Valli Sarveswaran, Ph.D. (Engineering)













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Valli serves as the Graduate Career Consultant for the College of Engineering at the University of Notre Dame working with graduate students, postdocs, and recent alumni. His service includes but not limited to career exploration, job search strategy, professional development, and interview preparation through individual coaching and small and large group forums. Valli has held postdoctoral research positions and administrative positions in various educational institutions in Canada and the United States. He holds a BS in Chemistry from the University of Jaffna, Sri Lanka, and a Ph.D. in Organometallic Chemistry from the University of Cambridge, England.


Valli Sarveswaran, PhD

Career Consultant – College of Engineering
W528 Duncan Student Center |

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In-Person and Virtual Schedule

The Graduate Career Services team will be on different in-person and virtual schedules during the 20-21 school year for appointments to minimize the amount of staff in our office on any given day due to the current health situation. Virtual appointments will also be available on days staff are in the office. You can schedule appointments and view Valli's availability through our career management system "Handshake". Feel free to email him directly if you have any questions or are having any challenges with finding times in the system. If you choose to meet in-person, please make sure to view the new Graduate Career Services appointment protocol for in-person appointments. Valli's schedule starting the week of February 1st (2021) is below. Check Handshake for his current availability:

  • Mondays - In-Person or Virtual
  • Tuesdays - In-Person or Virtual
  • Wednesdays - Rotates In-Person and Virtual Each Week (Starts In-Person on 2/10/21)
  • Thursdays - Virtual Only
  • Fridays - Virtual Only