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Dr. Patricia Witherspoon D.

Dean

Graduate School at UTEP

Graduate School at UTEP

Background Information

Employment History

Dean
UTEP

Lecturer In the Executive MBA Programs
Tecnológico de Monterrey

Lecturer In the Executive MBA Programs
University of Texas at San Antonio

Assistant To the Vice Chancellor and Executive Vice-Chancellor for Academic Affairs
University of Texas System

Affiliations

Project Member
TERC Inc

Board Member
United Way of El Paso County

Founder
John McCormick Witherspoon Forensics Excellence Gift Fund

Education



Baylor University

Ph.D.

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Dr. Patricia D. Witherspoon came to UTEP in 2000 as Chair of the Department of Communication and founding director of the Sam Donaldson Center for Communication Studies. She served in those capacities until August, 2008, and continues to oversee the Donaldson Center. In August, 2008, she was named Dean of the Graduate School at UTEP. Prior to coming to UTEP, she was Assistant to the Vice Chancellor/Executive Vice-Chancellor for Academic Affairs in the University of Texas System from 1978 to 1985; Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, College of Communication, University of Texas at Austin (1985-1996) and Chair of the Department of Communication Studies at UT Austin from 1996 to 2000. She is the author of two books: Within These Walls: A Study of Communication between Presidents and their Senior Staffs, and Communicating Leadership: An Organizational Perspective. She is second author of Time, Change, and the American Newspaper. Dr. Witherspoon also is the author of several book chapters and journal articles in the areas of organizational and political communication. She has been a lecturer in the Executive MBA programs at UTEP, The University of Texas at San Antonio, and Tecnologico de Monterrey, in Monterrey, Mexico, as well as in executive education programs at UT Austin. Dr. Witherspoon has chaired, or been a member of, a number of UT-Austin and UTEP committees that focus on campus leadership and administration.
From 2003 to 2008 she was a co-principal investigator on an ADVANCE institutional transformation grant funded by the National Science Foundation on facilitating the recruitment, retention and promotion of women in the social sciences, natural sciences, and engineering. Dr. Witherspoon's current teaching and research interests are in communication and the leadership of change, leadership communication and the creation of community in organizations, and situating the study of leadership within communication theories. In 2005, the Annette Strauss Institute for Civic Participation at the University of Texas at Austin began awarding the Patricia Witherspoon Student Leadership Research Award to deserving graduate students at UT-Austin, in honor of Dr. Witherspoon.


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Patricia Witherspoon
Dean of the College of Liberal Arts
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Dr. Patricia D. Witherspoon came to UTEP in 2000 as Chair of the Department of Communication and founding director of the Sam Donaldson Center for Communication Studies. She served in those capacities until August, 2008, and continues to oversee the Donaldson Center. In August, 2008, she was named Dean of the Graduate School at UTEP. Prior to coming to UTEP, she was Assistant to the Vice Chancellor/Executive Vice-Chancellor for Academic Affairs in the University of Texas System from 1978 to 1985; Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, College of Communication, University of Texas at Austin (1985-1996) and Chair of the Department of Communication Studies at UT Austin from 1996 to 2000. She is the author of two books: Within These Walls: A Study of Communication between Presidents and their Senior Staffs, and Communicating Leadership: An Organizational Perspective. She is second author of Time, Change, and the American Newspaper. Dr. Witherspoon also is the author of several book chapters and journal articles in the areas of organizational and political communication. She has been a lecturer in the Executive MBA programs at UTEP, The University of Texas at San Antonio, and Tecnologico de Monterrey, in Monterrey, Mexico, as well as in executive education programs at UT Austin. Dr. Witherspoon has chaired, or been a member of, a number of UT-Austin and UTEP committees that focus on campus leadership and administration.
From 2003 to 2008 she was a co-principal investigator on an ADVANCE institutional transformation grant funded by the National Science Foundation on facilitating the recruitment, retention and promotion of women in the social sciences, natural sciences, and engineering. Dr. Witherspoon's current teaching and research interests are in communication and the leadership of change, leadership communication and the creation of community in organizations, and situating the study of leadership within communication theories. In 2005, the Annette Strauss Institute for Civic Participation at the University of Texas at Austin began awarding the Patricia Witherspoon Student Leadership Research Award to deserving graduate students at UT-Austin, in honor of Dr. Witherspoon.


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Witherspoon will take on dual roles at UTEP in September Patricia Witherspoon Dr. Patricia Witherspoon (pictured), current dean of the Graduate School at The University of Texas at El Paso, has been named acting dean of the College of Liberal Arts at the university, effective Sept. 1. Witherspoon has previously served as chair of the Communications Department as well. Her new position is an additional commitment during the administrative transition.

Witherspoon will lead the college while it current dean, Dr. Howard Daudistel, will serve as UTEP's interim provost.
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Witherspoon began her career at UTEP in 2000 as chair of the Department of Communication and director of the Donaldson Center. In 2008, she was named dean of the Graduate School and continues to oversee the Donaldson Center. Before coming to UTEP, Witherspoon was Assistant to the Vice Chancellor/Executive Vice-Chancellor for Academic Affairs in The University of Texas System, associate dean for Academic Affairs in the College of Communication and chair of the Department of Communication Studies at The University of Texas at Austin.


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Event details subject to change. ---\nhttp://www.tpra.org/en/cev/95\n\nEvent Title: Public Relations Association of the Southwest Luncheon\nStart Date / Time: 16-Sep-09 11:45 AM CST\nEvent Location: Ysleta ISD\nEvent Sponsor: \nEvent Speaker: \n\nPanel to Discuss Higher Education Opportunities El Paso, Texas -- Dr. Patricia Witherspoon, Dean of the Graduate School at the University of Texas at El Paso and J. Sean McCleneghan, professor in the Department of Journalism and Mass Communications at New Mexico State University, will discuss higher education opportunities and the current status of higher education for communication professionals at the Public Relations Association of the Southwest meeting.

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El Paso, \;Texas -- \; Dr. Patricia Witherspoon, Dean of the Graduate School at the University of Texas at El Paso and J. Sean McCleneghan, professor in the Department of Journalism and Mass Communications at New Mexico State University, will discuss higher education opportunities and the current status of higher education for communication professionals at the Public Relations Association of the Southwest \;meeting. \; The meeting will be held on Wednesday, September 16, 2009 at YISD Culinary Arts Cafe, 9600 Sims, from 11:45 am - 1:00 pm.


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El Paso, Texas -- Dr. Patricia Witherspoon, Dean of the Graduate School at the University of Texas at El Paso and J. Sean McCleneghan, professor in the Department of Journalism and Mass Communications at New Mexico State University, will discuss higher education opportunities and the current status of higher education for communication professionals at the Public Relations Association of the Southwest meeting.

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