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Augusta University is Georgia's health sciences university and a national center for cyber security education. Home to the state’s only public academic medical center, Augusta’s world-class clinicians are bringing the medicine of tomorrow to patient care today. The university is comprised of nine colleges, including one of the nation's oldest medical schools, the Medical College of Georgia; the Hull College of Business; and the state's only dental school, the Dental College of Georgia.

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Mark Thompson

Mark Thompson

Associate Dean and Professor of Economics

Dr. Mark Thompson is an economist with highly accomplished work in business conditions, risk analysis, energy and the healthcare industry.

Economics Energy Healthcare Industry Risk Analysis

Scott  Thorp

Scott Thorp

Associate Vice President for Research / Chair, Depart of Art and Design

At Augusta University, Scott Thorp seeks to create a creative community around a nationally ranked art and design department.

User-Centered Design Concept Development Contemporary Art Digital Photography Creativity Research Design Thinking

Martha Tingen

Martha Tingen

Associate Director, Cancer Prevention, Control and Population Health

Tingen is a behavioral nurse scientist targeting the impact of COVID-19 on those who smoke or vape.

Coronavirus Pediatric Research in Prevention Community-Based Prevention Cancer Prevention and Control Tobacco Control Second-Hand Smoke Effects COVID-19

 Jose Vazquez

Jose Vazquez

Infectious Diseases

Dr. Jose Vazquez studies and treats infectious diseases, including COVID-19, antibiotic-resistant superbugs and fungal infections.

Coronavirus Translational Medicine in Infectious Diseases Drug-Resistant Infections (CREs, KPCs) Infectious Disease Clinical Trials Antimicrobials and Antifungals Infections associated with biofilms COVID-19

Rhonda Armstrong

Rhonda Armstrong

Professor of English

Professor Armstrong is an expert in Southern and Appalachian Literature, Death and Culture, and Perceptions of Rural America.

Perceptions of Rural America Appalachian Literature Southern Lite Death and Culture

Melissa Bemiller

Melissa Bemiller

Assistant Professor

Professor Bemiller's research focuses on violent victimization: homicide, sex crimes, and portrayals of violence in mass media.

Sex Crimes Child Abuse Homicide Violent Victimization Portrayals of Violence in Mass Media Murdering of Children

Teal Benevides

Teal Benevides

Associate Professor & Director of Faculty Development, Institute of Public and Preventive Health

Teal Benevides has a passion for addressing disparities among those on the autism spectrum, including racial and ethnic minorities.

Mental Health Research Autism Adults With Autism Services and Support Autism Research and Treatment Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Autism Services

James  Blair

James Blair

Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery

A leading expert in orthopaedic trauma and orthopaedic surgery.

Orthopaedic Trauma Orthopaedics

Candis Bond

Candis Bond

Director, Writing Center; Assistant Professor of English

Professor Bond is an expert in Writing Center Theory and Practice, Composition and Women's and Gender Studies.

Identity Construction Intersection of space and place (perceptions of women in public space)

Angela Bratton

Angela Bratton

Associate Professor of Anthropology

Dr. Angela Bratton researches gender and sexuality, immigration and refugees, folklore, food and culture, and cultural issues in Africa.

Gender and Sexuality Anthropology Food and Culture Immigrants and refugees Folklore Cultural Issues

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