About J. Luke Wood
J. Luke Wood, Ph.D. is Chief Diversity Officer and Dean’s Distinguished Professor of Education in the College of Education at San Diego State University. Wood also serves as Associate Vice President for Diversity and Innovation. Formerly, he was the Director of the Joint Ph.D. program in Education between San Diego State University and Claremont Graduate University and Director of the Ed.D. Program in Community College Leadership. Dr. Wood is also Co-Director of the Community College Equity Assessment Lab (CCEAL), a national research and practice center that partners with community colleges to support their capacity in advancing outcomes for men of color. He has over 150 publications to his credit, including 15 books and 75 peer-reviewed journal articles.