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Career Services


Career Service, SPH, main section image 450x200The School of Public Health (SPH) Career Services operates under the Office of Student Affairs. Career Services is dedicated to helping students and alumni with their job search and career development needs through one on one coaching, group advising, and information on career opportunities, field placement experiences, internships, career tools, networking opportunities, and career events throughout the academic year.

Individualized career coaching sessions are available Monday–Friday 9:00 am -5:00 pm.  Sessions are also available via Skype or phone.


    ⦁    Creating a customized CV, resume and cover letter
    ⦁    Offering feedback for recorded mock interviews
    ⦁    Strengths-based career coaching
    ⦁    Networking strategies
    ⦁    Posting jobs and special event notices on
    ⦁    Developing your personal brand
    ⦁    Creating and navigating LinkedIn
    ⦁    Optimizing your job search
    ⦁    Preparing for the field experience / applied practice experience


    To schedule an appointment please contact:
    Elizabeth (Liz) Herrera, MA, Associate Director, SPH Career Services
    Office of Student Affairs
    The University of Illinois at Chicago
    1603 W. Taylor St. (MC 923), Room 190b
    Chicago, IL 60612
    Phone: 312-413-9126

    Jaime Klaus, MA, Assistant Director of Internship Programs & Employer Outreach 
    Office of Student Affairs
    The University of Illinois at Chicago
    1603 W. Taylor St. (MC 923), Room 175
    Chicago, IL 60612
    Phone: 312-355-4272

    Please note that services are only available to UIC School of Public Health students and alumni.



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