Anne Jones is the Assistant Dean of Student Affairs and Community Partnerships for the School of Education. Previously she served as the Assistant Executive Vice Chancellor and Chief of Staff, Office of the Provost at UC Davis, and as Assistant Vice Chancellor and Chief of Staff to the Vice Chancellor in the Division of Student Affairs at UC Berkeley.
Dr. Jones has held several other leadership positions within the University, including Chief of Staff to the Provost and Executive Vice President at the University of California Office of the President, and her previous campus roles include Associate Dean for Academic Programs and Director of Education Programs for University Extension at the University of California, Riverside; Assistant Dean and Director of Teacher Education at UC Riverside; and Multiple Subjects Program Coordinator at UC Irvine.
Dr. Jones holds a California Professional Clear Multiple Subjects Teaching Credential and master’s degree in teacher education from UCLA, and a doctorate in educational administration granted jointly from UCLA and UC Irvine. Her research interests have included performance assessment for pre-service teachers; the effect of accommodations on standardized test scores for English learners; and analyzing data to evaluate effective teacher education programs. Her work in these areas has been presented at the American Educational Research Association. Dr. Jones has worked with the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CTC) in several leadership capacities, including as co-chair for the Committee on Accreditation, and served on the Board of Directors for the California Council on Teacher Education. Her most recent publication is titled “Bilingual Education as a Professional Responsibility for Public Schools and Universities.”