Michael Pace

Executive Professor


Michael Pace currently serves Texas A&M University as Executive Professor within Mays Department of Management.  As a practitioner, Dr. Pace has held various positions related to project, program and portfolio management across a broad variety of organizations and industries.  Dr. Pace received his doctorate from Capella University in Business Management with a specialization in Project Management, Masters from Sam Houston State in Forensic Science, and Bachelors from Baylor University in Forensic Science.  In addition to his Mays appointment, he serves in adjunct roles with Texas A&M Corpus Christi, Texas A&M Energy Institute, and Texas A&M Engineering.

Dr. Pace’s research is focused on project management methodologies, especially the customization of a method to fit the project need.  He teaches courses in project management, strategic management, and organizational behavior.

Research Interests

Project Management Methodologies, Complex Adaptive Systems, Project Success