Office of the President


Rafael Martin.

Vice President and Chief of Staff
Dr. Rafael Martín

The vice president and chief of staff serves as deputy to the president and as a liaison with campus leadership. His responsibilities include developing policy recommendations, assisting in outreach to the University’s community partners and supporters, and providing oversight of several university-wide administrative functions, including: human resources; legal affairs; information security; audit and consulting services; institutional compliance, equity, and Title IX initiatives; strategic planning and analysis; and the UT Dallas police.

Office of the Provost. Photo, Ingla Mussleman

Vice President for Academic Affairs and 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 serves as the University’s primary contact with the UT System Office of Academic Affairs.

Office of Budget and Finance. Photo, Terry Pankratz

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.

Office of Communications. Photo, John Walls

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.

Office of Development and Alumni Relations. Photo, Kyle Edgington

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.

Office of Diversity and Community Engagement. Photo, George Fair

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.

Facilities and Economic Development. Photo, Calvin Jamison

Vice President for Facilities and Economic Development
Dr. Calvin Jamison

The Office of the Vice President for Facilities and Economic Development oversees facilities, buildings, parking, transportation and real estate management.

Office of Information Technology. Portrait of Frank Feagans

Vice President for Information Technology
Frank Feagans

The Office of Information Technology is committed to providing innovative, secure information technologies that support students, faculty and staff and help achieve the University’s goals and 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.

Office of Public Affairs. Photo, Amanda Oneacre Rockow

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.

Office of Research. Photo, Joseph J. Pancrazio

Vice President for Research
Dr. Joseph J. Pancrazio

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.

Office of Student Affairs. Photo of Gene Fitch

Vice President for Student Affairs
Dr. Gene Fitch

Student Affairs supports the University’s commitment to produce engaged graduates prepared for life, work and leadership through co-curricular and extracurricular programs, services and support related to all aspects of campus life.

Executive Leadership Team