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David M Rabban

David M Rabban

Professor and Dahr Jamail, Randall Hage Jamail and Robert Lee Jamail Regents Chair, University Distinguished Teaching Professor, School of Law
drabban@law.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 1308

Expertise: Higher education law, academic freedom in particular.

Llewellyn K Rabenberg

Llewellyn K Rabenberg

Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Cockrell School of Engineering
lew.rabenberg@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 3178

Expertise: Materials Science; electron microscopy and diffraction; magnetic materials.

Guy P Raffa

Guy P Raffa

Associate Professor, Department of French and Italian, College of Liberal Arts
guyr@utexas.edu
+1 512 232 5492, +1 512 471 5531

Expertise: Dante Studies, medieval Italian literature and culture, digital humanities, history and philosophy of science, Italo Calvino and Umberto Eco, 20th century Italian fiction; Medieval Italian literature.

Rajagopal  Raghunathan

Rajagopal Raghunathan

Associate Professor, Department of Marketing, McCombs School of Business
raj.raghunathan@mccombs.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 2987

Expertise: Consumer behavior, decision making

Varun  Rai

Varun Rai

Assistant Professor, Lyndon B Johnson School of Public Affairs
raivarun@gmail.com
+1 512 471 5057, +1 512 471 4697

Expertise: Dr. Rai's principal research interests are in technological change, innovation and diffusion; economics of climate change/integrated assessment models; and energy and development. His research combines energy systems modeling with the political economy of energy markets to understand how changes in energy technologies, market conditions, policies and regulation, and environment could impact energy generation. The emphasis of his research is on interdisciplinary and integrative research in engineering and policy to ensure that the insights from his policy research are rooted in the underlying technical realties

L L Raja

L L Raja

Professor, Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, Cockrell School of Engineering
lraja@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4279

Expertise: Low-temperature Glow Discharge Plasma

Ruthine K Raley

Ruthine K Raley

Professor, Department of Sociology, College of Liberal Arts
kelly.raley@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 6333

Expertise: Children, youth, educational attainment, families, relationships, marriage, cohabitation, sexual relationships

Kenneth M Ralls

Kenneth M Ralls

Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Cockrell School of Engineering
ralls@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 3185

Expertise: Materials Sciences; Metals or Alloys; Microstructural analysis of refractory metal alloys; Processing and properties of refractory metal alloys

Ellen M Rathje

Ellen M Rathje

Professor and Warren S. Bellows Centennial Professorship in Civil Engineering, Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering, Cockrell School of Engineering
e.rathje@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 3683, +1 512 471 4929

Expertise: Geotechnical earthquake engineering and engineering seismology; Seismic stability of earth structures and slopes; Earthquake-induced landslides; Seismic site response; Field liquefaction evaluation and soil improvement; Application of remote sensing to earthquake damage assessment;

Joanne M Ravel

Professor Emeritus and Asbel Smith Professor Emeritis, Department of Chemistry, College of Natural Sciences
jravel@austin.rr.com
+1 512 471 3973, +1 512 471 4562

Expertise: Biochemistry; protein biosynthesis

Krishnaswa  Ravi-Chandar

Krishnaswa Ravi-Chandar

Professor and Temple Foundation Endowed Professorship No. 1, Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, Cockrell School of Engineering
ravi@utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4213

Expertise: Mechanical Behavior of Materials at High Strain Rates; Fracture in Nominally Brittle Materials; Shear Banding in Polymeric Materials; Phase Transformation in Shape Memory Alloys

Wayne A Rebhorn

Wayne A Rebhorn

Professor, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts
warebhorn@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8759

Expertise: English and continental Renaissance literature; Renaissance rhetoric; Shakespeare; Machiavelli; Boccaccio

Cory A Reed

Cory A Reed

Associate Professor, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, College of Liberal Arts
creed@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4936

Expertise: Literature (especially of Spain, Cervantes, Golden Age); study abroad; interdisciplinary programs; Spanish language and culture (Spain); Cultural links between Spain, Mexico, Morocco, and the Southwest; Interaction between Islam, Christianity, Judaism in middle ages and Early Modern period

Stephen D Reese

Stephen D Reese

Professor, School of Journalism, College of Communication
steve.reese@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 1666, +1 512 475 9158

Expertise: Journalism, media framing, press performance

Leonard F Register

Leonard F Register

Associate Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Cockrell School of Engineering
register@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 1868

Expertise: Theory of electronic and optoelectronic devices, particularly at the nano-scale; Semi-classical and quantum mechanical device modeling; Alternative materials and geometries for CMOS (?non-classical? CMOS); Alternative state variables and switching methods (?beyond CMOS?)

Mark  Regnerus

Mark Regnerus

Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, College of Liberal Arts
regnerus@prc.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 6307

Expertise: Sociology of Religion; Family; Adolescence; Sexuality; HIV/AIDS in Africa; Human Motivation

Sarah Jane Rehnborg

Director (Interim), Lyndon B Johnson School of Public Affairs
rehnborg@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 475 7616, +1 512 232 7062

Expertise: Non-Profit Management, Civil society, Education Policy

Danny D Reible

Danny D Reible

Professor, Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering, Cockrell School of Engineering
reible@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4642

Expertise: Contaminant processes in the environment; Fate and transport modeling; Assessment and remediation of contaminated sediments

Stuart  Reifel

Stuart Reifel

Professor Emeritus, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education
sr10@utexas.edu
+1 512 232 4500

Expertise: Early childhood education; play therapy; early development

Pengyu  Ren

Pengyu Ren

Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Cockrell School of Engineering
pren@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 1832

Expertise: Molecular modeling of biological systems; Computational drug discovery

Paul E Resta

Paul E Resta

Professor, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education
resta@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 6128, +1 512 471 5942

Expertise: Computer-supported collaborative learning; Web-based learning environments; instructional systems design; planning and policy issues in technology and teacher education

Penne L Restad

Senior Lecturer, Department of History, College of Liberal Arts
restad@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 5236, +1 512 475 7233

Expertise: American social and cultural history, with particular interest in the history of American holidays, public ritual, consumer culture, and national identity; the formation of American cultural identities and behaviors; the intersection of gift and money economies in the late 19th century.

Donna L Rew

Donna L Rew

Professor, School of Nursing
ellerew@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 7941, +1 512 232 7595

Expertise: Adolescent health, sexual health practices of homeless youth, sexual abuse and long-term sequelae, education for underserved populations, intuition in decision-making

Samuel S Richardson

Assistant Professor, Lyndon B Johnson School of Public Affairs
samr@utexas.edu
+1 512 232 3687

Expertise: Healthcare Policy, Healthcare

John H Richburg

John H Richburg

Professor, College of Pharmacy
john.richburg@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4736, +1 512 471 5096

Expertise: testicular cancer, cell death and influence of environmental chemicals

Susan K Rieff

Executive Director, Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, College of Natural Sciences
srieff@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 0136

Expertise: Environmental policy; sustainable natural resources policy and management; public lands and land conservation

Peter J Riley

Professor, Department of Physics, College of Natural Sciences
riley@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 3285

Expertise: Medium and high-energy nuclear physics

Maggie R Rivas-Rodriguez

Associate Professor, School of Journalism, College of Communication
mrivas@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 0405

Expertise: Journalism; the intersection of oral history and journalism; Latinos and the news media, both as producers of news and as consumers; U.S. Latinos & Latinas of the World War II generation; diversity in the news media, National Association of Hispanic Journalists

Daron K Roberts

Daron K Roberts

Founding Director, Center for Sports Leadership and Innovation, Office of the President
daronroberts@utexas.edu
+1 512 471 2320

Expertise: Roberts leads the effort at UT Austin to help young male and female athletes succeed on and off the field as responsible citizens.

David W Robertson

David W Robertson

Professor, School of Law
drobertson@law.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 1339

Expertise: Personal injury law; torts; admiralty; maritime law; transnational tort litigation

Gary T Rochelle

Gary T Rochelle

Professor and Carol & Henry Groppe Professorship in Chemical Engineering, Department of Chemical Engineering, Cockrell School of Engineering
rochelle@che.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 7230

Expertise: Dr. Rochelle's research includes a focus on control of air pollution by acid gases, carbon dioxide, and air toxics, CO2 capture, flue gas desulfurization, acid gas treating, CO2 mass transfer with chemical reaction, electrolyte thermodynamics, reaction kinetics in aqueous solutions.

Aaron B Rochlen

Aaron B Rochlen

Professor, Department of Educational Psychology, College of Education
arochlen@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 0361, +1 512 471 4409

Expertise: Fathering; stay at home dads; depression in men; psychotherapy for men; tenure track academic fathers; mental health services for men; traditional masculine gender roles; using technology in instruction.

Gregory J Rodin

Gregory J Rodin

Professor and Temple Foundation Endowed Faculty Fellowship No. 6, Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, Cockrell School of Engineering
gjr@ices.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4230

Expertise: Fast Algorithms for Composite Materials; Mechanics of Ice; Creep Deformation and Fracture

Victoria E Rodriguez

Associate Professor, Lyndon B Johnson School of Public Affairs
victoria@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 475 8620

Expertise: Politics in Mexico; decentralization in Latin America; women and politics in Mexico and Latin America; gender and public policy; US policy development; theory of public policy.

Ehud I Ronn

Ehud I Ronn

Professor, Department of Finance, McCombs School of Business
eronn@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 5853

Expertise: Dr. Ronn's research is primarily in the area of energy risk: modeling, measurement and management. He has published articles on banking, investments, interest rate-sensitive instruments, and energy derivatives in academic and practitioner literature. In the energy-consulting area, Dr. Ronn has addressed the multiple issues of Risk Assessment; Construction of Optimal Hedge Portfolios; VAR and CVAR; Dual-Fuel Options; Valuation of Load-Following Services; Modeling Energy Prices and Pricing Monthly and Daily Options; and the Valuation and Optimal Management of Storage Facility.

Mary  Rose

Mary Rose

Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, College of Liberal Arts
mrose@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 6336

Expertise: Juries and jury decision making, empirical analysis of the law, lay understanding of law and legal practices; justice perceptions; jury behavior; emotions and law, social psychology

Catherine E Ross

Catherine E Ross

Professor, Department of Sociology, College of Liberal Arts
cross@prc.utexas.edu

Expertise: Aging; health disparities; sense of personal control; gender gap; depression.

Timothy B Rowe

Timothy B Rowe

Professor and J. Nalle Gregory Regents Professor, Department of Geological Sciences, Jackson School of Geosciences
rowe@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 1725, +1 512 232 5512

Expertise: Vertebrate paleontology, evolution and development of the vertebrate skeleton, phylogenetic systematics, the early history of mammals and their extinct relatives among Synapsida, the history of birds and their extinct relatives among Dinosauria, the history of other amniotes, high-resolution X-ray computed tomography, CT scanner, DigiMorph, informatics

Loriene  Roy

Loriene Roy

Professor, School of Information
loriene@ischool.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 3959

Expertise: Library development in Native American communities; creation of virtual museums of Native American artifacts; literacy efforts in Native American communities; library collection development and evaluation; oral tradition; organizing gatherings of indigenous librarians worldwide

Stephanie S Rude

Stephanie S Rude

Professor, Department of Educational Psychology, College of Education
srude@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4409

Expertise: My research interest centers primarily around the question, What makes certain people vulnerable to becoming depressed? Most of my work has focused on cognitive factors, biases in perception, interpretation, and memory that seem to characterize depression. Most recently I have been interested in emotion regulation (avoidance, suppression, rumination, emotional processing, mindful attention) and how it plays into depression vulnerability. cognitive vulnerability to depression cognitive impairments in depression professional psychotherapy ethics communication

John J Ruszkiewicz

John J Ruszkiewicz

Professor, Department of Rhetoric and Writing, College of Liberal Arts
jr@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8764, +1 512 471 6109

Expertise: Rhetoric; argumentation; grammar; writing; style; Shakespeare; automobile in American culture, Arts & Humanities.

Henry G Rylander

Henry G Rylander

Professor and Harry H. Power Professorship in Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Cockrell School of Engineering
rylander@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 1995

Expertise: Vision research; Biomedical sensors; Laser applications; Neuroprosthesis design