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  • 05/15/2023 12:24 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    The University of Kentucky in Lexington, KY invites applications for a post-doctoral scholar position to serve as Osteologist for NAGPRA (Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act). This position will be responsible for performing documentation/analysis on NAGPRA osteology collections as needed, including inventorying, building a biological profile, estimating MNI, and assisting with reburial preparation if needed. Processing and cataloguing of all ancestral remains will be in accordance with policies and procedures established during the consultation processes and respect for and sensitivity to this type of work are imperative


    Interested applicants should apply at: 

    Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.


    Osteologist Post-Doctoral Scholar


    Please share widely with anyone who may be interested and let me know if there are any questions. Thank you! 

  • 05/09/2023 3:12 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    The Field Museum has an opening for an Anthropology Collections Assistant. Interested applicants can view details about this position and apply online via this link

  • 05/04/2023 3:15 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    UC Santa Barbara is currently looking to fill the our Repatriation Coordinator (Project Policy Analyst 5 | 000566) position on campus.


    Brief Summary of Job Duties:

    Under the general supervision of UCSB's Chancellor's Designee on repatriation, the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA) Repatriation Coordinator serves as the campus's designated authority under the University of California Policy and Procedures on Curation and Repatriation of Human Remains and Cultural Items. Works across campus departments to achieve the university's goals around the timely and respectful return of Native American ancestors and cultural items. Ensures the university is compliant with all aspects of NAGPRA, CalNAGPRA and the UC Policy. Develops tribal relationships that acknowledge and respect a Tribe's sovereignty, cultural protocols, and cultural and religious practices and knowledge.


    Interested parties should visit and search for Job Opening #52740. Application review will begin 05/15/2023, this search will be open until filled.

  • 05/01/2023 6:47 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Supervisory Environmental Protection Specialist

    Position Overview: Incumbent serves as an expert Environmental & Historic Preservation (EHP) advisor to the Region 7 Mitigation Division. Incumbent manages EHP staff and oversees grant project reviews to ensure compliance with all applicable EHP laws, requirements, and directives. Incumbent provides technical advisory assistance to State, Tribal and local governments.

    Program Office: EHP Region VII, Mitigation Division, EHP Branch

    Duty Station: Kansas City, MO

    Remote Eligibility: Telework

    Position Type: CORE

    Supervisory: Supervisor

    Salary: $99,916 - $129,889 per year

    Pay Scale, Series & Grade: IC-0028-13

    Application Period: 4/26/2023 to 5/10/2023

    Period Ending: EOD

    How to Apply: USAJOBS - Job Announcement


    Supervising and managing staff within the Mitigation Division, Environmental and Historic Branch

    Overseeing and completing Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities (BRIC) grant program environmental compliance reviews

    Providing environmental planning and historic preservation policy and project compliance support and technical assistance to FEMA’s programs and operations as well as State, Tribal, and local governments

    Collaborating with FEMA headquarters program staff, regional staff, and field staff

    Managing highly complex projects with short and long-term objectives

    Facilitating often unprecedented resolutions with multiple stakeholders

    Reviewing, drafting, and finalizing agreement documents, standard operating procedures, policy, guidance, resources, or tools – especially those related to streamlining environmental and historic preservation (EHP) compliance reviews and process improvements across non-disaster related programs

    Federal Emergency Management Agency

  • 04/25/2023 11:35 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Auburn University is hiring a NAGPRA Assistant for their NAGPRA Program. If you know of anyone looking for an entry-level position (BA is minimum requirement) working with a NAGPRA project, please encourage them to apply here: 

  • 04/18/2023 7:16 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Terracon is seeking a full-time Archaeological Principal Investigator to build and lead an Archaeology Group in our Chicagoland region! In this role you will collaborate with archaeological teams across the Midwest, Great Plains, and Texas, as well as our network of archaeologists across the western, southeastern, and northeastern with the opportunity to build your own local cultural resource team. Interested in your new career for 2023? Explore with us today

    Terracon Principal Investigator position

  • 04/12/2023 2:09 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    NAGPRA Coordinator position at Auburn University at Montgomery (AUM). It’s a one-year position, renewable for a second year, with full benefits. More details can be found in the attached pdf. You can also contacted Kim Pyszka at AUM if you have any questions.


  • 04/12/2023 11:20 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    The Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) has an opening in its Historic Preservation Section for an Archaeologist. Our ideal candidate is someone who meets the Secretary of the Interior's Professional Qualifications Standards for conducting archaeological investigations, and has demonstrated the ability to:

    • Perform/juggle varied & complex historic preservation studies to identify historic properties

    • Assess and document the effects of an undertaking upon historic properties

    • Develop measures to mitigate adverse effects to historic properties in compliance with federal laws and regulations.

    • Successfully communicate with coworkers, Federal & State agencies, tribes, communities, and the public

    Information about the position (Historic Preservation Specialist Series) and how to apply is at Job openings (

    If the link doesn’t work go to and search for “Historic Preservation”

    Application deadline is April 25, 2023.

  • 03/24/2023 12:48 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Archaeologist/Laboratory Director, Location: Anamosa, Iowa, Salary: $47,000 - $60,000, plus benefits. More info:

  • 03/24/2023 12:38 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    GDOT is currently advertising for three associate level Archaeologists to join our Cultural Resources team in Atlanta. Please see the attached flyer regarding these positions and additional information is available at the link below (including an updated starting salary!)


    Archaeologist Vacancies (3 Positions):

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