Opportunities through the CW CESU

RSOI: Special History Study-Fort Rosalie (Natchez, MS)

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Opportunity Type: Requests for Statements of Interest (RSOIs)
Submission Deadline: April 15, 2024

Request for Letters of Interest for a project to be initiated through the Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Units (Cesu) Network

Project Title: Special History Study- Fort Rosalie (Natchez, MS)

The National Park Service (NPS), Interior Region 2 (IR-2)- South Atlantic-Gulf, is seeking the services of a principal investigator(s)/editor(s) for a project to be funded by the National Park Service (NPS) and coordinated by Natchez National Historical Park (NATC). The project involves the development and production of a multi-authored and multi-chaptered Special History Study detailing the history and significance of the Fort Rosalie Site, with a special focus on the experiences and interactions between people of Native American, European, and African descent.

This Special History Study will aid the park in managing the Fort Rosalie resources as well as developing associated interpretive media.

This project requires a principal investigator(s) with the following:

a) A scholarly research focus in one or more of the following fields: US History, Colonial History/Archaeology, American Studies, Native American Studies, African American Studies.

b) Demonstrated experience researching, writing, and producing government reports, especially as related to NPS interpretive histories, historic contexts, or theme studies.

c) Demonstrated experience in editing and collaborating with multiple authors and scholars to produce an edited publication.

For more information, including application instructions, please see the full request in PDF format.