Office of Communications and Marketing

The mission of the Office of Communications and Marketing is to promote the Cockrell School of Engineering — its people, achievements and academic and research programs — and to elevate its brand across the state, nation and world. Responsibilities include developing and maintaining consistent brand and messaging standards; working with reporters and media outlets to increase visibility; assisting Texas Engineering faculty, staff and students with strategic planning and writing, design and digital storytelling; overseeing school websites and social media channels; and providing communications leadership to the Dean’s Office.

Logos and Visual Guidelines

The Cockrell School logos are part of the UT Austin identity system. There are guidelines and requirements that should be followed for the use of the logo and other visual elements. Visit our Visual Guidelines webpage to learn more and download our Brand Standards Manual. Please contact us if you have questions about the identity and usage.

Faculty Experts

Cockrell School of Engineering faculty members have a wide range of expertise in areas that build off of their engineering foundation. Many are available to speak to the media about various topics. Engineering faculty members are listed alphabetically in our Faculty Directory, where you can search by department and research area or other keywords. For more specific expertise, visit the UT Austin Experts Guide.

Texas Engineer Magazine

The annual magazine of the Cockrell School, Texas Engineer is published in the fall and features stories about our research, alumni, students, priorities and more. Visit to view the latest digital issue; to download a PDF version, visit To request a copy of Texas Engineer or other print pieces produced by the Office of Communications and Marketing, please contact us.

Social Media Channels

Follow and interact with the Cockrell School on social media:
Facebook | Instagram | Twitter | LinkedIn | YouTube

Communications and Marketing Team

Patrick Wiseman
Executive Director
Office: 512-232-8060

Adrienne Lee
Assistant Director and Managing Editor
Office: 512-471-7541

Johnny Holden
Writer and Media Relations Specialist
Office: 512-471-2129

Stephen Jannise
Development Communications Specialist
Office: 512-471-4482

Hannah Fenves
Senior Graphic Designer
Office: 512-471-7272

Becca Wunderlich
Social Media and Digital Content Coordinator
Office: 512-471-4021