James M. Kuras

Teaching Lecturer, Business

BA, Eastern Connecticut State University; MEd, Springfield College
Email: jmkuras@plymouth.edu

Jim Kuras has worked in Higher Education for the past 25 years.  He has focused in the Career Services area as an administrator for most of those years.  He spent 20 years at Southern New Hampshire University, directing their Career Development Center for 14 of those years before moving to Plymouth State University.  Jim previously worked with graduate level Teacher Certification candidates here at PSU before moving back to the career services area as the Career Services Manager.


MEd, Higher Education and Student Personnel Administration, Springfield College

BA, Environmental Earth Science, Eastern Ct State University


Family, the outdoors, long distance hiking (he has thru-hiked the Appalacian Trail, Vermont Long Trail, the John Muir Trail through the High Sierra, plus lots of multi-day adventures), his two dogs and yes, even the Green Bay Packers.


Married with two children and living in the Monadnock Region

Courses Taught:

BU-4650: Professional Employment