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Charlottesville, VA 22904-4308


Life/Career Coaches and Counselors

This list is provided as a service for U.Va. faculty and faculty candidates. Inclusion on the list does not indicate endorsement of or payment for these professionals by U.Va. or the Office of the Vice Provost for Faculty Recruitment and Retention.

Academic partners of faculty candidates may also want to contact our office at or 434-924-6865.

Non-academic partners of faculty candidates can contact the Office of Dual Career Recruitment in Human Resources at, or


Emily Bardeen, M.A.

Business name
Title Career Advisor
Web site
Phone number 434-242-7517
Address 2145 Calf Mountain Rd.
Crozet, VA 22932
Summary Career planning and development, job search and relocation advising for faculty, spouses, partners and their families. Over 15 years of experience working with clients in higher education, non-profit and corporate environments. In-person, on-line and telephone consultation available.


Jeff Galbraith, Ph.D.

Education/training/certification Ph.D., Educational Psychology
Web site
Phone number 434-825-5932


Kendra Nelson, LPC, NCC

Title Career Counselor and Coach, Organizational Consultant


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