Yasmine V. Jefferson

Yasmine V. Jefferson


Position Title
Academic Advisor: Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior

Biology Academic Success Center


Yasmine V. Jefferson is an academic advisor for the Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior major. She earned a Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts in psychology from California State University Bakersfield and California State University Fullerton, respectively. Her research focused on human sexuality, relationship violence, and racial perceptions.

Prior to working at UC Davis, Yasmine was a student advisor at Ashford University for 5 years and was fortunate to work with underrepresented student populations from various parts of the country. She is very passionate about higher education and helping students achieve their academic goals.

In her free time, she loves to work out  and listen to electronic dance music.