Jennifer Sharp, Ph.D.

Jennifer Sharp

Jennifer Sharp,

Office: MEP 203F
Phone: 859-572-6125

Assistant Professor

Academic Qualifications:

Ph.D., Counselor Education and Supervision                      Pennsylvania State University

M.A., Counselor Ed. w/specialization in School Counseling  Ohio State University

B.A., Psychology w/minor in Religion                                 Denison University

Teaching Areas:

  • School Counseling
  • Practicum
  • Internship

Research Areas:

  • Integrating mindfulness-based approaches into counseling
  • Supervision and School Counseling


  • National Certified Counselor (NCC), National Board for Certified Counselors

Additional Information:

Dr. Jennifer Sharp has worked primarily in school and college counseling settings. Highlights of her professional experiences include: middle school counseling, leadership of campus-based peer education programs, and advocacy and counseling for trauma survivors. Dr. Sharp previously oversaw an undergraduate peer education program designed to raise awareness of campus issues such as sexual assault, relationship violence, and body image. Her research interests include school counseling, working with trauma survivors, and integrating mindfulness-based approaches into counseling and counselor training.