Su Jin Gatlin Jez is an Associate Professor of Public Policy and Administration at California State University, Sacramento. She is also a Faculty Fellow with EdInsights. Through her research and teaching, Dr. Jez aims to strengthen student access, persistence, and success in postsecondary education, particularly for traditionally underserved students. Currently, she has two main lines of scholarship: understanding the relationship between family wealth and postsecondary experiences and improving policymaking regarding for-profit postsecondary institutions. Dr. Jez also leads a large scale evaluation of institutional effectiveness for the California Community Colleges System.