Professor Appointed to White House Council of Economic Advisers
Timothy Fitzgerald, an associate professor in the Rawls College of Business, has been appointed to the White House Council of Economic Advisers, which offers the President of the United States advice on domestic and international economic policies. The appointment is for one year with an option for renewal.
Fitzgerald will maintain his position with Texas Tech while on temporary assignment to the council. A senior economist, his areas of expertise include energy and the environment, and he will assist the council on issues with the country's trade portfolio as well.