CIRTL@TAMU Team

Dr. Karen Butler-Purry
Associate Provost for Graduate & Professional Studies | Professor, Electrical & Computer Engineering

Oversees the Office of Graduate and Professional Studies and serves as CIRTL Co-Institutional Lead.


Dr. Leonard Bright
Assistant Provost for Graduate & Professional Studies | Associate Professor, Bush School of Gov't

Oversees graduate student professional development efforts within Office of Graduate and Professional Studies. Dr. Bright is the CIRTL Co-Institutional Lead and Chair of the CIRTL@TAMU Steering Committee.


Amanda Ray
Professional Development Coordinator

Works for the Office of Graduate and Professional Studies and serves as program coordinator for the CIRTL@TAMU Postdoc programs.

Dr. Debra Fowler
Associate Director, Center For Teaching Excellence

Steering Committee Member representing the Center for Teaching Excellence, chief partner to OGAPS in coordinating CIRTL programs.


Dr. RaSheedah Richardson
Instructional Consultant for Professional Development in Teaching, Center for Teaching Excellence

Serves as co-facilitator for the CIRTL Teaching-as-Research Fellowship Program and advises the CIRTL Academy of Future Faculty program.

Dr. Robert Webb
Professor, Physics

Co-lead of the CIRTL@TAMU Steering Committee. Dr. Webb also facilitates the CIRTL Teaching-as-Research Fellows program.

Dr. Jeff Froyd
TEES Research Professor, Dean's Office, College of Engineering

Assessment Coordinator for local CIRTL programs and member of CIRTL@TAMU Steering Committee.


Dr. Chris Quick
Professor, Veterinary Physiology & Pharmacology

2014-2016 CIRTL Faculty Scholar and member of CIRTL@TAMU Steering Committee.

Dr. Mark Zoran
Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Graduate Studies, College of Science

Steering Committee Member representing College of Science and co-facilitator of STEM LC Course. 

Dr. Eric Riggs
Associate Dean Graduate Affairs and Diversity, College of Geoscience

Steering Committee Member representing College of Geoscience and co-facilitator of STEM LC Course. 

Dr. David Reed
Associate Dean for Graduate Programs & Faculty Development, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Steering Committee Member representing College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.

Dr. Prasad Enjeti
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, College of Engineering

Steering Committee Member representing the College of Engineering.

Dr. George Cunningham
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, College of Education and Human Development

Steering Committee Member representing College of Education and Human Development.

Dr. Geriann Alexander
Associate Dean Research Programs, College of Liberal Arts

Steering Committee Member representing College of Liberal Arts.

Dr. Emily Wilson
Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs, Health Science Center

Steering Committee Member representing TAMU Health Science Center.

Dr. Robert Burghardt
Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies, College of Veterinary Medicine

Steering Committee Member representing College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.