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The William S. Webb Museum of Anthropology, a component of the Department of Anthropology at the University of Kentucky, is seeking a one-year postdoctoral researcher (with the possibility of a second year) in geographic information science and archaeological data management to work alongside the Assistant Director for the Office of State Archaeology (OSA). This is a salaried position with benefits starting July 1, 2021. The researcher will assist with updating, integrating, and improving the state-wide geographic database of archaeological sites and survey/excavation reports housed in the museum. The postdoctoral scholar will also conduct their own research using the OSA data and resources of the William S. Webb Museum of Anthropology. The candidate will possess a Ph.D. in anthropological archaeology or a closely related field. The successful candidate must demonstrate a knowledge of geographic information science and a specialization in North American archaeology with a preference for eastern North America.
Interested applicants should apply online at: https://ukjobs.uky.edu/postings/322537. Applications should include a letter of application and CV. In addition, please provide the names and contact information for three references when prompted in the academic profile. This information may be utilized to solicit recommendation letters from your references within the employment system.
Review of applications will begin on May 1, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled.
The University of Kentucky is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, African Americans, and all minorities.
Internal Number: 322537
About William S. Webb Museum of Anthropology, University of Kentucky
Founded in 1931, the William S. Webb Museum of Anthropology is a research component of the Department of Anthropology at the University of Kentucky. In addition to collections management, the museum maintains the Office of State Archaeology, Office for NAGPRA Compliance, and active field and laboratory research programs. The museum has four full-time employees, three part-time student employees, and three affiliated faculty members. The University of Kentucky is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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