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Georgia Tech Names New Executive Vice President for Research

The Georgia Institute of Technology has named Chaouki T. Abdallah, currently provost and executive vice president for academic affairs at the University of New Mexico, to be its new executive vice president for research (EVPR). The EVPR directs Georgia Tech’s $824 million research program. As a direct report to the President and a member of the President’s Cabinet, the EVPR serves as chief research officer for the Institute. This position provides overall leadership for the research, economic development, and related support units within the Institute. This includes direct oversight of:

  • Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)
  • Enterprise Innovation Institute (EI2)
  • All Interdisciplinary Research Institutes and Centers (IRIs/IRCs)
  • Georgia Tech Research Corporation (GTRC)
  • Office of Industry Collaboration (OIC)

The EVPR position serves as part of the Executive Leadership Team (ELT) with the President, the Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs, and the Executive Vice President for Administration and Finance (EVPAF). 

 

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