Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs »


James Hallmark
The Texas A&M University System
John B. Connally Building, 7th Floor
301 Tarrow
College Station, Texas 77840-7896
(979) 458-6070
Fax (979) 458-6044


The Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs works on behalf of the chancellor to provide leadership and direction in academic and student affairs. He oversees the academic program development process for A&M System members from inception to approval by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and works to develop quality measures for success; provides systemwide leadership on the development of comprehensive distance education initiatives to improve the efficiency of course development and delivery; and works with the lead institutions on strategic planning for the development and expansion of existing branch campuses and A&M System centers.

Career
2012-present Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, The Texas A&M University System
2008-2012 Provost/Vice President for Academic Affairs, West Texas A&M University
2005-2012 Coordinator, Federal Relations, West Texas A&M University
2005-2012 Director, Texas Engineering Experiment Station Regional Division, West Texas A&M University
2001-2008 Dean, Graduate School and Research, West Texas A&M University
2000-2008 Director, Honors Program, West Texas A&M University
1999 Fellow, Center for Leadership in Higher Education
1998-2012 Professor, Communication, West Texas A&M University
1998-1999; 2000-2001 Special Assistant to the Provost, West Texas A&M University
1991-1998 Associate Professor, Communication, West Texas A&M University
1991-2001 Director, Graduate Studies in Communication, West Texas A&M University
1987-1991 Assistant Professor, Elliott School of Communication, Wichita State University
1985-1987 Instructor, Speech Communication, Oklahoma Christian College
Education
1988 Ph.D., University of Oklahoma
1985 M.A., University of Oklahoma
1983 B.S., Oklahoma Christian College