Harvard Extension School

The Office of Career Services (OCS) serves Harvard Extension School (HES) admitted undergraduate and graduate degree candidates and alumni. In addition, OCS welcomes HES Premedical Program participants in need of general career advice and support. Please note: OCS does not offer HES candidates or alumni fellowship or premedical services. HES candidates interested in premed advising should connect with HES Premedical Program Office after speaking with their academic adviser.

All Harvard Extension School current students can view information about Career and Academic Resource Center (CARC) services on the Extension School Career Services page.

OCS offers a wide range of services tailored to the needs of adult learners at all stages of their careers, including those seeking to make a career change or move within their current company or field. To make the most of OCS career resources, we recommend that you set up a Crimson Careers account. Through Crimson Careers, you can search 24/7 for hundreds of jobs/internships and schedule phone or Zoom career advising appointments with Shoshana Mavor and Amanda Peters.

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Individual Phone, Zoom, or Skype Advising Appointments (Year-Round)

Harvard Extension School admitted degree candidates and alumni and current Premedical Program participants can meet with Shoshana Mavor and Amanda Peters for career advising appointments. To schedule a 30-minute appointment, log on to Crimson Careers and select “Schedule an Advising Appointment.”

Virtual Drop-In Advising Hours (offered between September and May)

Fifteen-minute virtual drop-in career advising sessions are available on one Monday per month, September to May, between 1pm and 3:45pm ET.

These first-come, first-served slots with Amanda Peters are available to all currently registered Extension School students and alumni to ask questions about career options, resumes, cover letters, job search strategies, and interviewing skills.

Registration opens the Friday before each drop-in date and any open slots can be booked up until the drop-in hours are concluded.

Specific dates listed on the HES Career Services page.

Allen Rivera-Ureta, ALM Management

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Alos Diallo, ALM Biotechnology

Where will you be living next year, and what will you be doing?
Germany or the UK – Likely a PhD. I am applying to PhD programs in Germany and the UK, in addition to the US.

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Where will you be living next year, and what will you be doing?
Paris, France – Director in an International Investment Bank managing a global cross-Equities Project Management Office…while also continuing my passion project of Sherohub.com, inspired by my Master’s …

By Thomas Oppong
Thomas Oppong Marketing, Branding, and Communications Coordinator
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Phone
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Address

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54 Dunster Street
Cambridge, MA

OCS Hours

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TH 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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