Maxwell or "Max" McClure is a Student Research Assistant under two separate HRI affiliates: Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi's Dr. Jennifer Brown and HRI's Dr. Katya Wowk. For the former, Max provides transcripts of oral interviews and conducts research that is used in Dr. Brown's new podcast: The Gulf. As for the latter, Max is working under a grant to study the economic impact of COVID-19 on local businesses in the Coastal Bend.
Prior to working for HRI in 2020, Max was a Customer Service Associate and Cashier at The Home Depot in Abilene, Texas for two years. He is also currently a Student Athlete Tutor at TAMUCC, where he studies History. Max moved to Corpus Christi in 2019 after receiving his Associate of Arts in General Studies and plans to attend graduate school within the A&M system. In his spare time, Max enjoys writing stories, traveling, and riding his wife's horse.
Max is a proud member of HRI and hopes to continue researching here for years to come.