Career Services is the place to be if you have any questions about your future possibilities and career. You can have your resume tested and follow all sorts of workshops. Career Services also has a rich network of alumni, companies and institutions.
Do you have any questions? Then schedule a meeting with our career officer, Sjoer Bergervoet via Student Desk Humanities. You can also make an appointment with one of the other UU career officers.
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- Do you have questions about how to start your career?
- Would you like to discuss your resume?
- Would you like to practice a job interview?
Plan an interview with your career officer or with any of the career officers working at the different faculties.
Please note, that in line with the corona measures, all appointments will be held by telephone or via MS Teams. Please visit this site for the most up-to-date information about the coronavirus with regards to Utrecht University.
Career Officer Faculty of Humanities
Making an appointment
You can make an appointment with Sjoer by calling or passing by the Student Desk Humanities:
- Address: Drift 10
11.00 - 15.00 (Mon to Fri)
- Phone: (030) 253 6285
11.00 - 12.30 (Mon to Fri) and 13.00 - 15.00 (Mon to Fri)
You may consult Sjoer with questions about how to start your career, to discuss your resume, to practice a job interview, etcetera. Would you like to practice a job interview? Always perform the career check first and bring the results with you to the interview.
Booking an appointment with another career officer at UU
Through the calendar below you can book an appointment with one of the other career officers at Utrecht University. In case there are no dates available, please try again later. New interview time slots are made available at the end of each week.
How to make a booking
- Select an appointment type
- Choose a time slot.
- In the second drop-down menu, you can select a specific career officer, in case you have a preference.
Always perform the career check first and bring the results with you to the interview.
Personality inventory (MBTI)
The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) is the most widely used questionnaire for talent development in the world. The instrument is based on the personality theories of Carl Jung, and describes differences between personalities in a positive way. There is no good or bad personality type, each type has strong qualities and possible pitfalls. The test makes an inventory of ‘preferences’. Each preference indicates what gives you energy and what you are comfortable with.
If you would like to do the official test (there are many variants available online that do not offer an official report and feedback) contact trainer/coach Rutger-Jan Scholtens (R.J.Scholtens@uu.nl). He is certified to perform the questionnaire and discuss the results with you one-on-one. Taking the test costs €60, including the report, other documents and the feedback meeting. This is at least twice as cheap as through a private coaching agency.