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Mark Jones - MS, LAPC-R

Mark Jones

Department of Psychology and Criminal Justice

Phone: 478.361.2497

  • Macon - TEB - 354
    Phone: 478-361-2497
Office Hours: Mon 8:30-5:30
Tues 8:30-11:30
Thur 8:30-5:30
Biography: I am 58 yrs old, divorced with two wonderful children. My background has been in human services as a counselor, case manager, social worker, and working in higher education as an instructor, special needs/ disability services coordinator for most of the last 33 years. I have been teaching various Psychology and Sociology courses for different colleges since ’98. I have an MS in Counseling Psychology and my undergraduate degrees are in Psychology and Sociology. Of all the institutions I’ve taught for, my favorite is right here at MGSU, my first post-secondary alma mater (’82, when it was known as Macon Junior College). Teaching in the social sciences is my passion and my fuel for life!
Courses: SOC 1101 Introduction to Sociology
SOC 1160 Introduction to Social Problems
SOC 3150 Gerontology
Education: A.A. Psychology MGSU 1982
B.A. Psychology/Sociology Mercer University 1984
M.S. Counseling Psychology FVSU 1996
Professional Experience: I have either studied, worked, or taught in the human services/behavioral sciences field since 1979, as a counselor, case manager, social worker, coordinator and instructor. With regards to teaching, I have instructed various social science courses on the post-secondary level at 8 different institutions since 1998 and it is my passion to make this subject area "real" for my students by sharing my "real-world" applications from my in-field work experience since 1985 into the classroom. (See CV/resume below)
Professional Affiliations: None at present
Organizations: Not a member of any currently
Awards and Honors: None at present
Publications: None at present

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