Jillian Danson

Public Information Coordinator

Contact Information

132 Long Hall
Phone: 864-656-2328
FAX: 864-656-0435
Email: danson@clemson.edu


  • B.A. English & Creative Writing, Clemson University 2013
  • Tri-County Technical College

Job Duties

I am the webmaster and public information coordinator for the Department of Biological Sciences at Clemson University. I manage our social media presence as well as help clubs and events get their information to the public. I am working toward making our department more visible and accessible as an integrity-driven, academic entity. My other job duties include providing monthly showcases of our faculty publishing achievements and managing the online syllabus repository.


Published In

  • Chronicle, 2013 "A Little Help"
  • Chronicle, 2013 "On the Obstinace of Lit Mags"
  • Chronicle Online,  2013 "Tooth Be Told" Chapters 1-3
  • Jilliterate Blog, 2012-13
  • Poetic Republic, Poetry 2012 “Comments”
  • Fortunates, 2011 "Untitled #1," "#2"
  • Semantics, 2010
  • Bootleg, 24 articles
  • State Your Piece, "Beyond Oil"
  • North Central Review, "Dear Blackbeard," & "Shut Eye Shake"

Experience Highlights

  • Parlor Press, Clemson SC — Publishing Intern
  • Chronicle, Managing Editor — Manage undergraduate student literary magazine, oversee publishing process, web content and promotional event coordination.  Approx. 10-15 students
  • Clemson University, Department Of Biological Sciences — Full-time Administrative Assistant
  • Bootleg — “Green Scene” Weekly Environmental Columnist for Seneca Daily Journal based magazine
  • Eighth Day International Owner & founder of online novelty store
  • The Grocott Family, “Ross the Boss, Inc.” — Full-time Professional Caregiver to disabled person
  • Alvei (Tall ship based in Vanuatu) – Sailor, Crew member, Second Engineer, Watch Leader
  • Oconee County Public Library – Page