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Assistant Director, Career Services
Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism is currently seeking an Assistant Director, Career Services. Reporting to the Associate Dean, the incumbent works to implement a multifaceted strategy of educating, advising and supporting students in their efforts to find employment opportunities. Serves as the department’s primary career counselor for a portfolio of students with a wide variety of interests and specializations, with a particular focus and leadership role working with faculty and students in the new data degree program, dual degree computer science candidates and students interested in computational and investigative journalism. Responsible for developing a strategic plan with annual reports to identify and build out relationships with key companies, players and targets of opportunity at the intersection of technology and media and in the evolving realms of data and computational journalism.
Bachelor’s degree and/or equivalent required. Master’s degree preferred and a minimum of 3–5 years of related experience, preferably on the editorial side of journalism, student counseling and/or academic management in the field.
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