Jason Epstein is a professor at UGA's Terry College of Business

Jason Epstein

  • Lecturer, Legal Studies

Biography

Jason Epstein joined the Terry College of Business in Fall, 2020 after a 25-year career in the corporate world where he served both as an attorney and business leader.  His last 15 years were exclusively in the area of Procurement where he handled contract negotiations, third party risk (including data privacy and compliance), vendor management, team leadership, and procurement transformation.

Jason taught Legal Studies as a part-time faculty member in the business schools of Kennesaw State University, Georgia State University, and Georgia Gwinnett College.  In addition to being admitted to the Georgia Bar, Jason holds certifications from the Institute of Supply Management (CPSM) and the International Association of Privacy Professionals (CIPP/US).

 

Areas of Interest:  Legal Risk, Law & Strategy, Crisis Management, Pedagogy of Legal Studies in Business

Education

  • MSPP, Science and Technology Policy, Georgia Institute of Technology
  • MBA, International Business, Georgia State University
  • JD, Law, Vanderbilt University
  • BA, Sociology, University of Pennsylvania

Prior Professional Positions

  • Key Corporate Positions:  Assurant; Secureworks (subsidiary of Dell Technologies); Allscripts; Verizon; The Coca-Cola Company
  • Legal Positions:  King & Spalding