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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S. Megan Berthold, Ph.D., LCSW

S. Megan Berthold, Ph.D., LCSW

Associate Professor and Director of Field Education

Prof. Berthold's clinical and research expertise is with refugee and asylum seeking survivors of torture and the Cambodian genocide.

refugees and asylum seekers vicarious trauma and resilience human rights approach to social work co-ocurring health and mental health conditions post torture and genocide Trauma and Recovery

Avinash Bidra

Avinash Bidra

Clincal Associate Professor & Director, Post-Graduate Prosthodontics

Dr. Avinash Bidra is an expert in advanced prosthodontics, subcrestal prosthodontics (implant surgery) and maxillofacial prosthodontics.

Implant Surgery Subcrestal Prosthodontics Dentistry Prosthodontics Dental Implants

Robert Bird

Robert Bird

Eversource Energy Chair in Business Ethics

Robert Bird is an expert in corporate compliance, employment law, legal strategy, business ethics, and corporate governance.

Corporate Governance Employment Law Business Law Corporate Compliance Business Ethics Legal Risk Management

Joel  Blatt, Ph.D.

Joel Blatt, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of History

Dr. Joel Blatt is an associate professor of European History at the UConn-Stamford campus.

France French Culture Mindset of Nation Conflicts and Cooperation with other Nations

John Bovay, Ph.D.

John Bovay, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Agriculture and Resource Economics

John Bovay's research interests include the economics of food-safety regulation, GMO labeling, and food waste.

Food Labeling Food Waste Food economics GMOs Food Safety

Mark A. Boyer, Ph.D.

Mark A. Boyer, Ph.D.

Board of Trustees Distinguished Professor and Executive Director

Mark A. Boyer studies environmental policy and global-local linkages. His research focuses on climate adaptation from global to local.

Simulation and Experimental Methods Climate Change Global-Local Linkages Globalization Environmental Policy Political Economy and Public Goods Theory

Kiel Brennan-Marquez

Kiel Brennan-Marquez

Associate Professor of Law and William T. Golden Scholar

Prof. Brennan-Marquez is an expert on human judgment and the role of courts in the age of big data and algorithmic decision-making.

The Fourth Amendment Policing Over-Criminalization Law and Technology Constitutional Law Law Evidence Big Data and Algorithmic Decision-Making Criminal Procedure

Ketan  Bulsara, M.D., M.B.A.

Ketan Bulsara, M.D., M.B.A.

Chief of the Division of Neurosurgery at UConn Health

Dr. Ketan R. Bulsara is a world-renowned neurosurgeon with an unparalleled range of expertise in treating neurological disorders.

Brain Surgery Spine Surgery Brain Aneurysms Ischemic Stroke Endovascular Surgery Neurosurgery Hemorrhagic Stroke

Laura J. Burton, Ph.D.

Laura J. Burton, Ph.D.

Professor

Professor focused on management in sports organizations and how gender stereotypes affect women working in athletics.

Gender Stereotypes Access and Success in Leadership Sport Management Gender Issues in Sport Leadership in Sport Organizations Gender

Douglas J.  Casa, Ph.D.

Douglas J. Casa, Ph.D.

CEO-Korey Stringer Institute, Professor Department of Kinesiology

Focused on prevention of sudden death in sport, exertional heat stroke, wearable technologies, hydration, and performance in the heat

Athletic Training Thermoregulation Exercise & Heat Heat Stroke Preventing Sudden Death Wearable Technologies Exertional Heat Illnesses Fluid-Electrolyte Balance Hydration/Dehydration Elite Atheletes

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