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Samer Ali
Samer Ali, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Arabic Studies
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-475-6467
E-mail: saali@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Arabic literature, art, culture, politics; Islamic religion, Quran, women and gender in Islam; Arabo-Islamic history and civilization.
Randy Bomer
Randy Bomer, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-4861
E-mail: rbomer@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Writing; politics of literacy; sociocultural theory; curricula in reading and writing
Jason Brownlee
Jason Brownlee, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-7304
E-mail: brownlee@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Egypt; Iran; repression; democratization; American attempts at democracy promotion, Authoritarianism
Bruce Buchanan
Bruce Buchanan, Ph.D.
Professor
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-7212
E-mail: bruceb@mail.la.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Presidential politics; presidential character; the presidency and the public; American politics; public policy; political behavior
Ben  Carrington
Ben Carrington, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Sociology
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-6341
E-mail: bcarrington@soc.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Race, culture and identity; music and popular culture; sport and the media; British politics
 
David Crew, Ph.D.
Professor
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-475-7232
E-mail: dfcrew@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
The history of popular culture and consumerism in twentieth-century Germany and Europe; the history and politics of memory; the visual history of Germany in the twentieth century, with a specific focus upon photographic representations.
Elizabeth Cullingford
Elizabeth Cullingford, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair of the English Department
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-4991
E-mail: cullingford@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Irish literature, politics and culture; Modern poetry, Women''''s Studies; Drama and Film; Shakespeare; W.B. Yeats, representations of only children, and representations of clerical child abuse.
Tracy Dahlby
Tracy Dahlby, MA
Frank A. Bennack Jr. Chair in Journalism
College of Communication

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: (512) 471-6272
E-mail: tdahlby@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Journalism and media criticism; coverage of international affairs, including Northeast and Southeast Asia; coverage of U.S. relations with Asia.
Henry Dietz
Henry Dietz, Ph.D.
Professor
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-7209
E-mail: h.dietz@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Latin American politics: urban poverty and politics, civil-military relations, parties and party systems, Peru
 
Robert Divine, Ph.D.
George W. Littlefield Professor Emeritus in American History
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-258-6067
E-mail: rdivine@austin.rr.com

EXPERTISE
Twentieth century American foreign policy; history of the American presidency
Edwin Dorn
Edwin Dorn, Ph.D.
Professor
LBJ School of Public Affairs

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-3200
E-mail: eddorn@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
International affairs; national security/ defense policy; human resources policy (especially military personnel); civil rights/ race relations; policy making (especially the executive branch); federal education policy; African politics, business
Angela Evans
Angela Evans
Clinical Professor in Public Policy Practice
LBJ School of Public Affairs

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-9883
E-mail: amgevans@gmail.com

EXPERTISE
Public Management Ethics Leadership Public Administration & Management Performance management Politics
 
Glenn Frankel, B.A.
Director
College of Communication

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-1845
E-mail: glenn.frankel@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Journalism and media coverage of contemporary issues, the Arab-Israeli conflict, the apartheid era, British politics and culture.
James  Galbraith
James Galbraith, Ph.D.
Professor of Public Affairs and Government
LBJ School of Public Affairs

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-1244
E-mail: Galbraith@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Macroeconomic policy; monetary policy, economic development policies; comparative economic policy; economic inequality
Francis Gavin
Francis Gavin, Ph.D.
Tom Slick Professor of International Affairs
LBJ School of Public Affairs

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-5249
E-mail: fgavin@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
U.S. foreign policy; national security affairs; nuclear strategy and arms control, presidential policymaking
Julius Getman
Julius Getman, L.L.M.
Professor
School of Law

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-1719
E-mail: jgetman@law.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Labor law, employment law, higher education
Eugene Gholz
Eugene Gholz, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Public Affairs
LBJ School of Public Affairs

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-5882
E-mail: egholz@alum.mit.edu

EXPERTISE
U.S. foreign policy; strategic industries, defense, aerospace, oil; defense politics and organization
 
Homero Gil de Zuniga, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
College of Communication

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-6323
E-mail: hgz@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
The Internet and everyday life; the Internet and political and civic engagement; and the Internet and its intersection with distinct circles of geo-identities in the European context.
Laurie Green
Laurie Green, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-475-7245
E-mail: lbgreen@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Civil Rights Movement; Social Movements; Politics of race and gender; American South
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.
Kenneth Greene
Kenneth Greene, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-7206
E-mail: kgreene@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Mexican political parties and elections, Latin American politics, research methods, voting behavior in Mexico and Latin America, social movements, and comparative democratization
Daniel Hamermesh
Daniel Hamermesh, Ph.D.
Professor
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-475-8526
E-mail: hamermes@eco.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Labor demand, time use, social insurance programs (particularly unemployment insurance) and unusual applications of labor economics (to suicide, sleep and beauty)Labor markets; unemployment; wages inequality; Social Security; demographic issues, business.
Clement Henry
Clement Henry, Ph.D.
Professor
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-7210 or 512-471-5121
E-mail: chenry@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Political economy; comparative politics; Middle East and North Africa - esp. Algeria Egypt Morocco Tunisia; politics of international oil; Islamic financial systems; commercial banking systems in the MENA; business, economics & labor.
James Henson
James Henson, Ph.D.
Lecturer, Department of Government
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-0090
E-mail: j.henson@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Texas politics; presidential elections; Internet and politics; political campaigns; Texas Politics Project
John Higley
John Higley, Ph.D.
Professor of Government and Sociology
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-7236 (Govt.); 512-471-9607 (Aus. Studies)
E-mail: jhigley@mail.la.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Comparative politics; Australia and New Zealand; Political elites; business, Political Sociology
Jennifer Holme
Jennifer Holme, PhD
Assistant Professor
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-475-9398
E-mail: jholme@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Implementation of school accountability policies, including test-driven accountability measures (exit exams and NCLB) as well as market-driven accountability reforms (charter schools and school choice); the implementation of policies designed to foster greater equity and diversity in schools, particularly school desegregation policy
Thomas Hunt
Thomas Hunt, J.D. and Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
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.
Aletha Huston
Aletha Huston, Ph.D.
Endowed Professor
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-0753
E-mail: achuston@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Child Development; poverty and child policy; child care; television influences on children
Robert Hutchings
Robert Hutchings
Dean
LBJ School of Public Affairs

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-4004
E-mail: rhutchings@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
European politics, Global Security Studies, Transatlantic relations, Europe, U.S. Foreign Policy
Robert Jensen
Robert Jensen, Ph.D.
Professor
College of Communication

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-1990
E-mail: rjensen@uts.cc.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Media and journalism (law and ethics); progressive politics and political dissidence; U.S. antiwar activism; communication; white privilege and institutionalized racism; pornography and sexual violence; male masculinity and feminism.
Manuel Justiz
Manuel Justiz, Ph.D.
Dean
College of Education

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-7255
E-mail: n/a

EXPERTISE
Education and public policy; politics of education; equal access for minorities in education systems; Latin American programs
Robert  Kane
Robert Kane, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-6776
E-mail: rkane@uts.cc.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Free will and responsibility; ethics and contemporary moral issues; theory of values; philosophy of religion; politics and culture
Brian Levack
Brian Levack, Ph.D.
Professor
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-475-7204
E-mail: levack@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Witchcraft; witch trials and prosecution; demonic possession; torture, past and present; Reformation.
Sanford Levinson
Sanford Levinson, PhD, J.D.
Professor
School of Law

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: (512) 232-1351
E-mail: slevinson@law.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Constitutional Law, constitutional design, emergency powers and constitutional theory, torture and the law.
Patricia  Maclachlan
Patricia Maclachlan, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-1724
E-mail: pmaclachlan@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Consumerism in advanced industrial democracies, with a focus on Japan; the reform of the Japanese postal system and the political power of the commissioned postmasters, Comparative politics, Japanese politics and society, international relations of the Asia Pacific.
Eric McDaniel
Eric McDaniel, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Government
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 5112-232-7268
E-mail: emcdaniel@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
African American politics; faith and religion; churches and political activism; race, elections and political behavior.
 
John McKiernan-Gonzalez, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
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
 
Gail Minault , Ph.D.
Professor
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-475-7214
E-mail: gminault@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
19th and 20th century history of India, including religion and politics, intellectual and social history, and women''s movements.
 
Bill Minutaglio , MA
Clinical Professor
College of Communication

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-9050
E-mail: bminutag@aol.com

EXPERTISE
Presidential politics, George W. Bush, the Bush family legacy, Texas politics, journalism.
Steven Moore
Steven Moore, Ph.D.
Bartlett Cocke Regents Professor in Architecture
School of Architecture

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-0184
E-mail: samoore@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Sustainable architecture; science and technology studies; politics of technology; philosophy of technology; history of technology
Elizabeth Mueller
Elizabeth Mueller, PhD
Assistant Professor
School of Architecture

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-1151
E-mail: ejmueller@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Architecture, urban planning, social equity, affordable housing, community development, urban politics and research design.
Joan Neuberger
Joan Neuberger, Ph.D.
Professor
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-475-7219
E-mail: neuberger@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Modern Russian culture in social and political context, with a focus on the politics of the arts; 19th century Europe; Gender; Film; Visual Culture
Lorraine Pangle
Lorraine Pangle, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-1447
E-mail: lorrainepangle@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Benjamin Franklin; Philosophy of education; Ancient political philosophy and ethics; Modern political philosophy to 1900
Pamela Paxton
Pamela Paxton, Ph.D.
Professor
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-6323
E-mail:

EXPERTISE
Women in politics; pro-social behavior, politics, gender, and methodology.
Ami Pedahzur
Ami Pedahzur, PhD
Professor
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-1452
E-mail: pedahzur@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Terrorism, counterterrorism, political extremism, decision making, security studies, social networks, mixed research methods, Israel, political extremism in Israel, political violence, political parties, comparative politics and international relations.
H.W. Perry Jr.
H.W. Perry Jr., Ph.D.
Associate Professor
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-7228
E-mail: hwperry@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
U.S. Supreme Court; constitutional interpretation; the intersection of law and politics
Tasha Philpot
Tasha Philpot, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-3681
E-mail: tphilpot@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
African American politics; race; political communication; presidential election; voter behavior.
 
Ben Philpott, BA
senior political reporter, KUT Radio
College of Communication

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-5418
E-mail: bphilpott@kut.org

EXPERTISE
Texas Governor Rick Perry, Texas politics
David Prindle
David Prindle, Ph.D.
Professor
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-7214
E-mail: dprindle@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Politics of Hollywood; American politics (elections, Presidency, Congress)
Gretchen Ritter
Gretchen Ritter, Ph.D.
Director, Center for Women's and Gender Studies;
Professor, Department of Government
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-3310
E-mail: ritterg@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Women and American politics; women and the constitution; gender discrimination; women and the presidency.
Daron  Shaw
Daron Shaw, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Government
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-7275
E-mail: dshaw@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Presidential campaigns and elections; American politics; electoral college; campaign strategy; voters and voter behavior.
William Spelman
William Spelman, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
LBJ School of Public Affairs

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-8953
E-mail: spelman@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Urban policy and management; urban politics; criminal justice policy; prisons; municipal policing; community crime prevention
Paul Stekler
Paul Stekler, Ph.D.
Professor
College of Communication

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: (512) 471-6679
E-mail: stek@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Politics, Southern politics, political campaigns, political advertising and how polls affect campaigns and campaign messaging; documentary filmmaking
Paul Stekler
Paul Stekler, PhD
Professor of Public Affairs
LBJ School of Public Affairs

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-6679
E-mail: stek@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
state, national, local campaign politics; public broadcasting
Natalie (Talia) Stroud
Natalie (Talia) Stroud, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
College of Communication

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-1934
E-mail: tstroud@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Political behavior, partisan media use, political communication, public opinion, political research.
Jeremi Suri
Jeremi Suri
Mack Brown Distinguished Chair for Leadership in Global Affairs
LBJ School of Public Affairs

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-475-7242
E-mail: suri@austin.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
International Security Domestic Politics Modern International Relations Globalization and International Affairs Protest and Dissident Movements
Peter Ward
Peter Ward, Ph.D.
Professor
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-6302
E-mail: peter.ward@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Urban sociology and planning; low-income housing policy; development theory and social policy; contemporary Mexican politics; Latin America
Peter Ward
Peter Ward, PhD
C.B. Smith Sr. Centennial Chair in US-Mexico Relations
LBJ School of Public Affairs

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-6302
E-mail: peter.ward@mail.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Latin American urbanization, contemporary Mexican politics, community development and housing policy in developing countries, planning in Mexico City, colonia-type housing in the United States, US-Mexico relations, Governance and politics and Latin America
Kurt Weyland
Kurt Weyland, Ph.D.
Lozano Long Professor of Latin American Politics
College of Liberal Arts

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-232-7253
E-mail: kweyland@mail.la.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Democratization, market reform, social policy and policy diffusion, and populism in Latin America, social and economic policy for Latin America, especially Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Peru and Venezuela


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