Notre Dame Appoints Thibert as Director
Jeffrey Thibert has been appointed the Paul and Maureen Stefanick Director of the Flatley Center for Undergraduate Scholarly Engagement at the University of Note Dame. A concurrent assistant professional specialist in the College of Arts & Letters, he had served as acting director of the center since January. Thibert previously served as assistant director of national fellowships, interim director and associate director.
A member of the National Association of Fellowship Advisors, he worked as a fellowship advisor at the University of Arizona Honors College in Tucson for two years before coming to Notre Dame in 2013.
Thibert holds a bachelor of science in cognitive science from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh; a master of arts in religious studies from the University of South Florida; and a PhD in educational policy studies with a specialization in religious educational policy from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Named for Dan and Patricia Flatley, the Flatley Center promotes the intellectual development of undergraduate students through scholarly engagement, research, creative endeavors and the pursuit of fellowships.