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Heather Elliott

St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador

Hardworking, driven, and passionate individual with experience in museums and heritage, Canadian maritime history, gender studies, and youth engagement.

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Education:

B.A., Hons. (2009); PGDip (2010); M.A. (current)

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Languages:

English (fluent), French (Intermediate), Japanese (Basic)

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Work History:

Graduate Tutor - Memorial University, Writing Centre Graduate Assistant - Memorial University, Anthropology Department

Museum Technician/Researcher - The Rooms Corporation Conference Coordinator - The Wooden Boat Museum of Newfoundland and Labrador

Research/Content Developer - Museum Planning Partners

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Volunteer History:

Youth Advisory Group Member - Canadian Commission for UNESCO

Global Catalyst Project Member - Canadian Commission for UNESCO

Board Member - The Wooden Boat Museum of Newfoundland and Labrador

Volunteer - Heritage Foundation of Newfoundland and Labrador

Executive member - Heritage Tomorrow NL

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Areas of Interest: Maritime history; museums and heritage preservation; gender; youth engagement; feminism; ships; women in trades; non-traditional workplaces.

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For more information on my professional, educational, and other experience, please click below and download a copy of my Curriculum Vitae.