Thomas B. Spencer, PhD, MBA

Thomas B. Spencer, Ph.D., M.B.A., is the Director for Operations for Academic and Administrative Information Resources at UT Southwestern Medical Center, supporting research, education and administrative functions. He is currently a Lecturer in the Advanced Academic Program at the School of Arts & Sciences at Johns Hopkins University, focusing on Research Administrative electronic systems, and has taught in the School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences at UT Dallas. Thomas joined NCURA in 2007, completed the Executive Leadership Program in 2014 and has served in a number of regional roles including Chair of the Publications and Communications Committee, and was chosen to be Chair-Elect for Region V in 2016.

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