Careers

 

1. Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences- Career Development Coordinator

For advice about careers please contact:

Andrea Keating
Career Development Coordinator (Humanities and Social Sciences)
Arts and Administration Bldg
Room A-2070
864-8363
avkeating@mun.ca

Andrea Keating is the Career Development Coordinator for the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences. Her expertise and guidance are available to students in the faculty and to alumni. Appointment types include: career consultation, resume and cover letter consultation, job search consultation, mock interview, Gzowski internship consultation.

To book an appointment, email Andrea Keating.

To get started, browse this listing of career possibilities and imagine where a Bachelor of Arts Degree can take you.

2. ArtsWorks: Bachelor of Arts Professional Development Series 

ArtsWorks is a professional development series exclusively for students in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS). Throughout the series, HSS students will learn ways to develop and speak about their employable skills, build a professional network and gain a clearer understanding of how their degree can lead to a successful career. All sessions are offered in person and some are available online.

Bachelor of Arts Employability Skills Workshop:

In this interactive session, Bachelor of Arts students will learn to identify and speak about their skills in a professional context.

Date: Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019
Time: 3:00 - 3:50 p.m.
Location: SN 4078
To register: https://bit.ly/2A4C5IH

*This event is open to Bachelor of Arts students and is available in-person or online. 

Opportunities to Develop Your Professional Skills on Campus:

In this session, Bachelor of Arts students will learn about different opportunities on campus to develop professional skills and how these experiences can augment their studies and lead them to their career goals.

Date: Wednesday, January 30th, 2019
Time: 3:00 - 3:50 p.m.
Location: SN 4078
To register: https://bit.ly/2UYAD3k

*This event is open to Bachelor of Arts students and is available in-person or online.

Career Paths for Bachelor of Arts Students through the Center for Social Enterprise:

In this session, presenter Hannah Gaultois (Social Enterprise Partner Relations Officer) will discuss social enterprise related work placement opportunities available to BA students and how these experiences can help students hone their skills and explore future career paths.

Date: Wednesday, February 6th, 2019
Time: 3:00-3:50
Location: SN 4078
To register: https://bit.ly/2CsKYgM

*This event is open to Bachelor of Arts students and is available in-person or online.

Grad School: Is it for Me?

In this session, learn about the graduate school application process, the professional skills developed through a graduate program and the benefits of adding a post graduate degree to your resume.

Date: Wednesday, February 13th, 2019
Time: 3:00-3:50
Location: SN 4078
To registerhttps://bit.ly/2EGIvBN

*This event is open to Bachelor of Arts students and is available in-person or online.

The Art of Small Talk: Learn How to Network Effectively:

In this session, Bachelor of Arts students will learn strategies on how to make professional connections in formal and informal settings.

Date: Wednesday, February 27th, 2019
Time: 3:00 - 3:50 p.m.
Location: University Center - UC 4000
To register: https://bit.ly/2V5nvJA

*This event is open to Bachelor of Arts students and is available in-person. 

To learn more about the Arts Works series, please contact Andrea Keating.

3. CBC Radio Peter Gzowski Internship- Deadline Friday, February 1, 2019

Memorial is one of only four universities across Canada given this rare opportunity to gain valuable work experience in radio production with CBC Radio. The CBC Radio Peter Gzowski Internship competition is open to students in the final year of their degree program and the selected applicant will receive a week of training in Toronto before continuing with their internship here in St. John's. The Gzowski intern will receive a weekly salary and be compensated for travel and accommodation expenses for the training. This internship opportunity takes place each year starting early May and continues until the end of August.

Application packages must be submitted before the deadline of Noon on Friday, February 1, 2019. To learn more about the application requirements and selection process, visit www.cbc.ca/gzowskiinternships or contact the Career Development Coordinator.

Contact

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000