Sallman, Jennifer (js3968)

Jennifer Sallman

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Adjunct Assistant Professor: Education Policy (EDPA 5645)

Educational Background

B.A. and M.S. degrees in Organic Chemistry, Emory University, Atlanta, GA.

Ph.D. in Politics and Education, Teachers College, Columbia University, NY, NY.

Jennifer (Jen) Sallman is currently the Deputy Director at the Consortium for Policy Research in Education at Teachers College, Columbia University (CPRE-TC). Her research explores how contemporary policies and programs moderate or exacerbate educational equity. Prior to joining CPRE-TC, she earned her doctorate from the Education Policy and Social Analysis Department at Teachers College, Columbia University. Simultaneously, Jen worked at Teach For America as Managing Director of Strategy and Research, where she led the organization's internal research portfolio. Prior to attending Teachers College and working at Teach For America, Jen earned a Masters in Public Administration specializing in public policy analysis, from New York University’s Wagner School of Public Service. While at NYU, she performed education policy research in the economics department and at NYU’s Institute for Education and Social Policy. Jen's passion for education reform was sparked by her teaching experience. Jen taught 7th-grade science in the South Bronx through the Teach For America program. 


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