John Kuraoka
Archaeology - Résumé

An archaeology trowel

www.kuraoka.com
(619) 465-6100

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John Kuraoka
Phone: (619) 465-6100
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Archaeological Employment
November 22, 2021 to present
ASM Affiliates, Kearny Mesa office
On-call Assistant Archaeologist

March 11, 2021 to present
NWB Environmental Services, LLC
On-call Archaeological Field Technician

Cultural Resource Management (CRM) tasks, including site monitoring, site surveying, test excavation and dry screening, photo-documenting, maintaining digital and written logs, mapping (ESRI Field Maps, Collector, and Trimble), ArcGIS Pro and ArcMap, DPR 523 documentation

Education
AA, San Diego City College, Anthropology. 4.0 GPA, August 2021
BA, California State University, Fullerton, Communications

Current academics in progress
Certificate in Archaeology, San Diego City College. Anticipated completion Spring 2022

Relevant coursework completed
ANTH-102: Intro to Physical Anthropology. 3 units. Grade earned: A
ANTH-103: Intro to Cultural Anthropology. 3 units. Grade earned: A
ANTH-107: Intro to Archaeology. 3 units. Grade earned: A
ANTH-130: Bones: Human Osteology. 3 units. Grade earned: A
ANTH-210: Intro to California Indians. 3 units. Grade earned: A
AIRE-60: Construction Site Safety and Health. 2 units. Grade earned: A
GISG-110: Intro to Mapping and GIS (ArcGIS Pro). 3 units. Grade earned: A

Other relevant studies (short courses) completed
OSHA 10-Hour Construction Industry Course, CareerSafe, card #14-006187251
Forensic Archaeology and Anthropology, Durham University and Teesside University
Archaeology from Dig to Lab, University of Reading

Academic Honors
2021 Dr. Susan M. Hector Scholarship in Archaeology

Interests
History, literature, Shakespeare, live theatre, caving, travel, metal detecting. Collections: American pocket watches (1860s to 1930), fountain pens (1940s to present), Matchbox cars (1960s to 1970s)

Volunteering
California State Parks, Colorado Desert District. Volunteer archaeological field technician.
National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors, Chapter 59 San Diego, past President. Certificates of Recognition, 2017, 2018, 2019
United States Judo Association, Jito Kyoei Service Award, 2018

Professional memberships
San Diego Archaeological Center
Society for California Archaeology
Society for Commercial Archaeology
National Speleological Society

Honors
Boy Scouts of America, Eagle Scout


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John Kuraoka
6877 Barker Way
San Diego, California
92119-1301

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