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Matthew Wood

Academic Advisor / Teaching Associate

Jonathan Doe
Contact Matthew Wood
843-349-5089 mwood@coastal.edu

Kearns 213C

Office: by appointment

“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 is the full-time Academic Advisor and a part-time Teaching Associate for Interdisciplinary Studies. He earned an Associate in Arts, a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, a Master of Arts in Counseling, a Master of Education in Learning & Teaching, and is currently completing a Doctor of Philosophy in English. His research area is in digital culture.

Professional Accomplishments:

Finalist, Collegiate Adviser of the Year Student Government Association 2017
Certificate in Distance Learning Quality Matters Institute 2016
Excellence in Service to Students Award   National Society of Leadership and Success   2016
Highest Rated Major for Advising Skyfactor Benchworks Assessment 2015
Certificate in Service Excellence Customer Service Initiative 2015
Faculty Development Grant ($18,900) Office of Online Learning 2015

 

Interesting Facts:

Matthew has been visiting the Myrtle Beach area since he was young and currently lives within walking distance to the ocean. He enjoys riding motorcycles, tasting craft beer, and appreciating the natural world.