Robin Apodaca is the associate dean of career services. With more than 18 years of industry experience, Apodaca has extensive knowledge of law school career and professional development. Prior to joining the USC Gould School of Law, she provided career planning assistance to law students at Southwestern Law School, the University of La Verne College of Law and the Chapman University Fowler School of Law. In addition to her leadership positions at several law school career services offices, she is also an active member of the National Association of Law Placement where she is an elected member of the Regional Leadership Council. Though born in Germany, Apodaca has spent the majority of her life in sunny Southern California and holds a BA from California State University, Fullerton.