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Subject :Assistant Director/Career Consultant for Dietrich College - Carnegie Mellon University

Assistant Director/Career Consultant for Dietrich College, Career and Professional Development Center (CPDC)-2004857 (candidates can apply at this webpage -


Job Summary
The Career and Professional Development Center (CPDC) at Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) is a centralized career center staffed by a team of 25 enthusiastic, dedicated, and highly-educated professionals who orchestrate the career exploration, experiential learning, and career networking needs of students and alumni. The CPDC empowers students and alumni to optimize their professional and life potential through career exploration, experiential learning, and connections with employers and opportunities.

We are looking for an Assistant Director/Career Consultant to work with undergraduate and graduate students within Dietrich College at CMU. This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated top performer with higher education and/or industry experience to demonstrate knowledge in a unique role within one of the most respected schools in the world.

You will focus on career development initiatives for students within specific departments (English, History, Modern Languages, Philosophy, and Psychology) and Institute for Politics and Strategy within the college. The connected culture between the CPDC and Dietrich College allows the opportunity to collaborate between the academic and career realms, be mobile on and off-campus, meeting the students where they spend their time, and to work independently in a fast-paced and dynamic environment. You should demonstrate the ability to build and grow relationships, not only with students, but with department heads, academic coordinators, faculty, and employers. CMU retains a diverse student population, so cultural sensitivity and competencies are essential to this role.

Applications received by February 15, 2017 will receive priority consideration. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until an appointment is made. Application materials should include a letter of interest and resume.

• Master's Degree in related field (i.e. College Student Personnel, Higher Education Administration, Counseling) or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
• Valid Driver's License
• Minimum Two (2) years full-time, post-masters experience in career counseling in a university setting, three (3) or more years preferred
• Experience working with students from a humanities, social sciences, or liberal arts background preferred
• Demonstrated presentation skills to various audience sizes and levels (students, parents, faculty, alumni, etc.)
More Information
Carnegie Mellon is a global research university with more than 13,000 students, 100,000 alumni, and 5,000 faculty and staff. Recognized for its world-class arts and technology programs, collaboration across disciplines, and innovative leadership of education in the fields of Business Administration, Computer Science, Engineering, Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Public Policy & Information Systems, and Science, Carnegie Mellon is consistently ranked among the top 25 universities in the United States. For more information about Carnegie Mellon University, visit our website at

Please visit “Why Carnegie Mellon” to learn more about becoming part of an institution inspiring innovations that change the world. A listing of employee benefits is available at:

Carnegie Mellon University considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.
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Job Function
: Student Services
Primary Location
: United States-Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh
Time Type: Full Time
Minimum Education Level: Master's Degree or equivalent
Salary: Negotiable
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