Richard T Roberts

Dir Career Development Svs

Career Services • Student and International Affairs

Areas of Expertise

30 Years of Experience in Field of Career Development

Education

Canisius College, Buffalo, NY
M.S.Degree  Counselor Education,  May 1980

Thiel College, Greenville, PA
B.A. Degree, Classical Language,  May 1974

Biography

Rick Roberts has over 30 years of experience in the field of career planning and placement. He graduated from Thiel College in May 1974 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Classical Language and received his Master's Degree in Counselor Education from Canisius College in 1980. After teaching Latin and English in the Avonworth School District in Pittsburgh, PA, he has worked as a Job Developer for Catholic Charities Refugee Resettlement Program (1981-1983) Employer Relations Coordinator at Medaille College in Buffalo, NY (1983-1985), a Career Development Specialist at Boston University (1985-1987), Assistant Director of Career Planning and Placement at Harvard University (1987-1991), Director of the Career Center at The Colorado College (1991-1997), and Director of Career Services at the University of North Florida (1997-present). He is also an adjunct instructor for the UNF College of Education and Human Services. His experience includes career counseling, career assessment interpretation, career workshops and programs, Job Fairs and Career Expos, Employer Relations, and On-campus recruiting programs.

Affiliations

National Association of Colleges and Employers
Southern Association of Colleges and Employers
Florida Career Centers

Publications & Presentations

 (2013). Career Discoveries: Career Planning Workbook. Third Edition, Dubuque, IA: Kendall Hunt Publishing Company.  (Roberts/Senior)
 

RobertsContact Information

Building 0002, Room 1100

(904) 620-2955

rtrobert@unf.edu