Charles Darwin University

Careers & Employment:
Casuarina Campus (Darwin)


Postal Address: OSAES, CDU Casuarina Campus, Darwin NT 0909
+61 8 8646 6288
Facsimile: +61 8 8946 6642
Email: [email protected]
University Switchboard: +61 8 8946 6666
University Homepage:





Alice Springs Campus
Postal Address: PO Box 795 Alice Springs 0871
Telephone: +61 8 8959 5312
Facsimile: +61 8 8959 5343
Email: [email protected]


Charles Darwin University (CDU) offers exciting academic opportunities and globally respected qualifications in one of the world’s most culturally and biologically diverse regions. The University has received recognition in three world rankings for excellence in the university sector and by the expansion of its reach both in the eastern states and in the Northern Territory.


As a ‘Dual Sector’ institution, offering both higher education and vocational education and training courses (VET), CDU is privileged to educate more than 22,000 students either online or through one of our nation-wide campuses. The CDU Careers & Employment Team are able to help employers connect with students by promoting job vacancies and opportunities, facilitating employer information sessions or promoting information via our noticeboards located on campus.


Services and Programs

  • CDU CareerHub: free online tool to promote job vacancies, events and opportunities for students.
  • Career Counselling
  • Display of promotional material on campus noticeboards
  • Target emails
  • Information sessions
  • Mock interview sessions


Employer Visits
Employer visits are available throughout the year upon request. To arrange a visit please contact the Careers & Employment team.

Careers Fair
The date for the 2015 Careers Fair has not yet been set. If you are interested in hosting a stall or would just like some general information please email [email protected].


Auditorium ■ Audiovisual equipment ■ Interview rooms ■ Lecture theatres
■ Videoconferencing room ■ Catering service.


Equity Groups
Indigenous students are supported by the Indigenous Academic Support Unit.
Support and Equity Services provides a range of services for specified equity groups.


Fields of Education

Aboriginal and Australian studies, Animal Studies, Art, Architecture & Design, Commerce, Communication, Education, Engineering, Environmental Science, Health & Nursing, Hospitality & Cookery, Humanities & Social Science, Information Technology, Language Studies, Law, Library & Information Studies, Music, Pharmacy, Psychology, Science, Social Work, Sport Science, Tourism, Trades


Number of Graduating Students (approximate)
Aboriginal and Australian studies 15+, Art & Design 15+, Commerce/Accounting 110+, Information Technology 30+, Education & Teaching 530+, Engineering 30+, Environmental Science 20+, Humanities & Social Sciences 90+, Law 80+, Health & Nursing 345+, Research 15+, Science 25+




Team Leader – Careers and Employment 
Liz Hendry
T: +61 8 8946 6288
E: [email protected]


Senior Student Advisor
Chris Little 
T: +61 8 8959 5312
E: [email protected]


Employer Liaison & Administrative Officer: 
Sarah Smith
T: +61 8 8946 6288
E: [email protected]


Important Dates

Please visit the link below to view important dates throughout the academic year.