Teaching adults and providing them with educational opportunities and access to higher education is my passion.
Jennifer Vogel, PhD
Dr. Jennifer Vogel is an Associate Dean of the Division of General Education at Ashford University. She holds a PhD in educational equity from American University in Washington, D.C. Dr. Vogel has been an educator for 25 years. She began her career in K-12 before moving on to higher education. Prior to Ashford University, Dr. Vogel taught under-resourced and under-prepared adult learners at a community college for more than a decade. In 2010, she was awarded the Teaching Excellence Award from the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development at the University of Texas at Austin. She is also an honorary faculty member of the Alpha Sigma Lambda Honor Society. Dr. Vogel is a published researcher whose interests include online learning pedagogy, adult learning theory, and faculty learning communities. “Teaching adults and providing them with educational opportunities and access to higher education is my passion,” she says. “Institutions like Ashford help to democratize higher education by making it affordable and accessible to working adults. I am proud to be a part of that mission.”