A Top–Tier University
starts with a Top–Tier Faculty.

The University of Texas at San Antonio welcomes its newest faculty members.

Sandeep Langar

Sandeep Langar

College of Architecture, Construction & Planning

Assistant Professor, Construction Science

Ph.D., Virginia Tech

Tulio Sulbaran

Tulio Sulbaran

College of Architecture, Construction & Planning

Professor & Chair, Construction Science

Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology

David Dampier

David Dampier

College of Business

Professor & Chair, Information Systems and Cyber Security

Ph.D., Naval Postgraduate School


Paul Rad

Paul Rad

College of Business

Associate Professor, Information Systems & Cyber Security

Ph.D., The University of Texas at San Antonio

I want to be part of UTSA's exciting and bright future... history in the making.

-Juan Manuel Sanchez

Juan Manuel Sanchez

Juan Manuel Sanchez

College of Business

Professor, Accounting

Ph.D., The University of Texas at San Antonio

Daniela Sanchez

Daniela Sanchez

College of Business

Assistant Professor, Accounting

ABD, Texas Tech University

Sofia Bahena

Sofia Bahena

College of Education & Human Development

Assistant Professor, Educational Leadership & Policy Studies

Ed.D., Harvard Graduate School of Education

Aleta Baldwin

Aleta Baldwin

College of Education & Human Development

Assistant Professor, Kinesiology, Health, & Nutrition

Ph.D., Indiana University Bloomington

Claudia Garcia-Louis

Claudia Garcia-Louis

College of Education & Human Development

Assistant Professor, Educational Leadership & Policy Studies

Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin

Van T. Lac

Van T. Lac

College of Education & Human Development

Assistant Professor, Educational Leadership & Policy Studies

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Marissa Munoz

Marissa Munoz

College of Education & Human Development

Assistant Professor, Interdisciplinary Learning & Teaching

ABD, The University of British Columbia

David Nguyen

David Nguyen

College of Education & Human Development

Assistant Professor, Educational Leadership & Policy Studies

Ph.D., Indiana University Bloomington

Rica Ramirez

Rica Ramirez

College of Education & Human Development

Assistant Professor, Interdisciplinary Learning & Teaching

ABD, University of South Florida

Vanessa Sansone

Vanessa Sansone

College of Education & Human Development

Assistant Professor, Educational Leadership & Policy Studies

Ed.D., The University of Texas at San Antonio

Bryant Silbaugh

Bryant Silbaugh

College of Education & Human Development

Assistant Professor, Interdisciplinary Learning & Teaching

ABD, The University of Texas at Austin

Mahmoud Abdelwahed

Mahmoud Abdelwahed

College of Engineering

Associate Professor, Biomedical Engineering

Ph.D., Zagazig University & Cairo University (Egypt)

I have chosen to come to UTSA for the diversity of the campus and community and the national reputation of the university and program.

-David Nguyen

Eric Brey

Eric Brey

College of Engineering

Professor & Chair, Biomedical Engineering

Ph.D., Rice University

Guenevere Qian Chen

Guenevere Qian Chen

College of Engineering

Assistant Professor, Electrical & Computer Engineering

Ph.D., Mississippi State University

Gary Jacobs

Gary Jacobs

College of Engineering

Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering

Ph.D., University of Oklahoma

Zhan Qin

Zhan Qin

College of Engineering

Assistant Professor, Electrical & Computer Engineering

ABD, University at Buffalo, SUNY

Gabriela Romero Uribe

Gabriela Romero Uribe

College of Engineering

Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering

Ph.D., University of Basque Country (Spain)

Perfect opportunity to lead a strong department and to relocate to one of the nation's great cities.

-Michael Smith

James Bray

James Bray

College of Liberal & Fine Arts

Professor & Chair, Psychology

Ph.D., University of Houston

Bradley Thayer

Bradley Thayer

College of Liberal & Fine Arts

Professor, Political Science

Ph.D., University of Chicago

Maria Veronica Elias

Maria Veronica Elias

College of Public Policy

Assistant Professor, Public Administration

Ph.D., The University of Akron

Michael Smith

Michael Smith

College of Public Policy

Professor & Chair, Criminal Justice

Ph.D., Arizona State University

Elizabeth Sooby Wood

Elizabeth Sooby Wood

College of Sciences

Assistant Professor, Physics & Astronomy

Ph.D., Texas A&M University

Chiung-Yu Hung

Chiung-Yu Hung

College of Sciences

Assistant Professor, Biology

Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin

Brian Laub

Brian Laub

College of Sciences

Assistant Professor, Environmental Science & Ecology

Ph.D., University of Maryland

Lindsey Macpherson

Lindsey Macpherson

College of Sciences

Assistant Professor, Biology

Ph.D., The Scripps Research Institute


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Murtuza Jadliwala

College of Sciences
Assistant Professor, Computer Science
Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo


Jenny Hsieh

College of Sciences
Professor, Biology
Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University

Asif Mirza Maroof

College of Sciences
Assistant Professor, Biology
Ph.D., Cornell University


Mostafa Fazly

College of Sciences
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
Ph.D., University of British Columbia

Willie Hale

College of Liberal & Fine Arts
Assistant Professor, Psychology
Ph.D., University of Texas at San Antonio

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