The Centre for Career & Work-Integrated Learning is the source for career development and employment information at the University College of the North. We strive to empower northern residents and learners at UCN in developing the skills, knowledge, experiences, and connections they need to confidently manage their careers and successfully transition to the workplace.


Meet the Team



Krystle Paskaruk



Krystle Paskaruk is the Coordinator for Career & Work-Integrated Learning and has been instrumental in the conceptualization, planning and development of the Centre for Career & Work-Integrated Learning (CCWIL) at UCN; she has led the implementation of a comprehensive institution-wide career development framework, which has become cornerstone to the UCN student experience. With over 20 years of experience in adult education, training, and community development, Krystle brings a wealth of knowledge, creativity and expertise to lead the CCWIL team, and has received national recognition for her work. She is passionate about supporting students to achieve career success and seeks to ensure the highest degree of professionalism and excellence through client-centered program delivery.

​In addition to her duties at the Centre for Career & Work-Integrated Learning, Krystle is currently a Board Member with MACD and has been an active participant with CACEE (Canadian Association for Career Educators & Employers) and CEWIL Canada, where she served two consecutive terms on the National Board of Directors as the Regional Representative for Manitoba/Nunavut.



Kelly Hause

Career Engagement Facilitator


Kelly Hause is the Career Engagement Facilitator at UCN and is based at the Thompson Campus.  Kelly joined the Centre for Career & Work-Integrated Learning (CCWIL) in February 2020 after working in an executive administration role for over 25 years with UCN.  Kelly brings a wealth of experience in planning, administration and customer service excellence to her role in supporting students, employers and staff engaged in career development. Kelly is passionate about helping people navigate their careers and empowering them to achieve career success and recently completed the Career & Employment Coach Program through the University of Winnipeg!!