Resume with Summary of Qualifications

Posted in Career Blog

In a resume with summary of qualifications, the applicant highlights their career qualifications and skills as an introductory paragraph to the resume. This is a way in which many applicants find that addressing their most invaluable career values to an employer is helpful-as it sums up the contents of their resume, but also makes it most obvious for the employer. Below, is a sample of what a resume with summary of qualifications should look like.

Margery St. John

65 Fort Worth Road


PHONE: (555)-555-5555

EMAIL: [email]


Summary of Qualifications

Certified Anthropologist with 20 years experience in the museum industry. Provide teaching for museum visitors, engage in industry seminars, conduct specialized research, and maintain position as go to for all anthropologist and archeology questions and concerns. Prior to this, worked as a certified college professor in beginner and advanced anthropology courses; at Dartmouth College for ten years.

Work Experience

5/1990 – Present

Texas Historical Museum

Fort Worth, TX

Chief Museum Anthropologist

Provide industry experience and knowledge of all anthropology method and history for all museum departments, creation of exhibits, and interested museum visitors. Effectively communicate to all anthropology staff how to ensure all exhibits are accurate and maintained with the utmost of historical accuracy, while mentoring their own specialized courses of anthropology study for their own future exhibits. Offer weekly and at special times of the year teaching seminars on various specific anthropology topics for visitor interest.

9/1980 – 5/1990

Dartmouth College

Anthropology Professor

Responsible for the comprehensive instruction and review of all enrolled students in both beginning and advanced courses of Anthropology. Effectively communicate course content and curriculum, as well as all grading and method ancillary classes. Draft 3 courses per semester with full course syllabi and topics as reviewed by college and department board.


Masters in Cultural Anthropology

Dartmouth College, Hanover, N.H.

Bachelors of Science

Dartmouth College, Hanover, N.H.

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