Thy Nguyen

Executive Director, Career Center, University of Illinois at Chicago

    Thy Nguyen has been involved in the field of career development for nearly 18 years and is currently the Executive Director for the University of Illinois (UIC) at Chicago’s Career Center,  Prior to coming to UIC, Thy held various roles in Career Services at Northwestern University. Thy currently co-chairs a group of Chicago area based career services directors for America’s Urban Campus in Chicago, an organization that focuses on collectively leveraging resources for regional and prospective employers. Thy has both a BA in Communications and Public relations and a MA in Postsecondary Education and Student Affairs from the University of Northern Iowa, and a graduate certificate in Learning and Organizational Change from Northwestern University.