Careers and Internships


REECAS students begin the program with a variety of experience and with different plans for afterward.  We encourage students to utilize their two years fully: conducting informational interviews with alumni and staff at regional organizations; interning with businesses or organizations; and preparing themselves for the job interview process.

Ways to Prepare:

The Director of Career Services at the Jackson School, Kelly Voss, has a listserv where internationally-related job and internship announcements as well as general career events are posted.  You can subscribe to

Kelly Voss has a wealth of resources and is also available for consultations by appointment in Thomson 124.  View JSIS career resources and scheduling information.  

For regional-specific opportunities, please visit the Ellison Center (Monday - Friday, 8:30a.m.-5:00p.m.) to receive a CD-Rom of the REECAS Jobs Directory.

Resources in the Ellison Center

On-Campus Employment:

There is a wealth of information about employment opportunities on campus. You will find links to departments seeking student employees, links to the Work Study page, the Human Resources page, and a few other pages of interest for employment on campus.

Off-Campus Employment:

The UW Career Center, located in 134 Mary Gates Hall, offers an array of career planning workshops and job resources.  Potential off-campus employers list both part time and full time job opportunities at the center. You can also search for jobs on Husky Jobs.



The Ellison Center
REECAS Program
Box 353650
203B Thomson Hall
Seattle, WA 98195
(206) 543-4852 phone
(206) 685-0668 fax