Dr. George H. Sehi is the founding Executive Dean of Sinclair Community College Courseview Campus in Mason from July 2007 to September 2012. He was at Sinclair as the Chair of Mechanical Engineering Technology and Dean of the Science, Mathematics and Engineering division from 1986 to 2007. He is currently serving as the Executive Director for University Relations at Warren County Educational Service Center.
As the Chief Administrative Officer for the Courseview campus he was instrumental in growing the campus from 345 students in fall 2007 to 1250 in fall 2012. Under Dr. Sehi’s leadership the Southwest University Partnership was formed. Under this partnership, Miami University, Wright State University, University of Dayton, University of Cincinnati and Wilmington College can offer upper division and graduate level courses and programs at Courseview campus.
Dr. Sehi has served the educational community in southwestern Ohio for over 30 years. He has served on numerous community boards and work groups striving to improve the economic well being of the region. He is currently serving on Warren County Area Progress Council Board, Cincinnati Eye Institute Foundation Board and Mason-Deerfield Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors.
Dr. Sehi has taught various engineering related subjects. Over 100 academic institutions across the United States and abroad have benefited from his expertise while he has served on boards and commissions. He has been a Consulting Evaluator for North Central Association, ETAC/ABET, ACICS and other accrediting commissions. Dr. Sehi received the Award for Outstanding Professional Achievement from the Engineering & Science Foundation of Dayton in 1998 and also received the 1999 Frederick J. Berger award through the American Society for Engineering Education. He has received the status of Fellow Member from the American Society for Mechanical Engineers and the American Society for Engineering Education. Dr. Sehi has been a national speaker and consultant in Canada, Japan, Germany, Mexico, Iran, Singapore and China.
Dr. Sehi holds a B.S. in Civil Engineering, M.S. in Mechanical Engineering and a Ph.D. in Academic Administration from Southern Illinois University. He is also a graduate of the Harvard Leadership and Management in Education Institute, Graduate School of Education.
Dr. Sehi and his two daughters Alexandra and Gabrielle have lived in West Chester since 1986.