Dr. Tashni Dubroy

President, Shaw University

The 17th president of Shaw University, Dubroy was previously special assistant to the president for process optimization and associate professor of chemistry and chair of Shaw’s Department of Natural Sciences and Mathematics. She began her career as a researcher at the chemical company BASF, moving on to  management and overseeing a $35 million budget. An entrepreneur, Dubroy co-founded a hair care company. She holds a Ph.D. in physical organic chemistry from North Carolina State University and an MBA in marketing from Rutgers University.