DiNitto Career Center

The DiNitto Career Center (DCC) is a one-stop shop for career advising serving social work students and alumni at all stages of the job market exploration.

E-mail us: dccs@austin.utexas.edu
Call us: 512-232-7362

DiNitto Center workshop

DiNitto Career Center Workshops are held using a mix of online and in-person modalities. Our virtual workshops are available to anyone who would like to attend. If you know anyone who would benefit from our virtual career programming, please tell them to email us at dccs@austin.utexas.edu to register for events and receive Zoom code invites.   

View video recordings of our past career exploration series and career development and advising workshops.


Schedule appointments for individual career coaching, resume/cover letter reviews and writing consultations. 

Explore the DiNitto Center curated resources for field placement preparation, interviewing, resume writing, and more. 

Browse through a curated list of resources for job searching including salary information, professional networking organizations and local, statewide and nationwide employment sites.

Find information on social work licensure (LBSW, LMSW and LCSW) for the state of Texas and resources for licensing exam preparation.

We are here to assist you with your organization’s staffing needs. We welcome the opportunity to establish partnerships with organizations and individuals interested in providing meaningful opportunities for our students and alumni.

Steer your Career logo

Steer Your Career is the DiNitto Center’s career services online portal.

Steer brings students, alumni, registered employers and registered clinical supervisors together for a common purpose. New user? Register and create your profile using your UT EID.

Search and apply for jobs, connect with employers and clinical supervisors, stay visible with updated resume, keep up with events and schedule career advising appointments.

Student log in to steer

Search and apply for jobs, connect with employers and clinical supervisors, stay visible with updated resume, keep up with events and schedule career advising appointments.

Alumni log in to Steer

Post and manage an unlimited number of jobs directly to our students and alumni, register for our nonprofit and government career fairs and other events.

Employer log in to Steer

Join our directory to connect with students and alumni working toward their LCSW licensure.

Clinical supervisors log in to Steer
erin cantrell-martinez

Erin Cantrell-Martinez
Director, DiNitto Career Center

Meet our Director

Erin Cantrell-Martinez, a creative minded social and environmental justice and wellness advocate, has an interest in helping provide more equitable access to both traditional and nontraditional career opportunities in the field of social work. Erin brings over 15 years of administrative and executive support experience across a range of diverse industries, including her roles as executive assistant for the Program Director for Arts and Culture at The Mellon Foundation and executive assistant to the Vice Dean of Academic Affairs at Columbia University Medical Center. Throughout her various roles, she has specialized in project management, events planning, human resources coordination and client services support. As an advocate of creating equitable and sustainable food access, Erin is an alumna of Farming In Relationship to Earth program at SoulFire Farm and an Immersion Program Applicant Reviewer for their 2023 programs. She holds a BA in Liberal Arts with concentrations in anthropology and music from Sarah Lawrence College and a Masters Certificate in Healthcare Policy and Administration from CUNY School of Professional Studies.