Data Science Director James Kulich to Discuss Impact of AI on Careers

October 19, 2023 | by the Office of Marketing and Communications

Jim Kulich, Elmhurst University

As advances in artificial intelligence accelerate, the emphasis is quickly shifting from careers in AI to careers with AI.

On Thursday, Nov. 2, James Kulich, director of the Master in Data Science and Analytics program at Elmhurst University, will host “How Today’s AI Will Impact Your Profession, and How You Can Prepare.” Kulich will lead a panel of experts in a discussion about the impacts of AI on your professional world, whatever it might be, and ways to tap into its potential.

In addition to leading the Master in Data Science and Analytics program at Elmhurst, Kulich is a professor of mathematics and chair of the Department of Computer Science & Information Systems. He has extensive experience in applying quantitative methods and analytical tools to produce useful and actionable information from widely ranging data.

Kulich’s talk is part of the Graduate Studies Lecture Series, a yearlong series celebrating 25 years of graduate programs at Elmhurst University. Graduate studies at Elmhurst launched in 1998 with five programs. Today, Elmhurst offers more than 20 master’s degree programs and a number of graduate certificate programs in the business, education, health care and technology fields.

The lecture on the impact of AI begins at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 2, in the Frick Center, Blume Board Room. Admission is free. RSVP at

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