Director of the Career Development Center
Andrew Simmons has been at Brown since 2005. He served as Associate Dean of the College for Health and Law Careers and became director of the CareerLAB, Center for Careers and Life After Brown, in 2010. He holds a PhD in higher education administration from Boston College, where he concentrated in college student development as well as history and philosophy of education. Prior to coming to Brown, Simmons was class dean and health professions advisor at Brandeis University; he also served in several positions in student affairs at Brandeis. Simmons is a 1989 graduate of Hampshire College where he concentrated in history and music. He also holds a Master of Arts in Teaching from Tufts University and was a certified history teacher before moving into higher education.