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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Amy Gorin, Ph.D.

Amy Gorin, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Psychological Sciences

Professor focused on long-term weight loss.

Weight Loss Maintenance Behavioral Weight Management Obesity Social Support

Joerg Graf, Ph.D.

Joerg Graf, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Molecular and Cell Biology

Professor with expertise in molecular interactions between host and microbiome.

Molecular Biology Molecular Interactions Bacteria Cell Biology Evolution of Microbe-Host Relations

Preston Green, J.D., Ed.D.

Preston Green, J.D., Ed.D.

Professor of Educational Leadership and Law, Neag School of Education

Professor focused on charter school regulation and industry oversight.

Educational Policy Educational Leadership Charter School Regulation Industry Oversight Educational Equity School Choice

Kelly Herd, Ph.D.

Kelly Herd, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Professor Herd focuses on creativity and product design as they relate to social cognition, identity, and emotions

Identity Creativity Consumer Behavior Social Cognition Product Design Emotions

Fumiko Hoeft

Fumiko Hoeft

Scientific Director

Will be leading UConn's Brain Imaging Research Center (BIRC), and joining the Department of Psychological Sciences.

Neuroimaging Scientific Writing Neuroscience Science Life Sciences

Lisa  Holle, Pharm.D., BCOP, FHOPA

Lisa Holle, Pharm.D., BCOP, FHOPA

Associate Clinical Professor of Pharmacy Practice

Dr. Holle’s clinical research focuses on medical marijuana, oral cancer therapy management, and impact of clinical pharmacy services

MyDispense Medical Marijuana Pain Cancer Cancer Therapeutics Pain Management Pharmaceutical Pharmacy Services

Matthew Hughey, Ph.D.

Matthew Hughey, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Hughey studies inequality, racism, & discrimination in relation to identity formation, organizations, media, politics, and science.

Identity formation Organizations Media Racism Racial Inequality Discrimination Science and Technology Whiteness

Eric Jackson, Ph.D.

Eric Jackson, Ph.D.

Executive Director, CTI and Director CTSRC

Autonomous Vehicles Safety data integration and analysis Transportation Data Systems Web-based data collection, distributuon, and analysis Remote sensing and geographic information systems

Jasna Jankovic, Ph.D.

Jasna Jankovic, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Materials Science & Engineering

Prof. Jasna Jankovic is an expert in the development of advanced imaging and spectroscopy, fuel cells and industrial collaborations.

Industrial Collaborations Fuel Cells Development and application of advanced imaging and spectroscopy techniques 3D material design and imaging Advanced Nanomaterials for Clean Energy

Bahram Javidi, Ph.D.

Bahram Javidi, Ph.D.

Board of Trustees Distinguished Professor

A professor of electrical and computer engineering, Javidi also leads the Multidimensional Optical Sensing and Imaging Systems (MOSIS) Lab.

Optics and Photonics Biomedical optics/photonics for imaging Nanotechnology in optical sensing, imaging, visualization, and display 3D Imaging

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