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Advancing Macomb

25 North Main Street

Mount Clemens, Michigan 48043

United States

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Background Information

Affiliations

Board Member
Michigan Community College Association

Member
Community College Research Center

Member of the Advisory Board
Manufacturing.net

Board Member
NACCE

Board Member
United Way

Leadership Council Member
NSC

Board Member
Education Writers Association

The Springboard Project Member
Business Roundtable companies

Member, Advisory Board
Congressionally

Member
Auto Communities Consortium

Member, Advisory Board
Vocational Education

Member
The Study Group

Board of Trustees
Wayne County Community College

Board Member
National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship

Education

Ph.D.

Macomb Community College

Ph.D.

politics

Princeton University

additional four-year degree options available nearby makes

bachelor of arts

social and political science

SUNY Harpur College

master's degree

politics

Princeton University

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Michigan Community College Association :: MCCA Board of Directors

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Dr. James Jacobs


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James Jacobs Macomb County Executive

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James Jacobs, Ph.D.
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James Jacobs, Ph.D. President, Macomb Community College
James Jacobs assumed the presidency of Macomb Community College on July 1, 2008. Prior to his appointment, he concurrently served as director for the Center for Workforce Development and Policy at the college, and as associate director, Community College Research Center (CCRC), Teachers College, Columbia University, where he currently serves as a member of its board of directors.
Jacobs earned his Ph.D. from Princeton University and has more than 40 years experience at Macomb. He has taught social science, political science and economics. He specializes in the areas of workforce skills and technology, economic development, worker retraining and community college workforce development, and is widely published in these areas of expertise. In addition, Jacobs has conducted research, developed programs and consulted on workforce development and community college issues at the national, state and local levels.
He is a past president of the National Council for Workforce Education, a national post-secondary organization of occupational education and workforce development specialists, and a member of the Manufacturing Extension Partnership Advisory Board of the National Institute of Standards and Technology and the National Assessment of Career and Technical Education. He is also a member of the Community College Advisory Panel to the Educational Testing Service in Princeton New Jersey.
Jacobs is currently serving on the Governor's Talent Investment Board, which advises Michigan's governor on job creation, and talent development and retention. He is widely known for the Macomb County Economic Forecast, which he has presented annually for 29 years for the coalition of county's chambers of commerce. Jacobs serves on a number of local boards, including the Center for Automotive Research, Metropolitan Affairs Council and the Detroit Institute of Arts.


Michigan Community College Association :: News and Media

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Retiring Macomb Community College President James Jacobs will help the Wilson Foundation develop a strategy for funding workforce development initiatives. Posted: 2/24/2017 - 12:42 PM

President Jacobs will help the Foundation as part of its charge to spend down over $1 billion in assets by the end of 2035 (see Crain's Detroit Business article).


Retiring Macomb Community ...

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Retiring Macomb Community College President James Jacobs will help the Wilson Foundation develop a strategy for funding workforce development initiatives. Michigan Community College Association

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Retiring Macomb Community College President James Jacobs will help the Wilson Foundation develop a strategy for funding workforce development initiatives. Posted: 2/24/2017 - 12:42 PM
President Jacobs will help the Foundation as part of its charge to spend down over $1 billion in assets by the end of 2035 (see Crain's Detroit Business article).


The selection of Sawyer as the ...

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The selection of Sawyer as the college's sixth president is the culmination of a national search that officially opened in September 2016 to identify a replacement for retiring Macomb Community College president James Jacobs.

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