University of Illinois at Chicago
Assistant Director of Career Services, School of Public Health
February 2012 — Present
Create, design and offer career development events ranging from job search strategies, networking, resume writing,curriculum vita, alumni panels, employer and fellowship sessions for HPA, CHS, Epi-Bio, and EOHS students. Initiated and successfully implemented a 6- week career development group with 100% high satisfactory ratings. Serve on the Alumni Board Student Outreach Committee to create a pipeline of networking opportunities for students entering the public health workforce. Plan and organize networking events such as Speed Networking to connect students with public health professionals and alumni. Increase office visibility and offer career resources using various social media platforms. Provide individualized career counseling, resume and CV reviews, recorded mock interviews and advice on job search strategies to students representing all disciplines and graduate levels within UIC’s School of Public Health.