Meet the Author
Jacqueline A. Kane, Ph.D.
Dr. Kane has a bachelor’s degree in sociology with a minor equivalent in math from Morgan State University and a master's degree in counselor education from the State University of New York College at Oneonta. She also earned a Ph.D. in sociology from the University of New York at Albany and a Certificate in Higher Education Management from Carnegie Mellon University.
Jacqueline worked as a caseworker with the New York City Department of Social Services, a counselor and coordinator of counseling and academic advisement in an undergraduate collegiate program at State University of New York College at Oneonta. At the NYS Education Department, she worked as a supervisor of a number of academic support programs and as academic program reviewer. She taught both undergraduate and graduate courses on topics related to race, class, gender and public policy at the University at Albany.
Jackie has been involved in working with women and on women's issues. From 1976 to 1980, she was Director of the Resource Center on Women in Higher Education with the New York State Education Department. Jackie was part of the American Council on Education, Office of Women, National Identification Project, now the ACE Women's Network. She was also a Board Member of the Center for Women in Government and Civil Society and served as chair of its Advisory Committee on Minority Women's Issues.
Having served in numerous leadership roles including president, Jackie is an active member of my local chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. . She has been active in numerous community and professional organizations, including being the founding president and current Board Member of the Association of Black Women in Higher Education, Inc. She also involved in a peer-to-peer counseling program to support participants to be fully themselves living full lives.
She has numerous interests but is especially interested in empowerment, self-actualization, health and wellness.
Please feel free to contact Jackie with any questions you may have.
Dr. Kane also has a profile on LinkedIn.
To facilitating change and achieving goals!!!