Women in Archaeology Podcast-Episode 4, Part 1: PELISKA’S SURVEY RESULTS, PART 1 – EPISODE 4 (June 26, 2016)

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I really enjoyed being on this discussion panel.  This episode is about:

Today we begin talking about the Results of a Survey for Field Archaeologists / Culural Resource Managers by Charles J. Peliska. We look over education, gender, and the pay gap and try to figure out some reasons behind the differences. This is part one of a two part discussion.

Jobs in Archaeology: Part 2


As a READ Archaeologist (i.e. a resource advisor to protect stuff during a wildfire), it’s really a race against time and flames to protect vulnerable archaeological sites and artifacts.  I’ve watched a historic cabin go up in flames when it was simply too dangerous to protect it.  I’ve also recorded lithic scatters with ash raining down on my head and a bulldozer waiting for me to get out of the way to make a massive fire-break.  Crazy stuff.