Jennifer G. Rau

Director, Divisional Initiatives and University Ombudsperson

Phone:
(305) 284-4922
Locator Code:
4602
Address:
Ashe Administration Building 1252 Memorial Dr
Room 244A
Coral Gables, Florida 33146-2509

 
About

Dr. Jennifer Rau is the Assistant to the Vice President for Student Affairs and University Ombudsperson at the University of Miami. In this role, she assists the Vice President with administrative issues, mediates student concerns and grievances by working with administrators, faculty and students, supports crisis management efforts, and coordinates and communication and marketing for the Division of Student Affairs.

Dr. Rau earned her doctorate from James Madison University in Strategic Leadership in the College of Business. During her time at JMU she held several positions related to assessment and student engagement. Previously, she worked at the University of Virginia with student activities and student organizations and serving as a sorority chapter advisor. She has also taught a number of courses on leadership. Dr. Rau completed a Master of Education degree in College Student Affairs at the University of South Florida and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Florida.