Edwin I. Hernández, PhD
About Edwin I. Hernández, PhD
Serving AdventHealth University as president since August 2017, Edwin Hernández is charged with leading a new phase of strategic growth and development at AHU. Under his leadership as provost from 2015 to 2017, AHU sharpened its standards, embraced innovation, and expanded degree programs. Dr. Hernández has been a leading scholar and strong advocate for Christian education, leading several philanthropic urban initiatives and research studies, particularly regarding Latino/a communities in need. Notable achievements include serving as vice president of academic affairs at Antillean Adventist University in Puerto Rico, program officer for The Pew Charitable Trusts, and founding director of the Center for the Study of Latino Religion at the University of Notre Dame.