Tom Devlin

Tom DevlinAssociate Dean of Students and Executive Director of the Career Center


BA History, State University of New York at Geneseo
MA College Student Personnel, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio

How did you get here?
Prior to moving to Berkeley I was the Executive Director of Career Services at Cornell University.

What's cool about your job?
I have a very basic philosophy about providing career services to students. Since Berkeley students are the best students in the country, if not the world, then they should be provided the finest career services. The cool part of my job is to always think about how to best to offer students and employers a wide variety of first class and innovative career services.

What's the best career advice anyone has given you?
Take the risk after you seriously consider all the options.

Traveling abroad -- I have visited well over 70 countries.

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