Finding a job or internship as an international student does come with some additional responsibility, but The Career Center and the office of International Student & Scholar Services are here to help.

International Student Professional Development Advisor – The Career Center and Residence Life created a position, the International Student Personal and Professional Development Advisor (ISPPDA), to provide additional support for international students receiving career counseling at Emory University. The ISPPDA for the 2019-2020 academic year is Chelsea Appiah (

][[The ISPPDA can meet with students for a one-on-one consultation by appointment, 7 days a week. A Career Counselor can also refer students to the ISPDA.

F-1: Finding Meaningful Work in the US program: International students face unique challenges in securing US jobs and internships. Every year, The Career Center hosts professionals from an immigration law firm and Emory’s ISSS office to share strategies and resources to help international students successfully navigate the U.S. employment process. Check Handshake for event dates.

Hire Us is an event designed to connect students who have historically faced under representation and/or discrimination in work environments and hiring processes with employers committed to building and supporting a diverse and inclusive workforce. During this event, employers will be invited to connect directly with students who identify with:

  • Access/Disability
  • Students of Color
  • LGBT
  • Women

You will have the opportunity to not only learn about positions at the organization, you can also learn about how these employers support diversity & inclusion in the workplace.
 Check Handshake for dates and additional information.

Contact and Hours of Operation

Address: 200 Dowman Drive B. Jones Center, 2nd Floor, Atlanta, Georgia 30322
Phone: 404-727-6211
Regular Office Hours: Monday - Friday | 8:30AM - 5:00PM
Campus Closures / Holiday ScheduleThe Emory Career Center will be closed per the Emory University holiday schedule. In the case of inclement weather, Emory University will announce any additional closures through CEPAR (Office of Critical Event Preparedness and Response).

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Schedule Online, Call 404-727-6211 or email to schedule today!