The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the nation’s first public university, is a global higher education leader known for innovative teaching, research and public service. A member of the prestigious Association of American Universities, Carolina regularly ranks as the best value for academic quality in U.S. public higher education. Now in its third century, the University offers 77 bachelor’s, 113 master’s, 68 doctorate and seven professional degree programs through 14 schools and the College of Arts and Sciences. Every day, faculty – including two Nobel laureates – staff and students shape their teaching, research and public service to meet North Carolina’s most pressing needs in every region and all 100 counties. Carolina’s more than 308,000 alumni live in all 50 states and 150 countries. More than 167,000 live in North Carolina.
Professor of Nutrition, Gillings School of Global Public Health
Penny Gordon-Larsen’s NIH-funded research portfolio focuses on individual-, household-, and community-level susceptibility to obesity.
Public Health Obesity Epidemiology Statistics Program Evaluation Molecular Biology Biostatistics Data Analysis Clinical Research Health Education Qualitative Research Global Health Population Health
Associate Professor, School of Information and Library Science, and Assistant Director, Carolina Health Informatics Program (CHIP)
Conducts research related to the study and development of visual methods for information analysis and communication.
Medical Informatics Research Multimedia Communications Visual Analytics Pattern Analysis Data Tracking Data Science Health Informatics
Professor of Finance, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School
Camelia Kuhnen is an expert in neuroeconomics, behavioral finance and corporate finance.
Neuroeconomics Financial Economics Corporate Finance Behavioral Finance
T.W. Lewis Clinical Associate Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School
Ted Zoller is an expert in entrepreneurship and economic development.
Entrepeneurship Family Business Strategies Intellectual Property Venture Capital
Director, Carolina Center for Public Service
Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Health Behavior and Director of the Carolina Center for Public Service at UNC
Community Engagement Civic Engagement Philanthropy Education Community and Team Building Public Service Faculty Development Engaged Scholarship Engaged Learning
Chair, Public Policy and Duncan MacRae ’09 and Rebecca Kyle MacRae Professor of Public Policy, College of Arts and Sciences
Dan Gitterman is the Chair of Public Policy and the
Duncan MacRae ’09 and Rebecca Kyle MacRae Professor of Public Policy.
Public Policy and Practice Domestic Policy Social Policy Globalization Political Economy Minimum Wage Policies Low-Income & Excluded Populations Economic Development Health Policy The Presidency
Richard J. Richardson Distinguished Professor, Department of Political Science, College of Arts and Sciences
Research: public policy, agenda-setting, interest groups in American politics, the death penalty and racial profiling in traffic stops.
Race and Profiling Public Policy Death Penalty Interest groups in American politics Agenda-setting Lobbying Criminal Justice Racial Disparities
Associate Professor, Department of History & Director, Center for the Study of the American South, College of Arts and Sciences
Malinda Maynor Lowery's research interests include Native American history, Southern history, foodways, oral history and more.
Social and Political History Native American History Southern History Historical Geography Foodways Race and Ethnicity Community-Engaged Research Documentary Film Oral History
Professor and Chair, Department of Marine Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences
Seim is an expert on physical oceanography, coastal meteorology and exploring the potential of offshore wind energy.
Offshore wind power Ocean meteorology Physical oceanography Renewable Energy
Fred Eshelman Distinguished Professor of Pharmacy & Director, Center for Integrative Biology and Drug Discovery
Stephen Frye is a professor and director of the Center for Integrative Chemical Biology and Drug Discovery.
Drug Discovery Medicinal Chemistry Chemistry
Industry Experience (7)
- Training and Development
- Business Services
- Financial Services
- Information Technology and Services
- Fine Art