The University of Texas at Arlington

Undergraduate Catalog 2008-2009

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Volume XCII – July 2008
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UT Arlington Undergraduate Catalog Fall 2008
The University of Texas at Arlington Administration

Executive Officers

James D. Spaniolo, J.D., President
Donald Bobbitt, Ph.D., Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
Ronald L. Elsenbaumer, Ph.D., Vice President for Research
John D. Hall, B.B.A., Vice President for Administration and Campus Operations
Jean M. Hood, B.S., Vice President for Human Resources
Frank Lamas, Ph.D., Vice President for Student Affairs
James C. Lewis, M.B.A., Vice President for Development
Jerry Lewis, B.S., Vice President for Communications
Suzanne Montague, M.B.A., Vice President for Information Technology
Rusty Ward, M.S., Vice President for Business Affairs and Controller

Administrative Officers of Academic Units

Barbara Becker, Ph.D., Dean, School of Urban and Public Affairs
Bill D. Carroll, Ph.D., Dean, College of Engineering
Philip Cohen, Ph.D., Dean of Graduate Studies
Donald F. Gatzke, M.Arch., Dean, School of Architecture
Jeanne Gerlach, Ph.D., Ed.D., Dean, College of Education
Daniel D. Himarios, Ph.D., Dean, College of Business
Paul Paulus, Ph.D., Dean, College of Science
Karl Petruso, Ph.D., Dean, Honors College
Philip Popple, Ph.D., Interim Dean, School of Social Work
Elizabeth Poster, Ph.D., Dean, School of Nursing
Gerald Saxon, Ph.D., Dean, Library
Beth S. Wright, Ph.D., Dean, College of Liberal Arts