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Career and Employment Resources: Barry Career Development Center

Access our services remotely!


  • Online Resources: Students may access career resources online for assistance with resume and cover letter writing, interview preparation, job search strategies, graduation school information, and more.
  • New Appointments and Inquiries: Students may request a phone or virtual meeting with a career counselor via Handshake. For all other inquiries, we ask that you submit general questions on career-related topics to your Career Counselor Liaison or A staff member will respond as soon as possible.


  • Job/Internship Applications: Handshake is an available and robust resource for those seeking job and internship opportunities.
  • Employer Information Sessions: All employer networking and information sessions will be provided virtually during this period.

Career Guide


Table of Contents

  • Meet the Career Development Center
  • Handshake
  • 4-Year Plan
  • Resume Guidelines & Samples
  • Reference Page Guidelines & Sample
  • Cover Letter Guidelines & Sample
  • Emails & Thank You's
  • Interview Guidelines
  • Researching the Employer
  • Networking, Linkedin & Informational Interviews 
  • Evaluating & Negotiating Job Offers 

View the Career Guide Here 

Meet the Staff


John MoriartyDirector 

  • School of Business

Shaunie Wall Marshall, Associate Director

  • College of Arts and Sciences:
    • Biology, Physical Sciences, General Studies, Undecided/Undeclared
  • College of Nursing and Health Sciences:
    • All majors/degree programs except Nursing
  • School of Podiatric Medicine

Kimberly Timpone, Associate Director 

  • College of Arts and Sciences:
    • Communication, English & Foreign Languages, Fine Arts, History & Political Science, Liberal Studies, Mathematics & Computer Science, Psychology, Sociology & Criminology, Theology & Philosophy

Gurbet Akdogan, Senior Career Counselor 

  • College of Nursing and Health Sciences:
    • Nursing Programs
  • School of Social Work
  • School of Education


The Career Development Center's recruiting and career services platform for students and alumni.

With Handshake, you can: 

  • Connect with Employer and Mentors
  • Search for Job and Internship Opportunities
  • Find Career Events
  • Schedule Appointments with your Career Counselor 

Create your online profile at and login with your Barry email and password 

Contact Us

John Moriarty,

Shaunie Wall Marshall,

Kimberly Timpone,

Gurbet Akdogan,

For questions, contact:

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Kimberly Timpone
11300 NE 2nd Avenue
Miami Shores, FL 33161