Jennifer Chuks
Jennifer Chuks
Title: Assistant Director for Student Athlete Services
Phone: 413-597-4834
Email: Jennifer.E.Chuks@williams.edu

Jennifer Chuks has been at Williams College since 2010, serving as Assistant Professor of Physical Education and Assistant Athletic Director of Student-Athlete Services. Arriving as an NCCA Internship recipient in 2010, Chuks served as an assistant women's basketball coach and an athletic administrator for her first two years at the college. Chuks' responsibilities now include, but are not limited to, serving as the department's compliance coordinator and NCAA liaison, providing leadership workshops for captains and sophomores, working as the liaison for the Eph Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC), and serving as the co-director for the first-year fall student-athlete orientation program (TeamEph).

Arriving in Williamstown from Merrimack College, she spent the 2009-2010 academic year as an assistant coach for the women's basketball team. She also served as the compliance assistant in Merrimack's athletic department. Before heading to Merrimack, Chuks served as a membership and marketing graduate assistant at the University of New Haven from 2007 to 2009. In the spring of 2009, she earned a Master's in Business Administration with a concentration in the Management of Sport Industries at the University of New Haven. While at New
Haven, Chuks also interned with the Programming Department at ESPN, where she was responsible for organizing college basketball statistics and implementing programs to identify top high school athletes. In addition to being a member of the UNH Sport Management Club, the Student-Athlete Advisory Council (SAAC), and Manute Bol's Athletic Reading Club, Chuks had been the Women's Program Director for Hoops for Hope in Lawrence, Massachusetts from 1998 to 2006.

In her playing days, Chuks earned a full athletic scholarship to play basketball atthe University of Hartford. In 2006, she earned her undergraduate degree, a B.A. in Psychology from the University of Hartford, and in 2009 she earned an M.B.A. from the University of New Haven, in Sports Management.