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Hagler Institute Administrative Council

The Hagler Institute Administrative Council oversees the operation of the Institute and reviews its progress.  The University’s provost selects the Institute’s director.


Timothy P. Scott
Acting Interim Provost and Executive Vice President
Texas A&M University

Vice Chair

Jack G. Baldauf
Interim Vice President for Research
Texas A&M University

Members (in alphabetical order)

Robert Ahdieh
Dean and holder of the Dean and Anthony G. Buzbee Endowed Dean’s Chair
School of Law

John August
College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences

Karen Butler-Purry
Associate Provost for Graduate and Professional Studies
Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
College of Engineering

John W. Crawford
Vice President for Finance & Chief Financial Officer
Division of Finance

Shawn G. Gibbs
School of Public Health

Clare Gill
Executive Associate Dean and Associate Dean for Research
Professor, Department of Animal Science
College of Agriculture & Life Sciences

R. Duane Ireland
Interim Dean
Mays Business School

Valen Johnson
University Distinguished Professor and Head
Department of Statistics
College of Science

Dimitris Lagoudas
Associate Vice Chancellor and Deputy Director
Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station
The Texas A&M University System
Senior Associate Dean for Research and holder, John and Bea Slattery Chair
University Distinguished Professor
Department of Aerospace Engineering
College of Engineering

Fred Nafukho
Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs
Professor, Department of Educational Administration and Human Resources
College of Education and Human Development

Ken Ramos
Executive Director, Texas A&M Institute of Biosciences and Technology
Professor and holder of the Alkek Chair of Medical Genetics
Texas A&M College of Medicine
Associate Vice President for Research
Texas A&M University Health Science Center
Assistant Vice Chancellor for Health Services
The Texas A&M University System

Debbie Thomas
Professor, Department of Oceanography
College of Geosciences 

Jorge Vanegas
Professor, Department of Architecture
College of Architecture

Tyson Voelkel
Texas A&M Foundation

Mark A. Welsh III
Dean and Executive Professor
Holder of the Edward & Howard Kruse Endowed Chair
Bush School of Government and Public Service