Recruiting professionals who are thinking about your career, even when you're not

The mission of the professional staff at the DePaul MBA Career Management Center is to bring students, employers and alumni together to build a large network of information and opportunities. This network benefits the entire Chicago business community—and our students—by matching the right candidates to the right jobs.

Jennifer Kopczynski
Interim Director

Jennifer develops new and effective ways for career coaching and delivering career development support to Kellstadt students and alumni.  She is responsible for strategic planning, program development and innovation, assessment and annual goal attainment of the career advising area and serves as a senior member of the Kellstadt CMC team.  Her passion is to help people maximize their potential by identifying their strengths and interests and taking control of their career goals.   

Jennifer’s prior coaching experience was at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and Northwestern University.  At Chicago Booth, she supported 1,100 full-time MBA students with one-on-one coaching and educational programming to achieve career success by helping students focus their search, strengthen their marketing message, and research and prepare for interviews.  Jennifer holds a BS in International Studies from UW-Whitewater and a M.Ed. in Counseling with a concentration in College Student Development from DePaul University.​ 

Rabia Baig
Assistant Director, Employer Relations

Rabia works closely with employers to bring job opportunities for our current and alumni students. She enjoys building relationships and thinking strategically on how to build those partnerships that will be most beneficial to employers and students. After completing her undergraduate degree, she pursued a Masters of Education degree from University of Illinois at Chicago. Her previous work in higher education led her to a job at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business Career Services office where she worked closely with students in delivering programs and providing assistance in career-related research.​ 

Enrique Guerrero
sistant Director, Career Specialist​​

Patricia Loukas
Events Manager​

Mariel Heinemann
Office Manager

Career services for current students and alumni:

  • Small group roundtables on resumes, interviewing, salary negotiation and more
  • Job fairs with key contacts from top Chicago employers
  • Practice interviews with DePaul alumni
  • Networking events
  • On-campus interviews
  • Candidate recommendations to potential employers
  • Resume and Cover Letter Reviews
  • Career Planning and Exploration Sessions
  • Job Search Strategy Appointments

Additional printed career resources are available in our office in the DePaul Center, Suite 5300, 1 E. Jackson Blvd., Chicago. ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​