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Endowed Chairs and Professorships in Liberal Arts

Endowed Chairs

Dr. Richard BoehmJesse H. Jones Distinguished Chair in Geographic Education
Dr. Richard Boehm
Professor of Geography
Director of the Gilbert M. Grosvenor Center for Geographic Education



Novelist Cristina GarciaUniversity Endowed Chair in Creative Writing
Cristina GarcĂ­a, Novelist (2012-2013)




Endowed Professorships

Dr. Rebecca RaphaelThe Distinguished Teaching Professor in the Humanities

Dr. Rebecca Raphael (2012-2015)
Professor of Philosophy



Dr. Howard BalanoffWilliam P. Hobby Professor of Public Service
Dr. Howard Balanoff
Director of the William P. Hobby Center for Public Service



Dr. Frank de la TejaJerome T. and Catherine E. Supple Professor of Southwestern Studies
Dr. Frank de la Teja
Director of the NEH Southwest Regional Humanities Center
and the Center for the Study of the Southwest 



Dr. Segio MartinezJesse H. and Mary Gibbs Jones Professor of Southwestern Studies
Dr. Sergio Martinez
Associate Professor of Modern Languages