130112: Research Lab/Field Assistant

Welcome to Human Resources - Jobs

Our Location

Small map of our location
View our location in a larger map

Human Resources is located at 677 East 12th Ave., Suite 400. Our mailing address is: 5210 University of Oregon, Eugene OR, 97403-5210.

Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics

O
UNIVERSITY OF OREGON
HUMAN RESOURCES

Research Lab/Field Assistant - Archive
Museum of Natural and Cultural History

Posting: 130112
Location: Eugene
Closes: 2014-01-31

The Museum of Natural & Cultural History at the University of Oregon conducts cultural resource (primarily archaeological) studies for a number of state agencies.  The museum is seeking to build a pool of qualified research assistants at various skill levels.  Positions are limited duration, hourly appointments with the possibility of renewal based on need, funding and performance for up to 3 years.  Applicants will be contacted and considered as opportunities become available.

Crew Leader: Master’s degree in archaeology, anthropology or related field required.  Responsibilities include supervising small archaeological field crews in survey and excavation, management of field data, and coordination with multiple landowners and land-managing agencies.  Desired qualifications include familiarity with archaeology and cultural resource management in the Pacific Northwest, experience with CRM polices of state and federal agencies, experience with GIS information management in Arc View, and good writing skills.  Preference will be given to candidates with specialized skills beyond the minimum requirements that contribute significantly to program needs.

Field/Lab Crew: Bachelor’s degree, preferably in archaeology, anthropology or related field, plus archaeology fieldwork experience required.  Responsibilities include archaeological survey and excavation, and the ability to clearly record field observations.  Desired qualifications include familiarity with archaeology and cultural resource management in the Pacific Northwest, experience with CRM policies of state and federal agencies, and good writing skills.  Preference will be given to candidates with specialized skills beyond the minimum requirements that contribute significantly to program needs.

Successful candidates will have the ability to work effectively with people from diverse backgrounds.  Hires from this pool may require a background check.

Please mail resumes to the Museum of Natural and Cultural History, 1224 University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403-1224.

AA/EO/ADA institution committed to cultural diversity.