Jennifer is a documentary filmmaker and editor based out of Chicago. She works in sound, image, and archives to create works that aspire to a more sensorial experience of the complexities of history. She is the recipient of major fellowships and awards from the Fulbright-García Robles Foundation and the Social Science Research Council and recently participated in the 2019 Poetics and Politics Symposium, the 2018 University Film and Video Association Fellowship Program, the 2018 Telluride Student Symposium and the 2015 UnionDocs Summer Intensive in New York. She received her MFA (2019) in the Documentary Media program at Northwestern University and has a PhD in History from Indiana University (2015). She currently teaches film studies courses and runs the IUPLR/UIC Mellon Fellows Program at the University of Illinois-Chicago.