Jana Lithgow

Title/s:  Adjunct Instructor



Jana Lithgow is an adjunct instructor for BSAD 220 and BSAD 351 online courses. She has been teaching BSAD courses since 2010.

Her research interests include undergraduate students' and employers' perceptions of students' career readiness, as well as transfer course decision-making for undergraduate business students. 


  • Ph.D. in Education Policy, Organization, and Leadership, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, in progress (expected 2019)
  • M.S. in Human Resources, Loyola University Chicago, 2012
  • M.Ed. in Higher Education Administration, Loyola University Chicago, 2008
  • BSBA in Management, University of Missouri, 2002

Research Interests

  • Undergraduate business student self-perceptions of career readiness
  • Employer perceptions of undergraduate student career readiness
  • Transfer course decision-making for undergraduate business student

Professional & Community Affiliations

  • Big Brothers Big Sisters Champaign County Board
  • American College Personnel Association (ACPA)
  • Midwest Association of Colleges and Employers (Midwest ACE)
  • National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE)
  • National Academic Advising Association (NACADA)

Courses Taught

  • BSAD 220
  • BSAD 351


  • Loyola University Chicago Faculty-Staff Damen Award finalist, 2012