University of Oregon

Student Services Hub (PODS)

About Student Services Hub (PODS)

The Office of Professional Outreach and Development for Students (PODS) serves students in all College of Design disciplines to develop job search strategies, career goals and career development tools. This office works collaboratively with both administrative and academic units to provide comprehensive career services to students through a variety of activities including: linking students with professionals in the field, individual career advising, presentations to classes & student groups, coordinating workshops, panels, and the annual Career Symposium held in Portland.

Faculty & Staff

Kassia Dellabough, PhD | Director + Senior Instructor

p: 541-346-2621
e: kassia@uoregon.edu
w: http://blogs.uoregon.edu/kassia

Past Jobs: Musician, bartender, art therapy intern, educational consultant, artist, keynote speaker, black cod trap builder, sailor, motel maid, montessouri pre-school teacher, snorkel instructor, house cleaner, firewood cutter

Favorite classes: Cultural Anthropology, Organic Chemistry, Printmaking, Feminist Research, Welding, Women’s Studies, Art & Human Values, Educational Leadership

Left Brain Title: Chicken Whisperer

 

 

 

 

Kristin Grieger | Instructor + Advisor

p: 541-346-2621
e: kgrieger@uoregon.edu
w: http://blogs.uoregon.edu/kgrieger/

Career job I thought I would pursue when I first started college: Biologist. However, while I was taking O-Chem, I found a much more fascinating major: Psychology! Which led me to a master's degree in counseling and then on to career services in higher ed.

 

 

 

 

 

Cindy Lundeen | Professional Outreach Manager

p: 541-346-2621
e: clundeen@uoregon.edu

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Arturo Zavala | Senior Academic Advisor

p: 541-346-8272
e: arturo@uoregon.edu
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ek Ongkar Khalsa | Adjunct Faculty

p: 541-346-2687
e: ekhalsa@uoregon.edu 
 

 

Past Jobs:  Marketing Intern, Peer Advisor, Research Assistant, Middle School Tutor, Author Assistant, Web & Graphic Designer, On-floor Production Worker, Ebay Lister & Antique Seller

Left Brain Title: Flower drawing enthusiast