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Career Development

Across 8 schools and the College of Arts and Sciences, career development is paramount to a Quinnipiac education. We provide all students with the skills, experiences and support to obtain a position in their desired field, while helping organizations choose ideal job recruits. Our school-specific approach provides employers with a highly customized recruiting experience, enabling them to target candidates in specific academic programs or schools.

Building your future workforce together

Our students and alumni bring a range of sought-after skills and knowledge to the modern workplace. If you are interested in hiring our students, we will work with you to build a customized program to meet your hiring needs.

We can assist you with:

  • Posting full-time and internship listings
  • Arranging dates to interview students on campus
  • Obtaining student resumes for specific positions
  • Developing an internship program
  • Arranging site visits for student groups
  • Participating in our career fairs
  • Post a job opportunity

To post a job opportunity on our online job portal, QU Career Connections, please follow the instructions below:

1. Log in or create your account on our Career Connections site

Visit QU Career Connections

2. Click ”Create Job Posting”
3. Complete the required job form fields
4. Press ”Submit”

Contact us

Our QUCC administrator is available for questions or troubleshooting issues.

School Career Development Contacts

School of Health Sciences

Cynthia Christie
Assistant Dean for Career Development
cynthia.christie@qu.edu
203-582-3656

Health Sciences career development

College of Arts and Sciences

Rick DelVecchio    
Director for Career Development
rick.delvecchio@qu.edu
203-582-3998

School of Business

Jill Koehler
Associate Dean for Career Development
jill.koehler@qu.edu
203-582-3655

School of Communications

Lila Carney
Director of Career Development
lila.carney@qu.edu
203-582-8725

School of Education

Beth Larkins-Strathy
Associate Dean of Education
Career Development for Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) 
beth.larkins-strathy@qu.edu
203-582-3510

School of Engineering

John Bau
Director of Career Development, School of Engineering
john.bau@qu.edu
203-582-7434

School of Nursing

Debra Fisher
Assistant Dean of Student Services
debra.fisher@qu.edu
203-582-7341

Alumni Connections

Kristina Galligan, alumni career development officer, helps alumnus Gary Binkiewicz ’14, MBA ’16, refine his resume.
Committed to your continued success

At Quinnipiac, we have a saying: “you are a Bobcat for life.” That means our commitment to student success doesn’t end at graduation. While current students enjoy a range of career development services, we extend many of the same resources to alumni from all our schools. 

The Quinnipiac Alumni Association is committed to empowering you with the tools and knowledge you need for career success at each stage of your professional life. The Alumni Career Development program provides a suite of timely and relevant programming, responsive to dynamic workforce and career needs.

Alumni career development services include personalized career advisement, peer-to-peer mentoring, virtual and on-site educational events, as well as a variety of self-directed professional development and job search resources.

Kristina Galligan - Alumni career development officer
kristina.galligan@qu.edu
203-582-7269

Alumni career development