First-rate Faculty

Faculty at The University of Texas at Austin are leading scholars, researchers and artists in their fields, finding solutions to some of the world's most challenging problems and driving cultural, economic and social progress.

Faculty at Commencement

Our award-winning faculty train the thinkers and leaders of tomorrow.

They're searching for new energy sources and nanotechnology applications and discovering new drug delivery methods. They're decoding the mysteries of the Maya and developing novel approaches to stagecraft and musical composition. They're giving us new insights into our history and building a sustainable world for our future.

Fostering teaching excellence among the university’s faculty members is also a top priority. Learn about the Academy of Distinguished Teachers and other recognition programs for the university's faculty.