J.D. J. Reuben Clark Law School, Provo, Utah April 1993
Journal of Law and Education, Mentor Program 1992-1993
Chair, J. Reuben Clark Public Interest Law Benefit Auction, 1993
Treasurer, J. Reuben Clark Public Interest Law Society 1991-1992
Awards and Grants:
Recipient, Cengage Business Educators Forum Travel Award, March 2016
Recipient, J. Reuben Clark Law Society Religious Freedom Committee's Religious Liberty in 30 Seconds Contest, Images: 3rd place winner, Announced Feb 12, 2016 http://www.jrcls.org/?folder=religious_freedom&page=30secondswinners
Recipient, CIBER Faculty in Business Award; Sydney, Australia Conference Jan 2016
Recipient, National Endowment for Humanities Summer Award, 2014
Recipient, Grant for Engaged Learning-Seed Grant, 2013
Recipient, WSOB Summer Research Award, 2013
Recipient, Faculty in Industry and Business Internship Award, 2010, 2011
Recipient, Senate Travel award, 2010
Recipient, Perkins III Sub-Grant Award, 2010-2011
2014-present, Associate Professor, School of Business, Accounting Department, Utah Valley University, Orem, UT;
2004-2014, Associate Professor, School of Business, Legal Studies Department, Utah Valley University, Orem, UT;
2008-2012, Associate Director, Center for the Study of Ethics, Faculty Conference Proceedings Journal Editor
2001-2004 Assistant Professor, School of Business, Legal Studies Department, Utah Valley State College, Orem, UT;
Courses include: Survey of Law, Beginning Legal Research, Advanced Legal Research, Civil Litigation, Business Law, Ethical Issues in Criminal Justice, Law and the Paralegal, Constitutional Rights and Responsibilities, Legal Research in the Library, Computerized Legal Research, Service Learning Legal Research, Probates and Estates. Past lead teacher for Legal 2190 & Business Law.
Additional Courses: Ethics and Values- Philosophy 2050, Team teacher in Entrepreneurship-Business Management 3180; Business Formation/ Business Management 3170.
Department, School & University Service:
2016 UVU, Masters of Accounting Committee, Member
2014-present UVU, Woodbury School of Business, Rank Tenure Promotion Committee, Member
2014 UVU, Center for the Study of Ethics Director, Search Committee, Member
2013-2015 UVU, Faculty Senate, WSOB Legal Studies Dept. Member
2013-2014 UVU, Woodbury School of Business, Post Tenure Review Committee, Member
2012-2013 UVU, Woodbury School of Business, Assessment Committee, Member
2010-2012 UVU, Woodbury School of Business, Professional Development Committee
2009-2013 UVU, Dept. of Legal Studies, Faculty Search Committee, Member
2009-2010 UVU, Woodbury School of Business, Dean Search Committee, member
2009-2010 UVU, Woodbury School of Business-Ethical Reasoning Assessment-member
2009-2010 UVU, Woodbury School of Business, Teaching & Scholarship Committee
Pro Bono Clinic Founder & Organizer
2014 6th Annual UVU Free Legal Clinic, UVU Library, Oct 21, 2014: 65 clients, 28 attorneys, and 60 students attended &/or participated
2013 5th Annual UVU Free Legal Clinic, UVU Library, Oct 22, 2013: 79 clients, 27 attorneys, and 96 students attended &/or participated
2012 4th Annual UVU Free Legal Clinic, UVU Library, Oct 23, 2012: 39 clients, 30 attorneys, and 100+ students attended & participated
2011 3rd Annual UVU Free Legal Clinic, UVU Library, Oct 25, 2011: 120+ clients, 24 attorneys, and 70+ students attended & participated
2010 2nd Annual UVU Free Legal Clinic, UVU Library, Oct 26, 2010: 80+ clients, 21 attorneys, and 50+ students attended & participated
2009 1st Annual UVU Free Legal Clinic, UVU Library, Oct 27, 2009: 150 clients, 20+ attorneys, and 50+ students attended & participated
Pro Bono Clinic
2015 7th Annual Free Legal Clinic, Utah County Health & Justice Center, Provo, Oct 27, 2015. Participant
2011 Family Justice Center, Provo, UT
2010 Kirton McConkie Law, Salt Lake City, UT
Jasperson, J (2014) "Of Students, Clients and Volunteers" Utah Bar Journal, Vol 27, No. 5, Sep/Oct 2014, p 42-43.
Peer Reviewed/ Refereed Presentations:
Jasperson, J.; Ogletree, S.; Staples, A., Reyes, A. (2016) “Integrating Student Internships into Research and Curriculum” Scholarship of Teaching and Engagement (SoTE) Conference, March 31, 2016, UVU, Orem, UT.
Jasperson, J. (2016) “Western States Work to Corral Fraudulent Tax Return Hackers” Utah Academy of Sciences, Arts, and Letters, Poster Division, March 10, 2016, Salt Lake City, UT
Jasperson, J. (2016) “Religious Freedom: A Global Concern” Utah Academy of Sciences, Arts, and Letters, Poster Division, March 10, 2016, Salt Lake City, UT
Jasperson, J. (2016) “Teaching-Best Practices” Business Educators Forum, March 3, 2016, Nashville, TN.
Jasperson, J. (2013) “Fifth Time’s a Charm: Learning from the 5th Annual Free Legal Clinic” Sixth Annual Scholarship of Teaching & Engagement, March 27, 2014, UVU, Orem, UT.
Jasperson, J. (2013) “Evangelistic Entrepreneurship: A Personal Story” Religious Faith and Social & Applied Sciences Conference, Oct. 12, 2013, Orem, UT.
Jasperson, J. (2012) “Teaching Interpersonal Skills to Paralegal Students” AAfPE Pacific Regional Conference, April 21, 2012, Park City, UT
Timpanogos Legal Center
Utah Bar Association
Central Utah Bar Association
J. Reuben Clark Law Society
BYU Law Alumni Association
Community and Volunteer Service
2016-2017 County Political Delegate
2013-2016 State Pro Bono Commission Member
2015-2016 Timpanogos Legal Center; Vice Pres
2010-present Timpanogos Legal Center Board member
2011-2012 President, Central Utah Bar Assoc.
2010-2011 President-Elect, Central Utah Bar Association
2009-2010 Secretary, Central Utah Bar Assoc.
2009-2011 Constitution and Bylaws Committee member
2002-2012 J. Reuben Clark Law School Mentor
Jill O. Jasperson has been teaching at UVU since 1997. She is an Associate Professor of Legal Studies. Her expertise includes legal and business ethics, mediation & conflict resolution, business law, and consumer law, particularly usurious lending. She received her J.D. from J. Reuben Clark Law School in 1993. Jill has presented locally, nationally, and internationally on various legal subjects.