Shannon Jakes, Ph.D., M.A.M. (she/her)

  • Research Project Coordinator 1, Center for Health Systems Effectiveness, School of Medicine


Shannon has her master's in Leadership and Management and is currently working toward her Ph.D. in Managing Organizational Systems. She contributes to the Center for Health Systems Effectiveness team with project management, operational, human resources, and administrative functions. Before joining CHSE, she worked both domestically and internationally as a logistical coordinator, instructor, translator, and project manager. Her doctoral research explores organizational transitions and how they navigate change.

Education and training

    • B.A., 2007, University of Montana
    • Ph.D., 2023, Saybrook University