Name:Jennifer Carruth
Associated Centers:Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems
Position:Support Staff
Email: jcarruth@cavs.msstate.edu
Office:Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems, 2210-A
Office Phone:(662) 325-5562
Alternate Phone:(662) 325-5431

Biography:Jennifer Carruth has been at the Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems since September 2006. She is assistant to Engineering Mechanics & Material Science research group at CAVS.

She has experience with invoices,purchasing, shipping,travel, events, scheduling, correspondence, scheduling and arranging meetings, and assisting the business office. She has had university training in BANNER invoicing, requisitions and purchasing, leave, payroll, and additional training in ACCESS, and EXCEL. She is well versed in CAVS and University policy.

She is a MSU Safe Zone Ally and workshop trainer, member of the MSU Safe Zone Advisory Board, Support Staff representative for the MSU President's Commission on the Status of Women (PCSW), and member of the American Association for University Women (AAUW), and Women in Higher Education-Mississippi Network (WHEMN)

Research Interest: She has B.S. degree in Social/Developmental Psychology and Human Development/Family Studies.

She is currently pursuing her MS/PhD in Sociology with a certificate in Gender Studies. Her research interests include Diversity, Workplace and Organizational Inequality, Higher Education, STEM Workforce, Gender, Race, and Stratification.

She is a member of Alpha Kappa Delta-International Sociology Honors Society, American Sociological Association, Sociologists for Women in Society, Alabama-Mississippi Sociological Association,and the Southern Sociological Society.