Director of Administration and Project Manager
Phone: (770) 498-4155 ext. 102
J.W. Joseph helped co-found New South Associates in 1988 when the company was started and serves the company as Director of Administration and Project Manager. In this role, he oversees the work of the Office Management staff in handling accounts payable, receivable, and payroll; the Project Management personnel in managing project schedules and deliverables; and oversees the efforts of the Graphics Department. Dr. Joseph also provides technical and project support to other departments, as needed. He received his B.A. in Anthropology from the University of South Carolina, and his M.A. in American Civilization, as well as his Ph.D. in Historical Archaeology from the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Joseph has experience in historical archeology, urban archaeology, industrial archaeology, historic preservation planning, HABS/HAER documentation, Native American consultation, Traditional Cultural Property studies, historic context studies, cemetery research, and public outreach, and specializes in African-American studies. Dr. Joseph has directed projects and research for many clients including the National Park Service; the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers; various State Historic Preservation Offices; several Departments of Transportation; the Historic Charleston Foundation; the Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation; city governments; and private clients. He has conducted work in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Tennessee, Kentucky, and Arkansas, as well as Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, the Republic of Panamá, Egypt, and France.