SIS Graduate Career Advising

Schedule a 1-hour in-person, phone, or video chat appointment.

Our career advising team offers support in career exploration, resume and cover letter writing, personal branding, interview preparation, internships, job search strategy, networking, offer negotiation, practicum and fellowship applications, and other career concerns.

The SIS Office of Career Development works with SIS students only. All other AU students should schedule an appointment with their designated advisor through AU CareerWeb or Kogod CareerSource.

Janee LeFrere, Career Advisor

Specializations include:
Graduate Students
Federal Employment
JD/MA Students
Active Military and Veterans

Office: SIS 117 / Email: lefrere@american.edu

Shaine Melnick, Director

Specializations include:
Online Graduate Students
Career Changers
Mid-Career Professionals

Office: EQB 100 / Email: smelnick@american.edu