Paid and credit-bearing archaeology opportunities!
Right here on campus!
The Anthropological Studies Center needs people to work on lab componants of its archaeology projects. On-going sites include 19th century domestic deposits from San Francisco and prehistoric/Native American materials excavated in Sonora. Pay starts at $11.11/hour for inexperienced crew. Hours are flexible (within reason). The ASC's Lab is located in building 29 on campus. Phone Erica Gibson, Archaeology Lab Manager 664-2891.
This semester the Center is also offering a two unit internship in cultural resources management that gives students the chance to do what archaeologists do. For details phone Staff Archaeologist Mike Newland 664-2734.
The David A. Fredrickson Research Awards committee has raised the maximum award to $1000.
As many as FOUR awards are available for this school year. CRM students at SSU and staff/students at the ASC are eligible to apply.
The money can be used a variety of research activities -- including MA thesis improvement for those who have a near/complete draft.
The application process is simple and fast.
Last year's awardee was Hannah Ballard for her in-the-field artifact 'cheat sheet'.
The Award is funded by payroll deductions from employees of the Anthropological Studies Center.
More details are athttp://www.sonoma.edu/projects/asc/defaultpage/scholarship.html
ADRIAN PRAETZELLIS, Ph.D.
Professor of Anthropology
Director, Anthropological Studies Center
Sonoma State University
Rohnert Park, California
phone 707 664-2381
fax 707 664-4155