Vice President for Student Life
With more than 30 years of higher education experience, Dr. Kevin P. Jackson currently serves as the vice president for student life at Baylor University. In this position, he is responsible for leading a comprehensive student affairs division dedicated to enhancing students' educational, spiritual, cultural, and physical development. Before joining Baylor University in 2009, Dr. Jackson served Texas A&M University for 22 years in positions that included assistant vice president for student affairs and visiting assistant professor with the College of Education and Human Development, director for student activities, and senior associate director of the Memorial Student Center. Prior to his work at A&M, he served as an associate director for student union and activities at the University of Denver. He earned his doctorate in Educational Human Resource Development from Texas A&M University, his masters in Higher Education Administration from the University of Denver, and his bachelors cum laude in Journalism and Business from the University of North Texas. He is active in the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA) serving previously as chair of the NASPA Conference Career Services Committee and most recently as the Texas State Director for NASPA Region III. He has been named an outstanding alumnus of the College of Education and Human Development at Texas A&M University, is a recipient of the Stetson University College of Law, Center for Excellence in Higher Education Law and Policy, Facilitator Award, and has been recognized as a distinguished member of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars. He and his wife, Garret, an elementary teacher, are parents of three daughters: Taylor, Lauren, and Emily.
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