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At the University of California San Diego, we constantly push boundaries and challenge expectations. Established in 1960, UC San Diego has been shaped by exceptional scholars who aren’t afraid to take risks and redefine conventional wisdom. Today, as one of the top 15 research universities in the world, we are driving innovation and change to advance society, propel economic growth and make our world a better place.

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Amy Adler

Amy Adler

Professor and Department Chair

The UC San Diego Department of Visual Arts chair, Amy Adler's artistic practice focuses on painting, film and photography.

Visual Arts Education Painting Photography Visual Arts

Luis Alvarez

Luis Alvarez

Associate Professor, Department of History

Institute of Arts and Humanities director, Luis Alvarez focuses on race, ethnicity and Latinx and African-American social movements.

Humanities in Higher Education Oral Histories Popular Culture Chicano/Chicana Studies Race Relations African American Community Social Movements Humanities

On Amir

On Amir

Professor of Marketing

On Amir's research focuses on using psychological and economic principles to identify successful strategies in different market settings.

Business Analytics Judgment and Decision Making Marketing Strategy Consumer Behavior Behavioral Economics

Eli Berman

Eli Berman

Professor of Economics

Eli Berman is known for applying rational choice analysis to the behavior of radical religious groups.

Applied Econometrics Labor Demand and Technological Change Economics of Religion and Demography Development and Conflict Labor Economics Refugees and Security Terrorism and Insurgency

Ethan Bier

Ethan Bier

Professor

Ethan Bier's research uses fruit flies and other animals to better understand human diseases.

Protein Biosynthesis Developmental Patterning Cellular Biosciences Active Genetics Human Disease Mechanisms

Lera Boroditsky

Lera Boroditsky

Associate Professor of Cognitive Science

Lera Boroditsky's research focuses on the relationships between mind, world and language.

Linguistic Relativity Cognitive Psychology Linguistics Language and Cognition Cultural & Linguistic Diversity

Jennifer Burney

Jennifer Burney

Associate Professor of Environmental Science

Jennifer Burney's research focuses on simultaneously achieving global food security and mitigating climate change.

Climate Impacts on Agriculture Science Energy Poverty Global Food Security Short-Lived Climate Pollutants Environmental Impacts of Food Production and Consumption

Craig Callender

Craig Callender

Professor of Philosophy

Craig Callender specializes in environmental ethics and the philosophy of science, physics, metaphysics and time.

Philosophy of Time Metaphysics Philosophy of Science Ethics Philosophy of Physics Environmental Ethics

Tai Ming  Cheung

Tai Ming Cheung

Professor of International Relations & Director

Tai Ming Cheung is a expert on Chinese and East Asian defense, innovation and national security affairs.

Defense Innovation Chinese Science, Technology and Innovation Chinese Political Economy Chinese and East Asian Security and Defense Policy Chinese Politics

Henrik Christensen

Henrik Christensen

Director, Contex Robotics Insitute

Henrik Christensen is a national policy leader for the field of robotics and has testified before Congress on the subject.

Computer Vision Sensor Based Manipulation Autonomous Vehicles Robotics Artifical Intelligence Cognitive Robotics Human Robot Interaction