Mary Lou Jackson head shot

Vice President of Mission Integration

College Hall 210 A
Department President's Office

Mailing Address

Regis College box 25

235 Wellesley Street
Weston, MA 02493


    Mary Lou Jackson has over twenty-five years of experience as a higher education administrator, working in various capacities in admission, continuing education, academic administration, and institutions’ leadership councils. Her dissertation on women’s leadership at Catholic colleges and universities was presented at the National Association of Women in Catholic Higher Education and noted as groundbreaking research. Jackson serves on a number of boards and is an active member of The Council for Women of Boston College.

    Research Experience

    Research Associate, Catholic Higher Education: A Culture in Crisis, 2006.


    Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Higher Education Administration, Boston College Lynch School of Education

    Master of Education (MEd), Higher Education Administration, Suffolk University

    Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, Colby College

    “Leadership in Catholic Institutions,” Women in Higher Education Encyclopedia, 2002.

    PhD Dissertation, Laywomen Academic leaders in Catholic Colleges and Universities: Giving Voice to Their Stewardship, 2002.