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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Stephen Dyson, Ph.D.

Stephen Dyson, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Political Science

Stephen Dyson's research is focused upon the psychology of elite decision making in foreign policy.

International Relations World Leaders Foreign Policy Elite Decision Making

Deborah Fein, Ph.D.

Deborah Fein, Ph.D.

Distinguished Professor, Department of Psychological Sciences

Distinguished Professor focused on autism spectrum disorders and behavioral therapy for autism.

Parent Training Autism Spectrum Disorders Autism Neuropsychological Assessment Clinical Research

Ken Foote, Ph.D.

Ken Foote, Ph.D.

Professor of Geography

Ken Foote has studied sites associated with individual murders, as well as those associated mass murder and many other events.

Natural Disasters Violence and Tragedy Memorials Individual Murders Genocide

Julian  Ford, Ph.D.

Julian Ford, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Psychiatry

Director, Center for Trauma Recovery and Juvenile Justice and Center for the Treatment of Developmental Trauma Disorders

Trauma in Children Stress Trauma Treatment of Trauma Psychiatry

Robert  Fuller, M.D., FACEP

Robert Fuller, M.D., FACEP

UConn Health Chief of Emergency Medicine

Fuller has responded to nations battered by natural and manmade disasters -New York after 9/11, Haiti ; Philippines after a typhoon.

Efficiency of Emergency Services International Disaster Medical Response Emergency Medical Care Natural Disasters Emergency Medical Education

Dexter  Gabriel, Ph.D.

Dexter Gabriel, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of History

Dexter Gabriel's research interests include the history of bondage, resistance, and freedom in the Black Atlantic.

Black Atlantic Slavery Slavery in Popular Culture Abolition and Emancipation

Kim  Gans, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Kim Gans, Ph.D., M.P.H.

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

Norman Garrick, Ph.D.

Norman Garrick, Ph.D.

Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering Department

Professor with a focus on civil engineering, transportation behaviors, parking, public transit, and bicycle lanes.

Bicyclist and Pedestrian Facility Design and Planning Urban Street Networks Civil Engineering Urban Planning Transit Planning Shared Spaces

Lucy  Gilson

Lucy Gilson

Associate Dean

Gilson studies how creativity, employee empowerment, diversity, leadership, & virtual communication influence team effectiveness.

Organizational Psychology Virtual Teams Leadership Women and Leadership Team Effectiveness Creativity

Golda Ginsburg, Ph.D.

Golda Ginsburg, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Psychiatry

Professor with expertise in anxiety in children and psychology.

Mental Health Anxiety Psychiatry Anxiety in Children Youth

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