PhD Assistantship in Anthropology (Archaeology specialization)–Digital Technologies and the Archaeology of Castilla-La Mancha, Spain
Department: Center for Virtualization and Applied Spatial Technologies (CVAST), Department of Anthropology
Rank: PhD Assistantship
Location: University of South Florida, Tampa
Salary: $17,500 (plus tuition and insurance)
A five-year PhD assistantship in Anthropology with an emphasis in digital applications
to archaeology and history. Applicants will have a MA, MS or equivalent in Anthropology,
Archaeology, History, Digital Heritage or related discipline. Expertise in some aspects of virtual reality, augmented reality, 3D scanning, LIDAR, or photogrammetry as applied to archaeology and digital heritage.
The Center for Virtualization and Applied Spatial Technologies (CVAST) is an interdisciplinary unit tasked with creating an integrated approach for digital research and education efforts at the University of South Florida. CVAST is also a global center for research and the application of digital techniques to science and humanities research with projects throughout Europe, Latin America, North America, and the Arctic. The successful candidate will be a Research Assistant in CVAST and will be expected to participate and contribute to the Center’s new $9.6 million Hitz Project for Advanced Virtualization, Education and the Democratization of Science.
International students are welcome to apply.
For more information, contact Professor Herbert Maschner, Executive Director,
CVAST (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Professor Robert Tykot (email@example.com).
Qualifications: Spanish language competency; MA, MS or equivalent in Anthropology, Archaeology,History, Digital Heritage or related discipline.
Applicants must complete the standard application for the PhD program in Anthropology by December 15, 2015.