Contact Us Career Services

Contact Us

We are committed to providing an exceptional student and employer experience through: service and support, collaboration and community & teamwork and trust.

Book an appointment

You can get career development support with us in person by booking an appointment on Elevate.

Drop-in hours

Stop by Career Services during our drop-in hours if you need some guidance on a quick question or some one-on-one help. Drop-in appointments are typically 15 minutes in length. If you require a longer appointment, we recommend booking through Elevate.

Virtual drop-in (via Zoom)

  • Monday/Tuesday/Thursday/Friday | Noon – 1:30 p.m. MT

In-person drop-in (located in MSC 188)

  • Wednesday | Noon–1 p.m.
    Resume Rescue: Bring in a paper copy of your resume and/or cover letter for review with a career development specialist! 

Hours of operation

Monday to Friday

8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Email

Students csstdnt@ucalgary.ca

Employers recruit@ucalgary.ca

Address

Career Services, MSC 188
University of Calgary
2500 University Drive NW
Calgary, Alberta T2N 1N4

Staff directory

  1. Shawna Bava

    Director, Career Development and Life Design

    snbava@ucalgary.ca

    403.220.3733

     

  2. Cyndy Chan

    Team Lead, Business Operations

    cgmchan@ucalgary.ca

    403.220.2691

  3. Matthew Geddes

    Team Lead, Career Development Specialist, Master’s Students

    mjgeddes@ucalgary.ca

    403.210.7894

  1. Rizwana Akbar

    Administrative Coordinator

    rizwana.akbar@ucalgary.ca

    403.220.3504

  2. Wafa Shogaa Adin

    Program Assistant

    wafa.shogaaadin@ucalgary.ca

    403.220.2651

  1. Ryan Klopp

    Employer Relations Specialist

    recruit@ucalgary.ca

    403.220.4274

    Want to book a recruitment consultation?
    Visit our online booking calendar.

  2. Lawrence Chan

    Project Administrator, Explore Micro-Placements

    recruit@ucalgary.ca

    403.220.3700

    Want to book a micro-placement consultation?
    Visit our online booking calendar.

  1. Undergraduate students

    David Cataford
    Career Development Specialist, Undergraduate Students
    dcatafor@ucalgary.ca
    403.210.6039

    Calvin Harrison Yeung
    Career & Digital Resource Specialist, Undergraduate Students
    harrison.yeung@ucalgary.ca
    403.210.9642

  2. International students

    Ariane Guan
    Career Development Specialist, International Students
    ariane.guan@ucalgary.ca
    403.210.9619

     

  3. Master’s and PhD students

    Matthew Geddes
    Career Development Specialist, Master's Students
    mjgeddes@ucalgary.ca
    403.210.7894

    Charlotte Anyango Ong’ang’a
    Career Development Specialist, PhD Students
    charlotte.onganga1@ucalgary.ca
    403.220.5067


A student participating in a virtual workshop

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Did you know we provide custom career development programming to faculties, classes and student groups?

If you'd like Career Services to present a workshop or session for your students, fill out our webform and we'll get in touch shortly.

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Our vision

We envision actively engaged students and alumni fulfilling their purpose; excelling in their careers; and contributing to the betterment of their communities.

Our mission

To support individuals in connecting their passion to their purpose and create space to let opportunities grow.

Our values

Service and support, collaboration and community, teamwork and trust.