Misha Jackson
Misha Jackson
Title: Interim Head Coach
Phone: 404-712-2454
Email: misha.jackson@emory.edu

Misha Jackson was appointed Interim Head Coach of the Emory women's basketball program on October 5, 2017.  Misha had served as an assistant coach with the Eagles since the 2013-14 season. 

Jackson suited up in an Emory uniform from 2010-11 through 2012-13 and played in a total of 78 games, 69 in a starting capacity.  By the time she had hung up her uniform, she had placed herself among the school's top-10 all-time performers in 11 categories including second in blocked shots (95) and first in blocked shots average (1.2 bpg).  She grabbed a total of 621 rebounds, good for seventh place on Emory's career ladder, while her 8.0 per-game average in rebounding ranks fifth.  In addition, she closed out her stint as an Eagle in the No. 10 spots onEmory's  all-time charts in total points (900) and scoring average (11.5 ppg). 

Misha was no stranger to individual honors with the highlight coming her final campaign when she was picked as a WBCA Honorable Mention All-American.   She also landed First Team All-University Athletic Association honors for the first time after leading the conference in rebounding (9.0 rpg) while producing a league-high eight double-doubles (pts./rebs.) during the season.   As a sophomore and junior, she was chosen to the All-UAA Second Team.

She graduated from Emory with a degree in psychology in May of 2013.