Office of the President
Dr. Richard C. Benson is the fifth president of The University of Texas at Dallas. With purpose and passion, he is leading UT Dallas in its pursuit of Tier One status as an innovative research university positioned to make a difference around the globe.

President Benson is committed to growing student enrollment, expanding the research portfolio, strengthening ties across Dallas-Fort Worth and the state, enhancing campus infrastructure, and hiring dynamic faculty and staff members.

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