Mordecai M. Harvey is the Coordinator for the Research pathway in the Office of Immersion Resources. Mordecai previously worked as a Graduate Program Assistant for the Multicultural Academic Opportunities Program at Virginia Tech where he implemented and facilitated a Summer Research Internship Program for a diverse group of undergraduate scholars from across the United States.
It was through his experience as a graduate researcher that Mordecai discovered his professional purpose was connecting with students to cultivate meaningful learning experiences outside of the classroom. Mordecai is very excited to join the Immersion team and Vanderbilt community and equally enthused about advising students as they navigate their immersive experiences.
Mordecai earned his B.S. and Ph.D. in Human Nutrition, Foods and Exercise from Virginia Tech in Blacksburg.