First HIRES: A Collaboration between Residence Life and Disability Resources for Students

Author: jmurchis

Jennifer Murchison began her career in higher education at the University of Mississippi in the Equal Opportunity and Regulatory Compliance Office, where she worked as a student and cut her teeth on Title VI, Title IX, and ADA research. She started her career in disability services at the University of Mississippi before accepting the position of Assistant Director and LD/ADHD/ASD Coordinator at the University of Memphis in Disability Resources for Students over 11 years ago, Jennifer has focused her research on Autism Spectrum issues, and educates herself more every day on Service Animals and Emotional Support Animals, among other important topics and issues in disability and higher education. Jennifer currently sits on the boards for TNAHEAD, Theatre Oxford In Oxford, MS), and serves as a Programmer for the Oxford Film Festival (in Oxford, MS). Jennifer received her MA in Higher Education, Student Personnel from the University of Mississippi in 2005.