Homewood Career Center
Homewood Career Center
Welcome! The Homewood Career Center supports and serves all Krieger and Whiting undergraduates, masters, PhD and postdoc students, regardless of post-graduate plans.
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Log into Handshake Use your JHED id to get connected to companies.
Explore your Career Interests Figure out how what you like can become your full-time job with these resources
Join a Career Academy Each industry-specific academy has basic timelines to help you find your dream career.
Develop your Skills Find out how to build a resume, write a cover letter, and network to find internship and job opportunities.
Find Internships and Jobs Internships, research or job shadowing opportunities are key to getting a great job post-graduation.
Drop-in Appointment Hours
Career Coaches on Campus
Mondays, 1-3 p.m., Writing Center, Paul Binkley
Tuesdays, 2-4 p.m., Levering Cafe, Lauren Barrett
Wednesdays, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Gilman Atrium, Nadine Goldberg
Thursdays, 11 a.m.-1p.m., Mudd Cafe, Caroline Kelly
Thursdays, 2-4 p.m., Wolman Res Life Office, Andrea Wiseman
Fridays, 10 a..m.-12p.m., Brody Cafe, Tessa McKenzie
Daily, 11-3, Garland 389
Tuesday and Wednesdays, 6-7:30pm, Brody
Appointments are open to all students starting in their sophomore year. All appointments can be made on Handshake. You will need to select a Career Academy in your Career Interests section to be matched with the correct coach.
News & Announcements
Intersession Career LabsDrop by a Career Lab during intersession in Brody 4040 to fine-tune skills to help you find fulfilling internships, experiences and jobs. Each lab is half an hour, and led by our career coaches. Please bring a laptop!
Career Exploration: Jan. 7 at 5pm, Jan. 18 at 5pm
Job & Internship Search: Jan. 8 at 5pm, Jan. 17 at 12:15pm, Jan. 25, 5pm
Resumes & Cover Letters: Jan. 9 at 5pm, Jan. 14 at 5pm, Jan. 22 at 5pm
Networking: Jan. 10 at 5pm, Jan. 16 at 5pm, Jan. 23 at 5pm
Interviewing: Jan. 11 at 5pm, Jan. 15 at 5pm, Jan. 24 at 5pm
Offer Negotiation: Jan. 15 at 12:15pm, Jan. 17 at 5pm
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