Archeologists


Conduct research to reconstruct record of past human life and culture from human remains, artifacts, architectural features, and structures recovered through excavation, underwater recovery, or other means of discovery.
Also called: Archaeologist, Associate Director, Curator, Principal Archaeologist

Knowledge:

    Arts and Humanities
  • history and archeology
  • English language
    Math and Science
  • sociology and anthropology
  • geography
    Engineering and Technology
  • computers and electronics
    Education and Training
  • teaching and course design

Skills:

    Basic Skills
  • writing things for co-workers or customers
  • listening to others, not interrupting, and asking good questions
    Problem Solving
  • noticing a problem and figuring out the best way to solve it
    People and Technology Systems
  • thinking about the pros and cons of different options and picking the best one
  • figuring out how a system should work and how changes in the future will affect it

Abilites:

    Verbal
  • read and understand what is written
  • communicate by speaking
    Ideas and Logic
  • make general rules or come up with answers from lots of detailed information
  • use rules to solve problems
    Visual Understanding
  • see hidden patterns
  • quickly know what you are looking at
    Attention
  • pay attention to something without being distracted

Personality:

Description: People interested in this work like activities that include ideas, thinking, and figuring things out.
    They do well at jobs that need
  • Attention to Detail
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Integrity
  • Persistence
  • Cooperation
  • Dependability

Technology:

    Map creation software
  • ESRI ArcGIS software
  • Geographic information system GIS software
    Data base user interface and query software
  • Archeological Sites Management Information System ASMIS
  • Microsoft Access
    Graphics or photo imaging software
  • Adobe Systems Adobe Photoshop
  • Graphics software

Education:

    doctoral degree
    master's degree
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