Meet the Title IX team
Title IX Coordinator
Ruth came to Oxy after 17 years as a professor and two years as associate dean at University of the Pacific, McGeorge Law School, where she established a domestic violence clinic, taught and published on gender and the law, and was frequently tapped by the university and law school for her expertise on sexual misconduct, harassment, and discrimination issues. A graduate of Smith College and UCLA Law School, Ruth previously served as a prosecutor in the New York County District Attorney’s Office, specializing in domestic violence and child abuse cases, and as a staff attorney with the NOW Legal Defense and Education Fund.
Deputy Coordinator HR
As Deputy Coordinator, Jacalyn assists the Title IX Coordinator with the investigation and resolution of all reports of sexual harassment, sexual violence and intimate partner violence involving staff, vendors, and visitors; and for training, prevention and education efforts. She is also serves as the Associate Director of Human Resources.
As Deputy coordinator, Alison assists the Title IX Coordinator with compliance in matters related to gender equity in athletic programs. She is also the serves as the Head Softball Coach.
- Title IX Coordinator Ruth Jones: