The Vice President for Research (VPR) serves as the chief research officer for Texas A&M, and reports to the Provost and Executive Vice President. The VPR serves as a member of the President’s cabinet. As the chief research officer for the university, the VPR will provide strategic vision and operational leadership for all aspects of the research enterprise, support and encourage excellence in faculty scholarship, and maintain a collaborative and transparent environment and community that supports the university’s research goals.
In close collaboration with the Provost and Executive Vice President, the VPR provides overall leadership in developing a research plan that integrates with the Texas A&M Strategic Plan with the objective of increasing funding opportunities, developing collaborative partnerships across disciplines, and supporting research in all of its forms. View the complete position description