Jinane Sounny-Slitine

Jinane Sounny-Slitine

Educational Leadership & Policy

Ph.D. in Higher Education Leadership and Policy, The University of Texas at Austin, expected 2023
M.S.W. in Direct Practice, Texas State University, 2012
B.S. in Human Development and Family Sciences, The University of Texas at Austin, 2008

Email: jinane@utexas.edu
 

Jinane Sounny-Slitine is doctoral student in the Program for Higher Education Leadership in the Department of Educational Leadership and Policy at The University of Texas at Austin. She has over 15 years of higher education experience and is a Licensed Masters Social Worker. She serves as an Assistant Adjunct Professor for the Steve Hicks School of Social Work. Her research interests include Arab student experiences, sense of belonging, and equitable policy making. As a critical scholar practitioner, she works towards dismantling systemic educational barriers affecting marginalized and excluded students.