Charleston Business Magazine has included College of Charleston President Andrew T. Hsu and Graduate School of the University of Charleston Dean Kameelah Martin among the publication’s “50 Most Influential People successful the Region” for 2022.
The magazine’s enactment of the 50 men and women is simply a effect of unit probe and assemblage nominations.
From The Publication:
Andrew Hsu, Ph.D., the 23rd president of the College of Charleston, took bureau successful 2019. Previously helium was the provost and enforcement vice president for world affairs astatine the University of Toledo and had been the dean of engineering astatine San Jose State University and the subordinate vice president for probe and the dean of the postgraduate schoolhouse astatine Wright State University.
Earning a Ph.D. successful aerospace engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology successful 1986, helium worked for 11 years successful manufacture earlier joining academia. Under his leadership, the CofC has added 2 caller engineering programs and kicked disconnected a 10-year strategical plan; arsenic a module subordinate helium has maintained a continuously funded probe laboratory and published adjacent to 100 journal/conference articles.
Hsu serves connected the boards of the Spoleto Festival USA, the Tri-County Cradle to Career Collaborative, the Charleston Regional Development Alliance Leadership Council and the S.C. Commission for Minority Affairs – Asian American, and Pacific Islander Advisory Committee.
Kameelah Martin, Ph.D., has taught astatine the College of Charleston since 2017, and she was named dean of the Graduate School successful 2021.
She is simply a taste studies student whose areas of expertise see the African diaspora, literature, folklore, and movie studies.
Martin is the writer of “Conjuring Moments successful African American Literature: Women, Spirit Work & Other Such Hoodoo” and “Envisioning Black Feminist Voodoo Aesthetics: African Spirituality successful American Cinema.”
Prior to joining the College of Charleston, Martin taught astatine Georgia State University, Savannah State University, and the University of Houston.
She holds a bachelor’s grade from Georgia Southern University, a master’s from the University of California astatine Los Angeles, and a Ph.D. from Florida State University.
Now successful its sixth year, the 50 Most Influential People Award is presented by the Charleston Business Magazine (CBM) and honors 50 candidates within the concern assemblage who person made an economical interaction oregon prime of beingness interaction successful the Charleston area.