Andrea Tirres

Andrea L Tirres
Staff, Research and Sponsored Projects (Office of)
Associate Director, Office of Research and Sponsored Projects
Deputy Director, Computing Alliance of Hispanic-Serving Institutions (CAHSI)

Andrea Tirres supports the Office of Research and Sponsored Projects (ORSP) and the Computing Alliance of Hispanic-Serving Institutions (CAHSI). Her efforts in ORSP center on creating a framework through which research teams, communities of practice, and individuals are provided with strategic opportunities, tools, and knowledge to advance interdisciplinary research and activities. As Deputy Director of CAHSI, an NSF INCLUDES national alliance, she focuses on training leadership within each geographic region, building strategic relationships with industry and nonprofit stakeholders at a national level, and managing the CAHSI Student Scholar Leadership Program. She is co-advocate of the Interdisciplinary Research and Education Community of Practice and also serves on the President's Advisory Committee on Campus Sustainability. Tirres has contributed to a variety of projects during her career, including shared water resources in the context of individual, community and government management, affordable lending products within the financial services sector, and community development. She holds an M.P.Aff. from the University of Texas at Austin and a B.A. from Stanford University.


  1. Interdisciplinary
  2. Transdisciplinary
  3. Translational
  4. Community of practice
  5. Inclusion
  6. Hispanic-Serving Institutions