Hofstra University

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Hofstra University is a nationally ranked and recognized private university of 11,000 students just 30 minutes from New York City that is the only school to ever host three consecutive presidential debates (2008, 2012 and 2016). Our faculty are Fulbright Scholars, Emmy Award winners, successful entrepreneurs, groundbreaking scientists, pioneering educators, best-selling authors and C-suite business executives. They are contributing to significant advances in bio-medical engineering, researching new ways to bring technology into the classroom, leading disaster response and conflict resolution efforts across the globe and inspiring students to use their talents to serve the community. Hofstra offers more than 160 undergraduate program options and 165 graduate program options in the liberal arts and sciences, education, health professions and human services, the Peter S. Kalikow School of Government, Public Policy and International Affairs, the Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science, the Frank G. Zarb School of Business, the Lawrence Herbert School of Communication, the Maurice A. Deane School of Law, the Hofstra Northwell School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies, and the Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine.

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Margaret Abraham

Margaret Abraham

Professor of Sociology

Margaret Abraham's research specializes in domestic violence, gender studies, and the South Asian Diaspora.

Sociology Gender Ethnicity Globalization Migration Domestic Violence

Kara Alaimo

Kara Alaimo

Assistant Professor of Journalism, Media Studies, and Public Relations

Kara Alaimo, PhD is a global public relations consultant, trainer, professor, and author.

Risk Management Global Public Relations Cross-Cultural Communication Media Theory Crisis Communication Advocacy PR Public Relations Political Communication Political Science

Herman Berliner

Herman Berliner

Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs; Professor of Economics

Dr. Berliner is focused on increasing and promoting global business programs, student entrepreneurship, and other experiential learning.

Economics Economics and Public Policy Finance Financial Policy Economics of Higher Education International Business Education

Jase Bernhardt

Jase Bernhardt

Assistant Professor

Dr. Bernhardt has had a lifelong passion for studying weather and climate. His current research focuses hurricane preparedness.

Virtual Reality to Promote Evacuation Meteorology Environmental History Climate Weather Climate Change Climatology Hurricanes

Meena Bose

Meena Bose

Professor of Political Science

MEENA BOSE is Executive Dean of Hofstra University’s Peter S. Kalikow School of Government, Public Policy and International Affairs

Presidential Elections Presidential Campaigns Presidential Politics Presidential History

Robert Brinkmann

Robert Brinkmann

Professor of Geology, Environment, and Sustainability

Professor Brinkmann's research background is in geology, geography, and environmental science and policy

Climate Change Environmental Science Sinkholes Sustainability Karst and caves

Russell Burke

Russell Burke

Professor of Biology

Dr. Burke's current research involves diamondback terrapins at Jamaica Bay, wood turtles in northern NJ and the coyote invasion of LI

Urban Ecosystems Urban Environments Suburban Spaces and Development Ecology Evolution Conservation Biology Herpetology

Craig Burnett

Craig Burnett

Assistant Professor of Political Science

Professor Burnett's research focuses on state and local government, urban politics, political behavior, and electoral institutions

“Electoral Systems” Research Direct Democracy Political behavior Urban Politics American Politics Ranked Choice Voting (Instant Runoff Voting) Nassau and Suffolk County and New York State Politics

Julie Byrne

Julie Byrne

Associate Professor of Religion

The Monsignor Thomas J. Hartman Chair in Catholic Studies at Hofstra University

Religion and Popular Culture Religion and Sports Pope Francis Independent Catholics Roman Catholics Religion and Race Religion, gender and sexuality Religion and Politics Religion and Today's Headlines

Gregory DeFreitas

Gregory DeFreitas

Professor of Economics

Director of the Labor Studies Degree Program at Hofstra

Labor Economics Research Methods Urban Economics Microeconomics African Economic Development Research Methods Economics of Immigration Earnings Inequality Youth Unemployment Economics of Small Business Labor Unions African Labor Issues New York City Economy

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