- PhD, Modern European History, Emory University
MA, Modern European History, Emory University
BA, Vanderbilt University
Dr. Jones joined the American Historical Association as Executive Director in June 1999, after serving 11 years as Executive Director of the Organization of American Historians. She holds a BA from Vanderbilt University and the MA and PhD in modern European history from Emory University. In addition, she was a Program Officer for Planning and Assessment at the National Endowment for the Humanities and was the first director of the National Coordinating Committee for the Promotion of History. Dr. Jones teaches History and Public Policy in the History Department.