Alumni Interviews

Below are brief profiles of Pitt psychology alumni who agreed to be interviewed. If you click on each person's name, you can see the full interview where participants speak about what they currently do, the skills they gained from the psychology major that they are now using in their careers, what extracurricular and experiential learning activities they were involved in as a student, what they did upon graduating from Pitt, and how they conducted their job search. They each end their interview with advice for current psychology undergrads and tips for pursuing similar pathways. 

 

Katherine Blakeslee, Project Management

 

Alyssa Cypher, Mental Health Advocacy

 

Teri Deal, Research and Teaching 

 

Dorinda Fella, Human Resources 

 

Joseph Friedman, Technology and User Experience Design 

 

Roderick Mason, Non-Profit Management 

 

Debbie Rice, Art Therapy and Mental Health Counseling