University of Connecticut

University of Connecticut University of Connecticut

352 Mansfield Road, Storrs, 06269, CT, US

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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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Pramod Srivastava, M.D.

Pramod Srivastava, M.D.

Director of the UConn Health Carole and Ray Neag Comprehensive Cancer Center

Immunology expert, specializing in the development of vaccinations for difficult-to-treat ovarian cancer

Vaccination for Ovarian Cancer Novel Cancer Immunotherapy

Angela Starkweather, Ph.D.

Angela Starkweather, Ph.D.

Associate Dean, Academic Affairs and Professor, Department of Nursing

Angela Starkweather, PhD, is an expert in symptom science, clinical trials, pain and pain mechanisms.

Omic Measures Symptom Science Biobehavioral Research Cancer Addiction Pain Management Pain Aging Stress Genomics

David Steffens, M.D., M.H.S.

David Steffens, M.D., M.H.S.

Professor and Chair, Psychiatry

Dr. Steffens' research focuses on late-life mood and cognitive disorders.

Late-Life Depression Dementia

George Sugai, Ph.D.

George Sugai, Ph.D.

Emeritus Professor

George Sugai, Ph.D., has expertise in positive behavior support in schools

Behavioral Sciences Function-based Behavior Support School and Classroom Behavior Management Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports Applied Behavior Analysis Positive Behavior Supports School Climate and Culture Multi-tiered Support Systems

Jianjun  Sun, Ph.D.

Jianjun Sun, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology and Neurobiology

Jianjun Sun, Ph.D. is an expert in reproduction biology and contraceptives.

Reproductive Physiology Reproductive Biology Contraception Ovarian Cancer

Cheryl Tatano Beck, D.N.Sc.

Cheryl Tatano 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

Jody Terranova

Jody Terranova

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Dr. Jody Terranova is an expert in the field of pediatrics and Graduate Medical Education

Post Graduate Training Immunizations Pediatrics Medical Education

Mark C. Urban, Ph.D.

Mark C. Urban, Ph.D.

Professor, Arden Chair of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Dr. Urban is an expert on climate change impacts on biodiversity and evolutionary ecology of vernal pools, lakes, and streams

Predictive Modeling Eco-Evolution Climate Change Extinction Risk Biodiversity

Jay  Vadiveloo, Ph.D.

Jay Vadiveloo, Ph.D.

Professor in Residence, Director of the Janet and Mark L. Goldenson Center for Actuarial Research

Jay Vadiveloo, Ph.D. is an expert in applied actuarial research projects such as calculating healthy years left in life.

Statistics Mathematics Actualarial Research Life Insurance

Charles  Venator-Santiago, Ph.D.

Charles Venator-Santiago, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Dr. Venator-Santiago is an expert in US territorial law and policy with a focus on the history of citizenship

Puerto Rican and Latino Studies Public Law Puerto Rico/US Law Territorial Legal History Latino Politics Political Theory Nation-State building in the Americas

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