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Heather Carpenter-Oliveira

Associate Co-op Coordinator and Assistant Director,  Cooperative Education


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Heather Carpenter-Oliveira is the Assistant Director and Associate Co-op Coordinator for Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Co-op. She is very passionate about experiential learning and gets to put her passion into practice through the co-op program at Northeastern. She works with both undergraduate and graduate students to help them find positions that will further develop their skills, helping them meet their career goals. In her past role as the Director of Career Services at Fisher College, she led the development of the internship program in addition to strategically planning the direction of the college’s career center. Heather received her Master’s degree in Law, Policy, and Society from Northeastern University and her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Providence College. She is past President of the Career Counselor’s Consortium (CCC) and is a member of CEIA.

Honors & Awards

  • 2017 Outstanding Cooperative Education Coordinator Award


May 03, 2017

Faculty and Staff Awards 2017

Congratulations to all the winners of the faculty and staff awards, and to everyone for their hard work and dedication during the 2016-2017 academic school year. Faculty Fellow Edward Beighley, CEE Yun Raymond Fu, ECE Tommaso Melodia, ECE Rising Star Staff Award Erin Schnepp, Undergraduate Academic Advising Carolina Venegas-Martinez, CEE Outstanding Teachers of First Year […]

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