University of Connecticut

University of Connecticut University of Connecticut

352 Mansfield Road, Storrs, 06269, CT, US



The University of Connecticut (UConn) is one of America’s top 20 public universities, according to U.S. News & World Report. It is home to more than 31,000 students, 1,300 faculty, 230,000 proud alumni, and a handsome husky named Jonathan. The University has fourteen schools and colleges: Agriculture and Natural Resources, Business, Dental Medicine, Education, Engineering, Fine Arts, Law, Liberal Arts and Sciences, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, and Social Work. Students can choose from eight undergraduate bachelor's degrees with 102 possible majors, as well as seventeen graduate/doctoral degrees and five professional degree programs (MD, JD, etc.). UConn's main campus in Storrs is admitting the highest-achieving freshmen in University history. Student diversity continues to increase, as does the number of honors students, valedictorians and salutatorians who consistently make UConn their top choice. It's a great time to be a Husky!



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Anthony G. Alessi, M.D.

Anthony G. Alessi, M.D.

Associate Clinical Professor, Neurology and Orthopaedics

Focused on prevention, diagnosis and treatment of concussions in athletes from youth leagues to professional sports.

Concussion Diagnosis Sports Injuries Neurology Orthopaedics Athletes

Thomas F. Babor, Ph.D.

Thomas F. Babor, Ph.D.

Professor of Community Medicine and Public Health

Expertise includes research on public health policies related to alcohol, drug abuse and gambling

Research Ethics Alcohol Marketing Public Health Alcohol Policy Drug Control Policy Addiction Treatment Alcohol Screening

Marcy Balunas, Ph.D.

Marcy Balunas, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Medicinal Chemistry

Associate Professor of Medicinal Chemistry focused on pharmaceutical advances and drug discovery from nature.

Microbial Communities Selective Anti-parasitic Agents Targeted Anti-cancer Agents Drug Discovery Psychrophilic Glacial and Periglacial Bacteria Marine Bacteria Climate Change

David Banach

David Banach

Associate Professor of Medicine Head of Infection Prevention Hospital Epidemiologist

Dr. David Banach is an expert in the field of infectious diseases and epidemiology.

Medicine Health Care Associated Infections Infectious Diseases Infections in Immunocompromised Patients

Heather  Battaly, Ph.D.

Heather Battaly, Ph.D.

Professor of Philosophy

Professor Battaly works in epistemology and ethics, with a focus epistemic virtue.

Quitters Dogmatism Human Characteristics Closed-Mindedness Slackers Procrastinators

Hannes Baumann, Ph.D.

Hannes Baumann, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Hannes Baumann is an expert in coastal fish ecology and effects of marine climate change

Evolution Oceanography Marine Science Fish Populations Marine Climate Change

Cheryl Beck, D.N.Sc.

Cheryl Beck, D.N.Sc.

Distinguished Professor

Cheryl Tatano Beck is a distinguished professor in School of Nursing whose research focuses on postpartum depression and traumatic birth

Birth Trauma Ptsd Postpartum Depression Traumatic Childbirth Qualitative Research

Saraswathi  Bellur, Ph.D.

Saraswathi Bellur, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Communication

Saras Bellur is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication at the University of Connecticut.

Mediated Content Human-Computer Interaction Media Interfaces Interactive Health Technologies

Bethany Berger, J.D.

Bethany Berger, J.D.

Professor of Law

Professor of Law with a focus on federal Indian law and property law.

Legal History Property Law Tribal Law Litigation and Policy Federal Indian Law Conflict of Laws American Indian Law

Gerald A. Berkowitz, PhD.

Gerald A. Berkowitz, PhD.

Professor of Plant Science and Landscape Architecture

Expert on plant genetics, plant biotechnology, GMOs and public perception of GMOs.

Plant-Water Relations Ion Channels Landscape Architecture Photosynthesis Plant Physiology Plant Science Molecular Geneticist Pathogen Response Signaling

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