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Michael Corradini

Michael Corradini

Professor, engineering physics; chair, Energy Institute

Nuclear engineer with research interests focused on thermal hydraulics and multiphase flow for nuclear safety

Barbara  Wolfe

Barbara Wolfe

Professor, economics, population health sciences, public affairs

Expert on health economics with a focus on vulnerable populations

Randall Jackson

Randall Jackson

Associate professor, agronomy, agroecology program, Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies

Expert on community and ecosystem ecology in grasslands managed for grazing and/or prairie

Chris Kucharik

Chris Kucharik

Professor, agronomy and Nelson Institute Center for Sustainability and the Global Environment

Expert on agroecosystems, agroclimatology, soil carbon sequestration, ecological modeling, water resources, climate change, and extreme weather

Michael Schatzberg

Michael Schatzberg

Professor, political science

Expert on African politics, African international relations and comparative political culture

Joseph Kemnitz

Joseph Kemnitz

Professor, cell and regenerative biology

Expert on research using nonhuman primates (past director of WNPRC)

Linda Sullivan

Linda Sullivan

Curriculum review coordinator, School of Veterinary Medicine

Pet Pals Pet therapy program

Ronald Numbers

Ronald Numbers

Professor, history of science and medicine

Expert on the history of science, medicine and religion, especially creationism and intelligent design

Gerald Thain

Gerald Thain

Professor emeritus, Law School

Expert on First Amendment free speech law, advertising law, secured transactions law, consumer law

Myra  Ferree

Myra Ferree

Professor, sociology

Comparative studies of gender and politics, especially European and American feminist movements

David Mickelson

David Mickelson

Emeritus professor, geology and geophysics

Expert on glacial deposits and shoreline processes

Claudio Gratton

Claudio Gratton

Associate professor, entomology

Expert on arthropod food web ecology at the landscape scale

Joseph (Joe) Elder

Joseph (Joe) Elder

Professor, sociology, languages and cultures of Asia, integrated liberal studies

Expert on South Asia and West Asia

Michael Knetter

Michael Knetter

President/CEO, UW Foundation

Expert on macroeconomics, international finance, fiscal and monetary policy, higher education funding and philanthropy

Morton Gernsbacher

Morton Gernsbacher

Professor and research professor, psychology

Expert on cognitive neuroscience, psycholinguistics, autism spectrum conditions and disability advocacy

Carol Lee

Carol Lee

Associate professor, zoology; Center of Rapid Evolution; trainer in genetics

Research focuses on evolutionary and physiological mechanisms that enable organisms to invade new environments

Christopher Olsen

Christopher Olsen

Prof Emeritus, Vet Med; Dir, Grad/Prof Certif in Global Health, Sch Med & Public Hlth; Assoc Dir, Global Health Inst

Expert on influenza viruses and other zoonotic infections transmitted between animals and human beings

Michael Oliva

Michael Oliva

Professor, civil and environmental engineering

Structural design and performance of highway bridges, also precast and cast-in-place concrete structures

Pupa Gilbert

Pupa Gilbert

Professor, physics

Expert on biophysics, biomineralization, biomaterials, synchrotron science, X-rays, soft-X-rays, physics in the arts

Phillip Pellitteri

Phillip Pellitteri

Faculty associate, entomology

Expert in insect identification and insect and tick biology