Jeanne Griggs received her BA in English from Hendrix College in 1982, her MA in English language and literature with a minor in composition and rhetoric from the University of Maryland at College Park in 1985, and her PhD in English language and literature from the University of Maryland at College Park in 1992.
Griggs became the director of the Writing Center at Kenyon College at one-sixth time in 1991, while finishing her dissertation on 18th-century satire. In 2011, the position was increased to half-time.
1992 — Doctor of Philosophy from Univ Maryland College Park
1985 — Master of Arts from Univ Maryland College Park
1982 — Bachelor of Arts from Hendrix College