Jane Ward started at ONU in 2007 as a Career Advisor in the undergraduate office of Career Services where she worked with students to develop their career search skills. In this role she also taught AASG300 classes, and created and conducted presentations on career-related topics. She then became Employer Relations Manager for the department where her focus was on identifying organizations that would be a good fit for our students and developing relationships with recruiters and connecting them with students and faculty. She coordinated on and off-campus career fairs and increased recruiter participation by 126% over a four-year period for the fall career and graduate school fair.
In August, 2015 she joined the team in the law college as Director of Career & Student Services. Her responsibilities include overseeing all aspects of career search strategies for helping ONU students identify and apply to positions where they can fulfil their potential and their dreams. In addition to working with students, hiring managers, faculty and other areas in the law college, she manages the office of career service's staff and seeing through all daily office duties.
Jane is a graduate from the University of Memphis, receiving her Master of Arts degree in Journalism and Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications.
BA in Communications, University of Memphis
MA in Journalism, University of Memphis