Doctor of Education – Organizational Leadership & Communication
Dec. 2016
Northeastern University, Boston, MA

Master of Education – College Student Affairs
May 2006
University of South Florida, Tampa, FL

Bachelor of Science – Communications
May 2004
Eastern Connecticut State University, Willimantic, CT 
Minor: Sociology



Teaching Faculty Member, University of Southern California

 May 2018 – Present

Module: Identifying, Understanding and Confronting Implicit Bias

Module: Messaging Commitment to Racial Equity and Inclusion

Race and Equity Center

Adjunct Professor, Rutgers University-New Brunswick

 Sep. 2017 – Dec. 2017
Course Taught: Black Male Identity in the United States

Department of Africana Studies

University Instructor, University of Massachusetts Lowell
Sep. 2010 – Dec. 2010
Course Taught: First Year Seminar

University Co-Instructor, University of South Florida
May 2005 – Dec. 2005
Courses Taught: Experience for African-American Men, Career Development Process



in press. Jones, D.E. Foreword. In Editor Susan Goldman Rubin, Sing and Shout: Paul Robeson. Honesdale, PA. Calkins Creek for Boyds Mill Press Publisher.


2019. Batista, A., Jones, D.E, Sewell, S., & Tambascia, T.P. Creating Pathways for New Professionals. NASPA Leadership Exchange. Vol. 17, Issue 1, Spring 2019, pgs. 18-22.


2018. Jones, D.E. Before Kaepernick, this Jersey Legend Gave Up Fame, Fortune for Social Activism., September 15.


2011. Harper, S. R., Davis, R. J., Jones, D. E., McGowan, B. L., Ingram, T., & Platt, S. Race and Racism in the Experiences of Black Male Resident Assistants at Predominately White Universities. Journal of College Student Development, 52(2), 180-200.