Kimberly Ecenbarger

Associate Director of Career Services

Kimberly Ecenbarger

I  joined the School of Public Health after spending 15 years in the public sector and 5 years in the nonprofit sector. In addition to industry expertise, I also have 10 years of part-time career coaching experience. I earned a Bachelor of Social Work from Ball State University and a Master of Social Work  from Indiana University-Indianapolis, where my education has prepared me for meaningful interaction with students. As someone who has transitioned careers, I enjoy sharing the importance of self-awareness and knowing values, interests, personality, and skills to help navigate and design one’s career path.

I offer career coaching to undergraduate, graduate, and alumni across disciplines and teach professional development courses in the School of Public Health and School of Public and Environmental Affairs. Work-life balance and overall wellness are priorities. To recharge, I enjoy outdoor recreation in many forms. I have a teardrop camper, called “Lil Bit” and often travel with my partner and little white dog, Muffin. Together we enjoy hiking, biking, kayaking, visiting farmers’ markets, and taking in the local scene.

Values = Kindness, Community, Social Responsibility, Knowledge, and Integrity
Interests = Helping others, Learning new things, Sustainability, Wellness
Personality = Outgoing, Curious, Social, Planner, Initiator
Skills = Creative, Organized, Interpersonal Skills, Collaborative

CliftonStrengths Five Signature Themes
1. Positivity
2. Harmony
3. Arranger
4. Individualization
5. Maximizer

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SPH Heart Scholars Fall 2020 – Application Deadline July 1

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Apply for a Welcome Week Team

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Welcome New Hoosiers.
Move In Early. Gain Leadership.

Position Application Deadlines

Team Coordinators
Friday, February 28

Team Members
Friday, March 24

Learn more: go.iu.edu/wwteams

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Can I Really Spend Another Summer Working at Camp?

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A summer camp is a place for continued growth and learning, whether you are a camper or a counselor, a first-year staff member, or a four-year veteran.

If you’re a college student and you’ve worked at a summer camp, you …

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Competitive Advantage – Undergraduate Leadership Conference

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UNDERGRADUATE LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE
SEPTEMBER 11-13, 2020
Location: TBD
Conference Mission
IMPROVE OUTCOMES for underrepresented minority undergraduates.
INCREASE READINESS for employment or graduate school.
ADDRESS THE NEED across all academic disciplines
COST

There is no cost for selected students — Transportation, lodging, …

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Meet LGBTQ+ Culture Center Interim Director, Bruce E. Smail

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Meet & Greet Reception
Bruce E. Smail
LGBTQ+ Culture Center
Interim Director & Special Assistant to the Vice President

Vice President James C. Wimbush and Assistant Vice President Yolanda Treviño invite you to a Meet & Greet Reception introducing Bruce …

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U.S. Customs and Border Protection is Hiring!

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U.S. Customs and Border Protection is Hiring!

Are you looking for an exciting and rewarding career with U.S. Customs and Border Protection? Consider applying to an upcoming vacancy!

Here’s how:

1.       Register for one of the webinars below (for either …

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Ascend: Bridging IU Talent to the Indiana Workforce During

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Ascend understand the power of a Network, so they created a system that connects rising college talent with Indiana Employers. The Ascend Network combines an online platform with  one-on-one guidance to help students explore and apply to early-in-career internships and …

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HPPLC will be moving to the Herman B Wells Library

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The Health Professions and Pre-Law Center (HPPLC) is relocating to the lower level of the Wells Library, and offering their same great services to students interested in health-related careers.

When you return to campus in January, HPPLC advisors will be …

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ASPPH Presents: Everything You Wanted to Know about Applying for ASPPH Fellowships

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ASPPH fellowships provide outstanding opportunities for recent graduates of ASPPH-member CEPH-accredited schools and programs of public health to participate in public health programs at the federal level with partnering agencies, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and …

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Kudos to Career Services: Career Lab Empowers Students to Prioritize Career Preparation   

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This fall, SPH Career Services launched Career Lab, a new initiative empowering students to take ownership of their career development. Every Wednesday the Career Lab is open from 10 am-4 pm for students to work on career planning activities such …

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