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Alyssa Rametta

Assistant Director

Originally from Connecticut, Alyssa joined the Career and Professional Development team in 2018. Previous to her role at Virginia Tech, she has enjoyed serving as an intern and graduate assistant in career centers at UConn, Boston College, and Northeastern University. Alyssa enjoys working closely with graduate students at Virginia Tech, offering coaching on all topics related to career and professional development: developing a CV, searching for an academic job, preparing for interviews, building application materials, developing a LinkedIn and networking strategy, practicing salary negotiation, and everything in between during your career development journey. 

Key responsibilities

  • Liaison to the Graduate School
  • Practice Interview Coordinator      


Master of Arts in Higher Education Administration
Concentration in Student Affairs
Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA

Bachelor of Arts in Journalism
University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT

Professional affiliations and certifications

  • National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE)
  • National Career Development Association (NCDA)
  • Career Coaching Intensive Training Certification (NACE)