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Nathaniel Wade

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Sr Director Academic Services
University Staff, DTPHX Campus, Mailcode 3020
Student Information:
Graduate Student
Human and Social Dimensions of Science and Technology
Future of Innovation in Sciety


Nate Wade joined ASU's College of Health Solutions in August 2013 and currently serves as the Senior Director for Academic Services for Pre-Health Professions at the downtown campus. Prior to arriving at ASU, Nate was a Program Director for science academic advising within the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Before becoming an academic advisor, Nate was a Residence Life Coordinator for a co-ed, freshmen residential college at Louisiana State University. Nate has earned a Master’s in Public Administration, a Master’s of Education in Counseling Student Services, and a Graduate Certificate in Translational and Molecular Sciences. He is currently earning his PhD in Human and Social Dimensions of Science and Technology at ASU. Nate has a wealth of experience working with students in the STEM disciplines, developing innovative engagement opportunities, and advising students in the pre-health professions.

Research Interests

Research and scholarly interests include science/technology policy, personalized medicine, higher education, health policy, and bioethics.   Nate's thesis explored the medicolegal system and reporting of death in the United States with a particular emphasis on quantitative data collection and analysis of a system transitioning from a coroner to a medical examiner system in Jefferson County, Alabama.