Jennifer joins the Northeastern faculty as an Assistant Cooperative Education Coordinator. In this role she teaches Career Management for Engineers courses, advises and assists students in their Co-op search, and collaborates with industry partners to create opportunities for students.
Jennifer grew up in Portland, Oregon and thrives in miserable, gray climates like the Pacific Northwest and the UK. Her career focus has been helping students cultivate a meaningful life through educational and professional experiences. She taught at the University of Washington Seattle for 15 years in contexts ranging from Academic and Business English, to teacher training in the MATESOL graduate program and co-directing Study Abroad programs in Spain and Morocco. From 2011-2013 she served as an English Language Fellow in Agadir, Morocco with the US Department of State.
Her personal interests include lawn bowling, wild swimming, forest bathing, Roman pasta, good coffee, all things libraries, bookstores and books, studying Italian, incredibly long walks in foreign countries that end with food, and the constant pursuit of time affluence.