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. George Cunningham
Senior Assistant Provost for Graduate & Professional Studies


Dr. Morgan Schweller
Professional Development Coordinator for Graduate and Professional Studies


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
Assistant Director, 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.

Beverly Irby
Professor and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, College of Educational Administration and Human R

Steering Committee Member representing College of Educational Administration and Human Resource Development

Dr. Mark Zoran
Acting Associate Provost for Graduate and Professional Studies

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

Christian Brannstrom
Professor and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, College of Geosciences


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.

Harry Hogan
Professor and Associate Dean for Graduate Programs, College of Engineering

Steering Committee Member representing College of Engineering

Maria C. Escobar-Lemmon
Professor in the Department of Political Science, College of Liberal Arts

Steering Committee Member representing College of Liberal Arts

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.