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!
Professor of Marketing
Expert in retail competition
Competitive Marketing Strategy Customer relationship management (CRM) using Digital Marketing and Analytics Retail Competition Customer and Marketing Relationality Targeted Marketing in Mobile and Digital Media Cross-category and cross-media marketing
Professor, Human Development & Family Studies
Dr. Gans research focuses on interventions in community-based settings with diverse populations.
Dietary Assessment Physical Activity Healthy eating/nutrition Obesity Prevention and Treatment Health literacy
Professor and Department Head, Department of Political Science
Dr. Yalof specializes in constitutional law, judicial politics and executive branch politics.
Supreme Court History Supreme Court Nomination Process American Government Judicial Politics Constitutional Law The Presidency Supreme Court Supreme Court Regulation Executive Branch Politics
Assistant Professor of Human Development and Family Studies
Watson's research focuses on vulnerable adolescents, with a focus on interpersonal relationships.
Social Support LGBTQ Health Sexual Health HIV Prevention Sexual/Gender Minority Youth and Young Adult Health Family Acceptance and Rejection LGBTQ teenagers Homophobia
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
Professor, Molecular & Cell Biology and Institute for Systems Genomics
Dr. O'Neill's research projects use molecular genetic approaches to study centromere function and evolution
Genome Stability Genomics Cancer Susceptibility
Associate Professor of Political Science
Expert in socio-political relations, focusing on race in politics
Race in politics Black institutions Intergroup relations and attitudes Black American partisanship Black politcal development
Professor of Philosophy
Dr. Lynch's research focuses on truth and fake news.
Truth Fake News Democracy and Public Discourse Information Technology and Knowledge
Professor, Department of Allied Health Sciences
Professor focused on how variation in taste affects food flavor and food preference, translated to healthier eating to reduce obesity risk.
Community-based Interventions Flavor Smell Nutrition Food Preference Taste Health Promotion Obesity
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
Industry Experience (2)