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Work experience

Jun 2007Present

Career Counselor

University of California, Irvine
  • Create and implement career related videos using Adobe Premiere with over 40 videos to date
  • Design online Webshops utilizing Adobe Presenter
  • Provide individual career counseling for University of California, Irvine (UCI) students and alumni
  • Interpret Myers Brigg Type Indicator and Strong Interest Inventory results for students
  • Conduct career related workshops such as: resume, interview, and job search
  • Certified as a Gallup Strengths Educator
  • Develop and present lessons for groups on campus, including StrengthsFinder Seminars
  • Taught Career Planning Course Fall 2008
Nov 2005May 2007

Career Counselor

Indiana University School of Informatics
  • Created videos documenting employers and their perspective on the job search process
  • Assisted with planning and implementation of information technology campus career fairs that include more than 60 employers and 400 students
  • Wrote and recorded career podcasts
  • Served as administrator for online job and resume posting system, eCampusRecruiter, which provides services to approximately 500 employers and 560 students
  • Instructed Informatics Career Course of 10 - 20 students by planning course work, teaching classes, and evaluating students
  • Ranked by students in the 94th percentile of Indiana University faculty for the amount that the students felt they learned in the career course
  • Advised 500 undergraduates of Informatics and Computer Science on job and intern search process, including job search strategies, resume and cover letter critiques, and mock interviews
  • Created and implemented career services workshops on resumes and interviewing

Education

Sep 2005May 2007

MS

Indiana University, Bloomington
Sep 1999May 2003

BA

Indiana University, Bloomington

References

Dick McGarvey

Director of the Indiana University School of Informatics Career Center during my employment.

Kathryn Van Ness

Presentations

Committee Involvement

UCI All University Leadership Planning Committee, 2007, 2008

NACE Web 2.0 Committee, 2008-2009

Summary

Young career services professional with a strong desire to continue integrating technology into the field. Interested in developing professionally in both career services and e-learning

Presentations

  • You Too Can YouTube, National Association of Colleges and Employers 2008 Conference
  • Beyond Your Peers: Communicating Across Generations, UCI All University Leadership 2008 Conference
  • Creating Success as a Strengths Based Leader, UCI All University Leadership 2008 Conference
  • You Too Can YouTube, Mountain Pacific Association of Colleges and Employers 2008 Conference

Strengths

Ideation

Futuristic

Self-Assurance

Input

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