Shelly L. Robinson

Director of Career Services & Senior Program Development Officer

(773) 834-1621
5736 S. Woodlawn Avenue, Room 103

Shelly 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 over 15 years in career development and higher education administration with past experience in advertising, human resources, talent acquisition, and operations management.  She holds a PhD in Communication from Purdue University, where she concentrates in Organizational Communication. Her research interests include career-related discourse, multiculturalism, and learning theory and design.  Take a moment to stop by her office to get acquainted.

Gözde Erdeniz

Career Preparation and Programming Manager

(773) 834-0016
5736 S. Woodlawn Avenue, Room 101

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.


De'Neatria Robinson

Employer Relations Manager

5736 S. Woodlawn Avenue, Room 102
(773) 834-6091

De'Neatria Robinson is the Employer Relations Manager for MAPSS, CIR, and Computational Social Science. Her primary goal is to develop relationships with corporate and community organizations actively looking to hire UChicago graduate students and alumni in the social sciences. As the ERM, she leans on her 6+ years of experience in career services and industry to craft employer events designed to increase recruiting and branding opportunities for local and international employers. Earning a BA in Communications  from Purdue University and MEd in Higher Education from Loyola University Chicago, she focuses on creating intentional employment opportunities alongside UChicago faculty and staff partners.