Mar 24, 2018  
2017-2018 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog

Administration and Regents

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Office of the President

Lawrence E. Schovanec, Ph.D.

President, Professor of Mathematics and Statistics

Michael L. Galyean, Ph.D.

Provost and Senior Vice President
Horn Professor of Animal and Food Sciences

Noel Sloan, J.D., CPA

Vice President for Administration and Finance and Chief Financial Officer; Assistant Vice President, Financial Services and Tax

Joseph Heppert, Ph.D.

 Vice President for Research, Professor of Chemistry

Elizabeth Sharp, Ph.D.

Interim Vice President for Diversity, Equity & Community Engagement; Associate Chair and Associate Professor of Human Development and Family Studies

Academic Officers

Mark Sheridan, Ph.D.
Vice Provost for Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs; Dean, Graduate School; Professor of Biology

Richard Rosen, J.D.
Interim Dean, School of Law; Glenn D. West Endowed Professor of Law

Steve Fraze, Ph.D.
Interim Dean, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources; Professor of Agricultural Education and Communications

Jim Williamson, M.Arch.
Dean and Professor, College of Architecture

W. Brent Lindquist, Ph.D.
Dean, College of Arts and Sciences; Professor of Mathematics

Margaret L. Williams, Ph.D.
Dean, Jerry S. Rawls College of Business Administration

Scott Ridley, Ph.D.
Dean, College of Education; Professor of Education

Al Sacco, Jr., Ph.D.
Dean, Edward E. Whitacre Jr. College of Engineering; Professor of Chemical Engineering

Michael San Francisco, Ph.D.
Dean, Honors College; Professor of Biology

Linda C. Hoover, Ph.D.
Dean, College of Human Sciences; Professor of Restaurant, Hotel and Institutional Management

David D. Perlmutter, Ph.D.
Dean, College of Media and Communication; Professor of Journalism and Electronic Media/Public Relations

Noel Zahler, D.M.A.
Dean, J.T. & Margaret Talkington College of Visual & Performing Arts; Professor of Music

Texas Tech University System Chancellor/
Board of Regents

System Chancellor

Robert Duncan, J.D.

Chancellor, Professor of Law

Board of Regents


Term Expires January 31, 2019

John Esparza Austin
L. Frederick “Rick” Francis, Chair El Paso
Tim Lancaster, Vice Chair Abilene

Term Expires January 31, 2021

Ronnie “Ron” Hammonds Houston
Christopher M. Huckabee Fort Worth
Mickey L. Long Midland

Term Expires January 31, 2023

J. Michael Lewis Dallas
John D. Steinmetz Dallas
John B. Walker Houston

Student Regent

Term Expires May 31, 2018

Jarrett Lujan Marfa