Staff Profile - Rajitha P S

 

Name

Rajitha P S.

Designation

Research Assistant - Pattanam Archaeological Research (On Contract)  

Contact Info:

 

rakchrrajitha@gmail.com

Working in KCHR Since

June 2013

Education Summary

• MA Malayalam Language and Literature - M G University, 2012

• Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Application- C-DIT, 2010

• BA Malayalam Language and Literature - MG University, 2007

Professional Experience

• Working as Research Assistant in Kerala Council for Historical Research since 2013

• Adhaar Enrollment Supervisor (2012-2013)

• Computer Operator (2011-2012) in INFOTECH Computer Education (Government Works).

• Teacher (2010- 2011) in Open School- Anad, Nedumangad.

Professional Milestones / Achievements

• Pottery Supervisor/ Registrar in Pattanam Archaeological Excavations (2013- present)

• Pottery Yard Assistant in Pattanam Archaeological Excavations(2009-2011)

• Trench Assistant in Pattanam Archaeological Excavations (2008-2009)

Academic Activities

• Participated in the National Museum Exhibition, Delhi, 2015

• Attended workshop on 'Architectural Features of ancient port cities conducted by KCHR and British Museum in Kerala' (2015) and 'Indian Ocean Trade and Archaeology of Technology:Personal Adornments from Pattanam' conducted by KCHR and British Museum at Pondicherry University (2013).

• Participated in exploration of Kodanadu region in Ernakulam (2014)

• Participated in the exploration in Vengola Archaeological Site, Kerala in 2014 and also in the Kollam port

• Field visit in the Arikamedu Archaeological Site, Pondicherry in 2013 

• Participated Ethno Archaeological field study on Traditional Boat building and carpentry at Pattanam in November 2015 and Gold Smithy at Paravoor in September 2013

Publications

Rajitha P.S, 2013-2015, Pottery & Tile registers in the Interim Reports of Pattanam Excavations 2013-2015 (3 reports), KCHR.