Getting a Job

Boating at Cape Krusenstern (Photo by Shelby Anderson 2009)

Boating at Cape Krusenstern (Photo by Shelby Anderson 2009)

Career Advice:

Advising for PSU Anthropology Majors

Advising specifically for PSU Archaeologists

Career Advice from PSU Faculty

Local and Alaska field schools:

National Park Service/Portland State University Field School at Fort Vancouver, Doug Wilson, doug_wilson@nps.gov

Western Washington University Field School, Sarah Campbell, Sarah.Campbell@wwu.edu

North Great Basin Prehistory Project, University of Oregon, Dennis Jenkins, djenkins@uoregon.edu

Oregon State University Field School, Loren Davis

University of Alaska Fairbanks Field School, Ben Potter, ffbap3@uaf.edu

Adelphi University Field School, Summer 2013 Interior of Alaska, Brian Wygal, bwygal@adelphi.edu

Ready to go, Cape Krusenstern Project 2009

Job resources:

Shovelbums field school and job listing – comprehensive list of accredited field schools updated updated in the late winter/spring.  Job announcements on a daily/weekly basis.

USA Jobs – One stop job announcements for National Park Service, Forest Service, and other government archaeology jobs.

Washington State Department of Archaeology and Historic Preservation – here you will find an up to date list of consultants who may be hiring for local CRM projects.  There is also some great info about resource management and laws in Washington state.

Oregon State Department of Archaeology and Historic Preservation