Dr. Diana Natalicio

Dr. Diana Natalicio

President, University of Texas El Paso, Latinos and Society Program

Diana Natalicio has since 1988 been president of UT El Paso, where enrollment has grown from 15,000 to 24,000, the budget from $65 to $450 million, research expenditures from $6 to $90 million, and doctoral…

Diana Natalicio has since 1988 been president of UT El Paso, where enrollment has grown from 15,000 to 24,000, the budget from $65 to $450 million, research expenditures from $6 to $90 million, and doctoral programs from 1 to 21. She has served on numerous boards, including the Rockefeller Foundation and the National Science Board, and has been honored with the Carnegie Corporation’s Academic Leadership Award, the TIME 100 list and the Orden Mexicana del Aguila Azteca from the President of Mexico.