Michael Pace

Executive Assistant Professor


Michael Pace currently serves Texas A&M University as Executive Assistant 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/affiliate roles with the Texas A&M Energy Institute.

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


Title Year Type

A Correlational Study on Project Management Methodology and Project Success.

Journal of Engineering, Project, and Production Management

2019 Article