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An expert on urban residential segregation, fair housing issues and neighborhood racial/socioeconomic inequality.
Socioeconomic Inequality Racial Inequality Urban Affairs Ferguson Racial Protests
Associate Professor of Criminal Justice
Dr. DeJong can discuss gender, sexuality and crime; violence against women; sexual assault; genocide; and other criminal justice issues.
Gender, Sexuality, and Justice Genocide Sexual Assault and Sexual Violence Hate Crimes Violence Against Women Homocide Studies
Director, Curator, and Professor
Expert on: Museum Studies, Folklore, Folk Art, Intangible Cultural Heritage, Cultural Policy, International Cultural Engagement
Cultural Heritage Practice International Engagement Cultural Policy Folklore and Folklife Museum Studies Intangible Cultural Heritage American Studies
University Distinguished Professor of Sociology and Environmental Science and Policy (ESPP)
Expert in climate change, human driving forces of environmental change, environmental values, environmental decision making
Ecology Environmental Policy Human driving forces of environmental change Climate Change
Professor of Astronomy
Megan Donahue is an expert on AGN feedback in clusters and circumgalactic gas and is now president of the American Astronomical Society.
Galaxy Formation Galaxies Stars
Chair, Department of Psychology
An expert in personality traits, personality assessment, personality development, and research practices in the psychological sciences.
Relationships Personality Disorders Personalities Temperament
Assistant Professor of Human Development and Family Studies
Expertise in early childhood special education, augmentative and alternative communication, and paraeducators
Augmentative and Alternative Communication Developmental Disabilities Early Intervention Autism Early Childhood Special Education Paraeducators
Robert Drost's research and teaching focus specifically emphasizes Science Communication and Natural Hazard warning.
Tornado Warning Systems Tornados
University Distinguished Professor of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science
Expertise in adhesion, surface modification, composites/nanocomposites, graphene nanoplatelets, and multifunctional materials.
Carbon Fibers Ultraviolet Light Surface Modification Multifunctional Materials Composite Materials Adhesion Graphene Nanoplatelets Plant Fiber Biocomposites Composite Processing
Professor of Teacher Education and Literacy
Patricia Edwards is an expert in early/emergent/intergenerational literacy, family engagement, diversity issues
ELL Learners Urban Education Literacy Education Family Engagement Family, Community and School Partnerships Diverse Learners and Educational Equity Elementary Education
Industry Experience (2)