An-Min Wu, lecturer in the USC Spatial Sciences Institute, has been elected to be secretary of the Faculty Council of the Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences for the academic year 2019 - 2020. In this capacity, Wu also will represent the USC Dornsife Faculty Council at the University's Academic Senate.
In 2018 - 2019 An-Min Wu served on the Research, Policy, and Documentation Caucus of the USC Dornsife Faculty Council. This past year she also served as the vice-chair of the California Geographic Information Association (CGIA). She will serve as CGIA chair in 2019 - 2020.
A soils scientist, Wu combines environmental sciences and geographic information science (GSI) in analyzing the impact of human disturbances on soil properties and their feedback to human health. She teaches in the Spatial Sciences Institute's Ph.D. in Population, Health and Place program, Graduate Programs in Geographic Information Science and Technology, and M.S. in Spatial Data Science program.
"Serving on the USC Dornsife Faculty Council is a great opportunity for me to advocate and communicate the issues and concerns of Dornsife faculty at large," said Wu.