Career Counseling Appointments

Center for Career Development (CCD) career counselors are certified to conduct formal career assessments (Myers-Briggs Type Indicator® and Strong Interest Inventory®) and can assist you on various career related questions including the following:

  • Assess skills, personality type, interests and values
  • Match their self-assessment and academic interests with career interests
  • Research internships, job and graduate school opportunities
  • Develop resumes, cover letters, personal statements, on-line profiles
  • Prepare for interviews and negotiations

How to Make an Appointment

To make an appointment, first identify your assigned career counselor (see below), then call Carol McTiernan at 718-862-7421 to make an appointment with your counselor.

  • Individual career counseling can be conducted via Skype, phone and in-person.
  • Appointment times range from 30 to 45 minutes in length.
  • Please send an electronic copy of your résumé, cover letter and personal statement before the meeting.
  • You must give 24 hour advance notice to cancel or reschedule an appointment. 

Career Counselors & Advisors

Undergraduate Students

School Counselor Email
School of Arts Sharon D’Amelia sharon.damelia@manhattan.edu
School of Business (freshman) Bernadette Blocker bernadette.blocker@manhattan.edu
School of Business (all others) Aileen Farrelly aileen.farrelly@manhttan.edu
School of Education & Health Sharon D’Amelia sharon.damelia@manhattan.edu
School of Engineering Meghan Makarczuk meghan.makarczuk@manhattan.edu
School of Science Meghan Makarczuk meghan.makarczuk@manhattan.edu

Graduate Students

School Counselor Email
School of Education & Health Kelly Ahn kelly.ahn@manhattan.edu
School of Continuing and Professional Studies (SCPS) Bernadette Blocker bernadette.blocker@manhattan.edu

Graduate School & Fellowship Counseling

The Director of the Center for Graduate School and Fellowship Advisement, Rani Roy, serves undergraduate, graduate and alumni from all 6 schools for individual appointment to discuss research opportunities, scholarships, fellowships, and graduate school application process. Appointments are available via Skype, phone and in-person.