Jessica BeckerJessica Becker

Senior Associate Director of Academic Affairs and Student Services

Jessica guides students through the academic process to ensure they are taking the appropriate coursework to graduate from their designated program. She leads the academic and student services team and helps students with petition submissions, thesis submissions and course load audits, in addition to managing mid-semester evaluations for the faculty advisors and the director. Importantly, she coordinates student presentations and certifies students for graduation from the INI. In addition to her academic and student services responsibilities, Jessica assists the Director of INI with special projects on an ongoing basis. She is also the staff advisor for the student organizations, GOINI and WINI.

After working in admissions for a few years, Jessica returned to school to earn her MSEd in Higher Education Management from the University of Pennsylvania. Upon graduating, she joined the Carnegie Mellon team in the Office of Alumni Relations and later joined the INI's Enrollment Services Office. She is eager to continue to serve the university and the students that make Carnegie Mellon such a great place to work. 

INI Interests

"The diverse individuals that make up the student body at the INI make this environment so interesting and unique. I really enjoy being part of a great staff that has the opportunity to assist these students with their education while at CMU."

INI & CMU Favorites

"Spring Carnival is a fun time on campus! Every student should be sure to take part in some aspect of that weekend because it is a really unique and exciting time on campus."