Career Advising and Events

Public Health Career Advisors

Jeanie Kimbel, MA

Career Services, MPH Applied Practice Experience

Office: N180 CPHB

Contact Jeanie

A portrait of Jeanie Kimbel of the MPH Program at the University of Iowa College of Public Health.
College of Public Health Global Public Health Coordinator Sophie Switzer.

Sophie Switzer, MSc, CCSP

Career Services, Experiential Learning, Global Public Health

Office: N178 CPHB

Contact Sophie

The College of Public Health provides supportive career advising for all students enrolled in the college. These services are accessible through 1-on-1 appointments, workshops, seminar classes, and other events throughout the year.

The public health career services office works in collaboration with the university-wide career services programs – the Pomerantz Career Center and the Graduate Student Success Office. Students in the College of Public Health are encouraged to take advantage of these robust services as much as possible to enhance their professional development.

Advising Appointments

Career advisors in the college and at the university career centers are available for career counseling by appointment. To schedule an appointment with a collegiate advisor, students should log in to MyUI, select Advising Appointments, and click on College Offices or select the appropriate option below.

Public Health Career Advising Pomerantz Career Center Graduate Student Success Office

Resume and Document Review

Public Health career counselors have set aside designated 30-minute appointments each week to assist students with a detailed and personalized review of their professional documents, including resumes, CVs, and cover letters.

Note: The scheduling system for these sessions has changed. All resume review sessions will now be scheduled through MyUI. (updated April 2021)

Reserve Your Session on MyUI

Walk-in Hours

The CPH Career Services Office will host bi-monthly virtual walk-in hours for students who wish to ask general questions about career development, finding jobs and internships, and any other career-related concerns they might have.

Register to Attend Walk-in Hours on Handshake