Opportunity for volunteers to join CIfA’s Marine Group committee

The Marine Group (MASIG) is a CIfA Special Interest Group. The role of MASIG is to act as a forum for practising marine archaeologists and to advise the CIfA Advisory Council on issues relevant to underwater sites, inter-tidal and nautical archaeology. The group aims to:

  • promote the advancement of marine archaeological practice and individual professional development
  • promote greater understanding of marine archaeology within the wider archaeological community through the publication of technical papers and guidance documents
  • organise seminars and conferences to act as a forum for the development and maintenance of good practice in matters relating to marine archaeology

The Group has vacancies for Chair, Secretary and Treasurer (open to accredited members of CIfA) and four Ordinary committee members (open to any grade of CIfA membership). Volunteering for CIfA can provide several benefits which include opportunities to

  • network and engage with other professionals
  • develop your knowledge and skills
  • shape your profession
  • demonstrate your commitment to your profession

Volunteer opportunities with CIfA are not paid but we do cover the cost of reasonable travel expenses.

To apply for this position please complete the nomination form which can be found on the group’s page, along with details of their upcoming AGM, and return it to anna.welch [at] archaeologists.net by Friday 14 June 2019. You will need to have your nomination supported by three other group members.

If you would like any more information, please email Anna or contact us on 0118 9662841

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