By Pat Lopes Harris, Media Relations Director
Dr. Charles Bullock, dean of the College of Applied Sciences and Arts, is one of three new board members for The Health Trust, a nonprofit foundation that provides grants, services and advocacy to support its vision of Silicon Valley as the healthiest region in America. Bullock will help The Health Trust strengthen its ties to the local university community and will lend his expertise in public health. Bullock is a visionary leader in higher education and an expert on the inclusion of people with disabilities, especially in sport and recreation. He came to SJSU in January 2009 from the University of Nevada, Reno, where he was dean of the College of Health and Human Sciences. Prior to his time in Reno, Bullock had been on faculty for 17 years at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and a PhD from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Read more.