Dr. Anthony "Tony" Ambler has been named Dean of the University of Houston College of Technology. Dr. Ambler joins the University of Houston from the University of South Carolina. He currently serves as the Academic Director and Workforce for the Office of Economic Engagement and Professor in Electrical Engineering. Previously, he served as Dean of the College of Engineering and Computing at the University of South Carolina and Chairman of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin. His appointment will be reported to the University of Houston System Board of Regents at the August 24, 2017 meeting.