Homewood Career Center
Homewood Career Center
Welcome! The Homewood Career Center supports and serves all Krieger and Whiting undergraduates and masters students, regardless of post-graduate plans.
Start Your Career Journey
Log into Handshake Use your JHED id and password and fill out your profile.
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. Make sure you get the tips, internships and news you need by selecting your career interest in your Handshake profile.
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 Start thinking about this early, and you’ll feel less pressure later. Internships, research or job shadowing opportunities are key to getting a great job post-graduation.
Drop-in Appointment Hours
Career Coaches on Campus
Spring 2018 Drop-in Hours
Mondays, 2-4 pm, Mudd Cafe (Caroline Kelly, Consulting, Finance)
Tuesdays, 2-4 pm, Levering Cafe (Lauren Barrett, Health Sciences)
Wednesdays, 11-1, Levering Food Court, Garland Side (Nadine Goldberg, Arts, Media and Marketing)
Thursdays, 2-4 pm, Mudd Cafe (Andrea Wiseman, STEM and Innovation)
Fridays, 10:30 am-12:30 pm, Brody Cafe (Tessa McKenzie, Nonprofit and Government)
Stop by Garland 389 to get personal help from a trained peer advisor.
Starting Feb. 6, find peer advisors in blue polos in Brody Cafe.
Tuesday: 6-8 pm
Wednesday: 5-7 pm
Thursday: 5-7 pm
News & Announcements
Connecting JHU Students to Internships
Ciara Flowers has been at JHU less than two months, but she can’t wait to start connecting students with companies they will enjoy. “I like being able to be a conduit that allows people to access their next level, their next goal,” she says. Ciara Flowers is the assistant director
Get Into an Arts, Writing, or Video Career
Love art, storytelling, design, or film? Get connected to alumni and learn how they got their feet in the door at Arts, Media and Marketing Career Week, March 5-9. Four alumni-led events focus on working in museums and galleries; film and entertainment; writing and publishing; and the video game industry.
One Great Intern: Sonak Kolar, Feed the Children
Hiring a JHU student intern was a great decision for alumnus Andrew McNamee, MA ’12, and his colleagues at Feed the Children. Sonak Kolar, a sophomore majoring in international studies and economics, spent summer 2017 at Feed the Children as a government and international relations intern, where he was so
Nonprofit Week: Learn about Think Tanks, Community Orgs and Find Internships
If you’re passionate about social change and political movements, don’t miss Nonprofit Career Week: Feb. 12-15. Meet with alumni working for think tanks with various viewpoints, network with local and national nonprofits hiring interns, find out how to work in education without teaching, and connect at the Nonprofit Internship and