- Career Counselors
Dr. Jody Gallagher
Director of Center for Career Development
Dr. Gallagher joined the Center in 1999. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Speech Communication and a Master of Arts in Counselor Education-Student Personnel Services in Higher Education from Edinboro University of Pennsylvania. She completed her doctoral degree in Adult Education with a minor in Counselor Education at the Pennsylvania State University. Dr. Gallagher has worked in private vocational rehabilitation and health care settings in the areas of counseling, marketing and program development. While at Edinboro, she has held various instructional and administrative positions. She is a nationally certified counselor (NCC), a licensed professional counselor (LPC) in Pennsylvania, and she has been recognized as master career counselor (MCC) by the National Career Development Association. Her professional interests include learning styles, adult learners, adult career development, and the freshman year experience.