Dr. Susan Martin, Eastern Michigan

You are here

Dr. Susan Martin

Dr. Susan Martin, Eastern Michigan

Release Date: 

Dr. Susan Martin is Eastern Michigan University's first woman president. Prior to joining EMU, Dr. Martin served as provost and vice chancellor of academic affairs at the University of Michigan-Dearborn, and enjoyed an 18-year career at Grand Valley State University. 

Dr. Martin earned a Ph.D. in business/accounting and MBA from Michigan State University, and a bachelor's degree from Central Michigan University.  

In her conversation with Paul Krutko, president and CEO of Ann Arbor SPARK, Dr. Martin discusses EMU's educational accomplishments, higher wage occupation opportunities, and advice for students and job seekers searching for employment in the county.  She also talks about why she loves Ypsilanti, Michigan.