Pennsylvania State University

Pennsylvania State University Pennsylvania State University

201 Old Main, University Park, 16802, PA, US

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Twenty-four campuses; 17,000 faculty and staff; 100,000 students; a teaching hospital that provides care to more than a million patients a year; over one-half million active alumni; an online World Campus that empowers anyone to pursue an education—anytime, anywhere; and the largest student-run philanthropic organization on the planet.

We teach students that the real measure of success is what you do to improve the lives of others, and they learn to be hard-working leaders with a global perspective. We conduct research to improve lives. We add millions to the economy through projects in our state and beyond. We help communities by sharing our faculty expertise and research.

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David Hughes

David Hughes

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR ENTOMOLOGY & BIOLOGY, Entomology

David Hughes' work on “zombie ants” has been covered extensively

Parasite manipulation of host behavior Zombie ants and infectious diseases

Brad Leve

Brad Leve

Associate director of the Farrell Center for Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Smeal

Brad Leve is an expert in guerrilla entrepreneurship.

Entrepreneurship Municipal Finance Corporate Bond Analysis Finance Business

Kateryna Makova

Kateryna Makova

DIRECTOR of Center for Medical Genomics

Kateryna Makova is an expert in molecular evolution, population genetics, evolutionary genomics, bioinformatics, and human genetics.

Evolutionary Genomics Population Genetics Human Genetics Bioinformatics Molecular Evolution

Diana Fishbein

Diana Fishbein

PROFESSOR HDFS/CENTER DIRECTOR PREVENTION RESEARCH CENTER, Human Development and Family Studies

Diana Fishbein is a leader in the interdisciplinary approach to prevention-based health research

Prevention Science Behavioral Neuroscience

Gary Zajac

Gary Zajac

DIRECTOR, Justice Center for Research

Dr. Gary Zajac is a Research Associate Professor and a member of the graduate faculty in the College of the Liberal Arts

Organizational and Administrative Theory Offender Risk/Needs Factors Evidence-Based Practice in Offender Intervention Criminal Justice Program Evaluation Correctional Administration and Policy Public Policy Research and Analysis

Jennie Noll

Jennie Noll

DIRECTOR of the Network on Child Protection and Wellbeing

Jennie Noll is an expert in bio-psycho-social consequences of child maltreatment and pathways to teen pregnancy.

Statistical Methodology Human Development and Family Studies Developmental Psychology Youth

Andrew Nyblade

Andrew Nyblade

PROFESSOR of Geosciences

Andrew Nyblade is an expert in geophysics, tectonics, applied seismology, and AfricaArray.

Geophysics Tectonics Seismology AfricaArray

Penny Kris-Etherton

Penny Kris-Etherton

DISTINGUISHED PROFESSOR OF NUTRITION, Nutritional Sciences

Penny Kris-Etherton is a distinguished professor of nutrition

The relationship between diet and cardiovascular disease

Nina Jablonski

Nina Jablonski

EVAN PUGH PROFESSOR, Anthropology

Nina Jablonski is an expert on skin pigmentation.

Primate Evolution Evolution of human skin and skin pigmentation mammalian paleoecology in the late tertiary and quaternary and evolution of hominid bipedalism

Anne T. McKenna

Anne T. McKenna

VISITING ASSISTANT PROFESSOR of Law

Anne T. McKenna is an expert in cyber, privacy, electronic surveillance, and cellular law.

Electronic Surveillance Cyber Law Privacy Law Cellular Law

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