Shelly L. Robinson
Director of Career Services

Shelly L. Robinson is the director of career services and senior program development officer for the MAPSS, Committee on International Relations and Computational Social Science programs. She helps students with all areas of career development, including one-on-one advising, resume and cover letter preparation, interviewing, networking, and job search assistance. She has nearly 15 years in career development and higher education administration with past experience in human resources, recruitment, and operations management. She holds a PhD in Communication with interests in careers, multiculturalism, pedagogy and organizations from Purdue University. 


Phone: (773) 834-1621 
E-mail: Shelly.Robinson@uchicago.edu 
Office: 5736 S. Woodlawn Avenue, Room 103

Shelly L. Robinson

Gözde Erdeniz
Career Preparation and Programming Manager

Gözde provides one-on-one career advising and document review for students in the MAPSS, Committee on International Relations and Computational Social Science programs. She also works on career-related event planning and preparation of job search resources. She is a native of Istanbul, Turkey, and has been an international student in the US starting with college. She is currently a PhD candidate in Political Science at Northwestern University. She holds a BA in Government and English from Connecticut College, and an MA in Political Science from Northwestern University.

Phone: (773) 834-0016 
Email: gerdeniz@uchicago.edu 
Office: 5736 S. Woodlawn Avenue, Room 101

Gözde Erdeniz

Lauren Sheely                                                                                    Employer Relations Manager

Lauren works to cultivate and maintain relationships with government, corporate, and non-profit companies in the Social Science sector and connect these employers with students in the MAPSS, Committee on International Relations, and Computational Social Science programs. She is a Chicago native with previous experience in donor relations and dramaturgy at several cultural institutions, including Court Theatre. Lauren holds a BA in Theatre and Dance from Grinnell College, and an MA in Humanities with a concentration in Theater and Performance Studies from University of Chicago’s MAPH program.  

Email: lsheely@uchicago.edu

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