Jennifer D. Jacobsen
- Web Manager
- Global Programs
Jen is responsible for increasing the impact of the University’s global activities through the websites within BU Global Programs, including those for Global Programs, BU Study Abroad, the Center for English Language & Orientation Programs (CELOP), and the International Students & Scholars Office (ISSO). She comes to Global Programs from BU Study Abroad, where she led the website redesign for one of the largest study abroad operations in the world.
Jen has extensive experience working in higher education, including at Brandeis University’s Department of Theater Arts, and at the web division of the BU Information Services & Technology office. She also worked extensively with web technology at a software development company in Cambridge.
Jen has a bachelor’s degree from the College of Communication at BU, and a master’s degree in Electronic Commerce, also from BU, for which she received the Award for Excellence in Graduate Study. She studied abroad on the London Internship Program, and has also traveled to Australia and New Zealand.