Jim Case serves California State University, Fullerton, the largest campus in the California State University System with over 38,000 students. The campus is in the second year of a University-wide Strategic Plan incorporating a key objective to “Ensure that at least 75% of CSUF students participate in an advising system that integrates academic, career and personal development components.” Prior to coming to Fullerton in 1999, Jim directed the Career Management Center at Thunderbird School of Global Management in Glendale, AZ, the career services program at the University of Rochester, the career services program at the College of Wooster, and a community-based internship program in Philadelphia. Jim also is on the faculty of the Career Services Institute, which provides training to college and university career center staff throughout California and the western states.
Jim has also served on the board of NACE (National Association of Colleges and Employers) and WACE (Western Association of Colleges and Employers). From 1983 to 1985, he was president of the National Society for Internships and Experiential Education, now NSEE. Jim has been a trainer, a consultant, and an evaluator for numerous career services, internship, community service, and cooperative education programs, and has made a variety of presentations and written several articles on career development and human resources topics.