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Spring Break:  Lillis will be closed, but we have virtual appointments available through Handshake.


Explore career opportunities in the Marketing industry!

This guide is a starting point for exploring Marketing careers and developing the skills commonly needed for roles within the field.

Careers in the marketing field range from advertising, professional selling, product management, digital marketing, marketing research, social media, public relations and more. Typical tasks for careers in marketing include consumer behavior, market research, communications, strategy, data analysis, media planning and budgeting, monitoring trends, and developing content.

Explore & Research Marketing Careers

Marketing professionals are needed in a variety of companies and industries. Here we detail those as well as provide examples of internships and entry level jobs, and review common skills needed to excel in a career in marketing.

Make Connections

Connecting with, and learning from, alumni or professionals working in marketing will serve you well in your search. Here we detail how to engage in informational interviews and suggest clubs and organizations you can join to build your network.

Gain Experience & Develop Skills

Although you will develop many skills inside the classroom, getting involved and gaining experience will allow you to test them out, improve your abilities, and give you concrete examples to share with future employers.

Underrepresented students can find community & professional development opportunities in the DucksRISE program

Through DucksRISE, the UO provides inclusive and structured support to help our students gain professional experiences, develop job seeking skills, and leverage the UO community for networking opportunities. Applications for the Spring 23 cohort are open now!

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Paid Internship Opportunity in Nonprofit Housing & Community Development in Eugene and Sherwood, OR

CCRH’s internship program gives high priority to recent college graduates and students entering their last year of undergraduate studies at four-year universities so that upon graduating from college, they may be able to be employed in entry-level professional positions in the field. We …

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Grow your Value in Networking

Networking is like a bank account. You’ve got to grow your equity and make multiple deposits in an account before you can make a withdrawal. By building an authentic connection with an alumni or a professional over time, you position …

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Laura von Stockhausen Career Advisor
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Recruiter Tips: Be Experienced, Be Strategic, Be Real

While connecting with recruiters on campus, on site, and on the Zooms, Mohr Career Services Career Connections team works hard to promote you, your talent, and support BizDucks in landing internships and jobs. We also seek to gather insights and …

By Sara Mason
Sara Mason Assistant Director, Industry and Alumni Engagement
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15 Questions You Should Be Ready to Answer in a Product Marketing Interview

So you’ve landed an interview for a product marketing role—congrats! Now, it’s time to prepare. But where do you start? And how can you ensure you’ll be successful in the interview and land that product marketing job?

If you’re wondering …

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The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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Career Resources

Find Alumni

Connect with alumni in your industry via the Lundquist Connect community.

  • Eugene, OR
  • Employer Engagement, Recruitment and Internship Development, University of Oregon Career Center University of Oregon
  • Portland, OR
  • Director, Corporate Partnerships and Programs NAIA - National Animal Interest Alliance
  • London, UK
  • Director, EMEA MTI - Mobile Technologies Inc.
  • Mountain View, CA
  • Sr. Product Marketing Manager Nutanix
  • Orlando, FL
  • Growth Consultant Bostic Consulting
  • Eugene, OR
  • Partner & CMO Revolution Design Group
  • Portland, OR
  • Owner McDonald Jacobs
  • Eugene, OR
  • Financial Advisor Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc.

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Mohr Career Services
155 Lillis
Lundquist College of Business
1208 University of Oregon
Eugene, OR 97403-1208

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