Robert Curran

                        - JOB OBJECTIVE -

    Seeking full-time position as an electronics technician.

                          - EDUCATION -

9/72 to 6/75   High School Diploma:  Crossland High School, Camp
               Springs, Maryland.

               Have taken job related courses at Peabody
               Institute of the John Hopkins University, Prince
               Georges Community College, several seminars at
               various locations and in-house training courses. 
               List available on request.

                       - WORK EXPERIENCE -

3/86 to Date   National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC
             - Lead Electronic Technician:  Supervise the
               operation of the Exhibits Department Electronics
               Shop; design prototype audio, video and control
               electronic circuits; operate and repair audio and
               video production/editing equipment; design,
               install and maintain CATV distribution networks;
               design, set-up and operate PA, video and audio
               systems (including media feeds) for special events
               and press conferences; enter receiving reports
               into the Smithsonian Funding System computerized
               financial system; keep abreast of newest
               technologies using the Internet and other

9/94 to Date   Maryland - National Capital Park and Planning
               Commission, Upper Marlboro, Maryland
             - Instructor:  Teach country line dancing at two
               community centers.

10/75 to 3/86  Radio Shack, Springfield, Virginia
             - Electronic Technician:  Repaired audio, video and
               control consumer electronic equipment within the
               Radio Shack product line.

                      - SKILLS & ABILITIES -

             - Taught electronics theory portion of Ham Radio
               License classes for the Southern Maryland Amateur
               Radio Club.
             - Gave lectures on astronomy and folklore in the
               Albert Einstein Planetarium of the National Air    
               and Space Museum.
             - Teach country line dancing for the Maryland -
               National Capital Park and Plannng Commission.
             - Wrote an article which was published in the March
               1991 issue of "The Planetarian" trade journal on
               the construction of a planetarium electro-optical
               effect which I designed and built.

             - Perform duties of Acting Chief of the Exhibits
               Department Audio/Visual Production Unit, as
             - Organized and coordinated the relocation of the
               VHF repeater site for the Southern Maryland
               Amateur Radio Club.

             - Am skilled in the operation and maintenance of
               several types of audio and video production
               equipment and electronic test equipment.  Lists
               available on request.

             - Am skilled in the operation of IBM personal
               computers and many software packages.  List
               available on request.

                           - AWARDS -

1991           Cash award for Sustained Superior Performance.

1995           Cash award for Special Act.

                        - PERSONAL DATA -

             - Hobbies include:  Amateur radio, country/western
               dancing, radio control model airplanes, model
               railroading, gem and mineral collecting, jewelry
               making, electronics, music, astronomy, volleyball,
               archery, fishing, biking, hiking and camping.
             - Professional Association Membership in National
               Teachers Association for Country Western Dancing.
             - Community Association Membership in Southern
               Maryland Country Western Dance Association,
               Southern Maryland Rock and Mineral Club, Charles
               County Radio Control Club, Academy of Model
               Aeronautics, American Radio Relay League.
             - Subscribe to:  "Country Dance Lines" magazine,
               "Model Aviation" magazine, "Model Airplane News"
               magazine, "Rock and Gem" magazine, "Trailer Life"
               magazine, "Mobile Beat" magazine and "QST"