Jay Skipworth

University Career Center
Associate Director | Employer Engagement
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Employer Engagement and Recruiting Strategy

Jay serves as Associate Director for Employer Management and works with our Employer Relations team to bring employers to campus to recruit UNC Charlotte students for various employment opportunities. This team works to bring as wide a variety of employers to our campus to find talent for the next generation of leaders in the workforce.

Prior to joining the University Career Center, Jay worked at Auburn University as Assistant Director for Employer Relations in the Career Center and the Office of Professional and Career Development in the Harbert College of Business. Jay also worked for Troy University, Northwest-Shoals Community College and the University of North Alabama.

Jay received his Master of Arts in Community Counseling and Bachelor of Science in Public Relations from the University of North Alabama. In addition to his work in higher education, Jay has held a variety of positions in journalism, broadcasting, hosted a top-rated Buffy the Vampire Slayer podcast, and was even in a band that produced a full-length album once upon a time.