Career Opportunity



Wapsi Valley Archaeology, Inc. has an immediate opening for an Architectural Historian/Historian.  The position will involve project-based research including survey, analysis, and documentation in architecture and historic preservation. 

Candidates must meet the Secretary of the Interior’s professional qualifications standards for Architectural History and History.  Qualified candidates should have a Master’s degree in architectural history, history, art history, historic preservation, or a closely related field.  Other requirements include at least one to two years’ experience supervising and completing historic/architectural reconnaissance surveys, intensive-level surveys and determinations of eligibility, successful nominations to the National Register of Historic Places, and other historic preservation experience, preferably in the Midwest at the Principal Investigator level. 

Please email or send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, writing sample (sole authorship), and list of three references to:

Eleisha Barnett, Office Manager

Wapsi Valley Archaeology, Inc.

P.O. Box 244

Anamosa, IA 52205


Telephone: (319) 462-4760


For more information about us, please visit our web site at, or contact us with any questions. 


Wapsi Valley Archaeology, Inc. does not discriminate on the grounds of race, religion, age, physical or mental disability, color, sex, gender orientation/identity, national origin, familial status, or protected veteran status in its employment practices, in the selection and retention of subconsultants, and in its procurement of materials and leases.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, physical or mental disability, or familial status, or otherwise as required by law.

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