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🔗Scientific Specialist, Historic Architecture

  • Full Time
  • Champaign, IL
  • min $40,000 USD / Year
  • Department: Historic Architecture
  • Job Reference #: 1022898
  • Job Qualifications:

    Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in architectural history, preservation, historic archaeology, or closely related field. Alternate degree fields will be considered/accepted depending on the nature and depth of the experience as it relates to this position. Experience conducting historic architectural research and analysis. Valid driver’s license. Preferred Qualifications: Master’s degree in architectural history, preservation, historic archaeology, or closely related field. Alternate degree fields will be considered/ accepted depending on the nature and depth of the experience as it relates to this position. Preference given to Midwestern specialists.

  • How to Apply:

    Application Procedure and Deadline Information:  Applications must be received by 6:00 p.m. Central Time on March 22, 2024.   Interviews and hiring may be conducted before the closing date due to this being a multi-hire search. To apply, please use the Apply Now button. Applications not submitted through https://jobs.illinois.edu will not be considered. Application materials must include a 1) a cover letter that clearly articulates how your qualifications and experience make you a viable candidate for this position and should address the qualifications listed above, 2) a CV or resume, and 3) the names and contact information including e-mail addresses of three academic or professional (not personal) references. All requested information and documentation must be submitted for applications to be considered.  Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.

  • Contact Name: Lori Walston-Vonderharr
  • Application Email: lwalston@illinois.edu
  • Application URL: https://illinois.csod.com/ux/ats/careersite/1/home/requisition/9448?c=illinois
  • Application Phone #: 217-244-2401

Website Illinois State Archaeological Survey

ISAS is seeking to hire a Scientific Specialist, Historic Architecture (up to 2 depending on applicant pool and programmatic need) to conduct historical research on architectural and archaeological resources (standing buildings and architectural structural remains encountered during archaeological investigations) encountered during investigations for Illinois State Archaeological Survey (ISAS) and the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) to identify and evaluate those eligible for listing on the National Register of Historic Places in accordance with the rules and regulations of the National Historic Preservation Act (16 U.S.C. 470) and its implementing regulations (36 CFR 61, Appendix A) and the Illinois State Agency Historic Resources Preservation Act (20 ILCS 3420).   Position will be based in either Champaign or Jacksonville, Illinois.