Faculty Affairs and Initiatives

Dwain Thiele, M.D.

Vice Provost and Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Initiatives, and Professor, Department of Internal Medicine

Dwain Thiele, M.D.

Holder of the Jan and Henri Bromberg Chair in Internal Medicine

Dwain L. Thiele, M.D., FAASLD, is Vice Provost and Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Initiatives, working to expand opportunities for the growth and development of the faculty and for sustaining and further developing the Medical School.

A Professor of Internal Medicine, Dr. Thiele joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 1983 and has served as Vice Chair for Financial Affairs and as Interim Chair of the Department of Internal Medicine. He also previously served as Chief of Hepatology and as Interim Chief of the Division of Digestive and Liver Diseases.

He received his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston and completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Duke University School of Medicine, followed by fellowship training in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at UT Southwestern. His research has focused on delineating mechanisms of cytotoxic lymphocyte activation, differentiation, and effector function.

Faculty Development

Julio Perez-Fontan, M.D.

Julio Perez-Fontan, M.D.

  • Associate Dean, Clinical Faculty Development
Byron Cryer, M.D.

Byron Cryer, M.D.

  • Associate Dean, Faculty Development

Faculty Diversity

Quinn Capers, M.D.

Quinn Capers, M.D.

  • Associate Dean, Faculty Diversity
Helen Yin, Ph.D.

Helen Yin, Ph.D.

  • Associate Dean, Office of Women’s Careers

Faculty Wellness

Susan Matulevicius, M.D.

Susan Matulevicius, M.D.

  • Assistant Dean, Faculty Wellness

Clinical Sciences

Steven Bloom, M.D.

Steven Bloom, M.D.

  • Associate Dean, Clinical Sciences

Facilities & Resource Planning

Mark Lehrman, Ph.D.

Mark Lehrman, Ph.D.

  • Assistant Dean, Academic Facilities and Resource Planning