Rodney Matthews, MEd
Title/s: Advisor, College of Arts & Sciences (Social Sciences)
Office #: Sullivan 255
Rodney Matthews is a career advisor for the College of Arts and Sciences working primarily with students majoring in the social science disciplines. Prior to joining the Career Development Center, Rodney worked as an academic advisor with the College of Education at the University of Illinois at Chicago, and previously as an assistant director of Engineering Career Development at Northwestern University. Rodney earned his undergraduate degree in housing studies and his master’s degree in human resource education & a minor in postsecondary teaching and learning both from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (Go Gophers). Rodney enjoys supporting students and alumni in order to help them identify academic and career goals, while connecting them to meaningful professional and experiential learning opportunities. He is originally from Milwaukee, Wisconsin and enjoys trying new restaurants, traveling and spending time with family and friends.