IHE graduate Jennifer Frum is named VP for public service and outreach at UGA
Jennifer Frum, who has served as interim vice president for public service and outreach at the University of Georgia since July 2011, will take the position permanently, UGA announced on Monday, January 30. She will report to Jere Morehead, senior vice president for academic affairs and provost.
Frum joined the Carl Vinson Institute of Government in 2006 as interim director of its International Center, then became assistant director, deputy director and interim director of the Vinson Institute.
Before working at the Vinson Institute, Frum served as assistant director of the UGA Office of International Public Service and Outreach, where she led the development and implementation of projects in Asia, Africa and Latin America. She also coordinated several donor-funded training and education projects supported by international development agencies.
She has a bachelor’s degree in political science from West Virginia University, a master’s degree in international relations from George Washington University and a PhD from the UGA Institute of Higher Education.