Arkansas Archeological Survey

The Arkansas Archeological Survey (AAS) invites applications for a permanent, full-time position as Director to begin July 1, 2021, or as soon as possible thereafter. The position is based at the AAS Coordinating Office (2475 N Hatch Ave., Fayetteville AR 72703), located on the University of Arkansas agricultural complex just north of the main campus.

Established by the Arkansas General Assembly in 1967, the AAS operates a statewide program of archeological research, public service including preservation of records and collections for archeological sites and projects, and educational outreach through the Coordinating Office and ten research stations. For more information visit https://archeology.uark.edu.

Nov 01, 2022
Full time
$48,450 yearly
Arkansas Archeological Survey Parkin, AR, USA
The Arkansas Archeological Survey (ARAS) invites applications for a permanent, full-time position as Research Station Archeologist based at Parkin Archeological State Park ( https://www.arkansasstateparks.com/parks/parkin-archeological-state-park ) located in Parkin, AR, near Memphis, TN and the growing city of Jonesboro, AR. The station archeologist will develop an active research program in the designated station area, conduct research individually and in collaboration with other ARAS archeologists, publish the results of scholarship in refereed venues, and obtain external funding to support research endeavors. Research station archeologists located at parks or research institutes contribute to host institution programs and activities. At Parkin Archeological State Park this may include updating museum exhibits and creating temporary exhibits for special events. The site of Parkin was likely a stop for the deSoto expedition in 1541, and research opportunities for...