Meet Alison Smith – your advisor at the Career Development Center

Did you know that science students have their own career advisor at the Career Development Center?

Alison Smith is a career advisor for science students at the Career Development Center / Arts and Sciences Career Services.  You can make an appointment with her by following these directions:

How to Schedule a Career Advising Appointment in My Jobs

Here’s more information about Alison.  Meet with her today!


Alison Smith

Alison’s passion for career development was discovered during her undergraduate education while she worked as a peer advisor for the Career Development Center at the University of Richmond. After graduation, she moved to Chicago and took a job as a recruiter. Missing the higher education environment, she accepted a position at the University of Chicago in Dual Career Services. In her role, she assisted the spouses and partners of new faculty members and faculty recruits. Alison is excited to be back working with students and helping them discover their career goals. Alison is a career advisor for the College of Arts & Sciences. Students enrolled in degree programs within the Natural & Mathematical Sciences division can schedule an appointment with Alison to receive career-related assistance.  Visit and schedule an appointment with Alison through your myjobs account.