PhD, 2018

Noble Jones is the Associate Dean of Admission at Wesleyan University in Middletown, CT. Jones had served as a postdoctoral fellow at University of Georgia's Carl Vinson Institute of Government where he worked on various projects related to institutional research and student success.

His research interests include organizational perspectives of the decision-making processes at private liberal arts colleges and universities, curricular adaption within the liberal arts, and the experience of student-athletes within selective institutions at the NCAA Division III level.

Noble Jones earned his Bachelor of Art in English Literature from Kenyon College and embarked on a career path that took him through corporate and small-business finance before returning to his alma mater, where he worked for seven years in the Office of Admissions. As associate director, Jones actively recruited the West Coast of the United States and Canada while managing components of the recruitment process including admissions marketing, merit scholarships, and athletics.

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 - 12:09pm

In addition to the large group of IHE faculty and students who presented papers at the AERA conference in Toronto (April 5-8), Noble Jones (PhD 2018) received the 2019 Outstanding Dissertation Award from AERA's Division J, and Associate Professor Tim Cain was recogniz

Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 4:51pm

Noble Jones’ (PhD, 2018) dissertation is one of two selected to receive the 2019 Outstanding Dissertation Award given by the American Education Research Association (AERA), Division J.