UC San Diego

UC San Diego UC San Diego

9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, 90293-0021, CA, US

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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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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.

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

Karen Christman

Karen Christman

Professor, Bioengineering & Associate Dean, Office of the Dean of Engineering

Karen Christman's research group focuses on developing novel biomaterials for tissue engineering and regenerative medicine applications.

Biomedical Engineering Heart Attack Regenerative Medicine Heart Failure Bioengineering Tissue Engineering Polymer Chemistry Startup

Jeffrey Clemens

Jeffrey Clemens

Associate Professor

Specialties: Research on federal entitlement programs, health insurance, the minimum wage, and state/local government budgets.

Coronavirus Healthcare Capacity In The USA Unemployment Health Economics Economic Stimulus Plan Medical Innovation COVID-19

Seth Cohen

Seth Cohen

Professor

Seth Cohen's research and experience include drug development, advance materials, and science policy.

Drug Discovery Metal Organic Frameworks Bioinorganic Chemistry Synthesis Inorganic Chemistry Materials Medicinal Chemistry Science Policy

Alison Coil

Alison Coil

Professor

Alison Coil specializes in observational astrophysics, galaxy evolution, observational cosmology, and large-scale structure

Observational Cosmology Observational Astrophysics Astrophysics Galaxy Evolution

Joel Conte

Joel Conte

Professor, Structural Engineering

Joel Conte specializes in the design of safer and more economic structures, especially regarding earthquakes.

Computer Modeling and Simulation Earthquake Engineering Structural Analysis Earthquake Bridges Risk Analysis Civil Engineering

Matthew Daugherty

Matthew Daugherty

Assistant Professor

Evolution of host-pathogen interactions; innate antiviral immunity; how SARS-CoV-2 & other viruses enter the human population

Evolutionary Genomics Innate Immunity Virology Host-Pathogen Interactions

Cristina Della Coletta

Cristina Della Coletta

Dean, Division of Arts and Humanities

Cristina Della Colletta focuses on arts and humanities in higher education, historical fiction, Italian studies and cultural studies.

Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Women's Studies Film Adaptation Historical Fiction Italian Cinema Cultural Studies Transfer Students Arts, humanities and technology Humanities in Higher Education Arts in Higher Education Higher Education Access

Dulce Dorado

Dulce Dorado

Director of the International Students and Programs Office

Dulce Amor L. Dorado is the Director of the International Students and Programs Office at the University of California San Diego.

International Student Services Immigration Policy International Education

Neal  Driscoll

Neal Driscoll

Professor of Geosciences

Neal Driscoll co-leads the ALERTWildfire network, and also researches tectonic deformation and the evolution of landscapes and seascapes.

Tsunami Wildfire Landscape and Seascape Evolution Tectonics and Structural Geology Marine Geology and Geophysics Earth Through Space and Time Neotectonics and Geohazards Earthquakes