Environmental Science Division (EVS)a Division of Argonne National Laboratory
Predictive environmental understanding
Lynn M. Gierek
Cultural Resources Specialist
Sociocultural Systems Department
  • M.A., Anthropology, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1988.
Current Role
Cultural resources specialist; archaeologist.
Cultural resources management, archaeology, agency and tribal consultation, historic building surveys, environmental assessment, and environmental impact analysis.
Career Highlights
  • Archaeologist: Conducted and managed numerous archaeological and cultural resources surveys, investigations, and evaluations for agency review in the Midwest; conducted archaeological survey and monitoring of archaeological sites in the Southwest (Ancestral Puebloan and Fremont Cultures). Registered Professional Archaeologist (RPA).
  • Cultural Resources Specialist: Conducted National Historic Preservation Act consultation; tribal consultation, National Environmental Policy Act assessments on cultural resources, and developed training supporting culturally and environmentally sensitive resources and environmental permitting.
  • Environmental Scientist and Project Manager: Managed and completed hundreds of environmental assessments and environmental permitting projects for the oil and gas, renewable energy, and industrial/commercial sectors as well as federal, state and local agencies; subject matter expert for asbestos and lead-based paint assessments.