Blog


How does inequality impact cultural resource management archaeology?

Mental Bandwidth, Poverty, and Archaeology

Tweet Too many archaeologists focus on scarcity. There isn’t enough grant money. Not enough cultural resource management archaeology contracts. Not enough hours in the budget to get this project done. Focusing on what don’t have blinds us to opportunities for archaeology to make an impact beyond academia and consulting. It […]


The role fieldwork plays in cultural resource management careers

How fieldwork decides who gets to be a CRM archaeologist and who doesn’t 1

Tweet During my time in cultural resource management archaeology, I have noticed how field experience, or lack thereof, creates a separation between those archaeologists who go out in the field (A.K.A “dirt archaeologists”) and those who spend most of their time in the office. Most of the office archaeologists used […]