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William "Bill" Brown, Ph.D. 

College of Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources

william brown

William "Bill" Brown serves as the dean of the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources. Prior to joining Texas Tech, Brown has served as the dean for research and director of the Agricultural Experiment Station at the Institute of Agriculture at the University of Tennessee since 2008... more»

Jim Williamson

College of Architecture

Jim Williamson

James Williamson received his Bachelor of Architecture at Texas Tech University, he received his Master of Architecture at Cranbrook Academy of Art, and studied the History and Theory of Architecture at the Graduate Program in the Architectural Association. He has won numerous design and teaching awards and honors, including a First Place Award in the Shinkenchiku Competition for Japan Architect (juried by Tadao Ando), an ACSA design award... more»

W. Brent Lindquist, Ph.D.

College of Arts & Sciences

W. Brent Lindquist

Dr. Lindquist began his role as Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences in July 2014. Lindquist was the deputy provost at Stony Brook University, an Association of American Universities institution and Carnegie-Classified very high research university. Prior to his appointment as deputy provost, Lindquist served as chair of the Department of Applied Mathematics and Statistics... more»

Margaret L. Williams, Ph.D.

Jerry S. Rawls College of Business

Margaret Williams

Margaret L. Williams began her role as dean of the Rawls College of Business on April 24, 2017. Williams brings with her more than 30 years of experience as an educator and administrator in both management and psychology, most recently serving as the Page Endowed dean of the College of Business and Public Administration at the University of North Dakota... more»

Jesse Perez-Mendez

College of Education

Jesse Perez-Mendez, Ph.D.

A native of Wichita Falls, Texas, Dr. Jesse Perez Mendez is the Dean of the College of Education at Texas Tech University. Prior to that, he was a Dean and Professor at the Indiana University School of Education at IUPUI and an Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and a professor at the University of Central Florida (UCF) within the College of Education and Human Performance. Before his years at UCF, he served as the Head of the School of Educational Studies at the...more>>

Albert Sacco Jr., Ph.D.

Edward E. Whitacre, Jr. College of Engineering

Albert Sacco Jr.

Albert Sacco Jr. is dean of the Edward E. Whitacre Jr. College of Engineering at Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas. Before coming to Texas Tech, he was the George A. Snell Distinguished Professor of Engineering and the director of the Center for Advanced Microgravity Materials Processing at Northeastern University... more»

Mark Sheridan, Ph.D.

Graduate School

Mark Sheridan, Ph.D.

Dr. Mark Sheridan serves as Dean of the Graduate School and as Vice Provost for Graduate Affairs... more»

Michael San Francisco

Dr. Michael San Francisco serves as Dean of the Honors College. Also, he is a professor in the Department of Biological Sciences and a special adviser to the Vice President for Research... more»

Tim Dodd, Ph.D.

College of Human Sciences Interim Dean

Tim Dodd

Tim Dodd is the acting dean of the College of Human Sciences, the James Young Regents Professor of Hospitality Management, and Director of the Texas Wine Marketing Research Institute at Texas Tech University...more»

Jack Nowlin

Jack Wade Nowlin—native West Texan and Texas Tech University System alumnus—joined the faculty as Dean in 2017 after seventeen years of service at the University of Mississippi School of Law...more»

Earnstein Dukes

Libraries Interim Dean

Bella Karr Gerlich

Earnstein Dukes is the Interim Dean of Libraries at the Texas Tech University Libraries. In addition, Dukes also is responsible for the supervision of staff responsible for the management of the Library systems... more»

David Perlmutter, Ph.D.

College of Media & Communication

David Perlmutter

David Perlmutter was appointed Dean of the College of Media & Communication on July 1, 2013. Before coming to Texas Tech, Perlmutter was the director of the School of Journalism & Mass Communication in the College of Arts & Sciences at the University of Iowa since 2009...more»

Noel Zahler, DMA

J.T. and Margaret Talkington College of Visual and Performing Arts

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Noel Zahler began his role as dean of the College of Visual and Performing Arts on September 1, 2016. Prior to coming to Texas Tech, Zahler was dean of the College of Arts, Communication and Design at Long Island University (LIU). He was head of the School of Music at Carnegie Mellon University for four years and University of Minnesota for three years...more»

Guy Loneragan, BVSc, Ph.D.

School of Veterinary Medicine

 Guy Loneragan

Guy Loneragan is a veterinary epidemiologist and Professor of Food Safety and Public Health and at Texas Tech University. Loneragan's research mission is to improve animal and public health by identification and exploration of solutions that address society's challenges...more»