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Tim Hausman, Consulting Partner, Academic Advancement Partners

Tim Hausman, J.D., Ph.D.

Senior Director, Corporate & Foundation Relations

University of Texas at El Paso

Tim Hausman has more than two decades of educational major gift experience, with particular expertise in fundraising from the corporate sector. He currently serves as Senior Director, Corporate and Foundation Relations at the University of Texas at El Paso where he is playing a lead planning role for UTEP’s Business Engagement Center initiative – a key component of UTEP’s 2030 Strategic Plan.


He also serves on the board of directors for NACRO, the Network of Academic Corporate Relations Officers, and is co-chair of the NACRO benchmarking committee which is developing evidence-based metrics to assist universities in better understanding how to engage the corporate sector. He was a keynote speaker on this subject at NACRO’s 2021 annual conference.


From 2001 to 2021, Tim worked at the University of Missouri in major gift and senior management roles across several academic units including the School of Medicine and the Colleges of Engineering, Business, and Arts & Science. His tenure at MU included two comprehensive campaigns, both raising more than $1 billion.


Prior to his career at MU, Tim served eight years as Assistant Attorney General in the Governmental Affairs Division of the Missouri Attorney General’s Office. He also served as a judicial clerk in the Supreme Court of Missouri following the completion of his J.D. from MU in 1992. He later earned a Ph.D. in higher education administration in 2016 from MU and served as an adjunct professor in the College of Education teaching a graduate-level course, Introduction to Postsecondary Law. Tim earned a B.S. in business administration from the University of Texas at Dallas.

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