Topic ID #39092 - posted 1/5/2018 8:50 AM

MA Graduate seeking full-time employment. Available to relocate.



etorrvar

Recent MA graduate of Northern Illinois.  BA earned from Ball State University. I am seeking full-time employment, and I am willing to relocate.  

Mr. Eli Tate Orrvar
918 Waveland Lane
Greenwood, IN 46143
Mobile: 3175349073
Email: etorrvar@gmail.com
Availability:
Job Type: Permanent, Temporary, Recent Graduates, Multiple Appointment Types
Work Schedule: Full-Time
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Desire Locations:
United States- Any
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Work Experience:
Northern Illinois University 
1425 Lincoln Hwy 
DeKalb, IL 60115  United States
08/2016-05/2017
Salary: 6,000 USD
Hours per week: 20
Graduate Teaching Assistant
Duties, Accomplishments and Related Skills:
Served as a Teaching assistant for Undergraduate Archaeology and Cultural Anthropology courses.  
COMMUNICATION MANAGEMENT:  Responsible for maintaining contact with students during the semester in order to assist them with the course.
ADMINISTRATION:  Record attendance of students, grading assignments, recording grades and attendance in a database. 
COMMUNICATION:  Give oral presentations on material pertaining to the course, communicating with professor and students about the course, presenting on personal research. 

Supervisor: Dr. Kendall Thu
Email: kthu@niu.edu
Okay to contact this Supervisor: Contact me first
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Glidden Homestead and Historical Center
921 W Lincoln Hwy
DeKalb, IL 60115 United States
7/2017-8/2017
Salary: 10.00 USD per hour
Hours per week: 20 
Lead Archaeologist
Duties, Accomplishments and Related Skills:
CONDUCTED ARCHAEOLOGCIAL INVESTIGATION to help the Glidden Historical Society learn more about the site before beginning renovation.  
MANAGED fellow students in proper excavation and recovery of artifacts
COOPERATED with members of the local community as well as members of the Glidden Homestead Foundation. 
PROVIDED TECHNICAL INPUT on management of cultural materials recovered. 
Supervisor: Rob Glover 
Email: rolsa@msn.com
Okay to contact this Supervisor: Yes
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Applied Archaeology Laboratories
2000 W University Ave
Burkhardt Building, Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306 USA
09/2011-08/2013
Salary: 7.25 USD per hour
Hours per week: 20 during school 40 over summer
Student Employee, Team Leader
ENGAGED in full range of archaeological field and laboratory processes.  Conducted Phase 1, II, and III surveys.  
SUPERVISED fellow students in the curration of multiple archaeological projects. 
CARRIED OUT cultural resource inventories making sure artifacts were properly identified, and present before curration. 
TAUGHT fellow students proper artifact processing techniques. 
Supervisor: Christine Thompson (765)-285-3380
Email:  ckkeller2@bsu.edu
Okay to contact this Supervisor: Yes
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COOR Consulting and Land Service, Corporation
303 W Main St 
Knightstown, IN 46148 USA
06/2011-08/2011
Salary: 10 USD per hour
Hours per week: 40
Field Crew
PARTICIPATED in various land surveying field tasks ranging from property and subdivision boundaries
OPERATED equipment like GPS and Total station
LEARNED to use various mapping resources like Topographic and Plat Maps

Supervisor: Stephen Cooper  (765) 345-5643
Okay to contact this Supervisor: Contact me first
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Education:
Northern Illinois University DeKalb, IL United States
Master's Degree 12/2017
GPA: 3.12 of a maximum 4.00 
Credits Earned: 51 credit hours
Major: Anthropology, Archaeology
Relevant Coursework, Licenses, and Certifications:
Relevant Coursework:  Archaeology of the American Southwest, Methods in Archaeology, Ethics and Research Design in Anthropology, World Rock Art in Archaeological Context, Soil Geography and Environmental Land Use Planning, Fundamentals of Mapping, Fundamentals of GIS, Environmental Archaeology, Geographic Information Systems, Remote Sensing of the Environment  
Certifications: Geographic Information Analysis 
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Ball State University Muncie, IN United States
Bachelor’s Degree 12/2013
GPA: 3.2 of a maximum 4.00
Credits Earned: 120
Major: Anthropology
Relevant Coursework, Licenses, and Certifications:
Relevant Coursework:  History and Theory of Anthropology, Prehistory of the Midwest, Introduction to GIS, Archaeological Laboratory Internship, Introduction to Archaeology, Human Osteology. 
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Affiliations:
Phi Delta Theta Alumni
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Field Work:
Glidden Barn 2015-current
Northern Illinois University
DeKalb, IL 
Master's Thesis Project 
ASSEMBLED AND COORDINATED a plan for archaeological investigation 
DIRECTED a team in cultural resource recovery, processing, and curation
COOPERATED with local community members and press
CONDUCTED DATA ANALYSIS for thesis project
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Gotland Field School, 2015
Arendus
Gotland, Sweden
WORKED in teams to open excavation trenches to contribute to the archaeological record of the site
AIDED in metal detector survey
CREATED a GIS based project displaying the spatial patterns of stone artifacts across the site
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Fort Recovery Field School, 2011
Ball State University
Fort Recovery, OH
PERFORMED group excavation in areas with GPR anomalies
COLLECTED artifacts related to the original fort
ILLUSTRATED plan view maps of excavation units. 
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Additional Information
Computer Proficiency: Microsoft Office, Apple Pages, Numbers, Keynote, Google Drive/Docs/Spreadsheets, Arc GIS, QGIS, OSM,








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