The Forensic Archaeologist will provide professional and scientific expertise to the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) on a full-time basis, and will be responsible for the following duties:
- Provides professional forensic and archaeological laboratory analysis and designs and implements analyses of a variety of materials associated with covered conflicts, including the Cold War, Vietnam War, Korean Conflict and World War II.
- Serves as an expert in fundamental spatial concepts for assessing, visualizing and managing data using software, such as ArcGIS, AutoCAD, Surfer, and GoogleEarthPro.
- Serves as a scientific-decision maker to create and iteratively execute an archaeological strategy to excavate a site and forensically process any evidence.
- May deploy up to 140 days a year to recovery sites (both foreign and domestic) which may include remote, isolated, and/or austere environments.