Office of the President

Cabinet

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Executive Vice President
Dr. Hobson Wildenthal

The Executive Vice President serves as deputy to the President with a significant role in fundraising and external relations for the University. His responsibilities include oversight of interdisciplinary research centers, the McDermott Scholars program, financial aid, enrollment management, classroom technology and distance education. 

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Interim Provost
Dr. Inga Musselman

The Provost is the chief academic officer for the University, responsible for the formulation and implementation of educational policy. The Provost oversees faculty hiring, evaluation, and advancement; budget priorities and budget allocations for the Schools; and academic facilities. The Provost is also the primary contact with UT System for Academic Affairs.

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Vice President for Administration
Dr. Calvin Jamison

The Office of the Vice President for Administration oversees facilities, buildings, parking, transportation, police, legal support services, real estate, environmental health and safety and emergency management.

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Vice President for Budget and Finance
Terry Pankratz

The Office of Budget and Finance is responsible for all financial functions, including budget, finance, payroll, procurement and expense reimbursement.

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Interim Vice President for Communications
John Walls

The Office of Communications provides strategic leadership to shape the character, direction and principles of institutional communications at UT Dallas and organizes resources in the areas of communication and marketing, brand identity and positioning, internal and external communications, message content, media visibility/media relations, and crisis communication.

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Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations
Dr. Kyle Edgington

The Office of Development and Alumni Relations supports the University’s fundraising efforts, working closely with deans and program directors.

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Vice President for Diversity and Community Engagement
Dr. George Fair

The Office of Diversity and Community Engagement promotes the fulfillment of the UT Dallas commitment to embrace, enhance and celebrate diversity at all levels of the University through the efforts of faculty, staff, student and executive leadership. UT Dallas aspires to be a leader in leveraging diversity to reach the highest levels of excellence.

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Vice President of Information Technology
Frank Feagans

The Office of Information Technology is committed to providing innovative, secure information technologies that enable students, faculty and staff to achieve the University’s mission as well as research, instructional and public service initiatives. In addition to delivering services marked by excellence, value and reliability, the office serves as a resource for the latest advances in higher education technology.

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Vice President for Public Affairs
Amanda Oneacre Rockow

The Office of Public Affairs is responsible for the coordination and oversight of the University’s government and community relations, with an emphasis on state legislative affairs.

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Interim Vice President for Research
Rafael Martin

The Office of the Vice President for Research enhances UT Dallas’ research profile by anticipating new technology, potential collaboration partners and research opportunities for the University.

Gene Fitch

Vice President for Student Affairs
Dr. Gene Fitch

The Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs provides oversight for co-curricular and extracurricular programs, services and support related to all aspects of campus life.