About the VPR

About the interim Vice President for Research

Dr. Luis A. Vázquez

Interim Vice President for Research

Dr. Luis A. Vázquez is the interim Vice President for Research and a Regents Professor (Endowed Chair).  He is also the Associate VP for Research Integrity and prior to that served as the Associate Dean of the Graduate School and Chair of the Institutional Review Board at New Mexico State University.  Dr. Vázquez earned his Doctorate degree in Counseling Psychology from The University of Iowa, in 1990.  Before coming to New Mexico in 1995, Dr. Vázquez was an assistant professor in Rehabilitation Psychology and Substance Abuse and a senior staff psychologist for the University Counseling Center at The University of Iowa.