UMSL Experts Guide

UMSL Experts Guide

This is an alphabetical list of disciplines, names, contact information and research areas for expert sources at the University of Missouri–St. Louis. University Marketing and Communications at UMSL makes these sources available to members of the news media who seek expertise for news reporting. If you’re unable to reach an expert or need more help, please visit our contact Web page for information on how to reach University Marketing and Communications: http://blogs.umsl.edu/news/contacts/.

 

ANTHROPOLOGY

Susan Brownell, 314-516-6451, sbrownell@umsl.edu: China (gender, nationalism, concepts of health, beauty, and fitness), Beijing Olympic Games, Shanghai World Expo, 1904 St. Louis World’s Fair and Olympic Games, women’s sports, Olympic Games
Sheilah Clarke-Ekong, 314-516-6782, ekong@umsl.edu: change and continuity in contemporary West African cultures, African organizational structures, African geography and cultural education
Michael Cosmopoulos, 314- 516-6241, cosmopoulosm@umsl.edu: archaeology, social, political and cultural history of ancient Greece
Donna Hart, 314-516-6474, hartd@umsl.edu: international wildlife treaties
Margo-Lea Hurwicz, 314-516-6025, hurwicz@umsl.edu: cultural aspects of aging, aging and health, medical anthropology
Sarah Lacy, 314-516-6021, lacysa@umsl.edu: health differences between Neanderthals and early modern humans in Europe and the Middle East, effects of climate change on human health in the final Pleistocene, oral health, Paleolithic diet
Laura Miller, 314-516-7246, millerlau@umsl.edu: Japanese culture and language, English loanwords in Japanese, the wizard boom, girls’ slang,  print club photos
Jennifer J. Nolan, 314-516-6380, nolanjj@umsl.edu: zombies, haunted places, antiques and art collecting, historic house restoration, building strong communities, museums
Patti Wright, 314-516-6648, pjwright@umsl.edu: paleoethnobotany, development of agriculture in the Midwest, origins of food production

 

ART AND ART HISTORY

Ruth Bohan, 314-516-5998, bohan@umsl.edu: American art and architecture
Yael Even, 314-516-5975, yaeleven@umsl.edu: Baroque, Florentine, Renaissance art
Marilu Knode, 314-615-5271, mknode@laumeier.org: contemporary global artistic practice
E. Louis Lankford, 314-516-6752, lankford@umsl.edu: art education
Jennifer McKnight, 314-516-6965, mcknightj@umsl.edu: graphic design
Maureen Quigley, 314-516-5670, quigleymau@umsl.edu, ancient art, medieval art
Jeffrey Sippel, 314-516-7291, sippelj@umsl.edu: printmaking, lithography
Dan Younger, 314-516-6968, younger@umsl.edu: digital photography, 3-D prints, illustration and comics
Jeanne Zarucchi, 314-516-6575, zarucchi@umsl.edu: French art and architecture

 

BIOLOGY

Aimee Dunlap, 314-516-6578, aimee.dunlap@umsl.edu: animal behavior, evolution of animal cognition, bees
Charles Granger, 314-516-6220, granger@umsl.edu: science education, K-12 student achievement and lack of achievement, curricula and standardized testing, teacher preparation and evaluation, educator professional development
Michael Hughes, 314-516-7985, hughesmi@umsl.edu: circadian rhythms, gene expression, skeletal muscle, genomics
Robert Marquis, 314-516-6213, robert_marquis@umsl.edu: evolutionary ecology, plant-herbivore interactions, tropical ecology, forest ecology, entomology
Patricia Parker, 314-516-7274, pparker@umsl.edu: behavioral ecology, Galapagos Islands, disease ecology
Robert Ricklefs, 314-516-5101, ricklefs@umsl.edu: evolutionary ecology, community ecology, biogeography, life history biology
Peter Stevens, 314-516-6215, stevensp@umsl.edu: plant phylogeny and biological nomenclature (groups, classifications)
Teresa Thiel, 314-516-6208, thiel@umsl.edu: biofuels, nitrogen used for fertilizer production and Algae (cyanobacteria)
Xuemin (Sam) Wang, (314) 516-6219, wangxue@umsl.edu: plant science, specifically signal transduction in plant growth, development and stress responses; lipid-mediated signaling; functional genomics of phospholipases; metabolic profiling and lipidomics; metabolic engineering

 

BUSINESS

Perry D. Drake, 314-516-6490, drakep@umsl.edu: digital and social media marketing
Thomas Eyssell, 314-516-6273, eyssellt@umsl.edu: financial management, corporate finance and investments, financial policies
Hung-gay Fung, 314-516-6374, fungh@umsl.edu: international finance, China’s economy and finances
Greg Geisler, 314-516-6122, geislerg@umsl.edu: tax issues, tax laws
Min Ju, 314-516-4075, jum@umsl.edu: marketing strategy, inter-firm relationship, firm capability
Mary Lacity, 314-516-6127, lacitym@umsl.edu: global outsourcing of business, information technology, legal services, impact sourcing, rural sourcing
Edward Lawrence, 314-516-6148, lawrencee@umsl.edu: corporate finance, banking, real estate
Haim Mano, 314-516-6265, manoh@umsl.edu: advertising research, marketing strategies, consumer behavior
Joseph Martinich, 314-516-6145, martinichj@umsl.edu: operations management, operations research, businesses going green
Steve Moehrle, 314-516-6142, moehrles@umsl.edu: accounting issues, sports business, accounting fraud
Ray Mundy, 314-516-7213, mundyr@umsl.edu: transportation issues
Janet Murray, 314-516-6537, murrayjan@umsl.edu: global sourcing, international business, women in business
Joe  Rottman, 314-516-6288, rottmanj@umsl.edu: offshore IT outsourcing, business process outsourcing, systems analysis and design
Vicki Sauter, 314-516-6281, sauterv@umsl.edu: computer history, computer and Internet issues and scams, women in computing
D’Anne Weise, 314-516-6149, dweise@umsl.edu: investments, risk management, stock market
Keith Womer, 314-516-6119, womerk@umsl.edu: production planning, cost estimation and oil pricing

  

CHEMISTRY AND BIOCHEMISTRY

James Bashkin, 314-516-7352, bashkinj@umsl.edu: antiviral agents, the design of antiviral and anticancer agents, organic process chemistry, nucleic acids, human papillomavirus (HPV), small DNA tumor viruses, smart materials, drug discovery, applied biochemistry, green chemistry, inorganic and organometallic chemistry
Eike Bauer, 314-516 5340, bauere@umsl.edu: green chemistry, catalysis
Benjamin Bythell, 314-516-5314, bythellb@umsl.edu: mass spectrometry, analytical chemistry, gas-phase ion chemistry
Alexei Demchenko, 314-516-7995, demchenkoa@umsl.edu: synthesis, carbohydrates, oligosaccharides, synthetic vaccines, glycosylation
Cynthia M. Dupureur, 314-516-4392, dupureurc@umsl.edu: DNA and metabolism
George Gokel, 314-516-5321, gokelg@umsl.edu: general organic and bioorganic chemistry, litigation and trial experience
Bruce C. Hamper, 314-516-5311, hamperb@umsl.edu: organic chemistry, chiral compounds, chromatography and continuous flow chemistry
Steve Holmes, 314-516-4382, holmesst@umsl.edu: inorganic chemistry, magnetism, molecular structures
Michael Nichols, 314-516-7345, nicholsmic@umsl.edu: protein biophysics, Alzheimer’s disease
Nigam Rath, 314-516-5333, rathn@umsl.edu: x-ray diffraction, single crystal structure determination, powder X-ray diffraction studies

 

COMMUNICATION AND MEDIA STUDIES

Alice Hall, 314-516-6662, Halla@umsl.edu: audience interpretation of media
Alan Heisel, 314-516-6189, Heisela@umsl.edu: organization and interpersonal communication
Tom McPhail, 314-516-6640, stlmcph@umsl.edu: media and telecommunications issues, international communication
Mike Murray, 314-516-5496, murraymd@umsl.edu: history of mass media, mass media education, broadcast regulation
Lara Zwarun, (cell) 214-770-6747, (office) 314-516-6725, zwarun@umsl.edu: beer and alcohol advertising/marketing; risky and controversial media messages; advertising regulation, self-regulation and policy; media law; media literacy; tobacco marketing; persuasion and effectiveness of health campaigns and messages

 

CRIMINOLOGY AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE

Finn-Aage Esbensen, 314-516-4619, esbensenf@umsl.edu: youth violence and gangs
Beth Huebner, 314-516-5043, huebnerb@umsl.edu: prisoner re-entry, criminal justice decision-making, quantitative research methods
Dan Isom, 314-516 5472, isomd@umsl.edu: police administration and policy, crime control policy
David Klinger, 314-516-7012, klingerd@umsl.edu: police officer shootings, police department policy issues, tasers, terrorism
Janet Lauritsen, 314-516-5427, lauritsenj@umsl.edu: causes and consequences of victimization, gender crimes and socialization
Richard Rosenfeld, 314-516-6717, rosenfeldr@umsl.edu: social sources of criminal violence, crime and the economy, crime statistics, crime control

 

ECONOMICS

Michael Allison, 314-516-5306, allisonm@umsl.edu: econometric theory and business cycles
Susan Feigenbaum, 314-516-5554, feigenbaums@umsl.edu: health-care economics, economics of science
Lea-Rachel Kosnik, 314-516-5351, kosnikl@umsl.edu: environmental economics, energy economics, public and regulatory economics, behavioral economics.
William Rogers, 314-516-5860, rogerswil@umsl.edu: regional economics, urban economics
David Rose, 314-516-4117, rose@umsl.edu: macroeconomics, political economy, behavioral economics, institutional economics
Donald Sweeney, 314-516-7990, sweeneyd@umsl.edu: transportation economics, waterways
Anne Winkler, 314-516-5563, winklera@umsl.edu: economics of gender and family; women, men and work; welfare and poverty

  

EDUCATION

Wolfgang Althof, (314) 516-6818, althofw@umsl.edu: Citizenship Education
Deborah Baldini, 314-516-5912, deborah_baldini@umsl.edu: postsecondary education for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities
Carole Basile, 314-516-5901, basilec@umsl.edu: educator preparation; educator professional learning;  science, technology, engineering & math (STEM); urban education; and education leadership.
Marvin Berkowitz, 314-516-7521, berkowitzm@umsl.edu: character education
Kathleen Sullivan Brown, 314-516-5788, brownks@umsl.edu: educational policy
Theresa Coble, (314) 516-5951, coblet@umsl.edu: Experiential, Outdoor and Family Education
Judith Cochran, (314) 516-7302, CochranJu@msx.umsl.edu: Tutorial Education
Angela Coker, 314-516-6088, cokera@umsl.edu: counselor education, African-American studies, women’s studies
Matthew D. Davis, 314-856-2145; davismat@umsl.edu: history of school desegregation, urban education
Charles Granger, 314-516-6220, granger@umsl.edu: science education, K-12 student achievement and lack of achievement, curriculum development, standardized testing, teacher preparation and evaluation, educator professional development.
Donald Gouwens, 314-516-4773, gouwens@umsl.edu; school mental health
Brian Hutchison, 314-516-6093, hutchisonbr@umsl.edu: career development and work issues/counseling, school counseling, international career and counseling issues
Patricia Kopetz, (314) 516-4885, kopetzp@umsl.edu: Education for Children with Disabilities
William Kyle, (314) 516-5375, kylew@umsl.edu: Science Education including science and technology skills of youth and community members in high poverty communities in St. Louis and sub-Sahara Africa; curricular reform
Keith Miller, (314) 516-4828, millerkei@umsl.edu: Life-Long Learning in the Sciences; computer ethics; online education; and software testing
Jerome Morris, (314) 516-5953 morrisjer@umsl.edu: urban education, school and community linkage
Mark Pope, 314-516-7121, popeml@umsl.edu: gay and lesbian issues, cultural diversity in the workplace, counseling and mental issues
April Regester, (314) 516-5917, regestera@umsl.edu: educator prep, inclusive education, transition, behavior support
Helene Sherman, 314-516-6710, shermanhe@umsl.edu: instructional strategies, curricular innovations, mathematics and science education
James Shymansky, (314) 516-5046, shymanskyj@umsl.edu: Science Education- elementary education and rural school districts
Cathy Vatterott, 314-516-5863, vatterottc@umsl.edu: homework
Gayle Wilkinson, 314-516-5951, wilkinsong@umsl.edu: preparing new educators

 

ENGLISH

Deborah Aldrich-Watson, 314-516-5605, daw@umsl.edu: early modern literature
Jeanne Allison, 314-516-5587, allisonjea@umsl.edu: professional, technical and creative writing
Joseph Carroll, 314-516-5543, jcarroll@umsl.edu: evolution and culture, literary theory
Richard Cook, 314-516-5516, rcook@umsl.edu: American literature, Cold War biographical/autobiographical writing
Sylvia Cook, 314-516-5597, cooks@msx.umsl.edu: American, Southern and working-class literature
John Dalton, 314-516-5619, daltonj@umsl.edu: novel, fiction and contemporary writing
Sally Barr Ebest, 314-516-5544, sebest@umsl.edu: teaching as a feminist, contemporary Irish and Irish-American women writers, role of feminism in Ireland and the United States, feminism and Catholicism in contemporary society
Glenn Irwin, 314-516-5574, irwint@umsl.edu: modern poetry and poetry writing
Matt Kimbrell, 314-516-5688, mkyrd@umsl.edu: composition pedagogy, cultural studies, critical (literary) theory, humanities
William Klein, 314-516-5737, bill_klein@umsl.edu: St. Louis blues music history, technical and science writing, Web-based writing, writing across the curriculum
Deborah Maltby, 314-516-5579, maltbyd@umsl.edu: Thomas Hardy, rural England and literary tourism
Scott McKelvie, 314-516-5596, scomac@umsl.edu: baseball literature
Lauren Obermark, 314-516-5591, obermarkl@umsl.edu: rhetorical theory, disability studies, feminist rhetoric(s), composition theory and pedagogy
C. David Rota, 314-516-5580, rota@umsl.edu: American literature, the Bible as literature, religion in American literature
Steven Schreiner, 314-516-5583, schreiner@umsl.edu: creative writing, modern and contemporary poetry
Kurt Schreyer, 314-516-5500, schreyerk@umsl.edu: Shakespeare, early English drama, stagecraft, Renaissance
Shane Seely, 314-516-5856, seelys@umsl.edu: contemporary poetry, poetry writing, creative nonfiction, creativity, writing process
Lynn Staley, 314-516-5601, staleyly@umsl.edu: writing in business settings, writing resumes, domestic violence issues
Benjamin Torbert, 314-516-6848, torbertb@umsl.edu: regional dialects; minority, gender and region in dialect
Mary Troy, 314-516-6845, marytroy@umsl.edu: creative and fiction writing, contemporary literature
Barbara VanVoorden, 314-516-7478, vanvoordenb@umsl.edu: English grammar
Drucilla Wall, 314-516-5518, walldm@umsl.edu: Native American studies and writers
Eamonn Wall, 314-516-5589, walle@msx.umsl.edu: contemporary Irish, Irish-American literature and culture

  

GENDER STUDIES

Sally Barr Ebest, 314-516-6383, sebest@umsl.edu:  transnational feminist literature, transgender issues
Kathleen Butterly Nigro, 314-516-5581, nigrok@umsl.edu; Kate Chopin, feminist theory and pedagogy

 

HEALTH

Jermine Alberty, 314-877-6453, jermine.alberty@mimh.edu: training in Mental Health First Aid and Cultural Competency in Mental Health Services, human services of nonprofits and faith-based organizations, crisis intervention, juvenile justice, community organizing, social justice
Susan Dean-Baar, 314-516-6849, deanbaars@umsl.edu: nursing workforce, professional practice environments, development and implementation of nursing standards and guidelines for practice
Amanda Whitworth Bequette, 314-877-6472, amanda.bequette@mimh.edu: child trauma prevention; needs assessments and outcomes research, relationship between self-esteem, social inclusion and healthy behaviors; risk and prevention activities for both youth and adults
Kathy Borcherding, 314-516-7351, borcherdingk@umsl.edu: obstetric nursing, mental health in pregnancy
Wilma Calvert, 314-516-7073, calvert@umsl.edu: community health, nursing informatics
Rachel Christiansen, 314-877-6499, rachel.christiansen@mimh.edu: mental health program fidelity evaluation, evidence-based practice implementation, organizational change, co-occurring disorders, trauma, abuse
Anne Fish, 314-516-7077, fisha@umsl.edu: exercise hypertensive
Dawn Lee Garzon, 314-516-7094, d_garzon@umsl.edu: advanced practice nursing, child health, child development, accident/injury prevention, child and adolescent mental health, cultural barriers to accessing health
Sheila Grigsby, 314-516-6691, grigsbys@umsl.edu: community health nursing, parish nursing
Matthew Hile, 314-877-6459, matthew.hile@mimh.edu: clinical and community psychology, behavioral informatics, substance abuse, mental retardation, screening, website development
Kuei-Hsiang (Grace) Hsueh, 314-516-7773, hsuehk@umsl.edu: care for frail elderly, Asian caregiving
Susan Kendig, cell: 314-629-2372, office: 314-516-5880, kendigs@umsl.edu: patient safety, women’s health, health policy issues
Deborah Kiel, 314-516-7087, kield@umsl.edu: infant mortality, health policy, health status of communities, effects of obesity for women and children
Liz Mantych, 314-516-7079, mantyche@msx.umsl.edu: homelessness, incarcerated women
Michael Nichols, 314-516-7345, nicholsmic@umsl.edu: Alzheimer’s disease
Scott Perkins, 573-751-8155, scott.perkins@dmh.mo.gov: social work, suicide prevention for youth, LGBT issues, nonsuicidal self injury (NSSI), veteran mental health
Andrea Purnell, 314-877-6404, andrea.purnell@mimh.edu: mental-health communication, mental-health theater, arts education
Kathryn Records, 314-516-6076, recordsk@umsl.edu: nursing, perinatal mood and anxiety disorders
Diane Saleska, 314-516-7249, saleskad@umsl.edu: patient simulators
Annie Vandermause, 314-516-6060, vandermauserk@umsl.edu: women, adolescents and substance use; community health; hermeneutic research methods
Felix Vincenz, 314-877-5987, felix.vincenz@dmh.mo.gov: clinical psychology, inpatient and outpatient treatment and rehabilitation, serious mental illness in the deaf, antisocial personality disorder, work-force development in behavioral health, psychosocial rehabilitation, self-directed care, electronic medical records development

  

HISTORY

Deborah Cohen, 314-516-5735, deborah.cohen@umsl.edu: historical and contemporary Mexican immigration, the U.S.-Mexico border
Priscilla Dowden, 314-516-5723, padhist@umsl.edu: African-American St. Louis
J. Frederick Fausz, 314-516-5704, jff@umsl.edu: American Indians, colonial America, early America fur trades, 18th century St. Louis
Kevin Fernlund, 314-516-5740, fernlund@umsl.edu: history of space exploration and Lyndon B. Johnson
Louis Gerteis, 314-516-5680, Gerteis@umsl.edu: 19th century United States, slavery, emancipation, St. Louis, Civil War and Reconstruction
Maris Gillette, 314-516-5684, gillettema@umsl.edu: museum studies and community history, digital history, material culture of China
John Gillingham III, 314-516-5691, gillingham@umsl.edu: European Union
Winston Hsieh, 314-516-5702, hsiehw@umsl.edu: Asian history, modern China, Asian Pacific Rim, United States and international energy policy
Andrew Hurley, 314-516-4805, ahurley@umsl.edu: urbanization and development of St. Louis neighborhoods
Minsoo Kang, 314-516-5739, kangmi@umsl.edu: robots and history of science
Kara Moskowitz, 314-516-5999, moskowitzk@umsl.edu: African history, international development, decolonization, Kenya
Gerda Ray, 314-516-5697, rayg@umsl.edu: white prisons
Steve Rowan, 314-516-5620, srowan@umsl.edu: history of Germans in Missouri
Carlos Schwantes, 314-516-5734, schwantesc@umsl.edu: history of the American West and transportation
Laura Westhoff, 314-516-5692, westhoffl@msx.umsl.edu: history of post-Civil War American women, American history education

 

MATH AND COMPUTER SCIENCE

Sanjiv K. Bhatia, 314-516-6520, sanjiv@acm.org: digital image processing, computer graphics, operating systems
Haiyan Cai, 314-516-6351, haiyan_cai@umsl.edu: stochastic simulations, computational statistics, statistical modeling, spatial statistics.
Richard Friedlander, 314-516-6350, friedlan@arch.cs.umsl.edu: mathematics, K-12 math education
Cezary Z. Janikow, 314-516-6352, janikow@arch.cs.umsl.edu: artificial intelligence, evolutionary computation, genetic programming, cybersecurity

 

MUSIC

Gary Brandes, 314-516-2263, brandesg@umsl.edu: wind ensemble
Barbara Harbach, 314-516-7776, harbachb@umsl.edu: women in the arts
Aurelia Hartenberger, 314-623-3385, hartenbergera@umsl.edu: world music
Matt Henry, 314-516-7970, henryma@umsl.edu: percussion
Stella Markou, 314-516-5947, markous@umsl.edu: voice, opera
Jennifer Mishra, 314-516-5984, mishraj@umsl.edu: music education
Michael V. Smith, smithmv@umsl.edu  : instrumental music education
Alla Voskoboynikova, 314-516-4198, voskoboynikovaa@umsl.edu: piano
Jim Widner, 314-516-4235, widnerjl@umsl.edu: jazz

  

NURSING

Susan Dean-Baar, 314-516-6849, deanbaars@umsl.edu: nursing workforce, professional practice environments, development and implementation of nursing standards and guidelines for practice
Kathy Borcherding, 314-516-7351, borcherdingk@umsl.edu: obstetric nursing, mental health in pregnancy
Wilma Calvert, 314-516-7073, calvert@umsl.edu: community health, nursing informatics
Anne Fish, 314-516-7077, fisha@umsl.edu: exercise hypertensive
Dawn Lee Garzon, 314-516-7094, d_garzon@umsl.edu: advanced practice nursing, child health, child development, accident/injury prevention, child and adolescent mental health, cultural barriers to accessing health
Sheila Grigsby, 314-516-6691, grigsbys@umsl.edu: community health nursing, parish nursing
Kuei-Hsiang (Grace) Hsueh, 314-516-7773, hsuehk@umsl.edu: care for frail elderly, Asian caregiving
Susan Kendig, cell: 314-629-2372, office: 314-516-5880, kendigs@umsl.edu: patient safety, women’s health, health policy issues
Deborah Kiel, 314-516-7087, kield@umsl.edu: infant mortality, health policy, health status of communities, effects of obesity for women and children
Roberta Lavin, 315-516-5049, lavinr@umsl.edu: disaster preparedness and response, public health, pandemics, prison health care
Vanessa Loyd, 314-516-7513, loydv@umsl.edu: health disparities, patient care quality and safety, health and nursing informatics, perioperative nursing, correctional health care
Liz Mantych, 314-516-7079, mantyche@msx.umsl.edu: homelessness, incarcerated women
Michael Nichols, 314-516-7345, nicholsmic@umsl.edu: Alzheimer’s disease
Kathryn Records, 314-516-6076, recordsk@umsl.edu: nursing, perinatal mood and anxiety disorders
Diane Saleska, 314-516-7249, saleskad@umsl.edu: patient simulators
Annie Vandermause, 314-516-6060, vandermauserk@umsl.edu: women, adolescents and substance use; community health; hermeneutic research methods

 

OPTOMETRY

Carl Bassi, 314-516-6029, bassi@umsl.edu: color vision, visual sensitivity, Alzheimer’s disease, new technologies
Edward Bennett, 314-516-6258, ebennett@umsl.edu: contact lenses
Kathleen Boland, 314-516-6229, bolandk@umsl.edu: low vision rehabilitation
Erin M. Brooks, 314-516-6259, brooksem@umsl.edu: children’s vision, ocular disease, community health eye care, vision therapy
Larry Davis, 314-516-5606, ljdavis@umsl.edu: keratoconus, vision performance after surgery
Julie DeKinder, 314-516-5116, dekinderj@umsl.edu: contact lenses, specialty and post-surgical contact lens fitting, scleral lens fitting, myopia control
Vinita Henry, 314-516-6532, vhenry@umsl.edu: contact lenses
Edward S. Jarka, 314-516-5359, jarkae@msx.umsl.edu: dry eye and regenerative medicine
Thomas Landgraf, 314-516-5949, landgraft@umsl.edu: ocular disease
Linda Marks, 314-516-5808, lindamarks@umsl.edu: children’s vision
Angel Novel-Simmons, 314-516-5995, novela@umsl.edu: ocular disease 

 

PHILOSOPHY 

Jill Delston, 314-707-6039, delstonj@umsl.edu: ethics, applied ethics, political philosophy, ancient Greek philosophy
Jon McGinnis, 314-516-5439, mcginnis@umsl.edu: ancient and medieval philosophy, ancient and medieval history of science, Islamic studies, scholastic philosophy
Lauren Olin, 314-546-7324, olinl@umsl.edu: moral psychology, philosophy of cognitive science, philosophy of neuroscience
Gualtiero Piccinini, 314-516-6160, piccininig@umsl.edu: philosophy of mind, philosophy of psychology and neuroscience, artificial intelligence
Waldemar Rohloff, 314-516-6192, rohloffw@umsl.edu: logic and reasoning
Eric Wiland, 314- 516-5495, wiland@umsl.edu or preferably wiland@gmail.com: ethics, rationality, advice

 

PHYSICS AND ASTRONOMY 

Sonya Bahar, 314-516-7150, bahars@umsl.edu: chaos theory, applications of physics to neuroscience and Epilepsy research
Ta-Pei Cheng, 314-691-6589, tpcheng@umsl.edu: relativity, cosmology, black holes, particle physics, Einstein
Bernard Feldman, 314-516-6805, feldmanb@umsl.edu: automobile engines, bird flight, solar energy, failing bridges and scientific fraud
Mike Fix, 314-415-5504, fixm@umsl.edu: paleontology, dinosaurs, general geology
Phil Fraundorf, 314-516-5044, fraundorfp@umsl.edu: nano-characterization, electronic & extraterrestrial materials, information physics
Erika Gibb, 314-516-5081, gibbe@umsl.edu: comets, star formation, astrobiology, general astronomy
Peter Handel, cell: 314-255-7348, office: 314-516-5021, handel@umsl.edu: electronic noise in any devices or sensors or nanotech or any hi-tech system, phase noise, quantum 1/f noise, in MEMS, in Quartz resonators, in oscillators, stability of frequency standards, low noise optimization, atmospheric electricity and ball lightning, theoretical and applied physics
David Horne, 314-516-7471, horned@umsl.edu: Martian atmosphere and Mars exploration, general astronomy, general physics, planetarium
Eric Majzoub, 314-516-5779, majzoube@umsl.edu: hydrogen economy, energy-related technologies
Bruce Wilking, 314-516-5023, bwilking@umsl.edu: general astronomy, brown dwarf stars, comets and meteors

 

POLITICAL SCIENCE

Brian Fogarty, 314-516-5520, fogartyb@umsl.edu: congressional politics, media and politics, political methodology
Andrew Glassberg, 314-516-5506, glassberg@umsl.edu: public policy administration, municipal government, tax-increment financing districts, military base closings
Barbara L. Graham, 314-516-5854, barbara.graham@umsl.edu: selection of federal and state judges, constitutional law, American national politics
Jean-Germain Gros, 314-516-5848, jg.gros@umsl.edu: state failure and reconstruction, democracy and development in Francophone Africa and the Caribbean, health policy and administration in U.S. and Africa, Haiti, Trans-Atlantic slave trade, slavery in the Caribbean Islands
Ruth Iyob, 314-516-6372, iyob@umsl.edu: African politics
Terry Jones, 314-516-5511, terry.jones@umsl.edu: American urban politics, public opinion, voting behavior, survey research methods
David Kimball, 314-516-6050, dkimball@umsl.edu: American national politics, voting behavior, election administration, interest group lobbying
Nancy Kinney, 314-516-5420, kinneyn@umsl.edu: nonprofit sector, faith-based organizations, nonprofit organizations
Richard Middleton, 314-516-6745, middletonrt@umsl.edu: black perspectives in public administration, Afro-Latino politics, representation and public policy
Joyce Mushaben, 314-516-4908, mushaben@umsl.edu: identity politics, feminism, German and European politics
David B. Robertson, 314-516-5855, daverobertson@umsl.edu: American politics and political history, Missouri politics, U.S. federalism, U.S. Constitution
J. Martin Rochester, 314-516-5844, Rochester@umsl.edu: U.S. foreign policy, international relations, international law and organization
Wally Siewert, 314-516-6377, siewertw@umsl.edu: political ethics, the political process, election ethics, partisanship, political values, idealism and ideologies
Todd Swanstrom, 314-516-5259, swanstromt@umsl.edu: community development, foreclosures, regional government and policy, urban politics and policy, transportation
Kenneth Thomas, 314-516-5839, kpthomas@umsl.edu: economic development, tax increment financing, subsidies to business, international political economy and multinational corporations

 

PUBLIC POLICY RESEARCH

Steve Gardner, 314-516-7146, stevenmgardner@aol.com: property tax assessments in Missouri, work-force trends
Jeanne Ortega, 314-516-6594, ortegaj@umsl.edu: evaluation and organizational development
Mark Tranel, 314-516-5289, mtranel@umsl.edu: state support of recycling programs in the Midwest, public pension fund investment

 

WOMEN IN PUBLIC LIFE

Vivian Eveloff, 314-516-6622, veveloff@umsl.edu: women in politics


THEATRE AND DANCE

Niyi Coker, 314-516-4852, niyi@umsl.edu: African and African-American theater, film, music, culture and history
Rita Csapo-Sweet, 314-516-6663, csapo@umsl.edu: Eastern and South Central European media and culture during the communist and post-communist period
 

STUDENT SERVICES

Teresa Balestreri, 314-516-5002, balestrerit@umsl.edu: career and employment related topics
Alan Byrd, 314-516-6471, byrdak@umsl.edu: enrollment, financial aid, college admissions, scholarships
Curt Coonrod, 314-516-5211, coonrodc@umsl.edu: student issues
Lori Flanagan, 314-516-5661, flanaganl@umsl.edu: men’s and women’s varsity sports programs
Tony Georges, 314-516-5508, georgesa@umsl.edu: financial aid
Jonathan Lidgus, 314-516-5537, lidgusl@umsl.edu: residential life
Jessica Long-Pease, 314-516-5202, longjessi@umsl.edu: student involvement and organizations, fraternity and sorority life, campus life, student government
Miriam Roccia, 314-516-4545, roccia@umsl.edu: student issues and campus life
Nancy Magnuson, 314-516-5671, magnusonn@umsl.edu: trends in student health
Chris Sullivan, 314-416-5711, sullivan@umsl.edu: collegiate mental health, counseling on college campuses, multicultural counseling
 

VETERANS AND MILITARY STUDIES

Jim Craig, 314-516-6037, craigjr@umsl.edu: history of veterans support programs in America, military culture, role of literature in veteran healing, civil/military relations, military operations and strategy
Rebecca McMenamin, 314-516-7681, mcmenaminr@umsl.edu: veterans’ transition into higher education, military educational benefits

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