The Center for Health Systems & Design is led by a small leadership team and guided by an advisory board, an industry advisory council, and an academic circle. CHSD also connects faculty, scholars and professionals through our fellows and visiting scholars programs.


Join the Center for Health Systems & Design

If you are interested in becoming a fellow or affiliate with the center, please contact us at clockledge@tamu.edu.

Executive Leadership

  • A. Ray Pentecost III, Director
  • Zhipeng Lu, Associate Director
  • Kirk Hamilton
  • George Mann
  • Jay Maddock
  • Jose Florez-Arango
  • William (Bill) Eide
  • Chanam Lee
  • Xuemei Zhu

Faculty Fellows

College of Agriculture & Life Sciences 

NameEmailDepartment
Courtney Suess-Raeisinafchicsuess@tamu.eduRecreation, Parks & Tourism Science

College of Architecture

NameEmailDepartment
Ahmed K. Aliahali@tamu.eduArchitecture
Liliana Beltranlbeltran@arch.tamu.eduArchitecture
Mark Claytonmark-clayton@tamu.eduArchitecture
Rodney Hillrhill@arch.tamu.eduArchitecture
Ray Pentecostrpentecost@tamu.eduArchitecture
Kirk Hamiltonkhamilton@tamu.eduArchitecture
Zhipeng Luzlu@arch.tamu.eduArchitecture
Gregory Luhangregory.luhan@tamu.eduArchitecture
George Manngmann@arch.tamu.eduArchitecture
Michael O’Brienmjobrien@tamu.eduArchitecture
James Tatejtate@tamu.eduArchitecture
Xuemei Zhuxuemeizhu@tamu.eduArchitecture
John Bryantjbryant@arch.tamu.eduConstruction Science
Sarel Lavyslavy@arch.tamu.eduConstruction Science
 Zofia Rybkowskizrybkowski@tamu.eduConstruction Science
Charles Culpcculp@tamu.eduEnergy Systems Lab
Geoffrey Boothgbooth@arch.tamu.eduInstitute for Applied Creativity
Robert Brownrbrown@arch.tamu.eduLandscape Architecture & Urban Planning
Bruce Dvorakbdvorak@tamu.eduLandscape Architecture & Urban Planning
Chang S. Huangcshuang@arch.tamu.eduLandscape Architecture & Urban Planning
Kenneth R. Hurstkhurst5775@tamu.eduLandscape Architecture & Urban Planning
Chanam Leechanam@tamu.eduLandscape Architecture & Urban Planning
Sungmin Leesungminlee@uconn.eduLandscape Architecture & Urban Planning
Dongying Lidli@tamu.eduLandscape Architecture & Urban Planning
Wei Liwli@tamu.eduLandscape Architecture & Urban Planning
Forster Ndubisifndubisi@arch.tamu.eduLandscape Architecture & Urban Planning
Galen Newmangnewman@arch.tamu.eduLandscape Architecture & Urban Planning
Jane Winslowjfwinslow@arch.tamu.eduLandscape Architecture & Urban Planning
Xinyue Yexinyue.ye@tamu.eduLandscape Architecture & Urban Planning
Jinsil Seohwaryoung@tamu.eduVisualization
Luis Tassinaryltassinary@arch.tamu.eduVisualization

Bush School of Government & Public Service

NameEmailDepartment
Frank Ashleyfashley@tamu.eduN/A
Laura Daguedague@tamu.eduN/A
Leslie Ruyleruyle@tamu.eduN/A
Kenneth Anderson Taylorkataylor@tamu.eduN/A

College of Education & Human Development

NameEmailDepartment
Timothy Elliotttelliott@tamu.eduEducational Psychology
Rafael Lara-Alecioa-lara@tamu.eduEducational Psychology
John Buchananjjbuchanan@tamu.eduHealth & Kinesiology
Idethia Shevon Harveyjsharvey@tamu.eduHealth & Kinesiology
Richard Kreiderrbkreider@tamu.eduHealth & Kinesiology
David Wrightdavidwright@tamu.eduHealth & Kinesiology

College of Engineering

NameEmailDepartment
Thomas Keith Ferristferris@tamu.eduIndustrial Engineering
Farzan Sasangoharsasangohar@tamu.eduIndustrial Engineering
Maryam Zahabimzahabi@tamu.eduIndustrial Engineering

College of Geosciences

NameEmailDepartment
Anthony Knaptknap@tamu.eduGeochemical & Environmental Research Group
Courtney Thompsoncthompson24@tamu.eduGeography
Gunnar Schadegws@tamu.eduMeteorology

School of Innovation

NameEmailDepartment
John Manhirejmanhire@tamu.eduN/A
Robert Shandleyr-shandley@tamu.eduN/A

School of Law

NameEmailDepartment
Gabriel Ecksteingabrieleckstein@law.tamu.eduN/A
Timothy Mulvaneytmulvaney@law.tamu.eduN/A
Vanessa Casado Perezvcasado@law.tamu.eduN/A

College of Liberal Arts 

NameEmailDepartment
Allison Hopkinshopkins@tamu.eduAnthropology
Hart Blantonhblanton@tamu.eduCommunication
Leroy Dorseyl-dorsey@tamu.eduCommunication
Jennifer Lueckjlueck@tamu.eduCommunication
Richard Streetr-street@tamu.eduCommunication
Lu Tangltang@tamu.eduCommunication
Jason Lindojlindo@tamu.eduEconomics
Norma Adame Arizpen-arizpe@tamu.eduHispanic Studies
Kristi Sweetk-sweet@tamu.eduPhilosophy & Humanities
Maria Escobar-Lemmonm_escobar@tamu.eduPolitical Science
Gerianne Alexandergalexander@tamu.eduPsychology
Sherecce Fieldssafields@tamu.eduPsychology
Joshua Hicksjoshua.hicks@tamu.eduPsychology
Daniel Howarddhoward@ppri.tamu.eduPsychology
Vani Mathurvmathur@tamu.eduPsychology
Mary Meagherm-meagher@tamu.eduPsychology
Steven Smithstevesmith@tamu.eduPsychology
William McIntoshw-mcintosh@tamu.eduSociology

University Libraries

NameEmailDepartment
Catherine Peppercpepper@tamu.eduN/A
Margaret Fostermargaretfoster@tamu.eduN/A

Mays Business School

NameEmailDepartment
 Arvind Mahajanmahajan@tamu.eduFinance
James Abbeyjamesdabbey@tamu.eduInformation & Operations Management
 Jon Staufferjonstauffer@tamu.eduInformation & Operations Management

College of Medicine

NameEmailDepartment
Jose Florez-Arangojosefflo@tamu.eduHumanities in Medicine
Craig Borchardtrevrun@tamu.eduHumanities in Medicine
Gul Russellgarussell@tamu.eduHumanities in Medicine
Patricia Watsonpkwatsonmd@tamu.eduHumanities in Medicine

College of Nursing

NameEmailDepartment
Sharon Dormiredormire@tamhsc.eduN/A
Nancy Downingdowning@tamu.eduN/A
Jodie Garyjcgary@tamu.eduN/A
Carrie Johnsoncjohnson16@tamu.eduN/A
Nora Montalvo-Liendonliendo@tamu.eduN/A
Angela Mulcahymulcahy@tamu.eduN/A
Robin Pagerpage@tamu.eduN/A
Daniel Sheridandsheridan54@tamu.eduN/A

College of Pharmacy

NameEmailDepartment
Mansoor Kahnmkhan@tamu.eduN/A

School of Public Health

NameEmailDepartment
Marcia Orymory@tamu.eduCenter on Population Health & Aging
Mark Bendenmthowdy@tamu.eduEnvironmental & Occupational Health
Jason Maddockmaddock@tamu.eduEnvironmental & Occupational Health
Virender Sharmavsharma@tamu.eduEnvironmental & Occupational Health
Preeti Zanwarpzanwar@tamu.eduEpidemiology & Biostatistics
Bita Kashbakash@tamu.eduHealth Policy & Management
James Burdinejnburdine@tamu.eduHealth Promotion & Community Health Sciences
Carly McCordcmccord@tamhsc.eduHealth Promotion & Community Health Sciences

College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences

NameEmailDepartment
Lori Tellerlteller@cvm.tamu.eduSmall Animal Clinical Sciences
Ivan Rusynirusyn@cvm.tamu.eduVeterinary Integrative Biosciences

TAMU Galveston

NameEmailDepartment
Joan Mileskimileskij@tamug.eduMaritime Business Administration