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Jennifer Gerz-Escandón

Director, National Scholarships and Fellowships

B.A., Government with a minor in Psychology, Georgetown University
M.A., International Relations, University of Miami
Ph.D., International Relations, University of Miami


Dr. Gerz-Escandón is the Director of National Scholarships and Fellowships for the Honors College. She holds a Ph.D. in International Relations from the University of Miami. At Lynn University, she was the chair of the International Relations Degree Program and the Director of the Center for International Programs and Services. At the University of Evansville she served as Director of International Studies. She also held faculty appointments at both universities and was a 2001-2002 Fulbright Scholar in Germany. As director, she will work with students who strive to win awards such as the Rhodes, Truman, Goldwater, and other prestigious scholarships and awards.