Career Development

As an MPH student at Western, you will have access to Career Development services exclusive to the MPH Program. Our Career and Engagement Officer will assist you with developing your career development skills and finding employment upon graduation.

Our Career and Engagement Officer provides students and alumni with personalized career services, which include:

  • Preparing a skills-focused resume and cover letter
  • Developing a professional LinkedIn profile
  • Perfecting your interviewing skills
  • Learning networking tips and how to build professional relationships that will assist you as you move forward with a career in public health
  • Researching careers and opportunities that are available to you
  • Access to job postings in the field of public health

Career Development classes, which are integrated into the MPH curriculum, as well as individual appointments with the Career and Engagement Officer, will assist you with reaching your short and long term career goals.

Graduates of the MPH Program receive career services for life. The Career and Engagement Officer is always available to assist with the next step in an alum's public health career.

Courtney Hambides
Career and Engagement Officer
519.661.2111 ext. 86307