Linda C. Martin has agreed to serve on an interim basis following the Aug. 31 retirement of Tim Cross. The university will launch a search this fall to fill the role permanently.
UT President Randy Boyd recognized six employees from across the UT System during the annual Board of Trustees meeting in Memphis this morning.
Delphia Howze has more than 20 years working in industry and higher education helping organizations leverage diversity to create and strengthen inclusive environments.
Padilla, who has led information technology departments in government and higher education, will begin his duties on Nov. 1.
From transforming the way UT approaches diversity and inclusion to championing biomedical research, recipients of the 2020 President’s Awards embody excellence throughout the UT System.