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Professor and Dean
I am interested in democratic transitions and peace building in West Africa (Mali) and before that in Eastern Europe.
Mali Peace Building Transitional Justice Democratic Political Education
Professor of law and The Nancy Heathcote Professor of Property and Animal Law
An expert in animal within property, family and criminal law, as well as wildlife and international animal issues.
International Animal Issues Animal Ethics Animal Rights Animal Welfare Animal Cruelty
Assistant Professor of Public Health
Dr. Julia Felton is a child clinical psychologist whose work focuses on treating early predictors of the development of depression.
Psychopathology Depression Substance use
Associate Professor of Psychology, Director of the Sleep and Learning Lab
An expert on the effect of sleep on learning and memory
Sleep Deprivation and Memory Sleep Deprivation Sleep Sleep and Human Performance Fitness and Memory Memory Sleep and Learning
Associate Professor of Anthropology and Director of the Forensic Anthropology Laboratory
An expert in forensic anthropology.
skeletal trauma unidentified human remains Forensic Anthropology human identification
An expert in American Jewish history, American memory of the Holocaust, and American antisemitism
Ethnic History Antisemitism in the US Immigration History
Director of Wellness, Resilience and Vulnerable Populations
Dr. Finkelstein's area of interest is that of physician health, believing that thriving physicians provide excellent care to their patients.
Mind-Body Interaction Medical Education Internal Medicine Physician Health Medical Research Physician Wellness and Resiliency
Associate Professor of Physics
Wade Fisher is an expert in the field of high energy physics, or particle physics.
Beyond Standard Model Physics Machine Learning Higgs Boson Particle Physics Physics Statistical Inference
Professor of Philosophy
Leonard Fleck is an expert in health care justice, health care rationing, as well as ethical issues related to genetic technologies.
Health care policy including changes being made by the Trump administration
Director of the Indigenous Law and Policy Center, Professor of Law
Law expert and appellate judge for the Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians, Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians, & Hoopa Valley Tribe
Industry Experience (2)