Brett Hobby

Director, Employer Services and Recruitment

Brett Hobby

Bio

Brett is from Orlando, FL originally and completed his college education in Georgia. He has over 16 year's experience in Career Services. Currently, he is Director of the Employer Services team for the Rockwell Career Center at the Bauer College of Business where he designed their on-campus recruiting program that launched in Spring 2010. In addition, he also advises the Bauer Ambassadors student organization. He is a Past-President of TxCEIA and served on many Board roles prior to that. He continues to serve as their webmaster. In 2011-2012, Brett was an Ambassador for the Greater Houston Partnership (GHP), where he achieved lifetime membership status.

Prior to coming to UH, Brett was at Texas A&M in College Station, where he headed up Employer Development for the Co-op and Internship Programs in the central Career Center and he also co-advised the Co-op Honor Society, Kappa Theta Epsilon as well as administering the Disney College Program for the campus. He was elected as a member of the Advisory Board for the Walt Disney World College Program and served in that capacity for 5 years.

Prior to coming to Texas, Brett was in the central Career Center at Florida International University (FIU) in Miami, FL where he served students with specific majors in regards to full-time, internship, and Co-op positions as well as events for these majors such as Career Fair and the Business Etiquette Dinner. He also headed up statistics for the office and even published the "FIU Survey of Graduates" which assisted the University in maintaining SACS accreditation.

Contact Info

Phone:
832-842-6130
Email:
bhobby@uh.edu
Room:
219 Cemo Hall
Website:
No Web Site Currently

Education

M.Ed., Higher Education / Student Services, Georgia Southern University

- Thesis: An Assessment of Perceptions of Career Services Providing Job Search and Survival Skills Training, 1997

BGS, Armstrong Atlantic State University