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Steffen Lempp

Steffen Lempp

Professor, mathematics

Expert in mathematical logic, particularly computability theory, and mathematics education

James (Jim) Maynard

James (Jim) Maynard

Senior instructional Specialist, Chemistry; Director, Demonstration Lab

Expert on the preparation, research and performance of chemical demonstrations, chemistry video, and teaching chemistry.

Jamie Henke

Jamie Henke

Distinguished Faculty Associate, Division of Continuing Studies

Expert in music theory and pedagogy, teaching and technology

Michelle Harris

Michelle Harris

Associate faculty associate, Biocore

Specialist in undergraduate biology instruction and K-12 outreach

Curtis Olson

Curtis Olson

Assistant professor, medicine

Expert on using education to improve quality, safety and cost-effectiveness of medical care

Joan Ershler

Joan Ershler

Program director, Waisman Early Childhood Program

Expert on early childhood development and education, services to young children with special needs

Peter Lalley

Peter Lalley

Emeritus professor, physiology

Expert in brain and spinal cord control of respiration; autonomic nervous system; neurotransmitters and control of respiration, effects of ageing on respiratory nervous system.

Mariana Pacheco

Mariana Pacheco

Assistant Professor, Department of Curriculum & Instruction

Expertise in language and literacy learning, schooling of language minority students, English Learners, bilingual education

Linn Posey-Maddox

Linn Posey-Maddox

Assistant professor, educational policy studies

Expert on urban education, education and urban policy, and family-school relationships (particularly in demographically-shifting contexts).

Philip O'Leary

Philip O'Leary

Professor, Engineering Professional Development

Expert on landfills and solid waste disposal, engineering continuing education

Thomas Smith

Thomas Smith

Faculty associate, Engineering Professional Development

Expert on applications of telecommunications, distance education

Christine Schwartz

Christine Schwartz

Assistant professor, sociology

Expert on changes in partner choice in the United States, particularly with respect to educational attainment.

C. Shawn Green

C. Shawn Green

Assistant professor, psychology

Expert on learning and transfer, in particular the effects of video gaming on perception and cognition

Xueli  Wang

Xueli Wang

Assistant professor, educational leadership and policy analysis

Expert on college student success, community colleges, transfer students in higher education

Noel Radomski

Noel Radomski

Director and associate researcher, Wisconsin Center for the Advancement of Postsecondary Education (WISCAPE)

Expert on college & university governance, tenure, academic freedom, finance, enrollment management, Wisconsin postsecondary education

Mark Connolly

Mark Connolly

Senior Professional Development Specialist

Studies college teaching, postsecondary faculty, academic careers, and student learning at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Edward Hubbard

Edward Hubbard

Assistant professor, educational psychology

Expert on human brain functions, brain development, perception and cognition, and brain imaging

Peter Goff

Peter Goff

Assistant professor, educational leadership and policy analysis

Expert on K-12 educational policy, leadership evaluation and development, talent and human capital management in education, hiring and selection practices

Aleksandra Zgierska

Aleksandra Zgierska

Associate professor, School of Medicine and Public Health

Board-certified family medicine and addiction medicine physician whose research focuses on opioid-treated chronic pain and addiction, especially involving opioids.

Travis Wright

Travis Wright

Assistant professor, early childhood education/ department of curriculum and instruction

Expert on schooling in highly-stressed communities; teaching students who have experienced trauma; student-teacher relationships; early childhood education

Matthew Berland

Assistant professor, digital media, curriculum & instruction

Expert on how people learn with and about computer science and engineering.

Julie Underwood

Julie Underwood

Professor, School of Education and Law School

Expert on school law, policy, and funding

Jeffrey Russell

Jeffrey Russell

Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering; Dean, Division of Continuing Studies; Vice Provost for Lifelong Learning

Professional civil engineer with experience in construction management, engineering education, and lifelong learning

Kris Saha

Kris Saha

Assistant professor, biomedical engineering; Faculty member, Wisconsin Institute for Discovery

Expert on human biotechnologies, gene editing, CRISPR, stem cell biology, tissue engineering, science policy, human disease modeling and bioethics

Mark Millard

Mark Millard

Director of Learning Design & Technologies; lecturer, Engineering Professional Development

Expert in teaching and learning, instructional design, online learning, technology-enhanced collaboration and learning, information literacy, and emerging learning technologies.

Bassam Shakhashiri

Bassam Shakhashiri

Professor, chemistry; director, Wisconsin Initiative for Science Literacy

Expert on chemical education, science outreach, and communicating science to the public; noted science demonstrator

Kevin Niemi

Kevin Niemi

Director of Outreach Programs at WiScience

Expert on K-12 science education

Dipesh Navsaria

Dipesh Navsaria

Assistant professor, pediatrics

Expert on early literacy in children, child health advocacy, public health and medical education.

Rob Meyer

Rob Meyer

Research professor, education and public affairs; director, Value-Added Research Center

Expert on value-added, educator effectiveness, assessment, education reform, education policy, psychometrics, teacher evaluation, human capital management, and education analytics

Andrew Ruis

Andrew Ruis

Associate Director for Research, Epistemic Analytics (WCER); Fellow, Department of Medical History and Bioethics

Expert on histories of medicine/public health, food/nutrition, and education; school lunch; health services research

Eric Grodsky

Eric Grodsky

Professor, sociology and educational policy studies

Expert on inequality in higher education, school attendance, research-practice partnerships in education

Matthew Hora

Matthew Hora

Assistant Professor, Liberal Arts & Applied Studies; Director, Center for Research on College-Workforce Transitions

Expert on college-workforce transitions, with focus on internships and skills development from a cultural, historical and learning sciences perspective.

Nicholas Hillman

Nicholas Hillman

Assistant professor, educational leadership and policy; affiliate, WI Center for the Advancement of Educ. (WISCAPE)

Expert on higher education finance and student financial aid policy.

Bradley Carl

Bradley Carl

Associate director and researcher, Value-Added Research Center

Expert on district/school accountability systems, "early warning" systems to identify students at risk, and educator evaluation systems.

Lori  DiPrete Brown

Lori DiPrete Brown

Associate director, Global Health Institute, Director, 4W Initiative, Distinguised Faculty Associate, SOHE

Global health expert focusing on women, children and highly vulnerable populations. Works to improve quality of health and social services from a human rights perspective.

David Kaplan

David Kaplan

Professor, educational psychology

Expert on education statistics and international large scale education assessments. Member of OECD/PISA Context Questionnaire Expert Group.

Yang Sao Xiong

Yang Sao Xiong

Assistant Professor, Social Work, Asian American Studies

Expert on social movements, race and ethnicity, immigrants and refugees, English Learners, American political institutions, Hmong Americans

Sherry Wagner-Henry

Sherry Wagner-Henry

Director, Bolz Center for Arts Administration; Director, Campus Arts and Business Initiatives

Expert on arts management education, arts and community development, nonprofit arts and cultural leadership and nonprofit board development.

Scott Gomer

Scott Gomer

Senior Marketing Manager, WIDA at WCER in the School of Education

Expert on strategic communications, national conferences, public relations, marketing, and military radio and TV broadcasting.

Carren Martin

Carren Martin

Assistant dean/director, Center for the First-Year Experience

Expert on transition to college and the first-year experience