Jenny Small

Jenny L. Small

Associate Editor

Associate Director for Education and Content
Convergence on Campus

Jenny L. Small is an independent scholar, teacher, and facilitator, focusing on college student worldviews. She is the author of Critical Religious Pluralism in Higher Education: A Social Justice Framework to Support Religious Diversity (2020; Routledge)She edited the volume Making Meaning: Embracing Spirituality, Faith, Religion, and Life Purpose in Student Affairs (2015; Stylus Press) and wrote Understanding College Students’ Spiritual Identities: Different Faiths, Varied Worldviews (2011; Hampton Press). Other work has been published in Research in Higher EducationJournal of College Student DevelopmentJournal for the Scientific Study of ReligionAbout Campus, and Religion & Education, and in chapters in edited volumes. She is a past chair of the ACPA Commission for Spirituality, Faith, Religion, and Meaning and an associate editor of the Journal of College and Character. She acts as managing editor of Convergence Magazine. She holds a Ph.D. in higher education from the University of Michigan, an M.A. in student personnel administration from Teachers College Columbia University, and a B.A. in English and American literature from Brandeis University. Pronouns: she/her/hers