Jennifer Parham, EdD
Funding, Professional Development, and Scholarship
Responsibilities:Assistant Dean for Graduate Funding, Professional Development, and Scholarship.
Dr. Jennifer Parham is an Assistant Dean of Funding, Professional Development, and Scholarship in UCF’s College of Graduate Studies. She received her Applied Sociology MA (2004), Instructional Technology – Instructional Systems MA (2005) and Doctor of Education (2014) from UCF. Her doctoral dissertation research focused on the challenges graduate students face in academia and their definitions and understanding of appropriate academic sharing. In her role in the College of Graduate Studies, she oversees the administration of graduate funding (fellowships, assistantship hiring, tuition support, and health insurance), Thesis and Dissertation (ETD) Services, and the Graduate Student Center. Her teaching areas of interest include gender and sociology of deviance.