For Employers

COVID-19 Response

The University of Tennessee has transitioned to online instruction through the summer semester. View updates here


Though the COVID-19 has caused many inconveniences, please know that the Office of Career Planning and Development is still able to support you as you continue to recruit our students for full-time jobs and internships. Our students are also extremely interested in gaining career-related experience through the opportunities your organization has to offer.


Below are some alternative methods to connect with UT Martin students.

Post Jobs and Internships to Handshake

Handshake is our free job posting service allows your organization to post full-time job, part-time job, and internship opportunities to UT Martin’s best and brightest.


New to recruiting at UT Martin? First-Time Users can click here to register and post positions for free.


Have you posted positions with Handshake before? Login here as a returning user.

Schedule Virtual Events of Info Sessions Using Zoom

How to Request an Event


We will highlight these events through our social media platforms.

Host On-Campus Interviews Virtually

Post a position to Handshake, preview candidates’ resumes, and arrange to individually interview candidates via the virtual platform of your choice. Contact for more information.

Post Virtual Micro-Internships/Projects

Regardless of your role, industry, or organization size, students and alumni from the University of Tennessee at Martin can help. If you want to expand your recruiting pool to access diverse talent with 21st century skills and the grit to succeed, Micro-Internships make it easy. If you want to improve the effectiveness of your hiring efforts and lower the costs (and risks) associated with onboarding, no problem. If you just need some immediate help on projects because you or your team is overloaded, we’ve got you covered.


Micro-Internships can be completed across all departments including:

  • Sales/Marketing
  • Human Resources
  • Strategy
  • Research
  • Operations and Support
  • Finance and Accounting
  • IT

Click here to see examples of projects.


To learn more and post projects, go to

Event Dates


Handshake provides a centralized opportunity for students and alumni to view internship and job opportunities posted by recruiters.

Career Fairs

Thank you to all academic programs, hiring organizations, faculty, students, and staff for making our last event a success!

  • Spring 2020 Part-time Job and On-Campus Career Fair
    January 30, 2020 | 2 to 4 p.m.
  • Spring 2020 Career and Internship Fair
    March 19, 2020 | 1 to 4 p.m.

Contact Career Planning & Development at or 731.881.7712 for information on how to register.


Please review UT Martin internship policies and resources here.

Skyhawk Talent Pipeline

Build your pipeline of talent and increase opportunities for experiential education for UT Martin students! Host students for informational interviews, job shadowing or internships by completing this brief survey.

  • Informational Interview (Discuss relevant career/industry information with student for 30 – 60 minutes.)
  • Job Shadowing (Allow student to shadow work day for one to five days.)
  • Internship (Mentor and supervise student in relevant daily activities and/or projects for one semester.)

Contact Katie Mantooth at or 731.881.3716 with any questions.

Recruiting Policies

Interview Candidates

The Office of Career Planning & Development offers interview rooms for employers to meet individually with UT Martin students to discuss position opportunities. Each interview room can accommodate up to three people. A typical interview day consists of 30 to 45-minute interview times. However, online schedules can be customized to meet your needs. This deadline driven service provides the following to you:

  • Post a position(s)
  • Preview candidate resumes
  • Arrange to interview students at The Office of Career Planning & Development

You must submit your request through Handshake. Only Equal Opportunity Employers may use UT Martin facilities to interview. Tests administered on campus must be validated by the Equal Opportunity Commission.

On-Campus Recruiting

All On-Campus Recruiting options must also have a position posted within Handshake.

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