Emily Vees

Emily Vees

Title: Associate Director
Office: Student Union 211
Phone: 330-972-6544
Email: evees@uakron.edu


Emily has a mixture of higher education and human resource experience and is skilled in assisting students and alumni with career preparation and job search strategies.

She serves as the Associate Director of Career Services and is the liaison for A&S Natural Sciences, Communications and College of Business and is the supervisor for our Career Center Peer Advisor program.  Emily continues to support The Disney Corporation on their University Relations team focusing on hiring entry-level talent into open positions throughout the company.

Prior to joining The University of Akron, Emily has served as the Assistant Director of Career Services at Walsh University where she focused on relevant learning, career readiness training and placement.

Emily has also worked with The Timken Company on their University Relations team focusing on attracting, hiring and retaining top talent throughout the organization. She has a background in providing individual and group career advising, facilitating workshops and presentation to classrooms/organizations and assisting students and alumni in obtaining relevant learning experiences as well as full-time placement.


Master's in Business Administration. Bachelor's of Arts in Psychology.

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Akron, OH 44325
Phone: 330-972-7111
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