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Chair and Professor, Department of Human Development and Family Studies
Dr. Bonomi’s research focuses on the health impacts, contexts for, and dynamics of intimate partner violence and sexual violence
Domestic Violence Partner Violence Intimacy Dynamics Sexual Violence
Associate Professor of Department of Human Development and Family Studies
Measurement and Assessment of Early Childhood Language and Literacy.
Language Assessments Developmental and Learning Challenges Preschool literacy Childhood Developmental Disabilities
Professor of Law
Expert in K-12 educational policy and law
Educational Policy and Law School Desegregation K-12 Students’ Free Speech Rights Right to Education and Civic Role of Public Schools School Districts in Fiscal Crisis and Governance
Professor of Economics
An expert in transportation economics and the economics of regulation.
Coronavirus Economics of Regulation Infrastructure Pricing and Investment Railroads Navigation Trucking Transportation Accessibility Airlines Automobiles Antitrust Regulation Freight Transportation COVID-19
Professor of History
Expert in Early Modern History, with focus on European Empires and Roman Catholicism.
Colonialism Portuguese Empire European Empires Missionaries Portugal Roman Catholicism Southern Europe Counter-Reformation
Professor of Sociology
An expert in substance abuse, drinking among youth, mental health and stress, race and ethnicity, and family studies.
Mental Health Racial Inequality Health & Disease Families Race Culture and Ethnicity Ethnic Inequaliy
Professor of Psycology
An expert in sexual assault research and violence against women.
Trauma and Violence Violence Against Women Sexual Abuse Survivors Sexual Assault and Sexual Violence Violence against Children
Director of the Intellectual Property, Information and Communications Law Program
An expert in communications law and former attorney-adviser for the Federal Communications Commission
Criminal Law Intellectual Property Communications Law
Brendan Cantwell's research interests include the study of higher education organization, governance, & finance in the US & internationally.
Educational Administration Higher Education Comparative Education
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.
Counterterrorism Policing Homicide Investigations Law Enforcement Criminal Justice Law Enforcement Intelligence
Industry Experience (2)