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Kathryn Jackson, MEd

Title/s: Director, Career Development Center & Quinlan Business Career Services

Office #: Sullivan 255/Schreiber 121

Phone: 773.508.7716

E-mail: kjackson9@luc.edu

About

Kathryn Jackson (she/her/hers) serves as the Director of the Career Development Center (CDC) and of Business Career Services in the Quinlan School of Business. Kathryn, a Chicago native and first generation college graduate, joined Loyola University Chicago in 2008 as the Quinlan College of Business Academic Internship Program Coordinator.

Kathryn is a former project management s-corp owner and magazine columnist for Family Time Magazine. Since coming to Loyola Chicago, Kathryn has contributed articles and book chapters on Community Work-Study as well as earned awards from The College Board, the University of Illinois Alumni Association, and Office of the POTUS Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. 

Professional & Community Affiliations:

  • Honors and Awards Committee, National Association for College and Employers (NACE)
  • Career Mentor, DePaul University's Career Mentoring Program, Alumni Sharing Knowledge
  • SASDI Fellow on Diversity, Access, and Programming, Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT)
  • America's Urban Campus Career Executive Committee Co-Chair
  • DePaul School for New Learning Professional Advisor

Kathryn has completed the following Loyola University Chicago staff/faculty trainings: Safe Space (LGBTQI), I'm Here For You (Survivors of Dating Violence), Share the Dream: Undocumented Ally Training.