Academic Advisory Network

The AAN brings together a diverse group of energy-based subject matter experts across different academic institutions in the United States to advise and guide TEPRI’s concept development for addressing energy equity gaps in Texas. 

If you are interested in participating in the AAN, please reach out to Bobuchi Ken-Opurum at 



Dr. Irfan Khan

Clean and Resilient Energy Systems Lab (CARES) – Texas A &M Galveston

Dr. Carey W. King

Energy Institute – The University of Texas at Austin

Dr. Severin Borenstein

University of California – Berkeley (Berkeley Haas)

Dr. Bradley Ewing

Rawls College of Business – Texas Tech University 

Dr. Kenneth B. Medlock III

Baker Institute and Center for Energy Studies – Rice University 

Dr. Sergio Castellanos

University of Texas – Austin

Dr. Ramanan Krishnamoorti

University of Houston

Dr. Javad Mohammadi

The University of Texas – Austin

Dr. Ann Bluntzer

Texas Christian University

Dr. Diana Hernandez

Columbia University 

Dr. Erick C. Jones Jr

The University of Texas – Arlington