Career Services

Bobby Simmons

The VanKirk Career Center within the School of Social Work offers students and alumni a wide array of services to help you achieve your career goals. Our specialization in social work careers will provide you with the information and connections necessary to empower people, lead organizations and grow communities. Located in 2227 Cathedral of Learning.

Please use the booking calendar below to schedule an appointment with Bobby Simmons, Director of Career Services. 


If you would like to post job opportunities, please contact: Bobby Simmons at 412-624-6354 or


The School of Social Work boasts a community of over 11,000 alumni and hosts student and alumni networking events throughout the year. Our free job posting service provides employers a direct connection with the region’s top talent. 

Workshop Schedule

The School of Social Work Career Development Workshop Series is here to help students prepare for the workforce.

VanKirk Career Center

The goal of the VanKirk Career Center is to prepare students for the social work job market by providing contemporary workshops, individual consultation, and technical support.

Job Opportunities

Please utilize this listing as a resource for great employment opportunities in conjunction other job search tools.

Career Resources

Included in this page are links to job search websites, professional associations, industry analysis and trends, and much more.

LCSW Supervision

The School of Social provides a list of potential LCSW supervisors.