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 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.
|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|
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.