Collaborating Researchers

CARE Co-directors

Tammy Leonard, PhD

Associate Professor of Economics

University of Dallas

Sandi Pruitt, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Clinical Sciences

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center


Contributing Faculty

David Andrews, University of Dallas

Amy Hughes, UT Southwestern Medical Center

Simon J. Craddock Lee, UT Southwestern Medical Center

Oanh Nguyen, UT Southwestern Medical Center

Carla Pezzia, University of Dallas

Stephanie Swales, University of Dallas

Lei Zhang. North Dakota Sate University


Contributing Senior Researcher Staff

Robin Higashi, UT Southwestern Medical Center

Lisa Quirk, UT Southwestern Medical Center

Juan Mijares, UT Southwestern Medical Center


2018 Galbraith Lecture Explores 'Dante and Liturgical Time'

As we age, most of us ask ourselves, where has the time gone? Borrowing text from UD's Core curriculum, this spring semester's Galbraith Lecture will explore the difference between our own perception of time, and how the philosopher-poet Dante Alighieri viewed mankind's immortal clock, steeped in Scripture and in life.

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UD Presents: 'Dwelling: Paintings by Peter Ligon and Layla Luna'

The Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery is pleased to announce an upcoming exhibition featuring two Dallas/Fort Worth area artists, Peter Ligon and Layla Luna, who articulate the architectural styling of dwelling spaces in their paintings. Both artists will give presentations at an opening reception on Friday, March 23, at 5:30 p.m. in the Haggar Art History Auditorium located in the Haggerty Art Village on the University of Dallas’ Irving campus.

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Politics Major Empowers Youth, Shares Story Through Theater

Although she herself is not able to vote, Liz Magallanes, BA '18, works to make voting possible for other people. She first got involved with the organization Mi Familia Vota in 2014 and has been contributing to their endeavors ever since, including working with high school students in Dallas ISD. Additionally, she recently had a role in the play "Deferred Action."

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