Career Services Team

Get the help you need and take control of your professional development at Illinois Tech by developing a comprehensive career plan with our Career Services team. Each professional staff member in our office is uniquely trained to equip you with the tools you need to have a successful career.

We are here for you each step of the journey- from your first resume to your first interview to salary negotiation and accepting/declining an offer.

Julie Bruns

Senior Career Development Coach

Julie was born and raised in Chicago, and has worked in learning and development for over 20 years. She has a passion for teaching others what’s possible and loves connecting with people. After graduating with a BS in Marketing and Economics, and a Master’s degree in Teaching, she has spent her career as a software trainer and leadership development consultant, in industries including healthcare, IT, travel, and environmental health and safety. She’s an author and a podcaster. Her podcast “The Peace and Possibilities Podcast” is a platform that shares stories from successful, happy people who love the work they do, and can help you learn just how to get there sooner.