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.
Director, Augusta University Cyber Institute
Joanne Sexton is the director of the Augusta University Cyber Institute and a recognized expert on information technology and security.
Cybersecurity Cyber Education Information Technology Information Security Computer Science
Chair of Department of Political Science
Dr. Gregg Murray's research focuses on political behavior and psychology with specific interests in voter mobilization and turnout.
Politics Political Behavior and Research Voter Mobilization Terrorism Social Science Research Leadership
Charles W. Linder Endowed Chair in Pediatrics
Dr. Martha Tingen is a behavioral nurse scientist targeting prevention of tobacco use in children.
Cancer Prevention and Control Tobacco Control Pediatric Research in Prevention Second-Hand Smoke Effects Community-Based Prevention
Dr. Jose Vazquez studies and treats infectious diseases, including antibiotic-resistant superbugs and fungal infections.
Translational Medicine in Infectious Diseases Drug-Resistant Infections (CREs KPCs) Infectious Disease Clinical Trials Antimicrobials and Antifungals Infections associated with biofilms
Professor of Economics & Associate Dean, Hull College of Business
Dr. Mark Thompson is an economist with highly accomplished work in business conditions, risk analysis, energy and the healthcare industry.
Risk Analysis Energy Healthcare Industry Economics
Associate Professor of Finance
Dr. Simon Medcalfe is a highly-regarded finance expert and the Cree Walker Chair in the Hull College of Business.
Sports Economics Economics of Religion Entrepreneurial Finance
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
Pediatric Psychiatrist / Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Dr. Dale Peeples treats children with mental illnesses and is an expert in juvenile corrections and the impact of media on young patients.
Juvenile Corrections Psychiatry Telepsychiatry Pediatric Psychiatry Juvenile Delinquency Medical Education Foster Care and Adoptions
Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Dr. Nagy Youssef is a leading expert in PTSD and suicide prevention and treats civilians, active duty military and veterans.
Suicide Prevention Treatment-Resistant Mood Disorders Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Psychiatry
Co-Leader, Genito-Urinary Oncology Program
Dr. Parikh is a medical oncologist specializing in kidney cancer, prostate cancer, bladder cancer and melanoma.
Oncology Bone Cancer Bladder Cancer Kidney Cancer Melanoma Prostate Cancer Testicular Cancer Soft Tissue Sarcoma Cancer
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