Michigan State University

Michigan State University Michigan State University

Michigan State University, East Lansing, 48824-1046, MI, US



Michigan State University has been working to advance the common good in uncommon ways for more than 150 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU focuses its vast resources on creating solutions to some of the world’s most pressing challenges, while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.



Experts (359)

Eric Benbow

Eric Benbow

Entomologist and Osteopathic Medical Specialist

Expert in forensic entomology—bugs on dead bodies

Aquatic Entomology Disease Ecology Insect-Microbe Interactions Decomposition Ecology and Forensics Molecular Biology Environmental Sciences

Jim  Pivarnik

Jim Pivarnik

Professor of Kinesiology and Epidemiology

Expert on physical fitness, special interest in fitness related to women and pregnancy

Computer applications Exercise and sport physiology Physiological testing

Rich Lenski

Rich Lenski

Distinguished Professor of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics

“The Man Who Bottled Evolution”

Experimental Evolution Bacteria Digital Organisms Dynamics of Evolution Microbiology

William Lovis

William Lovis

Professor of Anthropology; curator

An expert in archeology and anthropology research.

Holocene Environments Anthropology Archaeology Human economic adaptation

William  Hart-Davidson

William Hart-Davidson

Assistant Professor, co-director of Writing in Digital Envrionments (WIDE) Research Center

An expert in digital learning and writing environments, including the classroom, workplace, and social networking.

Writing Environments Composition Rhetoric Digital Learning

Peter Alegi

Peter Alegi

Professor of African History, Director of Director of Digital History Projects at Matrix

Professor Peter Alegi's research focuses on the relationship between popular culture and politics, especially football.

Popular Culture Politics African History Spectatorship Global Football Digital Scholarship Social Change Qualitative Research Sports

David  Carter

David Carter

Professor of Criminal Justice

David L. Carter is a professor in the School of Criminal Justice and Director of the Intelligence Program at Michigan State University.

Policing Homicide Investigations Law Enforcement Criminal Justice

Robin Buell

Robin Buell

Michigan State University Foundation Professor of Plant Biology

Expert in plant genomics, specifically the mint family and potato genomes, and genetically engineered crops

Computational Biology Comparative Genomics Bioinformatics

Charles Ballard

Charles Ballard

Professor of Economics

Charles Ballard is a professor of Economics at Michigan State University.

Trade Finance Public Policy Analysis Trade Reform National Economies Wealth Distibution Public Finance Economic Analysis Voting Behavior

Jeff Grabill

Jeff Grabill

Associate Provost for Teaching, Learning, and Technology

Expert on pedagogy in the digital age

Professional and Technical Writing Community Literacy Informal Learning Rhetorical Theory

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