Jennifer Luna, MSSW, 95 is an author, speaker, career coach and trainer. She serves as director of the DiNitto Center for Career Services at University of Texas at Austin School of Social Work, one of the first social work programs in the nation with a full services career center, and nationally recognized as a model program. Jennifer has been invited to present regionally and nationally on career development topics including branding, academic job search and the professional development cycle for social workers at the Council on Social Work Education, Society for Social Work Research and regionally at NASW Texas and the Texas School Social Work conference. In addition to her work with the University, she provides consultation to professionals seeking employment in the nonprofit and public human services sector, and the academic job market.  Jennifer is certified Gallup Strengths Coach and a certified John C. Maxwell Coach, Teacher, Trainer and Speaker. 

Professional Interests

Career development in social work education, work/family issues, and recruitment and retention of underrepresented populations into the profession of social work.