Eun-Woo Chang was appointed as Provost at Ashland University in the spring of 2016. Prior to his appointment at AU, Chang served as Vice President for Academic Affairs at Mercer County Community College in NJ; Dean of Science, Engineering, and Mathematics at Montgomery College in Maryland from 2011-2014; and as program director in the Division of Undergraduate Education at the National Science Foundation from 2008-2011. He also served as a chemistry professor at Truckee Meadows Community College in Nevada for 17 years, where he was chair of the Physical Science Department, Faculty Senate chair, and a member of several college-wide and statewide leadership committees.
In 2004, Chang spent a year at the College of Southern Nevada as a member of the 2004-2005 class of ACE Fellows, a prestigious leadership cohort selected by the American Council on Education. In addition, he served as Interim Dean of Mathematics and Sciences during the 2005-2006 academic year.
Chang earned a B.S. in chemistry in South Korea, an M.A. in chemistry from Minnesota State University, Mankato, MN and a Ph.D. in chemistry from the University of California at Los Angeles. After receiving his doctorate, he completed a postdoctoral fellowship in the Department of Chemistry at Harvard University. In 2010, he was named an American Chemical Society Fellow.