Topic ID #37354 - posted 9/12/2016 3:22 PM

Recent BA graduate seeking entry-level employment in the NC/SC region



GuybrushThreepwood94

BRANDON J. ECKERT
14308 Arbor Ridge Drive
Charlotte, NC 28273    (704) 583-1668
brandoneckert1138@gmail.com
OBJECTIVE
    Highly motivated team member pursuing a career in an archaeological or museum setting, who possesses a deep understanding of field and laboratory methods with an emphasis on historical and conflict archaeology.
EDUCATION
    Bachelor of Arts, Anthropology    May 2016
     Concentration: Archaeology including Old World, Historical, & Plantation
    Bachelor of Arts, German May 2016
     Concentration: Grammar, Language, Culture    
    University of North Carolina - Wilmington    
    Summa cum laude, GPA: 3.93    
    High School Diploma May 2012
    Charlotte Catholic High School, Charlotte, NC    
    Studies included AP English, AP History, German    
    GPA: 4.03    
AWARDS
    James C. Sabella Award in Anthropology – Highest Departmental GPA    May 2016
    UNCW Dean’s List (all semesters)    2012 - 2016
    UNCW Chancellor's Achievement Award    2012 – 2013
WORK EXPERIENCE
    Field Archaeologist 2016
UNCW Field School, Buchoi Plantation Excavations, Brunswick River Park, Belville, NC
        Total Station used to map and survey the excavation site
        Completed documentation relevant to the excavation, including excavation unit level reports, feature reports, bag check lists, and field journals
        Recorded Munsell soil readings from excavation sites
        Cleaned and catalogued artifacts and conducted float samples in a lab setting
        Excavated and maintained several shovel test pits
        Mapped unit walls and features within excavation units
        Educated the public about the history of the site, archaeological methods being used in the excavations, and historical and cultural significance of archaeology in the community
    Senior Cool Camp Counselor, Pineville Icehouse, Pineville, NC 2014
        Responsible for scheduling and organizing activities including hockey and skating instruction
        Provided outstanding customer service by answering various questions, resolving conflicts, and relaying information relevant to the camp’s success
    Cool Camp Counselor, Pineville Icehouse, Pineville, NC 2013
        Monitored camp participants with a focus on learning in a safe environment.    
        Hockey and skating instructor for all skill levels    
        Helped lead child centered activities in a fair and responsible manner    
INTERESTS & ABILITIES
    Fluent in German, studied in Bremen, Germany (July ’15)
    Hockey player, Percussionist, Traveler, Avid reader, History enthusiast (Colonial Period through WWII)
    Drummer (2012-2016), UNCW Pep Band – travelled with CAA Champion Men’s Basketball team to NCAA Tournament
MEMBERSHIPS
    Lambda Alpha National Anthropology Honor Society    
    Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society    
    Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society    





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