Academic Advisor / Teaching Associate
“We do not know what we want and yet we are responsible for what we are – that is the fact.” – Jean-Paul Sartre
Matthew Wood joined the Interdisciplinary Studies program in 2013 as the full-time Academic Advisor and part-time Teaching Associate. He additionally serves as the Internship Coordinator for University College.
Achievements in this position include completing a Certificate in Distance Learning, receiving an Excellence in Service to Students Award, ranking highly in an academic advising survey, completing a Certificate in Service Excellence, and earning a faculty development grant through the Office of Online Learning.
Matthew has been visiting the Myrtle Beach area since he was a baby and currently lives within walking distance to the ocean. He enjoys riding motorcycles, tasting craft beer, and appreciating the natural world (and animals).