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Heather Carpenter

Associate Co-op Coordinator and Assistant Director, Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
227 ISEC
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115


Heather Carpenter is a strong believer and advocate for experiential learning, currently pursuing it as a topic for research within her doctoral work. In her current role as a Co-op Coordinator within the Mechanical and Industrial Engineering department at Northeastern University she gets to practice what she preaches every day by helping to prepare and match students with co-op positions. 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 on the board of the Career Counselors Consortium (CCC) and is a member of NEACEFE. To connect with Heather visit:

Honors & Awards

  • 2017 Outstanding Cooperative Education Coordinator Award

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