Pilar Goyarzu, Ph.D.
Program Manager, Student Involvement and Leadership
Dr. Goyarzu has served as the program manager in the Office of Student Involvement and Leadership since November 2020, and has previously served as the Program Coordinator for the Student Conference for Research and Creative Arts for 17 years at UHCL. In her role as program manager, she works to align unit and division goals by developing a comprehensive co-curricular research conference designed to demonstrate connections between coursework and out of the classroom experiences, develops and coordinates programs that connect knowledge gained in academic courses with student involvement programs, and provides general program support for the team.
Dr. Goyarzu attended the University of Houston-Clear Lake where she obtained both her B.S. and M.A. in Behavioral Science before going on to earn her Doctoral Degree in Psychology from Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico.