Jordan Jefferson is the Associate Director for Research and Instructional Services and Lecturer in Legal Research at the Yale Law School. She teaches Advanced Legal Research and Research Methods in United States Law. In addition to teaching, Jordan also provides research services to students, faculty, and members of the Yale community, oversees the administration of the Research and Instructional Services department, and engages in library strategic planning and administration.
Jordan considers herself a generalist but is happy to help anyone with their research no matter the topic. She has particular knowledge of criminal justice and access to justice issues (including mass incarceration and the carceral state), military and veterans issues, and LGBTQIA issues and women's rights.