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

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

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

Classroom Zip Talks

  • Employers can visit classrooms to give short talks on trending topics
  • Contact Career Services to see what presentations are available

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

In-demand

Contact Career Services


Locations:

Student Union, Room 211
Polsky, Room 451
The Buchtel College of Arts & Sciences, Room 126
The College of Business Administration, Room 260

Phone: 330-972-7747

Email: career@uakron.edu

Career Lab:
Walk-ins welcome!
Mon - Fri, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Meet our staff in Career Services

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