Bruce LaMattina will begin work as the associate vice chancellor for research development within the Office of Research and Engagement, on July 31.
LaMattina will lead efforts to develop and strengthen UT’s research culture while increasing the capacity and productivity in transdisciplinary research, scholarship, and creative activity across all disciplines. He will oversee the Faculty Development Team, Research Development Team, Research Informatics, and the Core Facility Program.
“From the onset, I recognized UT’s exceptional leadership, its strong research enterprise, and the significant capabilities of the research development arm of ORE,” said LaMattina. “It’s exciting to be a part of something great.”