Career Profiles

Alumni Career Programs publishes monthly articles that spotlight the careers of University of Chicago alumni.

Click to jump to past years in our archive:

2015       2016

 
2016
  July 2016: Mairi Best, PHD'00

Alumna channels a lifelong love of oceans into career in oceanic research and monitoring

 

 

 

 

 

 

March 2016: Patricia Eisenhardt, AB'93

Alumna finds her niche in medical technology innovation and startups

January 2016: David Fischer, AB'87

Alumnus inspired by his UChicago experience in work with the aerospace industry 

   
2015

December 2015: Shannon Runyon, AB'87

Alumna leverages her travel experience in work with the US Department of State

   

November 2015: Rachel Fuchs, AB'06 

Dual Economics and Public Policy alumna leverages her post-graduation volunteer experience in work with immigrants and Colorado communities

   

October 2015: Patricia Ward, PhD'88  

Alumna discusses lessons learned from venturing into the unexpected

   

August 2015: Julie Burros, AB'86  

Burros reflects on her experience creating municipal cultural plans for Boston and Chicago

   

September 2015: Prentice Butler, AB'02  

South Shore native, University of Chicago alumnus, and Alumni Association volunteer stewards meaningful change in Chicago’s 4th Ward

   

June 2015: Jamie Smith, AB'07 

Smith reflects on her experience in the nonprofit sector and shares her insights for new and soon-to-be graduates looking to enter the field

 

If you would like to nominate an alumnus/a to be featured in a future article, please email Ally Schultz at amschultz@uchicago.edu.