Archaeologist (4169)

Archeologist (4169)

This unit group includes anthropologists, archaeologists, geographers, historians, linguists, political scientists, sociologists and other professional occupations in social science not elsewhere classified. They are employed in universities and throughout the public and private sectors. N.O.C Occupation Description

Occupational Profile

Find more detailed information about being an Archeologist, what they do, typical duties and responsibilities and more in the links below.

National Occupational Classification

-O*NET.-detailed occupational information

A Day in the Life of an Archaeologist - from the Princeton Review

Archaeology -published by Parks Canada

Sample Careers in Archeology - Wilfred Laurier University -

Canadian Archaeological Association-Archaeologist - a Cool Jobs profile (AUS)


University of Manitoba

-Academic Calendar

-Faculty of Arts (Undergraduate) - Anthropology

-Faculty of Graduate Studies - Anthropology

-Department of Anthropology homepage

Labour Market Information

Labour market information informs users of supply and demand for specific occupations and sectors. It includes such things as salary and job outlook information. These resources support informed career decision making and job search efforts.

Working in Canada - Winnipeg

Alberta Learning Information Service -OCCinfo

Occupation Outlook Handbook - Job outlook for the U.S.

Professional Associations

Student members of professional associations may access direct events, directories, job postings, and labour market information. This is a great way to learn and network.

Canadian & American Societies and Associations

Manitoba Archeological Society

Center for American Archaeology

Society for American Archaeology

Archaeological Institute of America

Other Links

Links to external resources that will provide you with additional information about the occupation.

-Retracing an Archaeological Expedition -from the Canadian Museum of Civilization

-Current Archaeology magazine (U.K.)

-Archeology Magazine- by the Archeological Institute of America

Archaeology news - National Geographic
-ArchNet -Virtual Library

-Frequently Asked Questions about a Career in Archaeology - by Archeology for the Public


Updated: September, 2017

Holland Code:
Enterprising / Artistic

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