Career Services counselors are available to discuss concerns regarding career planning and job hunting during appointments, walk-ins and mock interviews. Walk-in appointments are 15-minute meetings available on a first-come first-served basis, appointments are half-hour meetings scheduled in advance and mock interviews are one-hour practice sessions designed to sharpen your interviewing skills. Videoing is available for mock interviews upon request. In addition to our regular walk-ins, also check out our schedule of wandering walk-ins at various cultural centers.
Click on your school for information on how to set up a time to meet with your Career Services counselors.
|Appointments & Walk-ins||Email Distribution Lists||215.898.7529|
From the left: Heather Tranen, Maxine Mitchell, Claire Klieger, Alyssa Perkins, Anne Marie Gercke, Mylène Kerschner. For staff biographies, click here.
Claire Klieger, Senior Associate Director
Anne Marie Gercke, Associate Director
Mylène Kerschner, Associate Director
Heather Tranen, Associate Director
Maxine Mitchell, Graduate Assistant
Alyssa Perkins, Administrative Assistant
march 31: claire klieger's walk-in hours are from 11:30-12:00
april 3: claire klieger's walk-in hours are cancelled
|Claire Klieger||Monday - Friday||11:00am - 12:00pm|
|Heather Tranen||Monday - Friday||1:30pm - 2:30pm|
|Anne Marie Gercke||Monday - Friday||2:30pm - 3:30pm|
|Mylène Kerschner||Monday - Friday||3:30pm - 4:30pm|
To schedule an appointment in advance, call 215-898-7529. Generally, pre-scheduled appointments are 30 minutes in length.
Making a Pre-Grad, Pre-Law or Pre-Med appointment? Call 215-898-1789.
College Resume Critiques
If you'd like a critique, submit any documents for review specifically to the College of Arts and Sciences team by dropping off printed documents in our office to Alyssa Perkins at the CAS desk. You may also submit documents by emailing email@example.com and putting "Resume Review Request" in the subject line. Please allow up to one week for your review to be completed by an advisor. You may submit the same document for review no more than two times in one month.
We are here to help you with all aspects of your career - from career exploration and decision-making to writing the perfect resume.
In order to keep you informed of programs, job opportunities, and employment news, we maintain e-mail distribution lists for each class (by year of graduation). We use these lists frequently and many students find the service to be quite helpful. We are very careful to title our subject lines carefully so that you can delete any mail that is not relevant to your needs. You must have an e-mail ending in ".upenn.edu" to subscribe.
If you are a current student and would like to join a distribution list, please send an e-mail specifying your major and year of graduation to the following:
Class of 2015
Class of 2016
Class of 2017
Class of 2018
If you are an alum and would like to join the Career Services job postings listserv for Penn alumni, subscribe to CASCSALUMNI5@lists.upenn.edu.
If you have questions about our Alumni Services, please contact us.
To subscribe to this list, send an e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org
with this command in the body of the e-mail: SUBscribe CASCSALUMNI5
|Appointments & Walk-ins||Email Distribution Lists||215.898.3012|
From left to right: Beth Olson, Tamara Mason, Rosette Pyne, and Jamie Grant
For staff biographies, please click here.
|Rosette Pyne, |
Senior Associate Director
|Jamie Grant, Associate Directoremail@example.com |
|Tiffany Franklin, Associate Director|
|Tamara Mason, |
Advisors are available to discuss concerns regarding career planning and job searching through half-hour appointments or on a walk-in basis. Walk-in advising blocks are 1015 minutes long and are on a first-come, first-served basis. Please arrive at least 15 minutes before start of each walk-in block in order to sign in. Walk-in sessions are in our offices in Suite 20 in the basement of the McNeil Building.
Appointments: To schedule an appointment in advance with a career advisor, contact Tamara at 215-898-3012.
Walk-Ins: Starting Wednesday, January 14th
From March 17th until march 31st, 10am - 11am walk ins will be held in the towne bldg. Room 123 (tuesdays & wednesdays only).
*Please note that all other walk-ins will be held in our office in the McNeil Bldg as usual.
|Monday - Thursday||10:00am - 11:00am|
|Monday - Friday||2:00pm - 3:00pm|
Engineering Resume Critiques
If you would like to have your resume critiqued by a career advisor, submit any documents for review specifically to the Engineering Team at Career Services by dropping off printed documents in our office when classes are in session. Emailed resumes will only be accepted for alumni or students who are abroad. If by email, please be sure that the documents sent are in Word (no PDFs) and that you put "Review Request" in the subject line. Please allow up to three to five business (working) days for your review to be completed.
|Appointments & Walk-ins||Email Distribution Lists||215.898.4381|
From left to right: Sharon Fleshman, Ebony Brown, Sarah Hastings, John Tuton
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Sharon Fleshman, Senior Associate Director
Available by appointment.
John Tuton, Career Counselor
Available by appointment on Mondays and Tuesdays
Sarah Hastings, Career Counselor
Available by appointment on Wednesdays and Thursdays
Lauren Kemp, Administrative Assistant
Walk-in Hours: Monday, 12pm - 1pm
Individual Advising: Discuss career issues/options, job search strategies/implementation and networking tactics with a counselor, or have your resume, C.V., and cover letters critiqued. Call (215) 898-4381 to schedule an appointment. All meetings are confidential.
Mock Interviews: Practice is the best way to approach interviews with confidence! Meet with a Career Services counselor for a one-hour practice interview to sharpen your skills. Videotaping is available.
Nursing Resume Critiques: If you'd like a critique, submit any documents for review specifically to the Nursing team by sending them to Lauren Kemp at firstname.lastname@example.org and putting "Review Request" in the subject line. Please submit your document in Word (not PDF) and allow up to one week for your review to be completed by an advisor.
|Appointments & Walk-ins||Email Distribution Lists||215.898.7533|
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Barbara Hewitt, Senior Associate Director
David Ross, Associate Director
Mae Wang, Graduate Assistant
Tamara Mason, Administrative Assistant
To confirm walk-in times, make an appointment to see a counselor or ask questions, please call (215) 898-7533.
Counselors are available to discuss concerns regarding choosing a career, career planning, summer and permanent employment searches and other related issues. The schedule for 15 minute walk-in sessions is below.
(Please check for updates, indicated in BLUE below first.)
Regular Walk-in Hours for Spring 2015 (starting January 12th)
|David Ross:||Monday through Thursday: 10:00am to 11:00am|
|Barbara Hewitt:||Monday through Friday: 1:30pm to 2:30pm|
|Mae Wang:||Wednesday & Thursday: 3:30pm to 4:30pm|
To make an appointment, please call 215-898-7533.
Resume Critique: Wharton students who would like a resume and/or cover letter critique should email their documents directly to Barbara Hewitt (email@example.com) or David Ross (firstname.lastname@example.org). Please only send your document(s) to one of them. Send Word documents only (not PDFs) and indicate the type of position(s) you will be seeking. You will receive feedback within one week.
E-mail Distribution List: Current undergraduates are automatically enrolled. Please email Barbara Hewitt to be added to the Wharton Undergraduate Alumni Career Listserv or if you have questions about the undergraduate listservs.