Jason R. Klugman


Dr. Klugman came to Princeton in 2004 to lead the Princeton University Preparatory Program (PUPP) and also served as a Lecturer and Program Associate in Princeton’s Program in Teacher Preparation from 2004 to 2017. He occasionally teaches in Princeton’s Department of Anthropology and he serves as an advisor to programs in Princeton’s Pace Center for Civic Engagement and as an Academic-Athletic Fellow for the Princeton’s Men’s and Women’s Varsity Swimming and Diving Teams. He has presented as a range of professional and academic conferences about college access and success, urban education and teacher preparation. He is the recipient of the 2015 John B. Muir Editor’s Award from the National Association of College Admission Counseling for outstanding contribution to the Journal of College Admission. From 2001-2004, Jason was a high school history teacher at West Philadelphia High School and a leader in that school’s college and career guidance team. Jason earned his doctorate in Education, Culture and Society from the University of Pennsylvania’s Graduate School of Education where he also earned his M.A. in Secondary Education. He holds a B.A. in Political Science from Johns Hopkins University.