Cris Milligan is the Assistant Vice President for Research Administration and joined the University of Houston in 2011.
Milligan oversees the division's Business Operations unit. She also oversees the Office of Research Core Facilities and works to leverage university resources to increase competitiveness in obtaining extramural support and provide unique and quality services to the university as well as the local, national, and international community. She manages research buildings, participates in the continued development of the Energy Research Park, and works with colleges and departments to address and meet research infrastructure needs.
She earned her Master of Business Administration from Ohio University and has over 18 years of research administration experience.