Scope of Responsibilities
At UHD, Dr. Jackson is responsible for overseeing all administrative operations of the department, scheduling, curriculum development, supporting faculty initiatives, supervision of staff, resolving student problems, oversight of departmental budget and evaluation of all faculty. Dr. Jackson also represents the department in administrative contexts and otherwise helps coordinators and faculty carry out the mission of the University.
Dr. Jackson earned his Doctor of Philosophy in Philosophy from Vanderbilt University, Master of Arts in Philosophy and Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy from Ohio University.
Dr. Jackson's administrative experience includes work as the Chair of Social Sciences, Assistant Chair of Social Sciences and Coordinator of Philosophy at UHD. As a graduate student, Dr. Jackson worked in two administrative offices at Vanderbilt as a Graduate Assistant: the Office of Intercultural Education and Diversity and International Student and Scholar Services.