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Historian are usually found in higher education or academic institutions and handle multiple projects such as performing research, investigating information sources, travelling to various locations, writing books, publishing in journals, and in some cases, teaching college students. Based on our collection of resume samples, Historians should demonstrate academic expertise, excellent communication and writing skills, history knowledge, networking abilities, and creativity. Most Historians make display of a Doctorate Degree in their resumes and specialize on a specific area.

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1

Historian

Prepared timely and accurate responses to departmental requests, using professional expert knowledge of Wells Fargo history.

  • Provided historical information for bank customers, educational publishers, media, teachers and external customers.
  • Researched and wrote articles, reports or pamphlets to promote Wells Fargo's history within and outside the bank.
  • Represented Wells Fargo and Department at professional, business and community events and marketed its history in various forms of media.
  • Participated in experiential marketing events during 2010 East Coast conversion activities and the Golden Gate Bridge's 75th Anniversary in May 2012.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
English And History
JD
Juris Doctor
2

Archivist/historian

Analyzed a number of journalistic works about Iraq and Afghanistan wars and wrote summaries of them for the edification of senior historians who chose speakers for Naval History and Heritage Command functions based on these publications.

  • Facilitated and provided research results to naval personnel, media, National Archives, other federal agencies and the public when responding to inquiries about current events and historical records.
  • Researched naval history topics such as Civil War engagements and identifying sailors rescued or lost at sea during World War II for descendants, naval personnel or other interested parties.
  • Identified and reorganized top secret files from early days of the colonies to present.
  • Coordinated dozens of requests from people and organizations and helped secure copies of personal and treasured documents.
  • Processed 20,000 awards for naval veterans of the Vietnam War until 1991.
  • Facilitated referencing of documents by scanner and other computer software.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
History
MA
Us, Russian And Diplomatic History
Graduate Studies, Journalism
3

Historian / Warden / Archon

Cooperated with a committee to ensure the planning and execution of the spring semester's annual "powderpuff" football game, to be held on April 22

  • Oversaw the planning and execution of alumni networking events
  • Created the Associate member education program, a 10 week course to educate new members on the history, values and future of the Fraternity
  • Manage Chapter finances, membership, and managed all other officers to meet their tasks as outlined in our bylaws
  • Reviewed by-laws and created a series of amendments to better facilitate the administration of the chapter
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Finance
4

Vice President; Publicity/public Relations Chair; Historian

  • Planned and coordinated 13 events per semester including Karaoke Contests with 300+ people in attendance
  • Designed and assembled 300 twenty-page program booklets with Adobe Photoshop for the karaoke contest
  • Retrieved over $2,000 in sponsorships from companies all over the Bay Area and online sponsors
  • Collaborated with 5 other campus Asian clubs to hold joint mixers and Semi-Annual Night Markets
  • Photographed, uploaded, and organized photos for all club websites, Facebook pages, and scrapbooks
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
Psychology And Media Studies
5

Florham Programming Committee (fpc) - Treasurer & Historian

FPC is responsible for providing entertainment and holding the largest events on campus, run by the student body.

  • Managed the expenses of the $60,000 Florham Programming Committee budget as elected treasurer.
  • Presented monthly financial reports to FPC members as Treasurer.
  • Prepared the FPC historical journal, documenting the year's events in a multi-media format.
Candidate Info
7
months in
workforce
7
months
at this job
BS
Finance
6

Alpha Theta Class Historian

Promoted entrepreneurship and professional development through a profitable mock business proposal

  • Researched one company and its stock trends and presented findings to the fraternity in a written report
  • Documented activities by taking pictures and uploading them onto our class Facebook group
  • Hosted a professional event featuring a Northwestern Mutual representative with a turnout of 100+ students and faculty
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
International Development Studies
7

Clinical Historian

Managed and engaged in sale of supplement products, wellness preparation plans, and dietary product lines.

  • Implemented the sale of online brand channel - Brain Fit Life: platform navigation, consumer experience, product supplements, annual subscription, and peer support network.
  • Developed, designed, and implemented aftercare educational programs to navigate patient challenges and provide ongoing support post-evaluation
  • Lead and managed clinic outcome studies assessing and evaluating advancement of clinical processes.
  • Championed Amen community partnerships and managed local recruitment channels with regional healthcare communities for patient care and advocacy.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
C
Medical Administrative Assistant
BA
Humanities
MA
Counseling Psychology
8

Public Historian/assistant Educator/interpreter/manager of Interpretation

Management oversight of public programming at an outdoor living history museum, including the daily demonstration of agriculture, artisan, fooways and craft programs.

  • Implemented and assessed the accurate and appropriate content of presentations and events.
  • Conducted primary research and development of programing for diverse audiences.
  • Recruited, hired, trained, supervised, and evaluated seasonal/volunteer staff, involving 50 individuals.
  • Accomplished First-Person Interpretation of mid-19th century rural cultural and social ways.
  • Presented in-service practicums and adult interactive workshops.
  • Worked in concert with numerous departments involved in sites daily operation.
  • Assisted with the restoration, reconstruction, and maintenance of site's twenty-two historic structures.
  • Supported curatorial staff in maintaining the appropriate standards of care and protection of the museum's collection and reproduction pieces.
Candidate Info
AAS
Civil / Construction Engineering
BS
Bachelor of Science
MA
History / American Studies
9

Historian

Photographs and records the League's activities by means of pictures and articles. Works to manage a team of 4 committee members to ensure all events are recorded.

  • Create press releases, public service announcements, and other media related communication pieces
  • Constructed a photo directory via digital photography for use by the League members
  • Successfully and independently manage the leagues digital media to update albums.
  • Created the league's first annual album
  • Implemented the slideshow presentation for monthly general meetings
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
AS
Arts
10

Historian

  • Oversaw design and distribution of publication materials for highly successful cabinet events
  • Managed the class's social media presence on Facebook: the number of Facebook followers increased by 53%
  • Partnered with Smith College Archives to document class events
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Studio Art, Government
History Of Art, Political Science

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