Chris Smith, assistant dean for career services
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S. Christian Smith joins Elon Law after serving in a range of career services leadership capacities in the private sector, in addition to three years as Director of Employer Relations for Elon University, where he traveled nationally to develop recruiting relationships with private industry, government agencies, and non-profit organizations.

Smith has also served as Corporate Recruiter for Management Recruiters International where he was responsible for national and international employment searches. In addition, Smith has extensive experience in non-profit management and educational consulting.

As Assistant Dean for Career Services at Elon Law, Smith designs and leads employer development programs, creating and strengthening relationships with traditional and non-traditional legal employers to assure that students have desirable career opportunities.

Smith holds a doctoral degree in Counseling and Counselor Education and a master of science degree in counseling from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, as well as a bachelor of arts degree in communication studies from the University of Minnesota.