Fanta Aw

Fanta Aw

VP of Campus Life & Inclusive Excellence
American University

Fanta Aw, PhD is serving as Vice President of Campus Life & Inclusive Excellence at American University in Washington D.C. Aw has spent 25 years in higher education administration, most recently as Assistant Vice President of Campus Life. She advises American University leadership on matters related to campus internationalization, issues of inclusion, diversity and equity, and student engagement. Aw is also the School of International Service’s Hurst Senior Professorial Lecturer and is the 2013 recipient of the AU’s University Award for Outstanding Teaching in an Adjunct Position. Aw served as President and Chair of the Board of Directors of NAFSA from 2013-2016.

Distinguished Service Awardee

Fanta Aw, PhD received the 2018  NAFSA International Education Award for Distinguished Service