Eric Nordquist

Eric is an applied psychologist with 15+ years of leadership experience successfully bringing technology products to market for Fortune 50 companies such as General Motors, Dell, and Boeing. His broad psychology background has given him the foundational knowledge of experimental design and his focus area of engineering psychology taught him how to design products that […]

Nishi Viswanathan

Nishi Viswanathan leads Texas Health Catalyst, a program designed to accelerate the clinical translation of promising health innovations and move the needle on better health. Over the past eight years, Viswanathan has worked with the bioscience division of Austin Technology Incubator and several life science startups including university-spinoffs helping with strategy, marketing and business development. […]

Kate Pounders

Dr. Pounders is an Associate Professor at The University of Texas at Austin in the Stan Richards School of Advertising & PR. Her research examines consumer psychology in the domains of persuasion and consumer well-being. Specifically, herresearch focuses on how facets of motivation, such as identity, emotions, and the goal-striving process – interact to influence […]

Carmen Valdez

Carmen R. Valdez, Ph.D., is an associate professor, chief of the Division of Community Engagement and Health Equity and faculty director of Community-Driven Initiatives in the Department of Population Health. She is also an associate professor in The University of Texas at Austin Steve Hicks School of Social Work. Valdez is a community-based participatory researcher […]

Brad Love

His primary research interests include investigating the persuasive capabilities of mass media, particularly as applied to pro-social topics such as public health. This includes examining the social and psychological elements necessary for persuasion and the influence that digital media can have on the process. Love’s research has appeared in Journalism and Mass Communication Quarterly, the […]

Indranil Bardhan

Indranil Bardhan is Foster Parker Centennial Professor of Management in the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin. He is a Distinguished Fellow of the INFORMS Information Systems Society. His research focuses on healthcare analytics and informatics, and economic impacts of information technology, and involves close collaboration with the University of […]

Tracee Hall

Tracee Hall serves as the Director of Community Partnerships in the Department of Population Health at the University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School. Ms. Hall previously served as the Director of Public Health and Community Engagement in the Health Disparities Division. Prior to Dell Medical School, Ms. Hall served as executive director of […]

Eric Meyer

Eric T. Meyer is Dean and the Mary R. Boyvey Chair and Louis T. Yule Regents Professor at the School of Information at the University of Texas at Austin. His research looks at the changing nature of knowledge creation in science, medicine, social science, arts, and humanities as technology is embedded in everyday practices, as […]

Bill Tierney

William Tierney, M.D., is internationally recognized for his research in biomedical informatics, health services and clinical database epidemiology. He was the founding chair of Dell Medical School’s Department of Population Health, which is playing a leading role in the school’s mission to help make Austin a model healthy city. The Department of Population Health focuses […]