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Employee Profile

JENNIFER LEIGH PHILLIPS

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CTR FOR STUDENT SUCCESS & FIRST YEAR EXP
ASSISTANT DIRECTOR FOR RETENTION
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350 MARTINDALE
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-5970
Joined UM: 06/12/2000

Areas of Expertise

  • ACADEMIC ADMINISTRATION
  • ACADEMIC ADVISING
  • ACADEMIC AFFAIRS
  • HIGHER EDUCATION - STUDENT SERVICES
  • STUDENT AFFAIRS
  • STUDENT RETENTION

Brief Bio

Jennifer Phillips is Assistant Director of Retention in the CSSFYE. Ms. Phillips received both her Bachelor's (English) and Master's (Higher Education) from Ole Miss. She is currently writing her dissertation for completion of the Ph.D. in Higher Education. She is an active member in the National Academic Advising Association (NACADA), Academic Advising Network (AAN), National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA), Consortium for Student Retention Data Exchange (CSRDE) and is the coordinator for Freshman Attendance-Based Initiative (FABI). She teaches a section of the First-Year Experience course for freshmen each fall.

Degrees

BA
ENGLISH
THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI/ UNIVERSITY, MISSISSIPPI (2003)
MA
HIGHER EDUCATION
THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI/ UNIVERSITY, MISSISSIPPI (2007)

Committee Memberships

Demonstration & Assembly Response Team
Other Kind of Committee
Non-Resident Adm App Review Committee
UG Application Selection Committee
Retention Advisory Board
Other Kind of Committee
University Assessment Committee-IR
Other Kind of Committee
Veteran Advisory Committee
Ad Hoc Committee

Awards

Excellence in Advising Award - Office of the Provost
2016
Staff Council Award - EEO3
2016