Ann D. Jabro, Ph.D.
University Professor of Communication (Communication)
412-397-6443 phone (M)
412-397-6469 fax
Wheatley Center 330

Educational Background

  • Ph.D., Speech Communication, The Pennsylvania State University, 1989
  • Master of Arts, Journalism, The Pennsylvania State University, 1986
  • Bachelor of Arts, Radio-Television-Film, Temple University, 1979

Professional Background

  • Dr. Jabro serves at the invitation of President Dr. David Dell'Omo as the chair of the Middle States Re-Accreditation team. This comprehensive review focused on ascertaining if RMU's educational and organizational practices are in compliance with the Middle States Commission on Higher Education's Characteristics of Excellence. The Re-Accreditation team identified ways to improve processes and systems to stimulate a continuous quality improvement loop for the university. Jabro managed the group dynamics, student media liaison and guided the research collection, data analysis and writing of the document with David Majka, Director of Institution Research and in consultation with David Jamison, Provost and Senior Vice President of Academic Affairs.