Career Day

Upcoming Career Day

Join 65+ peer employers in recruiting from one of the nation's top five graduate schools of public health at the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health Career Fair. This event offers an opportunity to meet more than 500 public health graduate students and alumni.

Our upcoming Fall Career Day 2018 will be held on Friday, October 19, 2018 from 11:30am-3:30pm. 

Registration is now available. 

Early registration is strongly encouraged. Spaces are limited and registration does not guarantee a space available; you will be notified when your registration is approved. Our last several fairs sold out. The deadline to register is October 5, 2018. 


To register:

1. Log in to CareerLink

  • If you already have an account in Mailman CareerLink, log in. Your username is your email address. If you previously had an eRecruiting account, or do not recall you password, click "forgot password" and a new password will be sent to you.

  • If you do not have a Mailman CareerLink account, create a new account by clicking “click here to register.”

2. Register for the Fair

  • Then click on Career Events and click “Search.” Under “Category,” click “Career Fair,” then click Search. Click on Spring Career Day 2018. Then click “Spring Career Day 2018.”

  • Fill out all the information, including your company profile and logo (optional), as well as payment type (check/credit), and click "Continue." Note: Due to the increasing popularity of our fair combined with limited space, we are now offering new registration options for our employer partners. A half table (3 feet of space) will cost $75 for nonprofits/government agencies or $175 for for-profit companies, and a full table (6 feet) will cost $125 for nonprofits/government or $275 for for-profit companies.  Fees cover event rental and setup as well as lunch for up to 4 recruiters.

  • On the next page, add the names of the recruiters who are attending. Please note, you can have a maximum of four recruiters at the event. Then click "Continue."

  • If desired, enter the jobs you are recruiting for or link to currently posted jobs. Under “Departments” click “add/remove” to specify the particular academic departments you want to recruit. (Click + to expand the list of departments). Use the CTRL button to select the degrees sought. Select the job categories and position types you are recruiting for, as well as work authorization you can accept. "Click Continue."

  • Under “fees,” please select the appropriate fee. You will be prompted to enter credit card information via the secure form if you wish to pay via credit card. If you are paying by check, please make checks payable to “Columbia University” and mail to the address indicated by no later than October 6.

  • You're finished. You should see a page with the message: “Thank you for submitting your registration for this event.”

3. Wait for Career Services Confirmation

  • In order to ensure a diverse array of employers attend each event, the Office of Career Services reviews registrations on a weekly basis. Your registration is not confirmed until you receive a confirmation email from the Office of Career Services.

Questions? Please contact alc2278 [at] (Adi Clerman) or cd2594 [at] (Asha De Costa) for more information.