Jennifer Jacobsen '95

Department head of

Assistant Dean of Students and Director of Wellness and Prevention and Title IX Deputy for Prevention

National Service

NCAA/NASPA Alcohol and Other Drug Steering Committee (2018-present)

NCAA Step UP! (active bystander) advisory and training committee (2015-present)

NCAA Task Force on Sexual Assault (2015-2017),

ACHA Task Force to Address Sexual and Relationship Violence (2014-2018)

Ruth E. Boynton Award for Distinguished Service to ACHA

ACHA Campus Safety Coalition co-chair (2018-present)

NASPA Culture of Respect Advisory Board (2018-present)

Education and Degrees

MPH     University of Minnesota

MA        Sport, Health, Leisure, and Physical Studies  University of Iowa

BA         History, concentration in Russian and Eastern European Studies  Grinnell College

Selected Publications

The Role of Active Bystander Training within a Comprehensive Prevention Framework (2018).  In M.D. Cimini and E.M. Rivera, eds.  Promoting Behavioral Health and Reducing Risk Among College Students: A comprehensive approach.  London: Routledge.

Addressing Sexual and Relationship Violence: A Trauma-Informed Approach.  American College Health Association. (December 2017). https://www.acha.org/documents/resources/Addressing_Sexual_and_Relationship_Violence_A_Trauma_Informed_Approach.pdf

Sexual Violence Prevention:  An Athletics Tool Kit for a Safe and Healthy Culture (2016).  National College Athletic Association. http://www.ncaa.org/sites/default/files/SSI_Sexual-Violence-Prevention-Tool-Kit_20161117.pdf

Step UP! Active Bystander Program:  Sexual and Relationship Abuse (2016). http://stepupprogram.org/topics/relationship-abuse/  

Step UP! Active Bystander Program:  Alcohol (2016).  http://stepupprogram.org/topics/alcohol/