Strategic Advisor, Academic Senate For California Community Colleges (ASCCC)
Eric Wada is one of two North Representatives for the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges. He also serves as Professor of Biology and Academic Senate President at Folsom Lake College. In addition to serving as the ASCCC liaison to the RP Group, he will be chairing the new ASCCC Data and Research Committee and serving on the Transfer, Articulation, and Student Success Committee and Transfer Alignment Project Workgroup. Eric recently served as Curriculum Director for C-ID. Prior committee service to ASCCC has included Curriculum, Guided Pathways, Legislation and Advocacy, and Relations with Local Senates. Eric studied Plant Biology in graduate school at UC Davis. His undergraduate studies at UC Berkeley were in Philosophy and Molecular Environmental Biology.