Ayalla Ruvio

Assistant Professor of Marketing · Michigan State University

Expert on consumer behavior and consumer psychology

Identity and Consumption Shopping Behavior Experiential Consumption Materialism Luxury Consumption

Jeffrey Lefstin

Associate Academic Dean and Professor of Law · UC Hastings College of the Law

Contacts: lefstinj@uchastings.edu / 415-565-4682 / Office 355-200

Patent Law Patent Litigation Biotechnology Contract Law Intellectual Property Law

Jennifer Johannesen

Author, speaker, blogger · Patient Advocate

My talks are frank and unsentimental, yet lighthearted and engaging. No lecturing! Authentic patient experience illuminated through stories.

Disability Advocacy Ethics Parenting Children With Special Needs Patient Advocacy

Dr. Pamela B. Teaster

Dean of Research · Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Dr. Pamela Teaster professor in the Department of Human Development in the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences.

Public Policy Active Ageing Elder Abuse Human Rights Frailty

Dr. Tom Long

Associate Professor, Politics & International Studies · University of Warwick

Tom’s expertise includes US-Latin American relations, Latin American foreign policy, North America, Brazil, Colombia and Mexico.

Asymmetrical International Relations Latin American Foreign Policy International Relations Politics U.S.-Latin American Relations

Eric Chiang, Ph.D.

Associate Professor · Florida Atlantic University

Eric Chiang's research interests include: international economics, economics education, and intellectual property rights.

Econometrics Intellectual Property Rights International Economics Economics Education Macroeconomics

Eric L. Richards

Professor of Business Law · Indiana University, Kelley School of Business

Professor Richards' research is focused on antitrust law, constitutional law, and international trade.

International Trade Antitrust Law Constitutional Law Personal Law Commercial Law

Amy Coupal

Chief Executive Officer · My Class Needs Foundation/Learnography/Curriculum Services Canada

Not-for-profit leader, passionate educator, life long learner

Adult Education Teacher Training Public Speaking Teaching Educational Technology

Margo Okazawa-Rey, EdD

Adjunct Faculty - School of Leadership Studies · Fielding Graduate University

Critical ethnic studies and gender studies; Militarism, conflict, and women’s activism; Social change; Mixed-racial identity development

Militarism, armed conflict, and violence against women Mixed-racial identity development African-American/Asian-American relations Critical multicultural education Feminist activist research methodology

Jera Sullivan, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Program Director · Milwaukee School of Engineering

Jera Sullivan is an expert in construction management, construction, civil engineering and construction engineering.

Contract Management Construction Construction Management Civil Engineering Engineering

John Austin, PhD

Adjunct Faculty - School of Leadership Studies · Fielding Graduate University

An active scholar-practitioner helping leaders become change agents and helping change agents become more effective

Strategic Thinking Organization Development Change Leadership Team Effectiveness Theory Development

Rick Relyea

Director, Darrin Fresh Water Institute; Director, Jefferson Project; & David M. Darrin ’40 Senior Endowed Chair · Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Researches community ecology, ecotoxicology, phenotypic plasticity, forest inputs to wetlands, disease ecology, and invasive species

Aquatic Biology Animal Behavior Evolution Environmental Science Ecology

Fulton Crews, Ph.D.

Distinguished Professor, Department of Pharmacology · University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Dr. Fulton Crews is Director of the Bowles Center for Alcohol Studies and Distinguished Professor at UNC-Chapel Hill.

Neurobiology Brain Alcoholism Neurodegeneration Addiction

Monica Escaleras, Ph.D.

Associate Professor and Director of the Business and Economics Polling Initiative · Florida Atlantic University

Monica Escaleras is an expert in natural disasters and political economy.

Decentralization Business Administration Business and Economics Polling Natural Disasters Political Economy

Christopher Long

Potato Specialist · Michigan State University

The main objective of the Potato Specialist is to apply research to real world agriculture.

Plant Physiology Post Harvest Plant Production Potato Variety Commercialization

Michael Toma

Professor · Georgia Southern University

Professor Toma researches regional economics and public choice

Macro & Monetary Economics Regional Economics Public Choice

Nikolay Osadchiy

Associate Professor of Information Systems & Operations Management · Emory University, Goizueta Business School

Empirical Methods in Operations Management Revenue Management Strategic Consumer Behavior Supply Chain Management Operations-Finance Interface

Demetra Andrews

Clinical Associate Professor of Marketing · Indiana University, Kelley School of Business

Consumer researcher focused on internal and external factors that influence consumer confidence and readiness-to-act.

Consumer Research Choice Confidence Developing Consumer Confidence Decision-Making Marketing Strategies for Entrepreneurs

Leif Nelson

Ewald T. Grether Professor in Business Administration & Marketing | Barbara and Gerson Bakar Faculty Fellow | Distinguished Teaching Fellow · Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley

Consumer Well Being Consumer Preferences and Choices Human Judgment Decision Making Consumption Experience

Claire Leon

Senior Lecturer, Systems Engineering · Loyola Marymount University

Frank R. Seaver College of Science and Engineering

Ground Systems Integration and Test Conflict Management Decision Making Leadership Development