Author Profile

Thomas Lindsay | Director of the Center for Higher Education, Texas Public Policy Foundation

Current Position and Past Experience
Thomas Lindsay is currently the Director of the Texas Public Policy Foundation’s Center for Higher Education. Prior to this, Lindsay served as the President of Shimer College. He was also the Deputy Chairman and COO of the National Endowment for the Humanities in 2007, an organization he joined the previous year.

Lindsay has also served as the Provost, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Chief Academic Officer of the University of Dallas.

Education, Honors and Achievements
Lindsay earned his B.A., M.A and PhD in Political Science from the University of Chicago. In 2002, he earned a graduate certificate from the Institute for Educational Management at the Harvard University Graduate School of Education.

In 1997, Lindsay earned the Faculty Excellence Award. In 1999, Lindsay earned the Award for Outstanding Teaching in Political Science from the American Political Science Association.

You can find more of Lindsay’s articles on The Huffington Post.