Career Services

Career Services at Hendrix

Our mission is to support Hendrix's Statement of Purpose by assisting students and alumni in the exploration and attainment of professional and educational opportunities that contribute to lives of accomplishment, integrity, service and joy during their time at Hendrix and after graduation.

Career Services Staff

Leigh Lassiter-Counts '01
Director
lassiter-counts@hendrix.edu • SLTC 240

Areas of Expertise: Shadowing Opportunities, Major Exploration, and Career Assessments


Tim Purkiss
Associate Director and Employment and Internship Coordinator
purkiss@hendrix.edu • SLTC 239

Areas of Expertise: Employment (search and application process), Internships (search and application process), Gap Year Opportunities, and HireHendrix Assistance


Dr. Amanda Moore '86
Assistant Director and Graduate & Professional School Connections Coordinator
moorea@hendrix.edu • SLTC 225

Areas of Expertise: Graduate or Professional School (search and application process)


Rynnett Clark '83
Coordinator of Career Connections
clarkr@hendrix.edu • SLTC 224

Areas of Expertise: Alumni Connections, Alternate Paths to Teaching Licensure and Education-Focused Gap Year Opportunities 

Schedule an Appointment

Students and alumni may schedule an appointment with staff members by calling 501-450-1440 or stopping by the reception desk in the Student Services suite on the second floor of the Student Life and Technology Center between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

Walk-In Wednesdays

Each Wednesday from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., students and alumni may stop by the Career Services Office to meet with staff on a first-come, first-served basis for quick advising sessions. Trained student assistants will be available on this day, as well, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. to assist their peers with getting started on creating or updating their resumes, or to provide basic internship search tips and program guidelines.

Contact Information

Mailing Address:
Office of Career Services  
1600 Washington Avenue
Conway, Arkansas 72032

Campus location:
Student Life and Technology Center
Second Floor

Phone: 501-450-1440
Fax: 501-450-1260
Email: careerservices@hendrix.edu

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Contact Us

Office of Career Services

Student Life and Technology Center,

2nd Floor (Student Services suite)

1600 Washington Avenue

Conway, Arkansas 72032-3080


Phone:  501-450-1440

Fax:  501-450-1260


Email:  careerservices@hendrix.edu


Hours:  Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

     (closed noon - 1 p.m. for lunch)