Victoria Sanchez Resume Recent Grad/Research Experience
Location: Fresno, CA, USA
School: California State University, Fresno
Major: Anthropology

Victoria Sanchez Resume Recent Grad/Research Experience

Victoria Sanchez

Professional Summary

Enthusiastic college graduate eager to contribute to federal training program success through hard work, attention to detail and excellent organizational skills. Knowledgeable about social science research areas and qualitative research procedures. Detail-oriented team member with strong educational background in Anthropology, supported by field research and professional work experience in setting up and carrying out ethnographic research studies. Motivated to learn, grow and excel in disaster response programs.

Work History

March 2018 to April 2018
California State University, Fresno Fresno, CA
Transcription Editor

Reviewed four audio recordings of Fresno State faculty work-life balance workshops
Audio formatted in group session dialogue
Transcribed/edited approximately 8 hours of group session dialogue

July 2016 to November 2017
Oakmont Senior Living Fresno, CA

Served approximately 70 to 100 elderly residents three meals daily, maintained/ stocked bistro
Memorized dietary needs/desires of elder residents;
Gained experience working with elders including those who suffered from cognitive diseases
Maintained a positive attitude at all times, essential in care giving environments
Modified scheduled duties to accommodate to various physical and cognitive capabilities
Logging incidents of progressive signs of dementia
Kept log of physical incidents in dining room such as falls
Experienced in training and practicing the proper procedure when dealing with elderly who fell
Renewed food handler's certification

November 2013 to May 2016
Me N Ed's Pizzeria Fresno, CA
Shift Manager

Supervised/organized/ assigned daily tasks
Addressed co-workers concerns/questions
Found various ways to explain/teach employees
As shift manager accounted for diverse skill levels/personalities of co-workers
Directed/assisted team during busy hours
Ensured orders where on time
Opened/closed store
Addressed customer complaints
Completed paperwork upon closing
Renewed food handler's certification
Received 2 Employee of the Month awards


California State University, Fresno Fresno, CA
Bachelor of Arts Cultural Anthropology
GPA: 3.5

Major in Anthropology


Anthropology Coursework/ Projects 128 Environmental Anthropology Spring 2016 Environmental Ethnographic Research on Pollution in the Central Valley- Coordinated research project that focused on air, water, industrial and agricultural pollution create a stew like mixture of pollution in the Central Valley to gain a deeper understanding of how pollution affects the daily lives of residents living in the Valley
Presented findings from ethnographic research to peers
Co-authored on an academic journal article that was published by, Engagement: A blog published by the Anthropology and Environment Society a section of the American Anthropological Association
Received Certification of Completion from Cal EPA Air Resource Board for Online Fundamental Inspector Training
117 Health Illness and Healing Research - Produced an academic literature review on the quality of life in the U.S. for elderly with dementia
111 A& B Ethnographic Research Methods (3-semesters) Fresno Foodways Anthropology Majors Collaboration Project Spring 2018.- Qualitative research on the foodways of ethnically diverse residents of Fresno
Created web based article
Multimedia production
Publicized an event through social media outlets
Implemented cultural competence and practiced ethnographic research methods
Gerontology Coursework/Projects 100 Images of Aging Oral history projects with elders in Fall 2017 Conducted and recorded three legacy interviews with elders ranging from seventy to ninety years of age
Audio transcription
Essay formatted analysis of legacy interviews

Additional Information

Transcription Editor for West of the West Project in Fall 2016-Spring 2017
Listened to over forty hours of audio collections, transcribed and edited transcriptions of these audio tapes
Community Resilience Intern for Sustainable Groundwater Management, Fresno Government Commission on Drought SPRING 2016

FRESNO, CA 93722
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Report writing and analysis

Team collaboration

Organization and planning

Verbal and written communication

Data analysis/ strong analytical skills

Research planning/ project planning

Transcription and dictation

Rapport and relationship building

Customer service

public relations, interviewer, analysis, data, researcher, relationship building, rapport