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Nazanin Tousi

Industry Relations and Talent Manager, Division of Engineering Leadership and Professional Practice

Connects companies to engineering student talent

Office: 312C Nord Hall
Phone Number: (216) 368-3816
University Location Code (mail stop): 7240

Job Description

Nazanin builds relationships with companies to generate more experiential learning opportunities for engineering students, including internships, co-ops, class projects, plant tours, speaking engagements and more. She provides excellent customer service to corporate partners, matching their recruiting needs with our engineering student talent, and also coaches students on professional development and job search skills.

Key Job Functions

  • Develops corporate and industry relationships; understands their needs to facilitate a diverse range of engagements between students and faculty
  • Creates experiential learning engagements for students, including co-ops, internships, class projects, senior design projects, tours, speaking engagements, industry days, etc.
  • Serves as a consultative, strategic resource for companies and industry that engage student engineering talent
  • Develops new industry-based opportunities to increase the variety of experiential learning assignments, aligned to student interest and growing opportunities for permanent placement
  • Serves as liaison to engineering departments to identify educational programs and projects that can be positioned to engage industry support and to grow current and new industry relationships
  • Meets with students in order to gain an understanding of their employment interests and capabilities
  • Presents student talent that meets the needs of industry recruiting and talent development