Sr. Jean Marie Humphries, osu, Ph.D. AMSU ’89
Principal
(718) 364-5353 Ext. 211

AMSU Start Date: July 2014

Extra Curricula: Bronx Catholic High School Principals, Board Member of All Hallows School, and Board Member of Ursuline Education Network

Personal Interests: Reading, spending time with friends

Credentials: 
Bachelor of Science, College of New Rochelle – Psychology, Elementary Education (N-6 )
Masters of Science, College of New Rochelle – Literacy (K-12) and Special Education (K-12)
Ph.D. Fordham University – Language, Literacy, and Learning

Biography: 
Sr. Jean Marie has worked in various educational settings as an elementary school teacher, curriculum developer and master teacher in Bronx Catholic Schools (St. Philip Neri and St. Ignatius), a reading specialist and English Language Arts Chairperson at Flanders Elementary School in Malone, NY, an Instructional Supervisor at the Cooke Center for Learning and Development, a school providing special education services in Manhattan. Sr. Jean Marie has taught graduate courses in literacy and special education and supervised student teachers at Fordham University. Before AMSU, she was an Assistant Professor of Teacher Education at Concordia College, N.Y. and involved as a literacy and special education consultant with Cooke Center for Learning and Development for the Archdiocese of New York Catholic Schools office (particularly St. Thomas Aquinas) to see how students with special needs and English Language Learners may be better served.

Sr. Jean Marie has a deep love for her alma mater and a strong belief in the Mission of AMSU and its students. She has been a member of AMSU’s Board of Trustees and has worked with Claudia Toni-Smith (AMSU ’92) to start our Young Alumnae Committee. Sr. Jean Marie enjoys bringing her skills, dedication, and energy to AMSU.

She is very proud of AMSU’s 160+ years of academic excellence serving the young women of the Bronx, Manhattan, and Westchester. The support of AMSU’s Ursuline sisters, student families, alumnae, and benefactors allow AMSU’s young women to be leaders in our society, and women of courage and integrity.

Prayers and Blessing to all