Volume X / 2021
The University of Texas at Arlington | College of Engineering

UTA Engineer 2021

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College of Engineering
UTA Box 19019
Arlington, TX 76019


College of Engineering


Peter E. Crouch

Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Lynn Peterson

Interim Associate Dean for Graduate Affairs

Paul Componation

Associate Dean for Research

Gautam Das

Assistant Dean for Student Affairs

J. Carter Tiernan

Senior Director of Communications and Marketing

Jeremy Agor

Director of Marketing Services

Tracey Faulkinbury

Office of University Advancement

Editorial Director

Jessica Bridges


Brody Price


Herb Booth
Linsey Retcofsky