Elizabeth Tirkas

Career Counselor 2
University Staff
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
3206

Biography

Elizabeth Tirkas is a Career Coach who works on the Career Management team at W. P. Carey School of Business, specifically partnering with undergraduate Accountancy, Computer Information Systems, and Business Data Analytics students. Elizabeth has seen first-hand how students that engage in the career management process can benefit in their development, accomplishing their goals, and ultimately strong employment opportunities.  She works closely with employers to determine market needs and trends, which she then shares with her students to help them develop their career strategy. Elizabeth fully invests in the career development of the students she works with.  She has over 10 years of experience in higher education, everything from academic advising, to service-learning curriculum development, to international programs, to study abroad, and to Fraternity and Sorority Life.  She sees all of these experiences coming together to be able to aid students in their development and connect with their career journey.  Elizabeth holds a B.A in Journalism from the University of Wyoming, and a M.A. in College Student Personnel from Bowling Green State University.

Courses

Fall 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
WPC 248Soph Career Narrative Design
WPC 301Business Forum
WPC 348Junior Networking Foundations
Spring 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
WPC 148Freshman Career Preparation
WPC 248Sophomore Career Preparation
WPC 301Business Forum
Fall 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
WPC 248Sophomore Career Preparation
WPC 301Business Forum
WPC 348Junior Career Preparation
Spring 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
WPC 148Freshman Career Preparation
WPC 301Business Forum
Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
WPC 301Business Forum
WPC 347Intermediate Career Prep
Summer 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
WPC 301Business Forum
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
WPC 301Business Forum
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
WPC 301Business Forum
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
WPC 301Business Forum