May 10, 2021
Shaowei Wu, Ph.D., has been appointed as Hood College’s director of institutional research and assessment. Wu officially joined the office of institutional research and assessment on April 29.
In her role, Wu will provide vision, leadership, and management to the College’s institutional research and assessment efforts. Wu will also be responsible for organizing and managing the daily activities of the OIRA, including providing leadership in supporting the College’s strategic planning process and in preparing and analyzing College and community demographics, projections, and studies.
Wu joins Hood after serving for eight years as the director of institutional research, planning and assessment at Dominican College of Blauvelt in Orangeburg, NY. Previously, Wu also held the position of coordinator of assessment at York College/CUNY in Jamaica, NY.
Wu earned her Ph.D. in instructional systems from Pennsylvania State University, and her B.A. in political science from National Taiwan University in Taipei City, Taiwan.