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Andy  Hogue - Baylor University . Waco, TX, US

Andy Hogue

Associate Dean for Engaged Learning | Baylor University


Facilitates students and faculty programs in undergraduate research, civic engagement, global involvement, internships and major fellowship.






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Dr. Andy Hogue serves as Associate Dean in the College of Arts & Sciences and directs the Office of Engaged Learning, which facilitates for students and faculty programs in undergraduate research, civic engagement, global involvement, internships, and major fellowships and awards. Andy teaches courses on a range of public affairs, including philanthropy and civil society, social innovation, and politics, and has served three times as director of the Baylor in Maastricht program and visiting faculty at Maastricht University. His courses on philanthropy have raised over $1.5 million and awarded those funds to nonprofit organizations locally and around the world. His greatest professional joy is helping students discover ways to orient their ambitions, maximize their learning, and work with others to promote human flourishing.

Andy's scholarship focuses on how we achieve the public good. He is author of Navigating the Future: Traditioned Innovation for Wilder Seas (with L. Gregory Jones) and Stumping God: Reagan, Carter, and the Invention of a Political Faith, and he will soon finish two others titled Modest Proposals for a Better Public Life and Teaching Philanthropy (with Ronald Pitcock). From 2018-2020, Andy served as Senior Project Associate on the Traditioned Innovation Project at Duke University.

Areas of Expertise (7)


Community Service Learning

Grant Writing and Management

Philanthropy and Non-Profits

Grant Funding

Community Service

Civics Education

Media Appearances (6)

Andy Hogue

Baylor Connections  online


AUDIO: Baylor students have set an incredible standard this year in the number of prestigious scholarships and fellowships received—Fulbright, Goldwater, Churchill and more. In this Baylor Connections, Andy Hogue, Ph.D., who serves as associate dean of engaged learning in the College of Arts & Sciences and directs Baylor’s Office of Engaged Learning, highlights the meaning and impact of these honors and examines the reasons these numbers continue to grow.

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Baylor social innovation labs take aim at complex problems

Waco Tribune-Herald  print


Feature on Baylor’s Social Innovation Collaborative, which brings together multidisciplinary teams of faculty, staff and students to examine complex “wicked” problems, such as health care crises in India, hunger on college campuses and child migration across Central America.

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Social Innovation in 3-D

Stanford Social Innovation Review  online


Andy Hogue, Ph.D., senior lecturer in the Honors College and director of Baylor’s Social Innovation Collaborative and the Philanthropy & Public Service Program, penned this column on the theory behind social innovation. This fall, Baylor will launch five new social innovation labs, a diverse array of transdisciplinary projects that aim to discover and develop new ways of promoting hope and human flourishing.

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Philanthropy Lab Awards $50,000 to Area Organizations

KWBU-FM (Waco/NPR)  radio


The fall 2015 class of the Philanthropy Lab at Baylor presented $50,335 in grants to seven local nonprofit organizations last week, with the largest grant awarded to The Cove, a new, but not yet operational nonprofit with a mission is to help displaced and homeless Waco ISD teens. "It's in the earliest stage of development for anything that we, our students have funded up to at this point. That's a real tribute to the vision they cast and the compelling work that they're doing,” said Andy Hogue, Ph.D., director of Baylor’s Philanthropy and Public Service Program and honors program lecturer in the Honors College.

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Five Areas for Givers to ‘Look Within and Without’ When Choosing Charities, Causes to Support

Baylor Media Communications  online


During the Christmas holidays, Americans exchange gifts, bake holiday treats and volunteer time. It also is the season when Americans give more financially to the 1.5 million charitable organizations registered in the United States. Charitable giving is heavily concentrated in December for many reasons: the holiday spirit of generosity, the allure of charitable deductions before impending tax deadlines, or perhaps most often, because December is when many charitable organizations do their asking.

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Resolving to Be More Generous in the New Year - Baylor Philanthropy Expert Offers Four Ways to Develop Spirit of Generosity in 2015

Baylor Media Communications  online


Many Americans already have enough “stuff,” and the gift-giving season sometimes adds to that collection of things we really don’t need. Instead of always receiving, how can we resolve to be more generous in the New Year? Andy Hogue, Ph.D., offers four ways individuals and families can develop a spirit of generosity in the New Year.

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