Talent Acquisition Manager
- Electronic Arts
Jackie Copland is a member of the Global University Relations Team of Electronic Arts (EA), a leading global interactive entertainment software company. Jackie's physical office is based at EA's development studio in Burnaby, BC - but she works with all three of EA's locations in Canada, and many post secondary institutions across the country. University Relations at EA is a centralized team that manages relationships with faculty, professors, staff, and students at colleges and universities worldwide. Since late 2009, Jackie also manages the entire recruiting team in Canada for Electronic Arts.
Prior to joining EA in 2006, Jackie worked for with Co-op students and employers for five years in the Engineering Co-op Program at the University of British Columbia, building partnerships between academia and industry, and helping students to transition from school to work. She also has a scientific background, with 6 years in the mining industry as a research project manager working with new refining technologies. She holds a B.Sc. from McGill University, and an MBA from Queen's University.