Charles I. Drago

Dr. Charles I. Drago

Charles I. Drago DH.Ed R.T (R,CT)
Acting Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs

Presently, Dr. Drago is the Chair of the Allied Health Sciences Department.  In addition to being the Chair of his department, a position he has held for the past 7 years, Dr. Drago has also served as the Coordinator of the Allied Health Sciences – Radiologic Technology Unit for the past 12 years.  Under his tenure as Coordinator, the Rad Tech Unit has had one of the highest passing rates (99 %) for the New York State board licensure exam for x-ray technologists.  Dr. Drago is also the current President of the Association of Educators in Radiologic Technology in the State of New York (AERTSNY) and the President-elect of the Association of Educators in Radiological Sciences (AEIRS), which represents the United States and parts of Europe.  During his 20 years at Hostos Community College, Dr. Drago has ably and dutifully served on many College committees and mentored countless faculty and students.

As Acting Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs, Dr. Drago will take on the responsibilities handled by the current Provost, Dr. Christine Mangino, who is resigning from Hostos to serve as President at Queensborough Community College, effective August 17, 2020.