The incumbent serves as a project historian focusing on Civil Rights initiative projects. The National Capital Area (NCA) manages 37 National Park units in the Washington DC metro area.

TERM positions do not convey permanent status in the Federal service and will be for a period not to exceed thirteen months, with possible extensions up to a total of four years without further competition.


• Prepares and coordinates the writing of historical context studies and specific action plans pertaining to the evaluation and analysis of cultural resources.

• Negotiates cooperative and interagency agreements and other cooperative instruments needed to effectively carry out resource stewardship goals.

• Writes new research documents that document significant historical events or trends and develops methods for future management of NCA Resources.

• Serves as a Contracting Officer’s Technical Representative/Assistance Technical Representative on history and cultural resource projects for parks.

• Communicates effectively orally with professional and non-professional audiences.