- M.A., Modern U.S. American History, Rutgers University, 2019 Research Concentration: History of Education
B.A., International Relations with minor in History, Texas State University, 2015
- Jess Edwards joined the Academic Support team in September 2019 as a Tutoring Program Assistant and has brought innovative ideas and an eye for quantitative data analysis to the team. From there, they have transitioned from the role as Program Assistant to Assistant Director of Student Academic Services. Their role is primarily to oversee, manage, and develop the Student Academic Services programs, professional staff, and student-staff. Prior to working at American University, they worked as a Graduate Assistant in the academic advising office at Rutgers University and taught history and mathematics at the primary level.