Jerry Harris Black Disability Studies at SDS

Jerry Harris Black Disability Studies at SDS

Jerome Harris' most recent position was the Interim Director of the New Jersey Institute for Social Justice (NJISJ).

NJISJ is an urban research and advocacy organization dedicated to the advancement of New Jersey’s cities and their neighborhoods, families and individual residents. He is a Senior Fellow of the National Black Disability Coalition, serves as Chairman of the Program Committee for the New Jersey Black Issues Convention and Chairs the Shiloh Community Development Corporation Advisory Committee. Throughout his 40 year career, Mr. Harris has worked as Director of the Rowan University Institute for Urban and Public Policy, New Jersey Assistant State Treasurer and has held adjunct appointments at Rutgers University, Rowan University, Thomas Edison State College and the New Brunswick Theological Seminary.