Mendoza School of Business

Jim Cunningham

Assistant Director, Experiential Learning
The Notre Dame MBA
  300K Stayer Center for Executive Education
  • Biography

Jim joined Notre Dame in 2014 and currently holds the position of Assistant Director of Corporate Recruiting. Jim is responsible for developing relationships with employers that lead to internships and post-graduation opportunities for the MBA and EMBA programs. Additionally, he serves as a liaison to the Corporate Advisory Board, staff advisor to the Mendoza LGBTQ and Allies Club and co-advisor to the Net Impact Club.

Prior to his current role, Jim worked in fundraiser roles for the University of Notre Dame and Elmhurst College in Illinois. He also worked at Inland Real Estate in Oak Brook, Illinois as a commercial broker. Jim earned his Bachelor of Business Administration from St. Xavier University in Chicago and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Notre Dame.

Jim’s service activities include serving as a Director of the South Bend Rotary Club, former Director of the Lymphoma Research Foundation, founder of the Rotaract Club of Chicago Southland, Big Brother in St. Joseph County, and a member of the 2015 Class of Michiana Forty Under 40.