Raina M. Ranaghan
Career Placement Officer
Office: 500 W. 120th Street, Rm 1311, New York, NY 10027
Phone: 212-851-9252 (T), 212-932-9421 (F)
Office Hours: Mon. and Wed. (http://calendly.com/rmr2185)
Walk-In Office Hours for Quick Questions: Tues. & Thur. (10 - 11 am) & (1:30 - 3:30 pm)
Raina began her role as the Career Placement Officer of Columbia’s Electrical Engineering Department in December 2015.
Her primary responsibility is to place the Master's Program Electrical and Computer Engineering students in full time positions and/or internships. She works closely with the Electrical Engineering faculty, staff, SEAS administration, and alumni to broaden and deepen relationships with employers.
Before joining the EE Department, Raina’s career began in the fields of Finance, Technology, Consulting and Human Resources. After several years in recruiting roles she earned her MS Degree in Career Development while working full-time as an IT Recruiter. She went on to teach graduate level courses in Career Development and began her career in higher education working as Director of Career Services in Brooklyn, New York at Polytechnic University with IT and Engineering students.