Hollywood Star Matthew McConaughey To Teach Full-Time At University of Texas
Oscar winning actor Matthew McConaughey has joined the University of Texas as a professor.
Matthew McConaughey graduated from the University of Texas in 1993, and will now be returning as a "professor of practice" at the Moody College of Communication as faculty in the Department of Radio-Television-Film.
"We are proud to welcome Professor McConaughey to officially join our world-class faculty," said Moody College Dean Jay Bernhardt. "Matthew cares deeply for our school and our students, and we are thrilled that he shares his time and talent to help prepare the next generation of media leaders and innovators."
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McConaughey is not the only entertainer who has moved into teaching and academia. He has got good company from fellow famous peers such as Angelina Jolie, Oprah Winfrey, Tyra Banks and Alex Baldwin who all impart their industry knowledge at various establishments.