well as supporting efforts to generate research income, administering the Centre’s specialist maritime history library, and contributing to the realisation of the engagement/impact potential of Blaydes Maritime Centre.

A PhD in History (or similar) and experience of archival research and scholarly publication in maritime history are essential requirements.

Applicants are required to submit a current CV and covering letter outlining how their qualifications and experience meet the Person Specification in the Job Description attached.

Interviews are anticipated to take place as soon as possible once the position closed.

To discuss this role informally, please contact Professor David J Starkey on 01482 465882 or

First Call for Papers Asia-Pacific Conference on Underwater Cultural Heritage

APCONF 2020 first session call
The Bureau of Cultural Heritage, National Taiwan Ocean University, and the National Museum of Marine Science & Technology would like to welcome you to the Fourth Asia-Pacific Regional Conference on Underwater Cultural Heritage.
Session abstract submission deadline: May 1st, 2019
In keeping with the Conference theme and sub-themes stated below, submit a 300-word abstract and session title before May 1st, together with the name of the session organiser, affiliation and email address.

Post Grad Opportunity in Maritime Archaeology

Flinders University – Archaeology and History, situated in the College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences (CHASS), offers a vibrant research and teaching environment. CHASS has recently appointed two new academic staff in Archaeology, Dr Mike Morley and Dr Ania Kotarba, to expand capacity in the areas of archaeological science, Classical and Indian Ocean archaeology, maritime archaeology and human evolutionary studies.

We are now seeking high-achieving postgraduate research students (Masters and PhD) with a background in archaeology, ancient history, archaeological science, oceanography, Quaternary environments, marine and environmental science, with a focus on:

· Coastal and maritime archaeology,

· Mediterranean, Near Eastern, wider-Indian Ocean (including Eastern and Southern African, South Arabian and South Asian) archaeology and ancient history

· Cultural Heritage management and protection

· Human evolution and Pleistocene dispersals

· Landscape archaeology and human-environment interactions

· Geoarchaeology and Microarchaeology

We are open to helping devise new topics to suit a student’s particular interests so please get in touch. We have a number of options for funding so please contact us to discuss.
Contact Flinders University.

RFP Underwater Archaeology

Parks Canada Agency (PCA) is inviting Archaeological consulting firms with under-water or marine specialization expertise to submit proposals for Standing Offers. The selected consultants shall provide a range of services as identified in the Required Services section of this document.

Proponents shall be licensed or eligible to be licensed to practice in the province of Ontario. Firms should be able to demonstrate successful delivery of these services for a broad variety of projects over the last five (5) years. In general, the firm and its personnel will be evaluated on the basis of their demonstrated understanding of the scope of services, their approach and methodology to providing those services, the quality of their relevant experience in this area, as well as the cost of the provision of the services.

It is PCA’s intention to authorize up to five (5) Standing Offers, each for a period of three (3) years from the date of issuance, with three (3) one year options to extend the Standing Offers. The total dollar value of all Standing Offers is estimated to be $5,000,000.00 (Applicable Taxes included). Individual call-ups will vary, up to a maximum of $400,000.00 (Applicable Taxes included). Proponents should note that there is no guarantee that the full or any amount of the Standing Offers will be called-up; PCA will issue call-ups only when the specific services to be provided under the Standing Offer are needed.

Closing Date and Time: April 03, 2019 at 2 pm EDT