Olisa Dellas

Assistant Director of the Tower Scholars Program and Assistant Director of Academic Engagement & Outreach


Phone: 214-768-4546
Email: odellas@smu.edu

Educational Background

M.E.d., Higher Education, SMU; B.S., Materials Science and Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University


Olisa Dellas was born in India and raised in Saudi Arabia. She is an alumna of Virginia Tech, where she earned a Bachelor of Science in materials science and engineering, and a master's degree in Higher Education at SMU. Dellas serves as the Manager of Student and Faculty Engagement at the Tower Center for Political Studies. Prior to working in higher education, Dellas worked as an engineering research assistant at Pennsylvania State University.