Senior Leadership Searches
The Vice President will play a critical part in helping UT Arlington articulate its mission in the external world and grow the reputation of the University as a leader in higher education not just in Texas, but the U.S. and internationally.
The Dean oversees scholarly research and graduate and undergraduate educational activities in the sciences. The Dean has responsibility for the College’s vision and strategic goals, programs and budgets, review of faculty appointments, and administration and development of financial support.
The University is seeking nominations and applications for the position of Vice President for Research. With a new President and a significant commitment to expanding its research footprint, UT Arlington is poised to become a premier research university.
UT Arlington has appointed Nan Ellin, professor and chair of the University of Utah Department of City and Metropolitan Planning, as founding dean of a new college that will be formed through the integration of the existing School of Architecture and School of Urban and Public Affairs.
Mickey McCabe has led the University of Dayton Research Institute since 1999. He is credited with forging innovative partnerships with business and industry and leveraging state and federal funds to more than double annual sponsored research activity at the nationally ranked, private university.
Leading the Way
The University of Texas at Arlington sets the standard for educational excellence in the thriving Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area.
With an enrollment of more than 38,000 students, UT Arlington is the second-largest institution in The University of Texas System and the sixth-largest in Texas. The University is rising in stature through its commitment to transforming the lives of students, pushing the boundaries of knowledge, and serving a growing and diverse community. With more than 5,000 students living on campus, UT Arlington has become a first-choice university for students seeking a vibrant residential campus and a rewarding college experience.
U.S. News & World Report ranks UT Arlington as the fifth most diverse among national universities, and The Chronicle of Higher Education ranks UT Arlington among the 20 fastest-growing public research universities in the United States over the last 10 years.