University of Minnesota
U of M Lindahl Academic Center
Email OneStop

Daniel Seddiqui

Title Coordinator of Learning Services Intern
Jamie Zamjahn
Location Lindahl Academic Center
Room 518
At the Lindahl Academic Center since January 2018
Education Daniel was as a nationally ranked collegiate athlete at the University of Oregon and USC, where he graduated with a degree in economics. He translated that experience into an extraordinarily successful career as an athletics coach, in which he’s trained Division 1 collegiate athletes, Olympians, and NFL Superbowl Champions. Daniel enjoys staying competitive with long distance running.
Experience Daniel Seddiqui is a real life version of Where’s Waldo. You may have spotted him working in the corn fields of Nebraska, on a lobster boat in Maine, forecasting your local weather in Ohio, coaching football in Alabama, or even as a reverend for a Las Vegas wedding chapel. He’s widely known for his journey of working 50 Jobs in 50 States—an expedition he created through struggles to land a job after college. His ambitious endeavors garnered worldwide media attention and culminated in a book that has been translated in 12 languages and has become the subject of a forthcoming feature film.
What you need to know about Daniel Seddiqui Daniel’s work has been an inspiration for those in economic hardship, and has been featured in countless national and international media outlets, such as CNN, Fox News, NPR, Today Show, Associated Press, BBC, MSN, Yahoo!, C-SPAN, World News Tonight, Wall Street Journal, MSNBC, Weather Channel, TIME, Runner’s World, Huffington Post, Inc. Magazine and Newsweek. Daniel has earned his spot as a job seeking expert and cultural analyst.