Languages and Culture Studies
Adjunct Instructor and Internship Coordinator
Jillian is an alumni of UNCC in International Studies and German with a minor in Holocaust, Genocide, and Human Rights and holds a master's degree magma cum laude from La Universidad para la Paz in Sustainable Peace with a concentration in media studies. At UNCC, she has taught both in-person and online courses in global connections focusing on media and peace and arts & society film with an emphasis on social justice issues through foreign films. She served for two years on the LBST diversity and inclusion committee and has completed the QM:Quality Matters certification for her global connections course.She has also worked in the non-profit sector for human trafficking lecturing at over 75 schools, organizations, and businesses throughout the country.
She is currently working on a children's Holocaust book.