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Brent McCown

Brent McCown

Professor, horticulture; associated faculty, Nelson Institute and Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems

Propagation, breeding, growth and production of woody perennial horticultural crops including fruits and ornamentals (shrubs and trees)

Warren Porter

Warren Porter

Professor, zoology

Expert on climate change effects on animals, subtle biological effects of pesticides and early detection of infection

John Rudolph

John Rudolph

Professor, curriculum and instruction, history of science, educational policy studies

Expert on the history of science education in the United States, teaching the nature of science in schools

Gregory Nemet

Gregory Nemet

Professor, La Follette School of Public Affairs and Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies

Greg's research looks at how to expand access to energy services while reducing environmental impacts.

Wesley Smith

Wesley Smith

Bjorn Wiik Professor of Physics

Leader of the Wisconsin Particle Physics Group, member of the CMS experiment at the CERN Large Hadron Collider

Russ Castronovo

Russ Castronovo

Professor, English and American studies

American culture and literature

John Magnuson

John Magnuson

Professor emeritus, zoology and limnology

Aquatic ecologist and limnologist, trained in fish and fisheries ecology, taught ecology of fishes and limnology

Patrick Eagan

Patrick Eagan

Professor, engineering professional development, Fellow Office of sustainability,Chair Environment and Resources Program

Conceives, plans, conducts, evaluates professional education programs and conducts research on industrial/municipal environmental engineering, design, management and water resources

Sharon Dunwoody

Sharon Dunwoody

Professor, journalism and mass communication

Expert on public understanding of science, particularly the role of science, environment and health messages in mass media

Andrew Reschovsky

Andrew Reschovsky

Professor emeritus, public affairs and applied economics, La Follette School of Public Affairs

Expert on public finance, school finance, Wisconsin government spending and taxation, federal tax policy, property tax

Samuel Dennis Jr.

Samuel Dennis Jr.

Associate professor, landscape architecture

Expert on landscape architecture, community design, children's environments, nature play, and the built environment and health

James Ntambi

James Ntambi

Professor, biochemistry, nutritional sciences

Genetic regulation of metabolism and fat cell differentiation

Keith Findley

Keith Findley

Assistant Professor of Law; co-director, Wisconsin Innocence Project; president, Innocence Network

Expert on criminal appeals, post-conviction review and wrongful convictions

James Lattis

James Lattis

Director, UW Space Place; faculty associate, astronomy

History of astronomy and cosmology, observational astronomy, astronomy education, science outreach, science and the arts

David Morgan

David Morgan

Professor emeritus, history and religious studies; senior fellow, Institute for Research in the Humanities

Expert on Islam, the Middle East and Central Asia

Stephanie Jutt

Stephanie Jutt

Professor, flute

Professional flutist, artistic director of chamber music festival

Steve Ackerman

Steve Ackerman

Professor, atmospheric and oceanic sciences; director, Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies

Expert on satellite meteorology and climatology, weather, atmospheric optics

Tom Eggert

Tom Eggert

Senior Lecturer, Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies; Exec Director, Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council

Expert on sustainability, corporate responsibility and environmental leadership programs. Also sustainability metrics development, sustainability reporting and microfinance.

Matthew Bershady

Matthew Bershady

Professor, astronomy

Expert on galaxies, galaxy formation, galaxy evolution, the distant universe, and astronomical telescopes and instrumentation

Ken Albrecht

Ken Albrecht

Professor, agronomy, agroecology, environmental studies

Expert on forage/pasture management and cropping systems