Jeanette Bartley supervises Secondary biology residents in their field and clinical placements; coleads the Secondary residency seminar; and teaches Biology Teaching Methods, Curriculum, and Assessment and the Biology Capstone I and II courses through a collaboration among faculty in the University of Chicago Biological Sciences Division, UChicago UTEP staff, and Chicago Public Schools teachers. She is the advisor to Secondary residents and assists them with their job search. She identifies clinical instructors for biology residents and leads their professional development.
Bartley has been an educator for ten years, having taught at both the high school and middle school levels. She previously taught high school biology, chemistry, earth and environmental sciences and middle school life and physical sciences.
Bartley holds a Bachelor of Science degree in secondary education and biology from DePaul University. She also has a Master of Science degree in biology from Chicago State University and a Master of Arts degree in educational leadership with a Type 75 Administrator Certificate from American College of Education.