Geoffrey Jones

Geoffrey Jones

Academic Services Officer II

313-577-9785

bt3545@wayne.edu

Geoffrey Jones

Biography

Jones joined Wayne States School of Social Work as an Academic Services Officer II in September 2018. He has been with the university since 2015. He received his M.S.W from California State University, Dominguez Hills with an emphasis on Children, Youth and Families in May of 2011. Jones volunteers with various other colleges at the university as well as around the city for the Parade Company, Detroit Conservancy, Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Walk, just to name a few. He is very involved in many community efforts, volunteering and fundraising in and around Detroit. Jones is currently in the Gerontology Graduate Certificate program (completing May 2019) and exploring options to work on his PhD.

Responsibilities

Jones recruits for the B.S.W., M.S.W. and PhD level program. He sees most of the prospective students interested in enrolling in the School of Social Work. He manages, plans, coordinate recruitment and outreach activities as well as facilitate the information sessions at the Main campus, Macomb and Schoolcraft satellite campuses. He also presents at the community colleges and open houses around the city, parts of Ohio and Canada. In addition, Jones develops recruitment and marketing strategies for the B.S.W. and M.S.W. programs and reviews applications for acceptance into the School of Social Work. He is also the Faculty Liaison for the Association of Black Social Workers (ABSW) and an active member of Phi Alpha.

Degrees and Certifications

  • Mental Health First Aid Certified
  • Infant/Child/Adult CPR & First Aid Certified
  • M.S.W. California State University, Dominguez Hills
  • B.S. Psychology, Tuskegee University

Office Location

 5447 Woodward Avenue, GL 31