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Career and Employment Resources: Barry Career Development Center

Access our services remotely!

CAREER PREPARATION SERVICES:

  • 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 careercenter@barry.edu. A staff member will respond as soon as possible.

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES:

  • 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

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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

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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

Handshake

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 www.barry.joinhandshake.com and login with your Barry email and password 

Contact Us

John Moriarty, jmoriarty@barry.edu

Shaunie Wall Marshall, swall@barry.edu

Kimberly Timpone, ktimpone@barry.edu

Gurbet Akdogan, gakdogan@barry.edu

For questions, contact:

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Kimberly Timpone
Contact:
11300 NE 2nd Avenue
Miami Shores, FL 33161
305-899-4010
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