Why join APANB-AAPNB?
Gain a voice in government
The APANB-AAPNB has been active in lobbying the provincial government and the provincial regulatory branch regarding matters of practice, transparency, and access to information. We have also taken on the role of advocating for best practices at the municipal government level.
Increase your visibility in the community
As a member of the APANB-AAPNB you will have the opportunity to meet and network with the largest organization for archaeologists in New Brunswick, and be part of the only (and growing) professional association for archaeologists in Atlantic Canada, joining archaeologists from universities and the private sector in New Brunswick and Nova Scotia.
Membership brings credibility to your business
As an RPA-affiliated society, the APANB-AAPNB adheres to a strict code of conduct and code of ethics.
Promotion and publicity
Through opportunities to network with other archaeologists, highlight your own work on our social media and website, and present at Annual General Meetings, the APANB-AAPNB offers you access to a greater audience, and potentially client base through our public directory.
Create networking opportunities
The APANB-AAPNB has numerous committees and serving on one of them provides numerous networking opportunities as well as professional leadership development.
Membership events and programs
The APANB-AAPNB hosts two annual meetings (Spring and Fall) and supports workshops and presentations
Make business contacts
Our membership is represented by both academic and private sector archaeologists, and includes business owners, consultants, professors, graduate and undergraduate students.
Access to members-only discounts
If you conduct archaeological research or archaeological consulting in New Brunswick, a registration with the RPA is required to hold Archaeological Field Research Permits. Save yours and your business' money by joining the APANB-AAPNB and receive a discount of over 35% on your RPA registration.
Public Profile and Directory
With the ability to customize your profile and our new public Membership Directory, the APANB-AAPNB will be a resource for proponents or other groups looking for archaeologists who can offer archaeological research or consulting services in the province of New Brunswick.
Receive APANB-AAPNB newsletters
Newsletters provide new member information, interesting information about operating a local business, articles about the local community, a community calendar and details about up-and-coming Association events, among other things.