Wake Forest University

Wake Forest University Wake Forest University

1834 Wake Forest Road, Winston-Salem, NC, US

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Wake Forest is a private, coeducational university located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Wake Forest offers the personal attention of a small liberal arts college, coupled with the breadth and global relevancy of a leading research institution. Our mission is to educate the whole person, graduating students who seek purpose-filled lives while building a community dedicated to serving humanity in the spirit of our motto, Pro Humanitate.

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Robert Whaples

Robert Whaples

Professor of Economics

Whaples is a strong advocate of eliminating the penny.

Economic History of the U.S. Employment and Unemployment History of Labor Markets Minimum Wage Walmart and Big Box Retailers Economics of Climate Change Economics of Natural Resources Elimination of the Penny

Eric G. Wilson

Eric G. Wilson

Thomas H. Pritchard Professor of English

Wilson is a leading expert in the relationships between literature and psychology.

American Culture and Mental Health Literature and Psychology Film and Religion Western Esoteric Traditions Humanism and Technology Transatlantic Romanticism The Gothic

Miriam Ashley-Ross

Miriam Ashley-Ross

Professor of Biology

Ashley-Ross is an expert in salamander locomotion and a leader in the study of how some species of fish move on dry land.

Biomechanics of Animal Locomotion Evolution of Animal Location Comparative Physiology Muscle Physiology Comparative Anatomy

Kristen M. Beavers

Kristen M. Beavers

Assistant Professor, Department of Health and Exercise Science

Beavers studies how nutrition and exercise influence weight loss and health outcomes in older adults.

Using advanced biomedical imaging techniques to better understand age- and intervention-related changes in body composition Weight-loss strategies to optimize health in older adults Predictors and determinants of functional decline in older adults

Donna Henderson

Donna Henderson

Professor of Counseling

Henderson is an expert on the everyday issues confronting children and their parents.

Bullying School Transitions Middle School Parent-Teacher Communications School Counseling Counseling Children International Counseling

Matthew Fuxjager

Matthew Fuxjager

Assistant Professor of Biology

Fuxjager’s research focuses on the interplay between sex steroids and social behavior and how evolution influences species variations.

Zoology Animal Social Behavior Courtship Displays Androgenic Hormones Neuromuscular Systems

Sarah Lischer

Sarah Lischer

Associate Professor of Political Science

Lischer is an expert in humanitarian crises, military intervention, genocide and forced migration.

Humanitarian Crises Genocide Issues Forced Migration African Politics Military Intervention in Humanitarian Crises Civil Wars Transitional Justice War Crimes Tribunals Human Rights Politics of Forced Migration Civil Wars: Causes and Consequences International Conflict Resolution Politics of International Military Intervention Humanity and Atrocity

Samuel Gladding

Samuel Gladding

Professor of Counseling

Gladding, an expert on family counseling, can address issues related to parenting, blended families, and family relationships.

Family Counseling Group Counseling Arts in Counseling International Counseling Creative Arts in Counseling Professional Orientation to Counseling Creativity Wellness

Randall Rogan

Randall Rogan

Professor of Communication

Rogan is an internationally recognized expert on both international and domestic terrorism and hostage negotiation.

Terrorism Hostage Negotiations Author Identification Communication and Conflict Crisis Negotiation Counterterrorism Interpersonal Communication

Oana Jurchescu

Oana Jurchescu

Associate Professor of Physics

Jurchescu’s expertise is in the structure and electronic properties of organic semiconductors.

Flexible Plastics Organic Electronics Nanotechnology Macroelectronics Organic Semiconductors Organic Devices Physics of Organic Semiconductor Devices Organic Spintronics Functional Organic Materials Structure-Property Correlations Organic Thin-Film Transistors Organic Field-Effect Transistors Organic Single Crystals Perovskite Electronics Perovskite Thin-Film Transistors Charge Transfer Complexes

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