VSU appoints Business Dean
Published date: October 2, 2015
The Virginia State University (VSU) Board of Visitors recently confirmed the appointment of Dr. Emmanuel Omojokun as Dean of the Reginald F. Lewis College of Business.
Dr. Omojokun has served VSU for over 25 years, advancing through the faculty and administrative ranks as Professor, Department Head (Management/Computer Information Systems) and Associate Dean of Reginald F. Lewis College of Business. Throughout his tenure at VSU, the University has called upon Dr. Omojokun to lead and/or assist with various campus-wide IT projects and systems. Highly regarded by colleagues and students across the University, he has consistently demonstrated exemplary commitment to VSU's mission and principles. Earlier this year - while serving as the Interim Dean - Dr. Omojokun established the Center for Entrepreneurship that will help create youth entrepreneurs, assist and train small businesses on developing business plan, preparing taxes, and much more.
Dr. Omojokun has received several awards - including the University Outstanding Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching, Research and Service. He is well known for his love and support for students - putting the students first.
He obtained his Ph.D. from the University of Colorado at Boulder, Colorado; his Master's degree from University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada; and his B.S. degree from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria. He is married with children.