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ARVIND RAWAT

Contact: 999999999 | E-Mail: [email protected]


A SEASONED & VERSATILE HISTORIAN

Extensive experience of XX years in obtaining historical data from libraries, archives and artifacts; determining the authenticity of historical data; translating historical documents into a suitable language


PROFILE SUMMARY

  • Experienced in preserving artifacts and significant documents in museums or libraries; contributing to academic journals and presenting at conferences
  • Adept in studying history at the intersection of society, culture and economics; obtaining extensive information on historical figures for biographies
  • Skilled in gathering historical data from sources such as archives, court records, diaries, news files, and photographs, as well as collect data sources such as books, pamphlets, and periodicals
  • Tracing historical development in a particular field, such as social, cultural, political, or diplomatic history; flexibility to multi-task and meet competing deadlines; strong organizational, documentation, and tracking skills;
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; proficient using computer databases, supporting website development, using computer file sharing services

ORGANIZATIONAL EXPERIENCE

Since MM YY | XYZ Ltd, Delhi | Historian
Key Result Areas:
  • Organize data, and analyze and interpret its authenticity and relative significance
  • Conduct historical research as a basis for the identification, conservation, and reconstruction of historic places and materials; conducted historical research, and publish or present findings and theories
  • Speak to various groups, organizations, and clubs in order to promote the aims and activities of historical societies
  • Prepare publications and exhibits, or review those prepared by others in order to ensure their historical accuracy
  • Research the history of a particular country or region, or of a specific time period
  • Present historical accounts in terms of individuals or social, ethnic, political, economic, or geographic groupings
  • Determine which topics to research, or pursue research topics specified by clients or employers
  • Research and prepare manuscripts in support of public programming and the development of exhibits at historic sites, museums, libraries, and archives; research the historical development of empires, countries, cities or tribes
  • Advise or consult with individuals and institutions regarding issues such as the historical authenticity of materials or the customs of a specific historical period; collect detailed information on individuals for use in biographies
  • Edited historical society publications; translated or requested translation of reference materials
  • Interview people in order to gather information about historical events, and to record oral histories
  • Recommend actions related to historical art, such as which items to add to a collection or which items to display in an exhibit; coordinated activities of workers engaged in cataloging and filing materials
Key Highlights:
  • Any existing systems/ processes streamlined???? Results obtained????
  • Major assignments handled????
  • Any unique initiative taken to improve customer satisfaction level???? Any major accounts/clients handled???
  • Awards/appreciation letters received???? Other relevant achievements????
MM YY – MM YY | ABCD Ltd, Delhi | Historian
Key Result Areas:
  • Directed local historical museums and/or maintains historical collections; recorded and filed historical information and old periodicals; cataloged gifts of historical importance
  • Collected and displayed pictures and other records of historic note; assisted in historical celebrations
  • Replied to requests for information requiring special research
  • Organized and presented information related to history in public forums as required
  • Composed papers, articles and other written documentation as requested
  • Reviewed and advised on historical work of other persons doing historical research
  • Consulted and shared information with other historical societies and organizations
Key Highlights:
  • Any existing systems/ processes streamlined???? Results obtained????
  • Major assignments handled????
  • Any unique initiative taken to improve customer satisfaction level???? Any major accounts/clients handled???
  • Awards/appreciation letters received???? Other relevant achievements????

EDUCATION

YYYY MA in History from ABC College, Delhi
YYYY BA in History from ABC College, Delhi

TECHNICAL PURVIEW

  • MS Office – Word, Excel & PowerPoint
  • Internet Applications

PERSONAL DETAILS

Date of Birth: 01st October 1981 | Languages Known: English & Hindi

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