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Marie-Louise Mares

Marie-Louise Mares

Associate professor, communication arts

Expert on children and media, pro-social/educational TV, media use among older adults

Tino Balio

Tino Balio

Professor emeritus, communication arts; founding executive director, University of Wisconsin-Madison Arts Institute

Expert on history of American film industry

Ed Churchwell

Ed Churchwell

Professor emeritus, astronomy

Expert on star formation, infrared and radio astronomy, issues of extraterrestrial life

Michael Schatzberg

Michael Schatzberg

Professor, political science

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

Jonathan Gray

Jonathan Gray

Professor, media and cultural studies, communication arts

Expert on contemporary television, audiences, comedy and convergence

Adam L. Kern

Adam L. Kern

Professor of Japanese Literature and Visual Culture, Department of Asian Languages & Culture

Specializing in Japanese literature, visual culture, and popular culture, particularly manga (Japanese-styled comics) and haiku.

Jeff Smith

Jeff Smith

Professor, communication arts

Expert on postwar American cinema, music in film and the Hollywood blacklist

Anja Wanner

Anja Wanner

Professor, English

Expert on the English language (grammar, standards, genres, academic writing, spelling, language change, language use on the Internet, "Grammar Badgers" website)

Derek Johnson

Derek Johnson

Assistant professor, communication arts

Expert on media industries, creative collaboration, and the production of popular culture

Lori Lopez

Assistant Professor

Expert within media studies on representations of minorities and media activism

Jenell Johnson

Jenell Johnson

Assistant professor, communication arts; faculty affiliate, Holtz Center for Science and Technology Studies

Expert on the rhetoric of science, medicine, disability, and the "neuroscientific turn."

Jeremy Morris

Assistant professor, media and cultural studies, communication arts (on leave, Spring 2016)

Expert on the current state of the music industry, digital music technologies, music and the Internet

Emily Callaci

Emily Callaci

Assistant professor, history

Historian of East Africa in the twentieth century, with a research focus on rural-urban migration.

Vlad Dima

Vlad Dima

Assistant Professor, French & Italian Department

Expert on West African, French, and Hollywood cinemas.

Thomas (Tom) O'Guinn

Thomas (Tom) O'Guinn

Professor, marketing; Arthur C. Nielsen, Jr. Chair in Marketing Research

Expert on branding, consumer behavior, advertising, social class and consumption, and institutional responses by marketers to social disruption such as wars, recessions, oil spills,

Laura Buyan Dent

Laura Buyan Dent

Associate Professor of Neurology

Treats movement disorders, works with artists affected by neurological conditions that affect performance

Patrick Rumble

Patrick Rumble

Professor, Department of French and Italian

Expert on modern Italian cinema, culture and society in European context.