Jared teaches in a range of communication-intensive subjects, such as Product Engineering Processes, Traveling Research Environmental eXperiences (TREX), Communicating Science to the Public, and Nuclear Science and Engineering. Before joining MIT in 2013, Jared taught composition, business communication, and literature at Boston College, Newbury College, and Southern New Hampshire University. He earned a BA in English and creative writing from Colby College, and an MA in literature from Boston College. Jared's research interests include team communication, active learning, and disability studies. Before joining the ranks of academia, Jared was a science writer for Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.