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Welcome Dr. M. Duane Nellis

Dr. M. Duane Nellis Dr. Nellis addresses the TTU System Board of Regents, along with System Chancellor Kent Hance.
Dr. M. Duane Nellis Dr. Nellis with SGA President Alex Alston and VP for Graduate Affairs Terrance Rodrigues.
Dr. M. Duane Nellis Dr. Nellis and his wife, Ruthie, speak with a community member.
Dr. M. Duane Nellis Dr. Nellis answers questions from the TTU System Board of Regents.
Dr. M. Duane Nellis Chancellor Hance, Regent Anders and Dr. Nellis all give a Guns Up.
Dr. M. Duane Nellis Kay and Don Cash and Dr. Duane and Ruthie Nellis
Dr. M. Duane Nellis Dr. Nellis meets with faculty members while visiting campus.
Dr. M. Duane Nellis Dr. Nellis speaks on strategic initiatives at Texas Tech and his plans for the future.
Dr. M. Duane Nellis Dr. Nellis visits with members of the football strength and conditioning staff.
Dr. M. Duane Nellis Dr. Nellis enjoys Texas Tech's women's basketball game during the NCAA tournament.
Dr. M. Duane Nellis Dr. Nellis hangs out with some future Red Raiders.
Dr. M. Duane Nellis Dr. Nellis answers faculty questions during a question and answer session.
Dr. M. Duane Nellis Vision & Tradition Billion Dollar Campaign Gala
Dr. M. Duane Nellis Dr. Nellis addresses the community for the first time since being announced as president.

M. Duane Nellis, Ph.D., has been named the 16th president of Texas Tech University.

Dr. Nellis supports the Texas Tech strategic initiatives and said that he will work to grow Texas Tech's reputation as a premier national research university. He said that with the investments Texas Tech has made within the last several years, it is primed to become one of the foremost research universities in Texas.

Receiving his Bachelor of Science in earth science/geography from Montana State University, and both his Master of Science and Ph.D. of geography from Oregon State University, Dr. Nellis' research focuses in remote sensing and land and water resource assessment.

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Get to Know
Dr. Nellis

Dr. Nellis has a track record of great work, and most recently served as president of University of Idaho. He began his presidence June 15. Read more.

Introduction
Event

Watch highlights from Dr. Nellis' visit to campus and introduction to the university faculty, staff and students here.

Press
Conference

Watch Dr. Nellis' introductory press conference in full, in which Chancellor Hance and Regent Larry Anders welcome him to campus here.