October 15th is the last day to register for workshops until November 1st. Register now for NAPA workshops at the AAA website http://www.aaanet.org/meetings/Workshops.cfm to guarantee a seat! Remember, NAPA members receive discounts on all NAPA workshops!
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Department: Department Of Health And Human Services
Agency: National Institutes of Health
Duty Locations: Many vacancies – Multiple Locations
Salary: $22,115.00 to $67,114.00 / Per Year
Series and Grade: GS-0099;0100-01/09
Open Period: Monday, August 20, 2012 to Sunday, September 30, 2012
Position Information: Internships – Multiple Schedules
Who May Be Considered: Student/Internship Program Eligibles
Collaborative Anthropologies, a journal published annually by the University of Nebraska Press meant to engage the growing and ever-widening discussion of collaborative research and practice in anthropology and in closely related fields, is seeking a new editor or editors.
WHO: Individuals or teams with interest and involvement in developing collaborative forms of research may apply.
WHAT: The new editor or editors will have the opportunity to select associate editors for the new editorship and facilitate the growth of an exciting and developing area of anthropological work.
WHEN: The new editor or editors will take over editorship for volume 7 (2014)… Continue reading
Individual Advanced Research Opportunities Program (IARO)
Short Term Travel Grants Program (STG)
IREX is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for the 2013-2014 Individual Advanced Research Opportunities Program and Short Term Travel Grants Program. These innovative and flexible programs offerU.S.scholars and professionals the opportunity to conduct policy-relevant research in Eastern Europe andEurasia. Researchers are able to increase their understanding of current regional issues, develop and sustain international networks, and directly contribute to the formation of U.S.public policy by conducting research on topics vital to the academic and policymaking communities. Fellowships provide international airfare, a living/housing… Continue reading
For those of you who are members of AAA, you have an opportunity to vote for a well-known applied anthropologist, Mary Odell Butler, for a position on the AAA Executive Board. This election ends September 6!
Many of you know Mary as the current Past-President of NAPA; she will cycle off this position at the November 2012 AAA meeting. She has also served in many NAPA and AAA positions in the past.
This AAA Executive Board position is one of two created a few years ago for representatives of AAA sections… the idea is to give sections a bigger voice… Continue reading
Vacancy announcement: supervisory anthropologist position in Cultural Resources in Washington, D.C. This position is the lead position, or the “Chief” of the newly
formed Tribal Relations and American Culture Division.
Job Title: Supervisory Anthropologist, GS-0190-14/15 (HRF 12-226)
Department: Department Of The Interior
Agency: National Park Service
Job Announcement Number: 12-226 (SR724077)
SALARY RANGE: $105,211.00 to $155,500.00 / Per Year
OPEN PERIOD: Friday, August 10, 2012 to Monday, September 10, 2012
The AAA is hiring!
The American Anthropological Association (AAA) is seeking to bring a post
doc anthropologist on staff to lead its academic and practicing relations
program. This is a two-year fellowship that will provide an opportunity for
an anthropologist to work with AAA leadership and staff to conduct research,
identify and develop new programs and services for members. Candidates
should have a PhD in anthropology. The fellow will work at the offices of
AAA located in the DC metropolitan area. Start date is fall 2012. Stipend is
$50,000 per year plus benefits.
For more information on this fellowship opportunity… Continue reading
NAPA members should weigh in on an important AAA survey regarding the long-term planning of AAA publications. The world of publishing is changing very rapidly and AAA is going to have to respond to the opportunities and challenges. The survey will ensure that recommendations to AAA about publications have the benefit of NAPA member input. You can also choose to be entered into a drawing to win one of two $50 Visa gift cards.
To participate, go to http://research.zarca.com/k/QsRXQTsQRSsRRTWRVSPRsP
Results of the survey will be shared with you via NAPA and directly from AAA.
General Graduate Student Internships
Full-time and Part-time Internships Available
Spring or Summer, Based in Washington, DC
Up to $18/per hour, depending on skills and experience
Child Trends is a nonprofit, nonpartisan research organization that studies children at all stages of development. Our mission is to improve outcomes for children by providing research, data, and analyses to the people and institutions whose decisions and actions affect children. Founded in 1979, Child Trends helps keep the nation focused on children and their needs by identifying emerging issues; evaluating important programs… Continue reading