Texas A&M University Institute of Advanced Studies

Hagler Institute External Advisory Board

The Hagler Institute External Advisory Board annually reviews the activities of the Hagler Institute for Advanced Study at Texas A&M University to provide guidance, advice, and recommendations.


Norman R. Augustine
Chair, External Advisory Board
Former Under Secretary, US Army 
Former Chair and CEO, Lockheed Martin Corporation 
Former President, National Academy of Engineering 
Chair, Rising Above the Gathering Storm: Energizing and Employing America for a Brighter Economic Future
National Medal of Technology
University of Warwick Distinguished Lecture - 4.21.15

Ray M. Bowen 
Vice Chair, External Advisory Board
Distinguished Visiting Professor, Rice University
Former President of Texas A&M University
Former Chair, National Science Board 
Former Division Director and Deputy Director, National Science Foundation 


H. Norman Abramson
Former Executive Vice President, Southwest Research Institute
National Academy of Engineering
American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA)
ASME Medal Recipient
AIAA Structures, Dynamics, Materials Award

Jon L. Hagler 
Former Director, GMO LLC
Former Chairman, Texas A&M Foundation Board of Trustees
Former Co-Chair,Texas A&M’s Vision 2020 planning Initiative
Sterling C. Evans Medal, The Texas A&M Foundation
Honorary Doctor of Letters,Texas A&M University


Linda P. B. Katehi
Chancellor, Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California, Davis
National Academy of Engineering
American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Humboldt Research Award


V.  Lane Rawlins
Former President, University of North Texas
President Emeritus, University of North Texas
Former President, Washington State University 
Former President, the University of Memphis 
National Collegiate Athletic Association Board of Directors


Herbert H. Richardson
Chancellor Emeritus, The Texas A&M University System
Director Emeritus, Texas A&M Transportation Institute
Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University
National Academy of Engineering
Rufus Oldenburger Medal


Ronald L. Skaggs 
Chairman Emeritus and CEO, HKS Inc., Architects/Engineers/Planners
President of the American Institute of Architects (AIA)
Chancellor of AIA College of Fellows
Board Chairman and Vice Chair, National Institute of Building Sciences 
National Academy of Construction
Distinguished Alumnus, Association of Former Students, Texas A&M University