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Research administrator

Lynn Allen Gibson, American research administrator.


Gibson, Lynn Allen was born on June 13, 1955 in Corpus Christi, Texas, United States. Son of William Mack and Selma Lee (Harney) Gibson.


Bachelor in English, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1979. Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance, Southwest Texas State University, 1984.


Manager Lyndon B. Johnson Center, S.W. Texas State University, San Marcos, 1978-1980;administrative operations supervisor, United States Census Bureau, Mequite, Texas, 1980;congressional assistant, United States House Representatives, Washington, 1980-1983;director data services, Texas Attorney General, Austin, 1983-1985;director laser research, Baylor Research Institute, Dallas, 1985-1987;vice president research administration, Baylor Research Institute, Dallas, since 1987. Member committee International Information Access '87, Dallas, since 1986. Project manager Free Electron Laser, Dallas, 1985-1986.


  • Other Work

    • Executive editor: (journal) Baylor Proceedings, 1986.


People need not just to accept but also to grow in relationship with God. God's grace and love constantly prompts and seeks to transform us, and so we should continually seek and pray to grow in holiness and love.


The state should not use its authority to promote particular religious beliefs, nor should it require prayer or worship in the public schools. However, the state should leave students free to practice their own religious convictions.


Church decisions should be made as openly as possible, giving opportunities for all to contribute. It is important for all views to be heard and taken seriously, especially where Christians disagree.


Board directors Memorial Student Center Enrichment Foundation, College Station, Texas, 1981-1983, Technology Transfer Association, 1990-1991, president, 1991-1992. Board directors Dallas Wind Symphony. Member Opportunity Dallas Leadership Program, 1988.

Member professional development committee Hat Council University Research Administration, since 1991. Member Data processing Management Association, national Health Lawyers Association, Texas Technology transfers Association (president since 1991), National Council of University Research Administrators (professional development committee since 1991).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, racquetball.


Married Julia D. Allen.

William Mack Gibson

Selma Lee (Harney) Gibson

Julia D. Allen.