Diana Jones

Candid photo of Diana Jones

Diana oversees the college’s Center for Business Analytics, a hub for analytics collaboration between industry and academia. She leads the biennial Drexel LeBow Analytics 50, a national recognition of analytics distinction across organizations. She has written several articles about analytics and business and a book chapter on data storytelling.

Diana also leads experiential learning efforts for Drexel LeBow, building initiatives that provide business recommendations for organizations and practical opportunities for students. She works with corporations to develop partnerships in curricular and co-curricular settings, such as consulting projects, speaking engagements and interdisciplinary activities. She manages college collaborations focused on educating youth about technology and has served as an adjunct instructor for project-based courses.

Prior to joining Drexel LeBow in 2013, Diana managed communications efforts and international business experiences for Arcadia University’s School of Global Business and oversaw journal publications for Springer publishing company. She received a BA in Professional Writing from York College of Pennsylvania and a MS in Communication from Drexel University. She is currently pursuing a MBA with a concentration in business analytics and a minor in leadership and teams at Drexel LeBow.

Job Responsibilities

  • Industry collaboration and relationship development
  • Student consulting projects
  • Drexel LeBow Analytics 50
  • Business Analytics Advisory Council
  • STEM education for future generations

College News

In recognizing excellence in data analytics across industries, the 2021 Analytics 50 awards highlight real-time solutions to disruptions affecting business and society.

While summer 2020 continued to present challenges under COVID-19, LeBow maintained connections with students and industry partners in seven consulting projects.

At the inaugural Disruptor Games, student teams were challenged to improve a traditional business process through the integration of disruptive technologies.