Faculty and Staff

Ristow, Amber

Ristow, Amber

Amber Ristow

Employer Relations Coordinator

Start Year: 2019

Career Services
Office: 187 Rodli Hall
Phone: 715-425-3572



M.S.Ed. in Student Affairs Administration in Higher Education, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

B.S. in Human Development and Family Studies, Business Administration Minor, University of Wisconsin-Stout

Courses Taught:

Occassionally serves as one of the instructors for CBE 300, a professional skills course. 

Previously co-taught a first-year seminar course at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. 

Additional Information: 

As the Employer Relations Coordinator, Amber serves as the primary point of contact for employers interested in recruiting talented UW-River Falls students. She plans, coordinates, and implements career-related educational events for students such as the Career Fair, resume workshops, professional development days, and more. Each opportunity is carefully planned with a student-centered approach and goal to foster professionalism and build student confidence. 

In addition to event planning and coordination, Amber serves as the primary contact for marketing (print and social media), purchasing, and operations in Career Services. She oversees the University's recruiting platform, Handshake, and supervises and trains Office Assistants for the department.