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Archaeology Program

Archaeology digThe archaeology major is an interdisciplinary pursuit as it combines elements from the social sciences, humanities, and the natural sciences. A minor in archaeology is also available.

Because of its interdisciplinary nature, archaeologists find employment in a wide variety of work settings such as museums, colleges and universities, government agencies, public and private foundations, and consulting firms in a diverse array of roles including educator, researcher, administrator, and consultant.

What can I do with a Major in Archaeology?

Archaeology Program News

Using Big Data And Satellites To Uncover Clues To Ancient Greece (Published in Forbes)
Posted on 10 July 2014 | 9:43 am
Link to original content: http://www.forbes.com/sites/emc/2014/07/09/using-big-data-and-satellites-to-uncover-clues-to-ancient-greece/ By Michael O’Dwyer In blockbuster productions, Hollywood’s depiction of archaeologists stretches the truth more than a little. In reality, archaeologists are less like Indiana Jones or Lara Croft. Rather, they can be found living lives that are focused primarily on the academic impact of their findings. However, new technologies are […]
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Field and Lab technician position open with Brockington and Associates in their Mt. Pleasant, SC office
Posted on 16 June 2014 | 2:49 pm
http://www.brockington.org/Careers/summary.php?j=126 (applications due June 18, 2014) Brockington and Associates is seeking an experienced archaeological field and lab technician based in our Mt Pleasant, SC office. The position requires an individual with a bachelor’s degree in archaeology, anthropology, or a related field, and a minimum of field school or the equivalent field experience. This job will […]
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