Executive Director and Director
The executive director and director set the overall strategy and the vision for the Office of Career Services and engage internal and external stakeholders to help prepare Princeton students to live, work and lead in a global society.
Communications and Operations
The Communications and Operations team is responsible for ensuring students are always aware of and have access to career and professional development resources and services provided by the office. This team also collaborates with campus partners and external organizations to help enhance programming and the student experience.
Employer/Alumni Engagement and Outreach
Career Services' employer/alumni relations and recruiting staff help connect students with employers and alumni, ensuring that those investigating their career paths have ongoing access to alumni and a broad range of career opportunities to help them plan for future success — including job and internship opportunities with a diverse array of global employers.
Career Advising & Education
Career advisers assist students and alumni in choosing a major, exploring career interests, applying to graduate or professional school, looking for a job or internship or developing a career strategy. Our career advising staff is knowledgeable in the career development process, a wide range of career options and industries, graduate school application procedures and job market trends. We have listed some specialty areas below, however all of our career advisers can meet with any Princeton undergraduate, graduate student or alum.
Peer Career Advisers
Our Peer Career Adviser (PCA) program supports the involvement of Princeton undergraduates in assisting their peers with career information, resources and referrals. They also represent Career Services in programs and functions across campus. PCAs are trained in providing information to fellow students about our programs, directing students to available resources and serving as a first point of contact for students seeking career-related information. Be on the lookout for PCAs in the residential colleges and organizing events with student groups across campus.
Student Affairs Graduate Interns
Graduate students from other institutions studying student affairs spend time in our office exploring career services as a future career path. Interns work on a variety of projects and areas including event planning and support, shadowing counselors, outreach and more.