The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

The Center of Excellence in STEM Education

C-STEM Directory

Meet the key personnel and support staff who help make the Center of Excellence possible. They are involved in the development of educational programs associated with the center, the oversight of budget allocations and expenditures for the activities, the transfer and promulgation of research and development results, and the implementation of results in the various programs.

Dr. Cristina Villalobos

Dr. Cristina Villalobos
Professor, Mathematics
Director, Center of Excellence in STEM Education
EMAGC 3.202C

cristina.villalobos@utrgv.edu
(956) 665-2123

Dr. Miguel A. Gonzalez

Dr. Miguel A. Gonzalez
Professor, College of Engineering and Computer Science
Assistant Director, Center of Excellence in STEM Education
EENGR 1.294

Email: miguel.gonzalez@utrgv.edu
(956) 665-2673

Dr. Robert Freeman

Dr. Robert Freeman
Chair & Professor,Mechanical Engineering
Activity 1 Director, Center of Excellence in STEM Education
EENGR 3.222

Email: robert.freeman@utrgv.edu
(956) 665-2381

Dr. Arturo Fuentes

Dr. Arturo Fuentes
Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Activity 2 Director, Center of Excellence in STEM Education
EENGR 3.222

Email: arturo.fuentes@utrgv.edu
(956) 665-7099

Dr. Stephen Crown

Dr. Stephen Crown
Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Activity 3 Director, Center of Excellence in STEM Education
EENGR 3.234

Email: stephen.crown@utrgv.edu
(956) 665-5015