Michael Jacobs (born June 28, 1955) is an American writer and producer whose work has appeared on Broadway, Off Broadway, television and film were he has written and developed various television shows. He is also the founder of Michael Jacobs Productions.

For Disney he was the creator of the family-sitcom television series Dinosaurs which ran from 1991 to 1994 and Boy Meets World. He is also the creator of the television series Girl Meets World which is currently on the air as of 2014.