COVID-19 NOTICE: Please be sure to reach out to the project contact to find out the status of their upcoming season. Many projects have cancelled fieldwork for 2020 and the information below may not reflect that.
Location: Lubbock, TX, US
Season: May 30, 2021 to August 21, 2021
Session Dates: Session 1: May 30th through July 10th Session 2: July 11th through August 21st
Application Deadline: May 15, 2021
Deadline Type: Rolling
Lubbock Lake Landmark/Museum of Texas Tech University
Dr. Eileen Johnson, Director, Lubbock Lake Landmark
Join an ongoing field research program of international volunteer crews working with professional staff at the Lubbock Lake Landmark, Roland Springs Ranch, and Post research areas in northwest Texas. Each research area contains a field camp and food and snacks are provided at no cost. Volunteers are required to provide their own round trip travel costs.
The Landmark regional research crew was in the field for the 2020 field season under successful and proven COVID-19 health safety protocols. These protocols apply to the 2021 field season and limit the number of people who can join the field crew. Apply early to ensure a placement.
Vaccination for COVID-19 is required depending on general availability.
Period(s) of Occupation: Paleoindian, Protohistoric, Quaternary
- no cost, room and board are provided - museum based field research - this international volunteer program is in its 49th consecutive year
Project Size: 1-24 participants
Minimum Length of Stay for Volunteers: 6 weeks
Minimum Age: 18
Experience Required: none
Room and Board Arrangements:
Room and board are provided free of cost Cost: none
n/a credits offered by n/a. Tuition is none.
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