Senior Director, Temple University Career Center
Rosalie received a BA in Applied Psychology and a MS in Counseling from Pace University. She has been in her current role with the Temple University Career Center for less than a year.
What was your career path to get your current role? This is my second career. After twenty years in retail management, I decided to make a change and pursue graduate education. My education led me to the field of Career Counseling. I began working in Higher Education as an academic advisor while I was pursuing a MS in Counseling. After completing my degree, I was a Career Counselor, Assistant Director of Employer Relations and Director of Career Development at a Liberal Arts College, which led me to my current role at Temple University.
What was your first job? My first job was in the retail industry. I was completing a degree in Retail Merchandising at Harcum College that required an internship. My internship was at B. Altman’s Department Store in St. Davids, PA. This internship launched my career in retail management and eventually higher education. My own experience is why I understand the importance of internships for students. It set me on my own path.
Why did you choose this career? I was inspired by a professor who taught a Career Read more