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The Career Development Center assists Northeastern Illinois University students and alumni in developing appropriate major and career options through individual appointments, assessments, job fairs, workshops, and many other on and off campus events.

We offer drop-in resume critiques Mondays and Wednesdays from 1-3pm.  At all other times, appointments are required.  Please call (773) 442-4680 to schedule an appointment.

Office Hours

Fall and Spring Semesters

Monday and Tuesday: 8:30 a.m - 7:00 p.m; Wednesday - Friday: 8:30 a.m - 4:30 p.m

Summer Semester

Monday and Tuesday 8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m; Wednesday - Friday: 8:30 a.m - 4:30 p.m

Appointment Scheduling

To schedule an appointment to meet with a member of our staff, please call (773) 442-4680, or visit B-119 during our office hours listed above.

Resume Critique Drop-In Hours

Mondays and Wednesdays: 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. (No appointment necessary during these hours).

Students and alumni may have their resume and/or cover letter critiqued by a career advisor at no cost. During the above drop-in hours, you will receive a brief, 15-minute critique of your resume. More in-depth resume critiques may be scheduled by appointment. To schedule an appointment, call (773-442-4680) or visit the office during regular office hours (Bldg. B, room 119).

If you need help getting started, please review our Resume Writing Guides for writing objective statementsdescribing employment experiences, and view sample resumes and cover letters that are available on our Additional Resources page.

Meet our Staff

Dr. Elaine Blair, Director of the Career Development Center
E-mail: e-blair@neiu.edu

Alan Jones, Coordinator for Career Services/Career Advisor
E-mail: a-jones13@neiu.edu

Nancy Inkertsiah, Coordinator for Career Services/Career Advisor
E-mail: n-inkertsiah@neiu.edu

Jonathan Goldstein, Coordinator for Career Services/ Employer Relations Coordinator
Email: j-goldstein2@neiu.edu

Ashanti Roberts, Office Support
Email: a-roberts2@neiu.edu

Brian Cordero, Student Career Specialist

Janice Garcia, Student Career Specialist

Malinda Jones, Career Specialist Intern

To schedule an appointment to meet with a member of our staff, please call (773) 442-4680.

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