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1120 15th Street or 2500 Walton Way, Augusta, 30912, GA, US



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.



Experts (66)

Joe Tsien

Joe Tsien

Brain Discovery Institute Co-Director

Dr. Joe Tsien, a celebrated neuroscientist, is leading the Brain Decoding Project, a large-scale brain activity mapping effort.

Neurology Neuroscience Memory Genetics Brain Decoding Project Theory of Connectivity Cognitive Behavior

Christina Heckman

Christina Heckman

Associate Professor of English

Professor Heckman focuses on the works of J.R.R. Tolkien, history of English language and Anglo-Saxon and middle English literature.

Anglo-Saxon and Middle English Literature Works of J.R.R. Tolkien History of English Language

Jim Wilde

Jim Wilde

Professor of emergency medicine, pediatrics, infectious diseases

Professor Wilde focuses on influenza, pandemic, TB, pediatric infectious diseases; antibiotic resistance, MRSA and emergency medicine.

Tuberculosis Emergency Medicine Pediatric Infectious Diseases Pandemic Influenza Antibiotic Resistance Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus

Alexander Schwarzmann

Alexander Schwarzmann

Dean of the School of Computer and Cyber Sciences

Dean Schwarzmann is a nationally-recognized expert in cybersecurity of voting technology, computer science, and distributed systems.

Distributed Systems Computer Science Research and Education Cybersecurity of Voting Technology

Alicia  Vinyard

Alicia Vinyard

Breast surgical oncologist

Dr. Alicia Vinyard is an expert in breast cancer, cancer surgery and cancer survivorship.

Cancer Breast Cancer Cancer Survivorship Surgical Oncology

Gianluca De Leo

Gianluca De Leo

Associate Professor of Interdisciplinary Health Sciences

Dr. Gianluca De Leo is a leading expert on using technology, such as virtual reality and e-health, in public health and health care.

Telemedicine Augmented Reality Health Technology Biotechnology Public Health Virtual Reality E-Health Health Informatics

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)

Todd Powell-Williams

Todd Powell-Williams

Associate Professor of Sociology

Professor Powell-Williams is an expert in social movements, social control, religion, police science and symbolic interactionism.

Social Control Police Science Religion Symbolic Interactionism

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

Kim Davies

Kim Davies

Chair of Sociology, Criminal Justice, and Social Work

Dr. Kim Davies is a criminologist and sociologist specializing in the study of homicide and gender-based violence.

Murder Sociology Of Homicide Gender-Based Violence Social Equality Sociology

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