Bauer Business Focus

Bauer Business Focus: John Lee

While a lack of jobs is one of the biggest problems weighing down the economy, the oil and gas sector is wrestling with the opposite problem — a lack of skilled workers. John Lee is helping to fill that gap. He's the first tenured faculty member at the University of Houston's petroleum engineering program. Lee joins Andrew Schneider on this week's "Bauer Business Focus."


John Lee is the Hugh Roy and Lillie Cranz Cullen Distinguished University Chair at the University of Houston’s Cullen College of Engineering.

John Lee and Andrew Schneider

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*This originally ran August 19, 2011.


Andrew Schneider

Andrew Schneider

Business Reporter

Andrew Schneider joined News 88.7 in January 2011. Since arriving in Houston, he has reported on the many changes wrought on the region’s economy by the revolution in domestic oil and gas production. His non-energy reporting runs the gamut from white-collar crime to cattle ranching. His work has aired on...

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