Catherine Allen (she/her)

Assistant Director, Career Services

Catherine Allen (she/her)

With experience ranging from advisor and instructor, program developer, and employer relations, Catherine (she/her) joined the Duke Career Center in 2019. She is an Assistant Director currently managing the Data & Technology Career Community and advising undergraduate and graduate students with interests across all areas. Catherine grew up in Seven Lakes, NC. In her first career, as a licensed K-12 School Counselor in Albuquerque, NM, she worked at the middle school and district levels with a focus on college and career readiness. Career development and education remained a primary focus for Catherine as she transitioned to Higher Ed career services in 2017 at UNC Chapel Hill. A fan of music, podcasts, food, and sewing, Catherine is always interested in discovering new bands, shows, and restaurants. Feel free to share your favorite listens or local eateries.

Specialties and Interests

Data & Technology

Career Communities

Data & Technology

Class Year

First YearJuniorSeniorSophomore

Identities / Affinities

Asian / Pacific IslanderBlack/African AmericanFirst Generation/Low IncomeHispanic/LatinxInternationalLGBTQIA+NeurodiverseStudents with DisabilitiesUndocumentedVeteransWomen


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