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Susan Gordon

Director, Career Development Career Center

Additional Positions at AU

  • Director of Career Development
Sue works with Career Center advisors, faculty, and staff to ensure that the Center’s programs and services effectively meet the needs of AU students and alumni, with a particular focus on career development issues that range from declaring a major to accepting a job offer. She also oversees advising and programming for students in the College of Arts and Sciences and School of Communication. Sue recently served as career advisor to students in the College of Arts and Sciences and continues to advise pre-health students on resumes, interviews, and other aspects of medical school admissions. She also continues to administer and interpret assessments, including the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator and Strong Interest Inventory. Prior to her arrival at AU, Sue worked as a career counselor in community and federal agencies, including NIH, NASA, and the IRS. Her previous professional background includes nearly 10 years at IBM in programming and technical marketing.


MS, Counseling, Johns Hopkins University
BS, Mathematics, Wake Forest University

Favorite Spot on Campus
Quad on a warm spring day
Career Center
Butler Pavilion - 5th Floor
Contact Info
(202) 885-1822 (Work)
(202) 885-1804 (Office)

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Partnerships & Affiliations

Scholarly, Creative & Professional Activities

Professional Certifications


  • Myers-Briggs Type Indicator Certified

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