Pablo Tanguay, MFA
Academic Advisor

Office of Academic Affairs
206 Atwell Hall
453 W. 10th Ave.
Columbus, OH 43210




  • Conduct daily student academic advising sessions
  • Assist with teaching HTHRHSC 3000
  • Make and manage referrals to other units or support resources
  • First-Year & Transfer Orientations
  • Career advising 
  • Compliance checking student athlete eligibility


Pablo Tanguay joined HRS as an advisor in 2022. He is originally from San Francisco and has lived in Columbus since 2006, when he earned an MFA in Poetry from The Ohio State University English department. He enjoys running, reading, teaching, and Scrabble, though he always loses at Scrabble. And basketball! He does love basketball. He has three kids, a high schooler and two middle schoolers: Lola, Mose and Royal. He is passionate about social justice issues, especially criminal justice reform.

Major Awards

  • Arts & Sciences Outstanding Staff Award
  • Arts & Sciences Recruitment & Diversity Services Outstanding Staff Award

Degree Information

  • MFA, The Ohio State University, 2009
  • BA, Middle Tennessee State University, 2003