Degree: Michigan State University
Jessica Garcia joined the joined the department in August 2009. In addition to teaching, Jessica Garcia serves as an Intercultural Education Specialist in the Office for Inclusion and Intercultural Initiatives. In this role, she contributes to the development and implementation of faculty training related to implicit bias and microaggressions as well as sexual assault and relationship violence; represents and supports the Director on matters related to diversity; and conducts workshops on inclusive pedagogy, intersectionality, and facilitating difficult dialogues. Jessica Garcia received her Bachelor’s Degree and Doctorate in Sociology from Michigan State University.