Topic ID #41625 - posted 10/4/2019 2:54 PM

Senior Project Archaeologist (RSA IV) at UTSA Center for Archaeological Research, SA, TX



Research Scientist Associate IV

Position Details

Title of Position-Research Scientist Associate IV


Requisition Number-BES20190597P

Department Posting Name-Center for Archaeological Research

Location-Main Campus

Recruitment Type-External


Position Type-This is a classified, benefits eligible, position.


Hours per week-40

Recruiting Rate-$33,440 - $53,512/Annualized

Required Education-Master's Degree

Preferred Education-Doctoral Degree

Field of Study-Requires Master’s Degree from an accredited institution in Anthropology, Archaeology, or a related discipline.

Prefer PhD in Anthropology, Archaeology, or a related discipline or advanced courses leading to a PhD.

MS Office Experience required

Experience and Other Skills Required-

Three years of experience in archaeology research including assisting in research, design, fieldwork, leading field crews, laboratory analysis and research report production.

Thorough knowledge of special equipment used in fields of research.

Description of Job Duties-Serves as archaeological research project archaeologist, including supervising fieldwork, lab analysis, and report production. Devises new approaches to problems encountered.

Supervises and assists in preparation of specifications and the development of techniques. Assumes responsibility for acceptance or rejection of results achieved.

Posting Open Date-10/01/2019

Posting Close Date-midnight on 10/14/2019


Special Notes To Applicants- Writing sample will be requested of applicants in the final stages of the selection process, as report writing is a critical component of this position.

Note that this position is project funded with no expected end date and may be converted to a regular, full-time position without re-posting, based on departmental needs and funding availability.

Position requires travel and frequent physical exertion in outside weather conditions consistent with archeological research.

UTSA is a tobacco-free campus.

UTSA is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

This is a security sensitive position. Employment is contingent upon a successful background check.

Applicants who are selected for interviews must be able to show proof that they are eligible and qualified to work in the United States by time of hire.

At the discretion of the hiring department, this position posting may be closed once a sufficient number of qualified applications has been received.


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