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Anthropologists are social science experts studying various aspects of humanity. Typical duties of an Anthropologist include teaching courses, performing research, gathering data, examining groups and cultures, and conducting surveys. Based on our collection of resume samples for this role, essential job requirements are research skills, an interest in anthropology, computer competences, leadership, attention to details, and organizational skills. Master’s or doctoral degree is usually required for this role, and resumes of eligible candidates display training in sociology, history, and communication.

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1

Applied Anthropologist and Associate Archaeologist

Monitored private and public construction projects to prevent negative impacts on historical and archaeological resources

  • Worked closely with Native American communities to ensure preservation of cultural heritage
  • Wrote project reports and environmental impact assessments
  • Conducted archaeological excavations and analyses of impacted areas
  • Presented research papers at professional meetings
  • Managed archaeological excavations, surveys, and monitoring projects
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Anthropology
MA
Applied Anthropology
2

Content Developer/anthropologist

  • Cultural anthropologist for culture and language-based Serious Games.
  • Designed scenario-based games, including characters, dialogue, & game logic.
  • Researched various countries in preparation to write game content.
  • Designed and wrote content for cultural activities and mini-games.
  • Collaborated closely with Art, QA, and AV departments to design game product.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BA
Anthropology
Broadcasting & Media Studies
Theatre
3

Research Anthropologist

  • Worked directly with Dr. Douglas Owsley, Head, Division of Physical Anthropology.
  • Performed all aspects of skeletal analysis related to pre-historic, historic and forensic cases, both at the museum and at institutions and universities across the country.
  • Worked as primary physical anthropologist during skeletal recovery from The Hunley, a Civil War submarine.
  • Authored and edited case reports; managed skeletal database.
  • Co-authored several academic research papers.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Anthropology
MA
Physical Anthropology
Medical Billing And Coding
4

Resident Anthropologist

Design and conduct ethnographic research for corporate clients, assisting them in finding ways for branding and differentiating their products and services from a human-centered perspective

  • Create discussion guides for consumer context labs and field interviews, ethnographic observation guides for field projects, and custom-designed screeners for recruiting users of interest for clients
  • Produce ethnographically-situated insights reports and journey maps to help socialize key takeaway points for business clients on their current and potential consumers and users
  • Assist innovation strategists with foresight research that can aid in innovating products and services with a human-centered approach
  • Develop and redesign research recruitment screeners and consent forms for design thinking research that helps alleviate research participants' concerns around confidentiality/information security and yields high quality qualitative data for clients
  • Assist in the creation of internal security protocols for research data access and storage along with IT specialists
  • Co-author white papers for business development that incorporate social science theories and concepts with ramifications for brand differentiation and strategy
  • Develop and co-author proposals for business development with strategists
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
PhD
Anthropology
5

High Tech Anthropologist

  • Conducted client interviews, observations, and meetings to understand client business and software needs.
  • Designed intuitive user interfaces by creating organizational charts, client cultural analyses, and software
  • Conducted research on building iPhone applications for use in developing a business travel application.
Candidate Info
6
months in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BBA
Entrepreneurship
MA
Social-organizational Psychology
International Business
6

World Trade Center Anthropologist

  • Collect, enter, and cleanse data and maintain databases involving information on status of 9/11 remains, family member contact information, and department inventory
  • Interact with family members of victims and members of the public, including notifying families of new identifications, and discussing and answering questions about the DNA identification process
  • Assist in the identification of human remains from victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Anthropology
MS
Forensic And Biological Anthropology
7

Anthropologist Research Assistant

Formulate strategies for project implementation in Ebola affected communities

  • Lead interviews and focus group discussion with community stakeholders on ebola related issues
  • Coordinates surveillance and health promotional activities among team of volunteers in quarantine homes and ebola affected communities
  • Proffer initiatives from the best of my ability in everyday briefing for subsequent action plan of projects
  • Transcribe audio recordings into text using format prescribed by Anthropologist Team Leader.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
month
at this job
8

Research Anthropologist

  • Working with professors at Towson University to create comprehensive report for National Park Service surrounding the Potomac Heritage Trail
  • Work closely with the Piscataway People of Southern Maryland to create a survey of their use of Potomac Heritage Trail
  • Conduct interviews with Piscataway People
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BA
International Studies, Anthropology And Geography
MA
International Relations

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