Career Development Specialist
Liaison to the Graduate College of Social Work, College of Education, UH Graduate School, Cougars in Recovery, CAPS, and the LGBTQ+ Resource Center
Asha Wilson-Lovelle serves as the Career Development Specialist for Education, Health Science (Pre-Health), and Human Services. As a Career Development Specialist, she works with students through their major or career exploration, supports students to prepare strong application materials, teaches students strategies on how to have the confidence in their own skills and abilities, and provides individual recommendations based on student needs.
Asha is a University of Houston Alumna. Prior to joining University Career Services, she earned her Master of Social Work from the University of Houston’s Graduate College of Social Work in 2019 after having earned her Bachelor of Science in Social Work at Southeastern Louisiana University. As a social worker, it’s Asha’s privilege to support students in getting in touch with the person they want to be. Her approach is trauma informed, collaborative, encouraging, and strengths based, as she works together with students to highlight their strengths while focusing on self-awareness to discover and accomplish their goals.
During her graduate studies, Asha worked for UH’s Division of Student Affairs in the UH LGBTQ Resource Center as the graduate student. Through this role, she had the opportunity to help create a safe and supportive learning environment for LGBTQ+ students by empowering them to develop their authentic identity, and become proud, successful, engaged members of the UH community. Asha’s passion for students is what drives her. She is proud to serve Coogs of all identities and career paths. Visit Cougar Pathway to schedule an appointment with her today.