Underwater Archaeology and Maritime History jobs

ECU 2010 Federal Work Study Maritime Archaeology Assistants (2)

Posted in Uncategorized by underwaterarchaeologyjobs on June 30, 2010

ECU Students and people thinking of going to ECU, this is for you:

Student is responsible for assisting with literature and map compilation, lesson planning, public education, and fieldwork equipment preparation for pending maritime fieldwork projects in Africa and South Carolina.   

Minimum Qualifications: To be eligible for FEDERAL WORK STUDY positions, students MUST BE QUALIFIED and RECEIVE a FEDERAL WORK STUDY AWARD from the ECU Financial Aid Office (Old Cafeteria Complex, 252-328- 6610.   

Special Instructions to Applicants: Applications should be emailed to: harrisly@ecu.edu   

Closes August 15, 2010


Cities Under the Sea (CUSP) Program Internships

Posted in Uncategorized by underwaterarchaeologyjobs on June 29, 2010

The Smithsonian’s Cities Under the Sea (CUSP) program seeks interns, Fall applications are due before October 1.

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: Geoarchaeological study of submerged Greek and Roman ancient sites in the Mediterranean (Egypt and Calabria, Italy).

QUALIFICATIONS: Junior and Senior undergraduate students, Graduate students, and Post-doctoral level candidates, preferably with a science and archaeology double-major and/or training.

TIMETABLE: Minimal Internship stay for 12 full weeks (3 months) at NMNH in Washington, D.C.; internships can be extended for up to 12 months. Can start in Fall, or Winter-Spring or Summer periods.

NMNH Contact: Jean-Daniel Stanley Phone: 202-633-1354 E-mail: stanleyd@si.edu

Complete description of the internship program and contact information can be found here:


NPS Hydrographic Survey

Posted in Uncategorized by underwaterarchaeologyjobs on June 28, 2010

National Park Service, Hydrographic Survey, closes July 12.

27 June 2010

Posted in Uncategorized by underwaterarchaeologyjobs on June 27, 2010

1) Maritime Archaeologists, Omega Resource Group, PLC, closes July 15

2) Reference Librarian, SFNMHP, closes July 6.

San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park is a major repository of Pacific Coast maritime history and maintains the largest archival and library collection in the National Park Service.

3) The Edward S. Miller Research Fellowship in Naval History.

The Edward S. Miller Research Fellowship in Naval History. The Naval War College Foundation intends to award one grant of $1,000 to the researcher with the greatest need and can make the optimum use of the research materials for naval history located in the Naval War College’s Archives, Naval Historical Collection, Naval War College Museum, and
Henry E. Eccles Library. Further information on the manuscript and archival collections and copies of the registers for specificcollections are available on request from the Head, Naval Historical Collection.

E-mail: evelyn.cherpak@nwc.navy.mil

The recipient will be a Research Fellow in the Naval War College’s Maritime History Department, which will provide administrative support during the research visit. Submit detailed research proposal that includes a full statement of
financial need and comprehensive research plan for optimal use of Naval War College materials, curriculum vitae, at least two letters of recommendation, and relevant background information to Miller Naval History Fellowship Committee, Naval War College Foundation, 686 Cushing Road, Newport RI 02841-1207, by 1 September 2010.

For further information, contact the chair of the selection committee at john.hattendorf@nwc.navy.mil Employees of the U.S. Naval War College or any agency of the U.S. Department of Defense are not eligible for consideration; EEO/AA regulations apply.

RFP (Request for Proposal) Document and Catalogue the Maritime Heritage Resources

Posted in Uncategorized by underwaterarchaeologyjobs on June 22, 2010

The Washington State Department of Archaeology and Historic Preservation is looking for a consultant to document and catalogue the maritime heritage resources in and associated with the proposed National Maritime Heritage Area. Contract starts August 12, 2010. Proposals due July 22, 2010.

19 June 2010

Posted in Uncategorized by underwaterarchaeologyjobs on June 19, 2010

1) Project Manager, Royal Navy Submarine Museum, closes July 5

2) Director of Education and Programs, National Civil War Naval Museum at Port Columbus, open until filled

3) Senior Director of Education, New Bedford Whaling Museum, ncd

Maritime Heritage Awareness Workshop, September 9-11 and 14-16, 2010

Posted in Uncategorized by underwaterarchaeologyjobs on June 17, 2010

Maritime Heritage Awareness Workshop
The Alaska Office of History and Archaeology and NOAA’s Office of National Marine Sanctuaries are presenting maritime heritage awareness workshops in Anchorage (September 9-11) and Juneau (September 14-16). The training includes two days of talks about shipwreck significance, survey, mapping and conservation, and historic preservation laws. The optional third day will be comprised of field exercises at an intertidal site. The workshop is intended for recreational divers, land managers, resource enforcement officers, as well as archaeologists and historians. While a focus will be on underwater methods, no diving will be required. There is no charge for the class, but space is limited, particularly for the field exercises. Because class size is limited, a committee will choose successful applicants from each the targeted audiences described above. Send completed applications to the address provided on the form. For more information, contact Dave McMahan, 907.269.8723 or dave.mcmahan@alaska.gov Specific venues for each location will be announced.

Link to the Announcement as well as flyers and more information.

Underwater Archaeology Scholarship

Posted in Uncategorized by underwaterarchaeologyjobs on June 17, 2010

1 Scholarship being offered in Underwater Archaeology at the University of Trieste, closes June 19, apply quickly, sorry for the late posting.  Universita Degli Studi Di Trieste

Request for Proposal (RFP): Historic Vessel Documentation Training and Interpretation

Posted in Uncategorized by underwaterarchaeologyjobs on June 17, 2010

The State of Washington Department of Archaeology and Historic Preservation is looking for a consultant to develop historic vessel preservation expertise though facilitating Historic American Engineering Record (HAER) training with the National Park Service, document historic vessels in the State and provide for the interpretation of this documentation.

The DEPARTMENT seeks to attain qualified persons to coordinate HAER training and the documentation of historic vessels, as well as provide for a strong interpretive program of the documented vessels.

RFP Due July 8, 2010.

Nautical Archaeologist/Remote Sensing Specialist

Posted in Uncategorized by underwaterarchaeologyjobs on June 16, 2010

R. Christopher Goodwin & Associates, Inc.
Nautical Archeologist/Remote Sensing Specialist


R. Christopher Goodwin & Associates, Inc., an award-winning national leader in applied cultural resources also recognized as a “Top Ten” family friendly business, has an immediate opening for a Nautical Archeologist in our Frederick, Maryland office. Applicants should have demonstrated experience in remote sensing surveys (bathymetric, side-scan sonar, magnetometer, sub-bottom profiler), and in GIS applications using ESRI platforms. Successful applicants will be able to conduct offshore and near-shore surveys, post-process and interpret remote sensing data, and write technical reports on the findings. Familiarity with MMS data acquisition and reporting requirements strongly recommended. Knowledge of the Section 106 compliance process for offshore projects required. Applicants should have a Masters degree in marine or nautical archeology and a minimum of 2 years experience. Applicants with a baccalaureate degree will only be considered if they have a minimum of four years practical experience in nautical archeology. This is a full-time, salaried position with full benefits. Applicants should be able to travel for periods of up to one month, and be comfortable with billets on marine survey vessels and/or in remote areas. R. Christopher Goodwin & Associates, Inc. maintains a Drug-Free Workplace, and frequently works on projects requiring security screening. All candidates must pass a background check and drug testing. EOE/AA

Submit Resume To:

     Contact: Nautical Archeologist Search Committee
     Company: R. Christopher Goodwin & Associates, Inc.
     Address: 241 East Fourth Street, Suite 100
     City: Frederick,   State: MD   Zip: 21701
     Phone: (800) 340–2724 (ARCH)
     Fax: (301) 695-5237
     Email: frederickjobs@rcgoodwin.com

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