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Brian Ohm

Brian Ohm

Professor and chair, urban and regional planning

Expert on land use and planning law

David Weimer

David Weimer

Professor, public affairs and political science

Expert on cost-benefit analysis, policy analysis and health policy

Jack Huddleston

Jack Huddleston

Professor, urban and regional planning

Expertise in local government finance, development finance, energy analysis and policy, regional economic development

Susan Yackee

Susan Yackee

Professor, public affairs and political science, La Follette School of Public Affairs

Expert on bureaucratic politics, federal government, social policy and policymaking process

Janet Silbernagel

Janet Silbernagel

Professor, landscape architecture, Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies

Specialist in regional conservation strategies,landscape ecology, scenario building, & spatial analysis

Brian Christens

Brian Christens

Associate professor, human ecology; faculty director, Center for Community & Nonprofit Studies

Expert on processes of community change

Pamela Herd

Pamela Herd

Professor, public affairs and sociology

Expert on social welfare policies, including Social Security, Medicare and long-term care policies, and public polling.

Mark Copelovitch

Mark Copelovitch

Associate professor, political science & public affairs

Expert on international political economy, international organizations, and the European Union

Sida Liu

Sida Liu

Assistant professor, sociology and law

Expert on the sociology of law, professions, and contemporary Chinese society

David Schultz

David Schultz

Professor, law

Expert on criminal law and criminal procedure

Thomas Oliver

Thomas Oliver

Professor, population health sciences; director, master of public health program

Expert on health policy, politics and system reform

Frank Tuerkheimer

Frank Tuerkheimer

Professor, law, emeritus

Expert on criminal practice, lawyer and judicial ethics and litigation in general

Jon Pevehouse

Jon Pevehouse

Professor, political science and public affairs

Expert on American foreign policy, international relations and international trade policy

Kris Olds

Kris Olds

Professor, geography

Expert on globalization and urban change, globalization of higher education, forced evictions and the social impacts of mega events.

Katja Favretto

Katja Favretto

Assistant professor, political science

Expert on U.S. foreign policy, war, mediation and intervention in international disputes

Steve Ventura

Steve Ventura

Professor, environmental studies and soil science; Director, Land Tenure Center

Expert in community food systems, land tenure, GIS, agricultural land management

Kristen Slack

Kristen Slack

Professor; director, School of Social Work

Expert on child maltreatment prevention, child poverty, child welfare systems

Hemant Shah

Hemant Shah

Professor, journalism and mass communication

Expert on portrayals of race and ethnicity in journalism and entertainment media

Yoram Shenker

Yoram Shenker

Professor, internal medicine

Expert in endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism, history of Polish Jews, Israeli politics and health care

Richard Roberts

Richard Roberts

Professor, family medicine

Expert on health system reform, primary care, quality of care and medical malpractice

Aili  Tripp

Aili Tripp

Wangari Maathai Professor of Political Sciience and Gender & Women's Studies

Expert on gender/women and politics globally, African politics

Linda Reivitz

Linda Reivitz

Faculty associate, nursing

Expert on health care policy and policy development at state/federal levels, including insurance reform, Medicare and Medicaid

Daniel Kleinman

Daniel Kleinman

Professor and chair, community and environmental sociology

Expert in science and technology policy; the knowledge economy

Robert Frykenberg

Robert Frykenberg

Professor emeritus, history, South Asian studies

Expert in South Asia (India): cultures, governance, history, peoples, public affairs, religions, societies, Christianity and Hindu fundamentalism

Richard Monette

Richard Monette

Professor, law; director, Great Lakes Indian Law Center

Expert on Native Americans, American Indians, tribes, first nations and U.S. law

Samer Alatout

Samer Alatout

Associate professor, community and environmental sociology & Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies

Middle East and Israeli-Palestinian conflict, American foreign policy in Middle East, global environmental policy and politics, environmental security

Andrew Kydd

Andrew Kydd

Professor, Political Science

Expert on international relations, especially international security topics such as war and peace, nuclear weapons, terrorism and conflict resolution

Michael Caldwell

Michael Caldwell

Lecturer, psychology

Expert on juvenile delinquency, callous/unemotional or psychopathic features in adolescents, treatment of violent juvenile offenders, risk assessment, transfer of juveniles to adult court.

Steven Durlauf

Steven Durlauf

William F. Vilas Research Professor and Kenneth J. Arrow Professor of Economics

Expert on economics, economic growth, poverty, inequality, business cycles, crime, public policy, social science methodology

Karen Holden

Karen Holden

Professor emerita, consumer science and public affairs

Expert on the economic status of the older population and on financial literacy

Kenneth Mayer

Kenneth Mayer

Professor, political science; affiliate faculty, La Follette School of Public Affairs

Expert on the American presidency and presidential powers, legislative redistricting, campaign finance reform, election law and administration and defense policy

David Canon

David Canon

Professor, political science

Expert on U.S. Congress, legislative redistricting, and racial representation.

Christa Olson

Christa Olson

Assistant professor, English; faculty affiliate, Latin American, Caribbean, and Iberian Studies & Visual Cultures center

Expert on rhetoric, visual politics, and Latin America's rhetorical history

Nam Kim

Nam Kim

Assistant professor, anthropology

Expert on Vietnamese prehistory, ancient warfare and the formation of ancient state-level societies

Miranda Johnson

Miranda Johnson

Assistant professor, history, American Indian studies

Expert on indigenous issues, especially in Australia, Canada and New Zealand

Julia Isaacs

Julia Isaacs

Visiting scholar, Institute for Research on Poverty; senior fellow at the Urban Institute

Expert on poverty, child and family policy, and economic mobility

Chris Wells

Chris Wells

Assistant professor, journalism and mass communication

Expert on how young people relate to, and participate in, politics, especially using digital/social media.

Stephen J Young

Stephen J Young

Assistant professor, geography and international studies

Major interest is in political-economic change in contemporary India

Mark Sidel

Mark Sidel

Professor, law

Specialist on nonprofit and philanthropic organizations; human trafficking; and on China, Vietnam, and India and South Asia

Pamela Oliver

Pamela Oliver

Conway-Bascom professor, sociology

Expert on collective action, social movements, news coverage of protests, and racial disparities in criminal justice