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Gayle Acton
Gayle Acton, Ph.D., R.N.
Assistant Professor
School of Nursing

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-9081
E-mail: gayle.acton@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
adult health nursing, gerontological nursing, gerontology, meta-analysis, family caregiving for persons with dementia, theory development
Mary  Adams
Mary Adams, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
School of Nursing

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-9091
E-mail: mladams@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Breast cancer screening, family and minority women health issues
Kamran Ali
Kamran Ali, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Anthropology
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512 471 7531
E-mail: asdar@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Gender, health, development, labor history, political movements (including Islamic groups) and urban social history in the Middle East and South Asia
Jacqueline Angel
Jacqueline Angel, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Public Affairs and Sociology
LBJ School of Public Affairs

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-2956
E-mail: jangel@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Hispanic health and demographics; aging policy; social policies with respect to diversity; long-term care
Ronen Avraham
Ronen Avraham, LLM, SJD
Professor
School of Law

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: (512) 232-1357
E-mail: RAVRAHAM@LAW.UTEXAS.EDU

EXPERTISE
Torts, Tort Reform, Healthcare Reform, Insurance Law, Law and Economics
 
John Bartholomew, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Kinesiology and Health Education
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-4405
E-mail: john.bart@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Exercise; mental health; sport psychology; stress reactivity
Brian Bremen
Brian Bremen, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of English
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-7842
E-mail: bremen@uts.cc.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
20th Century American poetry and fiction; Digital Humanities; Literary Theory; Literature and Medicine; Narrative Medicine; Bibliotherapy; Modernism; 20th Century Popular Culture; Indie Music; Standardized Testing (especially the SATs); Essay evaluation; Holistic Scoring; Admissions Essays.
Robert Brothers
Robert Brothers, Ph.D.
Asst Professor
Kinesiology and Health Education: Sport Management
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-6016
E-mail: r.m.brothers@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Cardiovascular physiology with a focus on blood pressure control and cardiac and cerebrovascular (brain blood flow) function in healthy and diseased populations.
Sharon Brown
Sharon Brown, Ph.D.
Joseph H. Blades Centennial Memorial Professor in Nursing
School of Nursing

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-4704
E-mail: sabrown@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Type 2 diabetes, health promotion,self-management, health disparities, meta-analysis
Josh Busby
Josh Busby, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Public Affairs
LBJ School of Public Affairs

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-8946
E-mail: busbyj@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Climate change; HIV/AIDS; international development; energy policy; international organizations; global public health
Darla Castelli
Darla Castelli, PhD
Associate Professor
Curriculum and Instruction; Physical Education
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-7636
E-mail: dcastelli@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Physical education instruction; exercise physiology; effects of physical activity and fitness on motor competency and cognitive health in children
Angela Clark
Angela Clark, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
School of Nursing

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-9078
E-mail: apclark@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
chronic heart failure, diabetes, healthy attitudes, cardiovascular health
Edward Coyle
Edward Coyle, Ph.D.
Professor
Kinesiology and Health Education
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-8596
E-mail: coyle@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Exercise physiology; sports nutrition; metabolism; diet and supplements; bicycling; endurance performance; running
Kelley Crews
Kelley Crews, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Geography and The Environment
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512.232.5909
E-mail: kac@uts.cc.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Ecologies of Global Health, Landscape Change Dynamics, Landuse Ecology & Management, GIS & Remote Sensing, Environmental Policy Analysis, and Population-Environment Interactions
Robert Crosnoe
Robert Crosnoe, Ph.D.
The Elsie and Stanley E. (Skinny) Adams, Sr. Centennial Professor in Liberal Arts
Department of Sociology
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-6340
E-mail: crosnoe@prc.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Child/adolescent development and transitions to adulthood; Education and child care; Families; Health; Immigration
Don Crowley
Don Crowley
Specialist
Kinesiology and Health Education: Physical Education
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-3949
E-mail: crowley@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Swimming/aquatic safety; swimming instruction; fitness
 
Erin Donovan-Kicken , Ph.D.
assistant professor
Communication Studies
College of Communication

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-7723
E-mail: edk@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
How people reveal and conceal illness, such as cancer or HIV/AIDS, among friends and family, the ways people manage information about their illness, topic avoidance as a cancer coping mechanism, health communication and psychology
David Drum
David Drum, PhD
Professor
Educational Psychology: Counseling Psychology
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-0367
E-mail: ddrum@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Mental health;health psychology counseling; suicide in college students
Toni Falbo
Toni Falbo, Ph.D.
Professor
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-8384
E-mail: toni@prc.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
At risk youth; dropping out; high schools; families; siblings; academic achievement; mental health; only-children especially in the U.S. China Korea; ethnic identity in youth
Brian Farr
Brian Farr
Lecturer
Kinesiology and Health Education
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-9885
E-mail: bfarr@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Preparing athletic trainers; sports medicine
Roger Farrar
Roger Farrar, PhD
Professor
Kinesiology and Health Education
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-8621
E-mail: rfarrar@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Skeletal muscular atrophy; muscle regeneration; exercise physiology; cardiac health and exercise; cardiovascular health and fitness in the elderly
Gregory Fenves
Gregory Fenves
Dean & Professor
Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering
Cockrell School of Engineering

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512 471 1166
E-mail: fenves@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Modeling and computational simulation of structures; earthquake engineering; structural health monitoring and assessment
Jeanne Freeland-Graves
Jeanne Freeland-Graves, Ph.D.
Bess Heflin Centennial Professor
Deparment of Human Ecology
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-0657
E-mail: jfg@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Nutrition; obesity; minerals; food; manganese
Sherri Greenberg
Sherri Greenberg, M.S. in public administration and policy from the London School of Economics
Lecturer
LBJ School of Public Affairs

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512/471-8324
E-mail: srgreenberg@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
A member of the Texas House of Representatives from 1991-2001, Greenberg?s areas of expertise include state and local government, public finance and budgeting, education, health care, transportation, and campaigns and elections in the state of Texas.
Mark Hayward
Mark Hayward, Ph.D.
Professor of Sociology
Department of Sociology
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-8382
E-mail: mhayward@prc.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Life course origins of health disparities, morbidity and mortality, biodemography; Aging; Life Expectancy; Health; Marriage; Divorce; Widowhood; Socioeconomic, Racial and Ethnic disparities in health
Carolyn Heinrich
Carolyn Heinrich
Sid Richardson Professor of Public Affairs
LBJ School of Public Affairs

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-3779
E-mail: cheinrich@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Healthcare Policy Education Policy Healthcare Social policy
Carole Holahan
Carole Holahan, PhD
Professor
Kinesiology and Health Education
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-2428
E-mail: c.holahan@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Psychosocial adjustment to cardiovascular illness; relationship between depression and physical illness; social resources and coping with aging; promotion of self-care behavior in older adults; depressive symptoms and cigarette smoking
Kristine Hopkins
Kristine Hopkins, Ph.D.
Lecturer
Sociology
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512.471.8313
E-mail: khopkins@prc.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Reproductive health issues in Latin America, the US-Mexico border, and Texas; impact of contraceptive availability among Mexican origin women on the US-Mexico border; teen pregnancy in Texas; overuse of cesarean section in Brazil and Mexico
Thomas Hunt
Thomas Hunt, J.D. and Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Kinesiology and Health Education
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-0994
E-mail: thomas_m_hunt@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Sport policy, law, and history; international relations; international politics and diplomacy; drugs and doping in sport; the Olympic Movement.
John Ivy
John Ivy, Ph.D.
Professor
Kinesiology and Health Education
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-8599
E-mail: johnivy@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Exercise physiology; carbohydrate metabolism; ergogenic aids; exercise and diabetes; nutrition and exercise
Jody Jensen
Jody Jensen, Ph.D.
Professor
Kinesiology and Health Education
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-2685
E-mail: JLJ@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Children''s motor skill development; children and exercise
Calvin Johnson
Calvin Johnson, J.D.
Professor
School of Law

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-1306
E-mail: chjohnson@law.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Federal tax law; constitutional law; accounting; business, economics & labor.
Robert  Josephs
Robert Josephs, Ph.D.
Professor
Psychology
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-9788
E-mail: josephs@psy.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Hormones and behavior; testosterone and personality; social psychology of power; social endocrinology of dominance
 
LeeAnn Kahlor, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Public Relations (Advertising)
College of Communication

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: (512) 471-8498
E-mail: kahlor@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Public relations, health and environmental risk communication, science communication, and information seeking.
Chris King
Chris King
Senior Research Scientist
LBJ School of Public Affairs

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-7891
E-mail: ctking@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Job Training Worker Health and Safety Education Policy Labor Performance management
Harold (Bill) Kohl
Harold (Bill) Kohl, Ph.D.
Research Professor
Kinesiology and Health Education
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-391-2530
E-mail: hkohl@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Dolly Lambdin
Dolly Lambdin, Ed.D.
Lecturer
Kinesiology and Health Education
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-1540
E-mail: lambdin@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Elementary physical education; teachers'''' careers; assessment in physical education; teachers'''' goals and intents
Alexandra Loukas
Alexandra Loukas, Ph.D.
Professor
Kinesiology and Health Education
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-9388
E-mail: alexandra.loukas@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
 
Michael Mackert, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Advertising
College of Communication

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512 471 8558
E-mail: mackert@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Telemedicine, health communication, health literacy and online communities.
Mia Markey
Mia Markey
Associate Professor
Biomedical Engineering
Cockrell School of Engineering

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-1711
E-mail: mia.markey@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Machine learning and statistical techniques for detection; Classification and prediction in biology and medicine; Biomedical image analysis
Christopher McCarthy
Christopher McCarthy, Ph.D.
Professor
Educational Psychology
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-4835
E-mail: cjmccarthy@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Talia  McCray
Talia McCray, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
School of Architecture

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-2708
E-mail: tmccray@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
ransportation Policy and Planning, Healthcare Access, Quantitative and GIS methods, Sustainable Transportation
 
John McKiernan-Gonzalez, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of History
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-745-4245
E-mail: tulua@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
The intersection of public health, civil rights and transnational social movements; 19th and 20th popular mobilization and American public health policies at the Mexican border; race and cross-border labor politics; and Latino public history
John Mirowsky
John Mirowsky, Ph.D.
Professor of Sociology
Department of Sociology
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-7064
E-mail: mirowsky@prc.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Aging; health over the life course; creativity; employment; education and the transition to adulthood
Chandra Muller
Chandra Muller, Ph.D.
Professor
Sociology
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-8377
E-mail: cmuller@soc.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
The effects of family, community, education policy and health behaviors on education and the transition to adulthood; STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) preparation and careers
Kristin Neff
Kristin Neff, Ed.D.
Associate Professor
Educational Psychology
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-472-0382
E-mail:

EXPERTISE
Todd Olmstead
Todd Olmstead
Associate Professor of Public Affairs


CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-8456
E-mail: olmstead@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Healthcare Policy Healthcare
Keryn Pasch
Keryn Pasch, Ed.D.
Assistant Professor
Kinesiology and Health Education
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-8295
E-mail: kpasch@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Marilyn Pattillo
Marilyn Pattillo, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Clincial Nursing
School of Nursing

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-7970
E-mail: mpattillo@nursing.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
disaster nursing, health care during bioterrorism attacks, gerontology, long-term health care
James Pennebaker
James Pennebaker, Ph.D.
Barbara Pierce Bush Regents Professorship in Liberal Arts
Department of Psychology
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-2781
E-mail: pennebaker@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Writing and health; word choice; language and relationships; expressive writing and diaries; language and personality; disasters, trauma and communication; natural language and communication; social psychology; psychosomatic problems.
Joseph Potter
Joseph Potter, Ph.D.
Professor
Sociology
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512.471.8341
E-mail: joe@prc.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Reproductive health, population and development, demographic estimation, Latin America and Texas. Evaluating impact of policies and funding for family planning in Texas.
Lynn Rew
Lynn Rew, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
School of Nursing

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-4784
E-mail: ellerew@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Adolescent health, sexual health practices of homeless youth, sexual abuse and long-term sequelae, education for underserved populations, intuition in decision-making
Sam Richardson
Sam Richardson
Assistant Professor of Public Affairs
LBJ School of Public Affairs

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-3687
E-mail: samr@utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Healthcare Policy Healthcare
Aaron Rochlen
Aaron Rochlen, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Educational Psychology
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-0361
E-mail: arochlen@austin.utexas.edu

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.
Catherine Ross
Catherine Ross, Ph.D.
Professor of Sociology
Population Research Center
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-7064
E-mail: cross@prc.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Aging; health disparities; sense of personal control; gender gap; depression.
William  Sage
William Sage, J.D., M.D.
Professor
School of Law

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: (512) 232-7806
E-mail: bsage@law.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Health law, regulatory theory, antitrust, and professional responsibility.
Rosa Schnyer
Rosa Schnyer
Clinical Assistant Professor
College of Pharmacy

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-5664
E-mail: rschnyer@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM); use of acupuncture to treat depression.
Patricia Stout
Patricia Stout, Ph.D.
Professor
College of Communication

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-475-9158
E-mail: pstout@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Advertising copy research and consumer behavior; emotional response to advertising; health communications and social marketing issues; business. Health communication, including HIV/AIDS, immunization, and obesity.
Sharon Strover
Sharon Strover, Ph.D.
Professor
Radio-TV-Film
College of Communication

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-6652
E-mail: sstrover@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
The Information Society; telecommunications policy, including telephone cable and satellite systems; international cultural policy with respect to film and television; and the digital divide.
Nan Sun
Nan Sun
Assistant Professor
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Cockrell School of Engineering

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-2051
E-mail: nansun@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Analog, mixed-signal, and RF integrated circuit design; Micro- and nano-scale solid-state platforms (silicon ICs and beyond) as an electrical, electrochemical, and optical analytical tool for biotechnology and medicine; Low-cost medical imaging systems; Miniature spin resonance systems
Hirofumi Tanaka
Hirofumi Tanaka, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Kinesiology and Health Education
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-4801
E-mail: htanaka@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
physiology, aging, cardiovascular health
Michael Telch
Michael Telch, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Psychology
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-475-8488
E-mail: telch@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Agrophobia; Anxiety and phobic disorders; Behavioral medicine; Behavioral therapies; Cognitive processes of behavior change; Therapy outcome evaluation
Janice (Jan) Todd
Janice (Jan) Todd, Ph.D.
Professor
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-4890
E-mail: j.todd@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Women and Sport; weightlifting bodybuilding women and exercise history of physical culture; Arts & Humanities
Diane  Tyler
Diane Tyler, Ph.D.
Professor of Clinical Nursing
School of Nursing

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-9092
E-mail: dtyler@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Obesity in children, health promotion and disease prevention
Debra Umberson
Debra Umberson, Ph.D.
Professor of Sociology
Department of Sociology
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-6330
E-mail: umberson@prc.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Health, marriage, relationships, aging, gender, sexuality, death and dying, death of a parent, transition to adulthood
Mary Velasquez
Mary Velasquez, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Research
School of Social Work

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-7019
E-mail: velasquez@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
respiratory health, smoking cessation, alcohol abuse, prenatal health, motivational interventions.
David Warner
David Warner, Ph.D.
Professor
LBJ School of Public Affairs

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-6277
E-mail: david.warner@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Health policy; health finance; diabetes costs; border health; health insurance; mental health policy; Mexican health system; business, economics & labor.
Pat Wong
Pat Wong, PhD
Associate Professor of Public Affairs
LBJ School of Public Affairs

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-8962
E-mail: patwong@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
social policy, family and child welfare, children services, mental health, poverty issues, housing, community development
Jinying Zhou
Jinying Zhou
Assistant Professor
Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering
Cockrell School of Engineering

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512 232 5502
E-mail: jyzhu@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Non-destructive testing of concrete structures, pavements, and deep foundations; Wave propagation; Soil dynamics; Health monitoring; Advanced sensing techniques for civil engineering materials and infrastructure
Paul von Hippel
Paul von Hippel
Assistant Professor of Public Affairs
Office of the Vice President for Research

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: (512) 232-3650
E-mail: paulvonhippel@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Demographic Analysis, Education Policy, Healthcare, Statistics
Paul von Hippel
Paul von Hippel
Assistant Professor of Public Affairs
LBJ School of Public Affairs

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: (512) 232-3650
E-mail: paulvonhippel@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Demographic Analysis, Education Policy, Healthcare, Statistics


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