Grace appointed as new Director of Student Services at Jones School

Grace The Jones Graduate School of Business is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Jeremy Grace as its newest director of student services, Full-Time MBA Program. Jeremy returns to Rice University most recently from the Australian School of Business where he served as associate director of learning and teaching. From 2001-2010, he served Rice University as a lecturer in the disciplines of communications, humanities, and leadership studies as the associate director of the Office of Academic Advising, and numerous other capacities as a member of the academic and professional staff. Jeremy holds a Master of Arts in Rhetoric and Composition and a Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies from Northern Arizona University and is a current candidate for the Ph.D. in Education Leadership from the University of New South Wales.

With a broad range of academic expertise and over 15 years of experience in higher education, Jeremy brings to his position at the Jones School a diverse variety of academic interests and pursuits ranging from his ongoing research in the areas of leadership education, communications, and phenomenology to his participation in the International Jean Gebser Society. As a national award winning speech coach and the former assistant director of the George R. Brown Forensics Society at Rice University, and Director of Forensics at Northern Arizona University, he is an often cited expert of rhetoric and political communication in numerous local and national news broadcasts and print media outlets in the United States. He returns to Houston with his wife Morgan and daughter Harper.