Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Welcome Rebecca Jones, Assistant Director of OSCAR

The Office of Student Scholarship, Creative Activities, and Research is pleased to announce that Dr. Rebecca Jones will be joining us in January as the new Assistant Director of OSCAR!  Dr. Jones comes to Mason from Austin Peay University, where she established the Office of Undergraduate Research, and was a tenured associate professor of chemistry.

Dr. Jones will be an integral part of the team supporting the Students as Scholars initiative.  Some of her responsibilities will include:
  • Chairing the Student Scholarly Activities Subcommittee of the Students as Scholars QEP Leadership Council
  • Coordinating the Undergraduate Research Scholars Program
  • Working with the OSCAR Fellows to continue our outreach and education efforts 
  • Establishing a social media presence for OSCAR
Please join me in welcoming Dr. Jones!