Rudy F. Jamison Jr., Ed.D.
Job Title: Assistant Director | Center for Urban Education & Policy
Company Name: University of North Florida
Address: 1 UNF Dr. 9951 Quali Trace Ln. 32219 Jackonville, FL 32224
Social Media: @rudyjamison
Dr. Jamison is a native of Jacksonville, FL, a product of Duval County Public Schools, and a proud graduate of Jean Ribault Sr. High School. He earned his B.S. degree in Biology from Florida A&M University and his M.Ed., as well as his Ed.D., in Educational Leadership from University of North Florida. Dr. Jamison currently serves as Assistant Director of Urban Education and Community Initiatives in UNF’s Center for Urban Education and Policy as well as faculty in the Department of Leadership, School Counseling and Sport Management. Dr. Jamison’s research interests include: Black leadership development, identity and career development, community organizing for marginalized neighborhoods, self-monitoring, developmental relationships, nigrescence, and culturally responsive teaching and leadership.
Description of Assigned Session:
The Role African American History Plays in Effective Civic Engagement
Past Clients/Conference Appearances:
Brown, E., Jamison, R., & Janson, C. (2020, February) Walking the Talk: Deepening Teacher Candidates Understanding of Culture Through Community-Honoring Practices at the National Association for Professional Development Schools (NAPDS) Conference, Atlantic City, NJ. Janson, C. & Jamison, R. (2019, September) Sorting Through Outcomes for Civic Programming: Recognizing Racial Terror Lynchings at the 35th Annual Q Conference for the Scientific Study of Subjectivity, SS Marcellino and Festo Congress Center, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy Jamison, R. & Janson, C. (2019, September) Black Male Perspectives of Black Male Leader/Leadership Development in the World of Work at the 35th Annual Q Conference for the Scientific Study of Subjectivity, SS Marcellino and Festo Congress Center, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
Hurst, R. L., & Jamison Jr., R. F. (2020). Never forget who you are: Conversation about racism and identity development. Ohlson, M., Lerman, J., Theobold, J., & Jamison, R. (2017, March). The Virtual Pathway to College and Career Readiness. Jamison Jr., R. F. (2017). Black Male Perspectives of the Role Race Plays with Black Male Leader/Leadership Development in the World of Work. Maxis, S., Janson, C., Jamison, R., & Whaley, K. (2017). Painting the emerging image: portraits of family-informed scholar activism. Janson, C., & Jamison, R. (2016, April). Speaking their truths, naming their gifts: Black male middle school students’ perceptions of their assets. Ohlson, M., Jamison, R., & Gonzales, C. (2016) Community Engaged University: Developing an Intergenerational Network of Leadership and Mentoring.
Faculty | University of North Florida College of Education and Human Services, Leadership, School Counseling, and Sport Management Department Assistant Director | University of North Florida Center for Urban Education & Policy
Favorite African American History Quote: “Power concedes nothing without a demand. It never did and it never will."