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Lawrence D Abraham
Lawrence D Abraham
Professor, Department of Kinesiology and Health Education, College of Education
l.abraham@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 475 7000, +1 512 232 2684

Expertise: Biomechanical analysis of human movement; neural control of movement; modeling of human movement; analysis of movement disorders; teacher education

Douglas G Allen
Douglas G Allen
Associate Professor, Department of Educational Psychology, College of Education
gallen@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 0218

Expertise: The overarching goals of Dr. Greg Allen’s research are to use magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and neuropsychological methods to: identify brain systems that are different from normal in autism spectrum disorders (ASD); determine whether and how these differences are related to ASD symptoms; guide the search for ASD causes; guide the search for ASD treatments; and evaluate responses to treatment.

Jay L Banner
Jay L Banner
Professor and Chevron Centennial Teaching Fellow, Department of Geological Sciences, Jackson School of Geosciences
banner@jsg.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 5016, +1 512 471 6854

Expertise: Isotopic methods, groundwater, oceans, ancient oceans, climate change, aquifers, caves, environmental science, geochemistry, paleoclimatology

James P Barufaldi
James P Barufaldi
Professor, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education
jamesb@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 7354, +1 512 232 6203

Expertise: Curriculum design, teacher education, science education

Tricia S Berry
Tricia S Berry

triciaberry@utexas.edu
+1 512 471 5650

Expertise: Gender diversity issues; STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) informal education; STEM assessment; Retention programs and strategies

Randy  Bomer
Randy Bomer
Professor, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education
bomer@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 5182, +1 512 232 4861

Expertise: Writing; politics of literacy; sociocultural theory; curricula in reading and writing

 
Christopher P Brown
Associate Professor, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education
cpbrown@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 2288

Expertise: Impact of policymakers' high stakes reforms on teachers; early learning standards; pre-kindergarten assessment and alignment with elementary school; teacher education; curriculum development

Diane P Bryant
Diane P Bryant
Professor, Department of Special Education, College of Education
dpbryant@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4161, +1 512 232 2320

Expertise: Development of early mathematics measures and intervention research in mathematics for students with learning disabilities and difficulties;current reading and mathematics practices by special education teachers for grades 3?5; investigation of neuroimaging of students with mathematics disabilities; three-tier mathematics intervention model.

Pamela S Buchanan
Pamela S Buchanan
Lecturer, Department of Kinesiology and Health Education, College of Education
buchanan@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 9390

Expertise: adapted physical education; community collaboratives in special education; sensory and motor integration

 
Sidney D Burback
Director, Global Communication Group, IC2 Institute
sid@icc.utexas.edu
+1 512 305 0039, +1 512 475 8900

Expertise: Former Soviet Union; Armenia; Republic of Georgia

Norma V Cantu
Norma V Cantu
Professor, Department of Educational Administration, College of Education
metrocan2@aol.com
+1 512 475 8593, +1 512 232 7111

Expertise: Civil rights, education law, disbility law, school reform, and the intersection of law and policy in education.

Darla M Castelli
Darla M Castelli
Associate Professor, Department of Kinesiology and Health Education, College of Education
dcastelli@utexas.edu
+1 512 232 7636

Expertise: Physical education instruction; exercise physiology; effects of physical activity and fitness on motor competency and cognitive health in children

Richard A Cherwitz
Richard A Cherwitz

spaj737@uts.cc.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 1939

Expertise: Argumentation (in a variety of settings); rhetoric; creating academic/community partnerships; inter- and cross-disciplinary education; diversity in higher education; academic entrepreneurship; the role of public research universities in society; reforming undergraduate and graduate education; citizen scholars; and accountability in higher education.

 
Charles B Chiu
Professor, Department of Physics, College of Natural Sciences
chiu@physics.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 1707, +1 512 471 1153

Expertise: Particle theory; laser-plasma physics;physics education, environment & earth science

Kevin O Cokley
Kevin O Cokley
Professor, Also director of UT Austin's Institute for Urban Policy Research & Analysis and a Fellow in the College of Liberal Arts' Dept of African and African American Diaspora Studies, Department of Educational Psychology, College of Education
kcokley@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 7498

Expertise: Racial and ethnic identity development; factors that impact academic achievement of African American students; academic self-concept; academic motivation; multicultural psychology and issues of race, ethnicity and culture; Afrocentric/African-centered psychology; impact of religiosity and spirituality on various psychological outcomes; multicultural counseling

Alan B Combs
Alan B Combs
Professor, College of Pharmacy
acombs@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4737, +1 512 471 5096

Expertise: General toxicology, general and cardiovascular pharmacology, pharmacogenetics, educational uses of technology

Robert  Crosnoe
Robert Crosnoe
Professor and Faculty Research Associate, Department of Psychology (by courtesy), and Population Research Center, Department of Sociology, College of Liberal Arts
crosnoe@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8329

Expertise: Child/adolescent development and transitions to adulthood; Education and child care; Families; Health; Immigration

Don S Crowley
Don S Crowley
Specialist, Department of Kinesiology and Health Education, College of Education
crowley@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 3949, +1 512 471 1535

Expertise: Swimming/aquatic safety; swimming instruction; fitness

Nancy P Daley
Nancy P Daley
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Educational Psychology, College of Education
ndaley@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 0027

Expertise: Human sexuality

Noah  De Lissovoy
Noah De Lissovoy
Assistant Professor, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education
delissovoy@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 1954

Expertise: Curriculum studies and theory; sociocultural foundations of education; critical pedagogy and philosophy; globalization, education and social movements; critical theory and feminist philosophy

Cesar  Delgado
Cesar Delgado
Assistant Professor, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education
cesar_delgado@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 9682

Expertise: Technology supports for science learning; science curriculum; development of a learning progression for size and scale; relationship between conceptual understanding and factual knowledge for key scientific themes

Andrew P Dillon
Andrew P Dillon
Dean, School of Information
adillon@ischool.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 3821

Expertise: the psychology of internet use, world wide web, human performance with technology, digital design, education, digital libraries, human-computer interaction, usability, social informatics, applied cognition, digital documents, online learning, information architecture, individual differences.

 
Marlene A Dixon
Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Kinesiology and Health Education, College of Education
madixon@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 2116

Expertise: Youth sport participation; work-family conflict in sport organizations; study of human performance in non-profit athletic departments and other sport-related organizations

Edwin  Dorn
Edwin Dorn
Professor, Lyndon B Johnson School of Public Affairs
eddorn@utexas.edu
+1 512 232 4007

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

David J Drum
David J Drum
Professor, Department of Educational Psychology, College of Education
ddrum@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 0367

Expertise: Mental health;health psychology counseling; suicide in college students

John S Dzienkowski
John S Dzienkowski
Professor, School of Law
jdzienkowski@law.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 1367

Expertise: John Dzienkowski teaches and writes in the areas of professional responsibility of lawyers, real property, international energy transactions, and oil and gas taxation. He is widely regarded as one of the most dynamic and effective speakers on topics of professional responsibility and he has delivered almost one hundred ethics presentations to in-house corporate departments, large and small law firms, state bar continuing legal education programs, and law faculties throughout this country. 

Susan B Empson
Susan B Empson
Professor, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education
empson@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 9688

Expertise: Elementary children's mathematics thinking; sociocognitive theories of learning, classroom processes; teacher development

Carlton K Erickson
Carlton K Erickson
Professor, College of Pharmacy
carl.erickson@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 5198

Expertise: Addiction science education, neurobiology of addiction, chemical dependency

Toni L Falbo
Toni L Falbo
Professor, Department of Educational Psychology, College of Education
toni@prc.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 0603, +1 512 471 8020

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

Monica Faulkner
Monica Faulkner
Research Associate, Center for Social Work Research, School of Social Work
mfaulkner@mail.utexas.edu

Expertise: Child welfare, child and family policy, foster care, Latino families

Andrea L Flower
Andrea L Flower
Assistant Professor, Department of Special Education, College of Education
andreaflower@austin.utexas.edu

Expertise: Emotional and behavioral disorders; interventions; special education; at-risk students

Douglas E Foley
Douglas E Foley
Professor Emeritus, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education
dfoley@austin.utexas.edu

Expertise: American ethnic and race relations; educational policy for ethnic minorities; ethnographic research; critical theory

Kevin M Foster
Kevin M Foster
Associate Professor, African and African Diaspora Studies Department, College of Liberal Arts
kmfoster@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4362

Expertise: African American student achievement; intersection of sports and academics; impact of race and gender on student academic outcomes; cultural theory in education

Wallace T Fowler
Wallace T Fowler
Professor and Paul D.& Betty Robertson Meek Centennial Professorship in Engineering & Distinguished Teaching Professor, Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, Cockrell School of Engineering
wallace.fowler@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4257, +1 512 471 6913

Expertise: Spacecraft and Mission Design; Aircraft Design; Vehicle Modeling; Lunar and Planetary Exploration Systems; Multimedia Engineering Education

Joe L Frost
Joe L Frost
Professor Emeritus, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education
jfrost@mail.utexas.edu

Expertise: Playground design; developmentally appropriate children's play; optimum play environments

 
Shernaz B Garcia
Associate Professor Emeritus, Department of Special Education, College of Education
shernaz.garcia@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4161

Expertise: Bilingual special education; multicultural issues in special education; education of students who are at educational risk; prereferral intervention

 
David V Gibson
Senior Research Scientist, IC2 Institute
davidg@icc.utexas.edu
+1 512 475 8941, +1 512 475 8901

Expertise: Texas border region; South America; Caribbean; Australia; entrepreneurship research and education

Mark A Gooden
Mark A Gooden
Associate Professor, Department of Educational Administration, College of Education
gooden@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 475 8574

Expertise: Principal training; role of principal

Sherri R Greenberg
Sherri R Greenberg
Lecturer, Lyndon B Johnson School of Public Affairs
srgreenberg@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8324, +1 512 656 6592

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.

Michele R Guzman
Michele R Guzman
Assistant Director, Hogg Foundation for Mental Health
michele.guzman@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 7631

Expertise: Multicultural counseling; racial identity constructs; educational struggles of Latino subgroups

Louis  Harrison
Louis Harrison
Professor, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education
lharrison@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 4785

Expertise: Race and culture in physical activity and sport; identity development patterns of African Americans

Carolyn  Heinrich
Carolyn Heinrich
Professor, Lyndon B Johnson School of Public Affairs
cheinrich@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 3779

Expertise: Healthcare Policy, Education Policy, Healthcare, Social Policy

James V Hoffman
James V Hoffman
Professor, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education
jhoffman@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4041

Expertise: My interests focus on three areas: (1) Teacher preparation, (2) The classroom literacy environment, and (3) Promoting literacy achievement in developing countries. Methods: Descriptive, correlational, experimental, content analysis, program evaluation.

Jennifer J Holme
Jennifer J Holme
Assistant Professor, Department of Educational Administration, College of Education
jholme@austin.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

Joan  Hughes
Joan Hughes
Associate Professor, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education
joanh@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 4145

Thomas M Hunt
Thomas M Hunt
Assistant Professor, Department of Kinesiology and Health Education, College of Education
tmhunt@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 0994

Expertise: Sport policy, law, and history; international relations; international politics and diplomacy; drugs and doping in sport; the Olympic Movement.

Judith A Jellison
Judith A Jellison
Professor, Sarah and Ernest Butler School of Music, College of Fine Arts
jjellison@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 7764, +1 512 471 0743

Expertise: Elementary music education; music and children with disabilities; observation and evaluation in classroom/rehearsals; music in special education and therapy

Barbara L Jones
Barbara L Jones
Associate Professor, School of Social Work
barbarajones@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 475 9367

Expertise: Pediatric palliative and end-of-life care, grief and loss, childhood cancer survivors, adolescent and young adult oncology, parenting interventions in pediatrics, hope and resiliency, inter-professional education, integrated behavioral health, medical ethics, international social work

Manuel J Justiz
Manuel J Justiz
Professor, Department of Educational Administration, College of Education
mjustiz@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 7255

Expertise: Education and public policy; politics of education; equal access for minorities in education systems; Latin American programs

 
Lee Ann Kahlor
Associate Professor, Department of Advertising, College of Communication
kahlor@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 791 5726

Expertise: Public relations, health and environmental risk communication, science communication, and information seeking.

 
Christopher T King
Director, Ray Marshall Center for the Study of Human Resources, Lyndon B Johnson School of Public Affairs
ctking@raymarshallcenter.org
+1 512 471 7891, +1 512 471 2186

Expertise: Job Training, Worker Health, and Safety Education Policy, Labor Performance Management

Dorothy D Lambdin
Dorothy D Lambdin
Clinical Professor, Department of Kinesiology and Health Education, College of Education
lambdin@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 1540

Expertise: Elementary physical education; teachers'''' careers; assessment in physical education; teachers'''' goals and intents

Jane  Lincove
Jane Lincove
Assistant Professor, Lyndon B Johnson School of Public Affairs
lincove@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 2561

Expertise: Education policy, human capital, development countries, gender and development

Min  Liu
Min Liu
Professor, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education
mliu@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 5942, +1 512 232 6248

Expertise: Interactive multimedia and hypermedia design production and research; Web-based learning; Instructional design; Interface design

Michael P Marder
Michael P Marder
Professor, Department of Physics, College of Natural Sciences
marder@chaos.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 3612

Expertise: Fracture; deformation of materials; computational materials science; condensed matter physics; nonlinear dynamics; teacher preparation; discovery learning; Uteach.

 
Gail Minault
Professor, Department of History, College of Liberal Arts
gminault@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 475 7214

Expertise: 19th and 20th century history of India, including religion and politics, intellectual and social history, and women''s movements.

John  Mirowsky
John Mirowsky
Professor, Department of Sociology, College of Liberal Arts
mirowsky@prc.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 5514

Expertise: Aging; health over the life course; creativity; employment; education and the transition to adulthood

Chandra L Muller
Chandra L Muller
Professor, Department of Sociology, College of Liberal Arts
cmuller@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8377

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

Steven P Nichols
Steven P Nichols
Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Cockrell School of Engineering
s.nichols@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 3565

Expertise: Product development and technology commercialization; Entrepreneurial development of students; Engineering professional responsibility; Engineering design and engineering design education

Karen L Ostlund
Karen L Ostlund
Lecturer, UTeach-Natural Sciences, College of Natural Sciences
ostlund@uteach.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 0696

Expertise: Science education; teacher training; apprentice teaching

Thomas G Palaima
Thomas G Palaima
Raymond F. Dickson Centennial Professor, Department of Classics, College of Liberal Arts
tpalaima@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8837, +1 512 471 5742

Expertise: Higher education; University of Texas athletics; university affairs; War; Contemporary social values; Bob Dylan; Greek history; Linear B and ancient writing systems; History of writing and administration; Aegean scripts and prehistory

Lorraine S Pangle
Lorraine S Pangle
Associate Professor, Department of Government, College of Liberal Arts
lsp226@gov.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 1447

Expertise: Benjamin Franklin; Philosophy of education; Ancient political philosophy and ethics; Modern political philosophy to 1900

Randall M Parker
Randall M Parker
Professor, Department of Special Education, College of Education
r.parker@utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4161

Expertise: Rehabilitation counseling; adjustment to disabling conditions; vocational assessment; research design and data analysis

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.

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

 
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

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

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

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

 
Katherine A Sangster

ksangster@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8562, +1 512 471 3124

Expertise: Personal Enrichment for adult learners, Continuing Education for adult learners, lifelong learning

Patricia A Stout
Patricia A Stout
Professor, Department of Advertising, College of Communication
pstout@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8152, +1 512 471 1101

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.

Ben G Streetman
Ben G Streetman
Dean Emeritus, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Cockrell School of Engineering
bstreet@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 1640

Expertise: Engineering education; Engineering workforce issues; Microelectronics; Semiconductor materials and devices; Epitaxy

 
Margaret A Syverson
Associate Professor, Department of Rhetoric and Writing, College of Liberal Arts
pegsyverson@gmail.com
+1 512 471 8734, +1 512 232 4152

Expertise: Writing; technology; literacy; teaching and learning; impact of technology on culture; information architecture; knowledge ecology; virtual environments; Web development; MOOs and MUDs; cognitive science; assessment

Philip U Treisman
Philip U Treisman
Professor, Department of Mathematics, College of Natural Sciences
uri@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 2271, +1 512 471 6190

Expertise: Education Policy; mathematics education; economics of education; educational equity; education program design and evaluation volunteerism

 
Kathleen R Tyner
Associate Professor, Department of Radio-Television-Film, College of Communication
ktyner@utexas.edu
+1 512 415 7080

Expertise: Media literacy, media education, educational technology, literacy, new media and learning, children and media, youth media.

Luis  Urrieta
Luis Urrieta
Assistant Professor and Fellow, Lee Hage Jamail Regents Chair in Education, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education
urrieta@mail.utexas.edu

Expertise: Methodologies and Educational Research; Citizenship and Social Studies Education; Migration; Cultural Pedagogies in Education

Sharon  Vaughn
Sharon Vaughn
Professor, Department of Special Education, College of Education
srvaughn@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 2357

Expertise: Learning disabilities; reading problems; self-concept; diverse learners; inclusion practices

Paul  Von Hippel
Paul Von Hippel
Assistant Professor, Lyndon B Johnson School of Public Affairs
paulvonhippel@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 537 8112

Expertise: Demographic Analysis, Education Policy, Healthcare, Statistics

 
Mary H Walker
Clinical Associate Professor, UTeach-Natural Sciences, College of Natural Sciences
mwalker@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 7060

Expertise: Science education; teacher training; classroom interactions; AP (Advanced Placement)

Holly A Williams
Holly A Williams
Professor, Department of Theatre and Dance, College of Fine Arts
hwdnce@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 5330, +1 512 471 5793

Expertise: Dance in Higher Education, Dance Training, Contemporary Choreography, Dance Criticism, American College Dance Festival Association, Mark Morris Dance Group

James R Yates
James R Yates
Professor, Department of Educational Psychology, College of Education
yates@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8581, +1 512 471 7551

Expertise: Education leadership-special education administration; educational programing for culturally and linquistically diverse; technological forecasting; educational futures

Yetkin  Yildirim
Yetkin Yildirim
Research Assistant Professor, Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering, Cockrell School of Engineering
yetkin@utexas.edu
+1 512 232 3084, +1 512 232 3083

Expertise: Dispute resolution; new materials; material characterization; pavements, pavement preservation; transportation engineering; engineering education and online training