Yash Morimoto, Ph.D.


Yash Morimoto oversees college strategic planning, institutional research, academic program reviews, learning assessments, accreditation and institutional review board functions.

Prior to joining the college in 2011, he worked at the New Mexico Higher Education Department providing data analysis and legislative policy reviews and where he also contributed to enhancing data sharing across the state’s college and university and K-12 public education systems. He is passionate about using data to inform decision-making and continuous quality improvement. Yash holds a Ph.D in Higher Education Leadership from New Mexico State University, a Master’s in Public Administration from the University of New Mexico and a Bachelor’s in Business Administration from Earlham College.