Career Services for Faculty & Staff

Career services uses Handshake to connect students and employers.

The University of Akron's networking and job board

The University of Akron Career services resources

Classroom Presentation and Workshops

  • Contact Career Services to schedule a classroom presentation or workshop
  • Resume & Cover Letter Writing
  • Interviewing Skills
  • Career Services Overview
  • Handshake Networking and Job Board
  • Job Search Strategy
  • Personal Statement
  • Graduate School Planning
  • Networking
  • Professionalism
  • Dress for Success
  • LinkedIn and Social Media
  • Co-op/Internship Orientation
  • Soft Skills and Transferable Skills

The University of Akron Career services resources

Employer Support

Employer Connections

  • Career Services can help faculty and staff connect employers to UA
  • We help provide opportunities for:
    • Networking
    • Experiential learning
    • Career development

    The University of Akron Career services resources

    Events & Current Job Postings

    Job board

    • Handshake is the University's job board for UA students and alumni

    External (RSS) Feeds

    • External (RSS) feeds of current Handshake job postings are available to faculty
    • Links are consistently updated to show up to 200 active job postings for each major
      • Review what employers and job openings are available to students in that field
      • Show what skills and qualifications employers are seeking
      • Help students stay abreast of current trends
    • Contact Career Services to receive the link

    On-Campus Events


    Contact Career Services


    • Jean Hower Taber Student Union, Rm 211
    • Buchtel College of Arts & Sciences, Rm 126
    • College of Business, Rm 161

    Meet our staff in Career Services

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