FW: Peabody Jobs
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From: Dianne Chidester [SMTP:dchidest@...]
Sent: Thursday, June 03, 1999 10:31 AM
To: Leland G. Ferguson; Joanna Casey; Joe Mountjoy; Mary K. Sandford;
Ann Popplestone; Eloise R. Ramirez; Gail E. Wagner
Subject: Peabody Jobs
The Peabody Museum is beginning a fairly large hiring process. As a result
of NAGPRA, they will be hiring ASAP 10-15 people for 1-2 years.
Briefly, outlines of the jobs are:
+-2 osteologists: M.A. level; performing the element-by-element inventory
on 5-8000 remaining human remains from North America.
2 archaeologists: M.A. level; write/supervise the NAGPRA inventories for
various regions of the US (southeast, midwest, great lakes, plains,
northwest, california, alaska).
2 archaeologists: B.A. level; assist the above-mentioned archaeologists in
the writing the NAGPRA........
4 archaeological cataloguers: B.A.+ level; catalog and inventory the
100,000 - 1,000,000 physical objects remaining to be inventoried in our
2 catalogue verifyers: B.A. level; assist with the cataloging by performing
documentary research on the collections.
All these jobs will probably have the standard Harvard "one year" condition.
But in most, if not all cases, thee is three years of work to be done,
Dr. Trish Capone (pcapone@... <mailto:pcapone@...> )
and Barbara Isaacs will be handling the first three positions; David Schafer
(dschafer@... <mailto:dschafer@...> ) will be
handling the last two. David will be hiring for the last two positions
ASAP. Probably by mid-June.
As of May 27 all the positions had been posted. People should check out:
Pass this information on to any interested/qualified folk.