The University of Texas at Tyler is pleased to announce the inauguration of Dr. Michael V. Tidwell as the fourth president of the university. Dr. Tidwell's official installation will be observed with a week of events Sept. 12 - 17.
Dr. Tidwell began his new role as president of The University of Texas at Tyler on Jan. 1, 2017, and leads one of the fastest growing universities in the University of Texas System.
Dr. Tidwell has served in the field of higher education for 16 years as an administrator and professor at universities around the nation and abroad. Prior to accepting the presidency of The University of Texas at Tyler, Dr. Tidwell was dean of the Eastern Michigan University College of Business. Read More