Through teaching and leadership, Dr. David Jones shares passions with students

| Jesse Yang, Judy Berthiaume

A scholar and a musician, Dr. David Jones shares his passions with students through his teaching and leadership at UW-Eau Claire.

As a professor of English, Jones’ primary field is African American literature.

Through the University Honors Program, he teaches specialized courses that touch on topics such as rock ‘n’ roll, sexism and culture wars.

Now interim director of the University Honors Program, Jones talks about his love of teaching and his dreams for his students during a Blugold Spotlight, a video profile series that celebrates the UW-Eau Claire campus community.

Enjoy the Blugold Spotlight featuring Dr. David Jones.