About Us

The Bearcat Promise Career Studio is a place where all students can participate in career exploration, planning, and development.

Our work supports the university’s strategic direction Next Lives Here and the Bearcat Promise that all UC students will graduate with a diploma in one hand and a career plan in the other.

Bearcat Promise Career Studio
Tangeman University Center Room 310
Phone: (513) 556-0381
Email: careerstudio@uc.edu

Staff

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Ellie Bridges

Director, Bearcat Promise Career Studio

513-556-0318

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Shannon Lehwald, MAEd

Career Coach for Allied Health Sciences and Nursing

513-556-0898

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Taylor Oetjen

Career Coach for Arts & Sciences and Undergraduates in Medicine

513-556-5253

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Charlie Thornton

Career Coach for Arts & Sciences, College-Conservatory of Music and College of Education, Criminal Justice and Human Services

513-556-0340

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Doug Mohr

Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor, Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities

513-556-8192

Peer Career Coaches

All our peer career coaches are trained to work with students in any major.

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Michael Dewberry

Peer Career Coach

Studying Marketing with a minor in Fashion Design Studies

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Mya Jones

Peer Career Coach

Studying Psychology with a minor in Communication and a certificate in Deaf Studies

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Emily Kozak

Peer Career Coach

Studying English Rhetoric and Professional Writing with a minor in Spanish and certificates in Copyediting & Publishing and Communication

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Taylor Mauer

Peer Career Coach

Studying Communication with certificates in Public Relations and Digital Engagement

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Prashanth Prabhakar

Peer Career Coach

Studying Biological Sciences

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Ryan Siebert

Peer Career Coach

Studying Sports Administration with a minor in Professional Sales

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Laura Wood

Peer Career Coach

Studying Biological Sciences and Chemistry