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Leadership

The University of Houston (UH) is the largest and only Ph.D.-granting university in the UH System, which includes UH-Clear Lake, UH-Downtown and UH-Victoria, with instructional sites in UH Sugar Land, PearlandKaty and Northwest Houston. The UH System is governed by a 10-member Board of Regents.

Renu Khator*
Chancellor, UH System
President, UH

President's Cabinet

Eloise Dunn Brice*
Vice Chancellor for University Advancement, UH System
Vice President for University Advancement, UH

Dona Hamilton Cornell*
Vice Chancellor for Legal Affairs and General Counsel, UH System
Vice President for Legal Affairs and General Counsel, UH

Amr Elnashai*
Vice Chancellor for Research and Technology Transfer, UH System
Vice President for Research and Technology Transfer, UH

Lisa Holdeman*
Vice Chancellor for Marketing and Communications, UH System
Vice President for Marketing and Communications, UH

Michael Johnson*
Chief of Staff, UH System
Chief of Staff, UH

Ramanan Krishnamoorti*
Chief Energy Officer, UH

Elwyn C. Lee
Vice President for Neighborhood and Strategic Initiatives, UH

Jim McShan*
Senior Vice Chancellor for Administration and Finance, UH System
Senior Vice President for Administration and Finance, UH

Michael Pede
Associate Vice President for Alumni Relations

Chris Pezman*
Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics and Athletics Director, UH

Raúl A. Ramos
President, UH Faculty Senate

Paula Myrick Short*
Senior Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, UH System
Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost, UH

Jason Smith*
Vice Chancellor for Governmental Relations, UH System
Vice President for Governmental Relations, UH

Stephen J. Spann*
Vice President for Medical Affairs and Founding Dean of the College of Medicine, UH

J. Richard Walker*
Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Enrollment Services, UH System
Vice President for Student Affairs and Enrollment Services, UH

*Also a member of the Operations Group