Chief Research and Innovation Officer (CRIO)

Chief Research and Innovation Officer
Louisiana Tech University
mobile: 318.512.7264

NorrisAs Chief Research and Innovation Officer (CRIO) I am charged with providing leadership and vision for the overall operation and development of both classified and unclassified research activities, innovation, entrepreneurship, technology transfer, and economic development at the university. I plan, oversee, and support efforts of the Innovation Enterprise and Research Enterprise staff, centers, and programs ensuring quality performance and growth of each enterprise and synergistic integration across programs and personnel.

I am always seeking and exploring opportunities for new research and innovation projects, new collaborations, new partnerships, and new opportunities. Please feel free to contact me to discuss how our research and innovation is changing the world or how you could partner with Louisiana Tech to do more.