Resources | Career + Professional Development

Resources | Career + Professional Development

Services for Students

Career + Professional Development connects students and alumni with employers in the creative industries and beyond. Providing students and alumni with cutting edge work search tools, Career + Professional Development continually builds strong links with local, national, and international employers.

If you are looking to gain experience in your field or for general career advising, you can drop in, attend Clinics + Strategy Sessions, and book individual appointments.

Students and alumni can access 'artswork', an online database with 40-60 new jobs posted each week. 

Career + Professional Development Contact Information

Location: Second Floor, D2392

Email: coop[at]

Telephone: 604-844-3843

Career Advising

Students are encouraged to use Drop-In times, and attend applicable workshops + information sessions. One on one advising is available by appointment.


During the regular academic year, the Career + Professional Development Office has drop-in hours to answer your general questions.  Drop-ins are limited to 10 minutes. If your question cannot be answered within this time we will schedule an appointment for you or recommend you attend a scheduled Workshop/Session. 

Individual Appointments

To sign up for (30 minute) appointments, students should email coop[at] with the following information:

  • Student Name
  • Student Number
  • Preferred appointment time + one back up time 
  • Career topic to be discussed in appointment 

Appointments are scheduled on a unique need basis.  If possible, students should attend the corresponding Clinic/Session offered for their topic of inquiry prior to booking a one on one appointment

We also offer Individual Alumni career advising appointments, subject to availability.  To book an appointment email coop[at] and include a brief description of the topic you would like to discuss. 

Clinics + Sessions 

During the regular academic year, Career + Professional Development offers a series of workshops in a wide range of career related topics. For up to date information, see schedule below.

To RSVP for Clinics + Sessions: email coop[at] with student name, student number, session title and session date.


Check The Playlist for up to date event information. 

To RSVP for Career + Professional Development Events: email coop[at] with student name, student number, Event name, and Event date.

Services for Employers

Looking to hire an Emily Carr student or alumnus? You are welcome to post your artist call, employment, or field experience opportunity to our artswork job board.