Researcher

Goal: To study the parks’ cultural resources with the purpose of further understanding their significance and fostering their preservation.

Duties: Conducts research related to cultural resources in the parks. Performs oral history interviews and reviews records, deeds, and other documents. Prepares written summaries of findings for park staff and for public information purposes.

Qualifications: Interest in learning about our cultural resources and their significance to our parks. Prior research experience is helpful but not required.

Training: Volunteers must attend the division orientation and required training.

Time Commitment: Prefer a one-year commitment. Flexible weekday and Weekend hours. Hours vary with project.