Jessica Abernathy

Jessica Abernathy

Administrative Associate I

(901) 678-2888
(901) 678-2983
Clement 437
Office Hours
Mon-Fri, 8:00am-4:30pm

About Jessica Abernathy

Jessica Abernathy joined the Political Science department in 2016.  Her main duties include overseeing departmental office operations, supervising graduate students and student workers, processing contracts, and managing department budgets.  Additional duties include maintaining a welcoming environment for incoming undergraduates and graduate students and assisting them with issues related to their programs of study, university policies and procedures, and student services related questions.  


MA, The University of Memphis, 2010; BA, The University of Memphis, 2006.


Departmental Assistant, Rhodes College 2013-2016;  Transitional Living Specialist, Youth Villages 2008-2010.