ISAS Employment and
Archaeological Field Work Opportunities

FieldworkThe Illinois State Archaeological Survey (ISAS), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) is a joint research program of the UIUC and the Illinois Department of Transportation. The program was created nearly five decades ago and has a permanent staff of 30+ professionals stationed in four regional offices.

Seasonal openings for field crews are handled through the regional offices. Inquiries concerning employment should be directed to:

Ms. Janice Pankey, Business Manager

Illinois State Archaeological Survey
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
209 Nuclear Physics Laboratory, MC-571
23 East Stadium Drive
Champaign, IL 61820
(FAX 217-244-7458 or e-mail jpankey@illinois.edu)

The University of Illinois is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer.
www.inclusiveillinois.illinois.edu

Listings as of August 22, 2017


Central Offices/Central Illinois Field Station
Champaign/Urbana, IL



Compliance Archaeologist

Academic Hourly (Part Time) Position

Illinois State Archaeological Survey

Springfield Field Station, Springfield, IL

The Illinois State Archaeological Survey (ISAS), Prairie Research Institute (PRI), University of Illinois at Urbana- Champaign, is seeking a part-time Compliance Archaeologist to be posted primarily in the Illinois Department of Transportation’s offices in Springfield, Illinois. The successful candidate will work closely with IDOT Cultural Resources staff by gathering, collating, and organizing information to assist in evaluating projects for archaeological field surveys.  Access state archaeological site files and evaluate available information to make informed recommendations on the archaeological resource potential of urban and rural landscapes.

The successful candidate at a minimum should have a B.A. in Anthropology, Archaeology, or closely related field, and three years' experience in conducting archaeological field and laboratory investigations in the Eastern Woodlands cultural area; experience in Illinois preferred.  Must have a basic familiarity with Eastern Woodlands archaeological culture history, Illinois archaeological culture history, the preparation and completion of Illinois Archaeological Survey Short Reports (ASSRs), and Federal and State of Illinois historic preservation and burial laws and regulations.  Basic familiarity with computer word processing, graphic, and database programs.  A valid driver’s license is necessary, as some duties associated with this position may involve travel.

Please send a cover letter and your current resume or vitae to Dr. Thomas Loebel, tjl2@illinois.edu, on or before September 8, 2017.  References upon request.

This is a part-time Academic Hourly position.  Salary is negotiable based on experience.  Proposed starting date is as soon as possible after the closing date.


The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit http://go.illinois.edu/EEO. To learn more about the University’s commitment to diversity, please visit http://www.inclusiveillinois.illinois.edu

 

 


American Bottom Field Station
Fairview Heights, IL

 No postings at this time.


The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit http://go.illinois.edu/EEO. To learn more about the University’s commitment to diversity, please visit http://www.inclusiveillinois.illinois.edu

 


Northern Illinois Field Station
Elgin, IL


No postings at this time

 

The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit http://go.illinois.edu/EEO. To learn more about the University’s commitment to diversity, please visit http://www.inclusiveillinois.illinois.edu



Springfield Research Office
Springfield, IL

No postings at this time.


The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit http://go.illinois.edu/EEO. To learn more about the University’s commitment to diversity, please visit http://www.inclusiveillinois.illinois.edu



Western Illinois Field Station
Jacksonville and Macomb, IL

No postings at this time.


The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit http://go.illinois.edu/EEO. To learn more about the University’s commitment to diversity, please visit http://www.inclusiveillinois.illinois.edu