Jaeger was born and raised in New York. After spending several seasons doing theater, he landed a guest starring role on Law & Order before going on to appear in numerous other TV series and feature films.
He is a dedicated father to his two children, JJ and Ally, as well as Harvey the dog.
Early Life and Education
Jaeger came to Rochester as a confident young professor with an advanced Ph.D. from Stanford in linguistics and cognitive science, who conducted groundbreaking research on Aristotle, Hellenistic culture, education and education systems – particularly Aristotle’s Paideia trilogy as it defined Greek minds over time.
His open relationships with students and blurring of social and professional lines was a source of contention; yet the White report determined he had not violated university policy.
Even after the final determination was reached, Cantlon and Aslin continued their allegations against their department chair, spreading rumors among graduate students and postdocs as well as informing current and former students of the complaint against him – this caused significant stress among graduate students as well as faculty.
Jaeger has collaborated with notable clients like Disney Parks, Banana Republic and GQ. As a producer he has overseen sold-out performances at Lincoln Center Theatre Lee Strasberg Theatre 54 Below.
Jaeger has also earned a sterling reputation as an accomplished composer and arranger, drawing clients from all across the US seeking his charts and transcriptions ranging from chord charts for songwriters to Real Book style lead sheets for jazz guitar solos.
After returning from injury at 157 pounds, Jaeger earned two victories by fall against Northland and Jamestown before scoring pins against Dubuque and West Liberty to push him into the Top 25 nationally; now ranking 22nd at this weight class.
Achievement and Honors
Adam Jaeger’s crowning achievement was becoming the father of JJ and Ally. Additionally, he assumed the roles of husband and friend for those around him – including Nathan (Ashley) Jaeger who became close.
He has received multiple honors, such as the Sheila Jasanoff Prize for Academic Excellence in Science and Technology Studies as well as the Trond Kaalstad Fellowship – given to a graduate student who displays leadership while contributing to CEE student wellbeing.
He has quickly proven his worth as a member of the department, offering his unique approach to cases and finding new leads immediately. While some may initially disapprove of his methods, over time his dedication and hard work wins over their respect.
He is an enthusiastic traveler and enjoys spending time with his family; JJ and Ally are his true loves, while his hobbies include golf and fishing. Furthermore, he likes cooking and watching movies.
He enjoys spending his free time with family and friends. Being very generous with his time and giving back to the community is something he takes great pleasure in doing – being involved with numerous charities such as helping raise funds for pediatric cancer research is part of this giving spirit.
Even after being accused of sexual harassment, Jaeger has not left UR. Instead, he remains staunchly loyal and defends himself from accusations from Cantlon and Aslin that are made against him, insisting he has done nothing wrong and believes there to be an orchestrated campaign against him.
Adam has not shared much about his personal life with the media, making it hard to ascertain his net worth; nonetheless, it is believed he possesses an impressive fortune.
His notable assets include an elegant home in Pacific Grove, California and two beautiful children – JJ and Ally – who share an extraordinary bond with him.
Adam hails from the American nationality and adheres to Christianity as his religious practice. Additionally, he graduated from esteemed institutions like The University of Michigan and Royal Conservatory of Music in Canada; additionally he’s been featured on stage from Nashville’s Bluebird Cafe to pubs across Ireland with his music. Adam finds creative inspiration through travels around the globe as well as reading Austin Kleon’s Steal Like an Artist book series.