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Associate Professor, Department of Psychological Sciences
Associate Professor in the Department of Psychological Sciences focused on language acquisition, ASL, deaf culture, and cognitive science.
Sign Language Structure Cognitive Development Language Emergence Homesign Number Cognition Lange Acquisition
Distinguished Professor, Department of History
Distinguished Professor specializing in modern history, United States foreign relations, and the United States in the 20th century.
Historical Political Figures History U.S. Foreign Relations Twentieth Century History American History Modern History
Department Head, Professor of Marketing
Professor Robin Coulter is an expert in consumer behavior issues with strategic marketing implications.
Visualization Consumer Research Numerical Cognition Branding Cross-Cultural Consumer Behavior Global Citizenship Brands Emerging Markets Price Perceptions Digital Marketing
Associate Professor of Public Policy
Thomas Craemer is an expert on slavery reparations, racial bias and the psychology of racism.
Diversity and Inclusion Race Related Policies Race Relations Race Psychology of Race Public Opinion and Survey Research Slavery Reparations
Associate Professor of Neuroscience and Associate Director of Neuroscience Graduate Program
Prof. Stephen Crocker is an expert on how the immune and nervous systems interact and how this balance is disrupted.
Nervous System Neuroscience Immune System
Associate Professor of Animal Science Food Safety
Dennis D'Amico's research and outreach efforts focus on improving the safety and quality of milk and value-added dairy products.
Dairy Science Dairy Industry Food Microbiology Food Safety Standards Food Science
Professor of Sociology
Andrew Deener is a professor of sociology at the University of Connecticut.
Food Systems Gentrification Economic Sociology Culture City Development
Department Head, Associate Professor of Kinesiology
Lindsay DiStefano works to promote safe physical activity in children through physical literacy development and sport-injury prevention.
ACL Youth Athletes Motor Development Injury Prevention Physical Literacy Physical Activity Anterior Cruciate Ligament Sport Safety
Professor, Department of History
Professor of History specializing in modern Japan and Korea, and international history.
History/Memory Modern Korea Modern Japan Territorial Disputes Japan-Korea Relations
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
Industry Experience (2)