John Jenkins

Assistant Director of Export Controls
Email Address:
Office Location: 
87 Prospect Ave – Room 203

Contact for:

  • Guidance on export control regulations, sanctions, and embargoes
  • International shipping
  • International travel

John ensures that research projects at Princeton comply with U.S. government export-control regulations, including the Export Administration Regulations, International Traffic in Arms Regulations, and Office of Foreign Assets Control sanctions regulations.


Prior to joining Princeton, John was the Assistant Director of Export Controls at Duke University. He has nearly 20 years of experience in international trade and compliance in industries ranging from high technology to agriculture.


  • M.A., International Affairs, George Washington University
  • B.A., History, Political Science, Mississippi State University


  • Accredited Export Compliance Professional, ECTI