Tower Center Staff & Experts

Senior Fellows

Senior Fellows

NamePositionOffice & PhoneEmail
Sabri AtesAssociate Professor of History, SMUDallas Hall Room 65
(214) 768-2968
Eric G. BingProfessor of Global Health, SMUHeroy Hall 421
(214) 768-2933
Katherine BlissSenior Fellow
Caroline BrettellDistinguished Professor of Anthropology, SMU451 Heroy Hall
(214) 768-4254
Frederick ChangChair of the Department of Computer Science, Executive Director of the Darwin Deason Institute for Cyber Security, & Bobby B. Lyle Centennial Distinguished Endowed Chair in Cyber Security, SMU
(214) 768-3189
Harold ClarkeAshbel Smith Professor of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences, University of Texas at Dallas
(972) 883-4891
Kathleen CooperSenior Fellow, SMU Tower Center
Lee CullumJournalist, Host on KERA
(214) 521-3667
Dennis S. IppolitoEugene McElvaney Professor of Political Science, SMU
Carr Collins 221
(214) 768-3198
Miryam HazanConsultant, Inter-American Development Bank
Jeffrey EngelAssociate Professor of History & Director of the Center for Presidential History, SMU Dallas Hall 318
(214) 768-3973
Victoria  Farrar-MyersSenior Fellow & Director of the Tower Scholars Program
Neil FoleyThe Robert H. and Nancy Dedman Chair in History, Co-director of the Clements Center for Southwest Studies, SMU
Dallas Hall 302
(214) 768-3753
Robert Jordanformer Ambassador to Saudi Arabia & Diplomat-in-Residence, Tower Center, SMUCarr Collins
Lai Yee LeongSenior Fellow, John G. Tower Center for Political StudiesDallas Hall 58E
Craig McKinleyPresident and CEO, National Defense Industrial Association
Michael K. McLendonFormer Dean of the School of Education, Fred and Edith Hale Endowed Professor of Higher Education Policy and Leadership, Baylor University

Patrick MordenteDirector, George W. Bush Library and Museum
Diana NewtonSenior Fellow at the Tower Center, Lecturer in Public Policy and International Affairs, SMU
316 Carr Collins
(214) 768-4087
Joseph NortonJames L. Walsh Distinguished Faculty Fellow and Professor in Financial Institutions Law, SMU

(214) 768-2777
Lynne  NovackSenior Fellow, Tower Center, SMUCarr Collins
(214) 252-9979
Daniel OrlovskyProfessor & George A. Bouhe Research Fellow in Russian Studies, SMU
(214) 768-3746
Pia M. OrreniusVice President and Senior Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
(214) 922-5747
Thomas OsangAssociate Professor of Economics, SMUUmphrey Lee 301K
(214) 768-4398
Harold StanleyVice President for Executive Affairs & Geurin-Pettus Distinguished Chair in American Politics and Political Economy, SMU
(214) 768-4320
Hiroki TakeuchiAssociate Professor of Political Science, and Director of the Sun & Star Program on Japan and East Asia, SMU
(214) 768-2521
Patrick WalshAdmiral USN (Ret.), former Commander of the Pacific Fleet203 Carr Collins
(214) 768-3912
Matthew WilsonAssociate Professor of Political Science, SMU
(214) 768-4054