Meet the Team

Edward Cruz (he/him/his)

Assistant Dean & Executive Director

Edward “Eddy” Cruz is the Assistant Dean & Executive Director of NTC Career Services. He leads the NTC Career Services team, in collaboration with campus partners, to offer tailored career services that meet the needs of all Tulane students. Additionally, he believes representation matters, and his team represents this. Eddy empowers them to utilize their unique experiences and strives to create an environment where they feel safe sharing their whole selves at work. Eddy earned his M.A. in Student Affairs in Higher Education from the Indiana University of Pennsylvania and a B.A. in Speech Communication from Kutztown University. He began his career at the University of Georgia and spent nearly 12 years at the University of Miami before arriving at Tulane.


Best Career Advice: Find an organization that values your skills and experiences and allows you to show up as your whole self at work.

Favorite NOLA Restaurants: Cochon Butcher (Warehouse District), Atchafalaya (Garden District), and the Kabob House (Metairie)