Career Specialist

Our Career Specialist, Kelly Gallant is dedicated to the Faculty of Social Work. 
She can be reached at kagallan@ucalgary.ca, and by telephone at (403) 220-2193. 
Use CareerLink to book an appointment with Kelly or to check out social work job postings.

*Off-campus students can indicate that they require a virtual appointment.

Career Services provides extensive resources, career fairs and workshops throughout the year. You can even find online workshops and samples for your resume and cover letter. Check out all of the resources available to students and alumni here.

For a quick guide to career options and workplace settings for social workers, review this document. For more detail information about career options related to Social Work, explore this link and complete the exploring career options handout. You can also check out this helpful page on the Library website.

Workshops and Events


Weekly Virtual Board Game Café

Need a break? Drop in to our virtual board game café to make some time to play! Volunteers of the Wellness, Health, and Awareness Team host this activity every Tuesday from 4:00pm-5:00pm (MDT) and Friday from 9:00am-11:00am (MDT). It’s a great way to meet other students, de-stress, and have fun. Open to all UCalgary students.

(scroll to the bottom of the page to ‘Upcoming Events’)

Click here for more details and to register

Professional Development and Information Gathering Workshop on Mental Health

Old Sun Community College will be hosting a virtual Professional Development and Information Gathering Workshop on Mental Health, and you are invited!

Date: May 3rd and 4th, 2021, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. MDT.

Participants will have an opportunity to learn about the rich culture and history of the Siksika people and how this knowledge can help in our work with our community, particularly in the area of mental health. The workshop will also provide an opportunity to network and dialogue with other campus wellness service providers.

The outcome of the workshop will be to develop a strategy to be shared with non-Indigenous partner organizations as they interact face-to-face with Siksika Indigenous students. 

Click the button below for more information. Those interested in attending can print, fill out, and submit the registration form by April 26, 2021.

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Career Services

Career Services

Career Services provides extensive resources, career fairs and workshops throughout the year. You can even find online workshops and samples for your resume and cover letter. Check out all of the resources available to students and alumni.

Career Services


Funding & Research, International and Employment Opportunities

Funding & Research Opportunities

Funding & Research Opportunities

International Opportunities

International Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities