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Kamran  Ali

Kamran Ali

Professor, Department of Anthropology, College of Liberal Arts
asdar@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 7531, +1 512 471 3550

Expertise: Gender; health; development; labor history; political movements (including Islamic groups); Political Economy; post-colonialism; urban social histories, popular culture; historiography; memory; liberalism; Middle East; South Asia

Tasha Beretvas

Tasha Beretvas

Professor, Department of Educational Psychology, College of Education
tberetvas@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 0724, +1 512 471 4155

Expertise: Dr. Beretvas is primarily interested in the evaluation and innovative application of statistical and psychometric models. Her research involves the evaluation of models using simulation studies and applications using real data sets. She is currently focused on examining extensions to the multilevel model that are intended to handle student mobility and other sources of data structure complexities. Dr. Beretvas also assesses meta-analytic techniques including meta-analysis of results from group comparison studies as well as the synthesis of single-case research design studies' results.

Tricia S Berry

Tricia S Berry

Director, Women in Engineering Program, Cockrell School of Engineering
triciaberry@utexas.edu
+1 512 471 5650

Expertise: Gender Equity Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM) Education Gender Issues in STEM Diversity and Inclusion K12 Informal STEM Education Effective STEM Messaging and Engagement Strategies to Engage Girls/Women in STEM Informal STEM Curriculum Development and Facilitation Engaging Volunteers and Role Models College Diversity Programs Women's Leadership and Career Development

Tricia S Berry

Tricia S Berry

Director, Cockrell School of Engineering
triciaberry@utexas.edu
+1 512 471 5650

Expertise: Gender Equity Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM) Education Gender Issues in STEM Diversity and Inclusion K12 Informal STEM Education Effective STEM Messaging and Engagement Strategies to Engage Girls/Women in STEM Informal STEM Curriculum Development and Facilitation Engaging Volunteers and Role Models College Diversity Programs Women's Leadership and Career Development

Rebecca  Bigler

Rebecca Bigler

Professor, Department of Psychology, College of Liberal Arts
rebeccabigler28@gmail.com
+1 512 471 9917

Expertise: Social cognition in children, gender role development, racial stereotyping, psychology, and gender issues.

Pascale R Bos

Pascale R Bos

Associate Professor, Department of Germanic Studies, College of Liberal Arts
pascalebos@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 6373

Expertise: 20th-century comparative Western European and U.S. literature; cultural studies, gender and memory; Holocaust; modern Dutch and modern Jewish literature and culture; ethnic minorities in Europe; cultural memory, trauma, race and gender, gender issues.

Simone Browne

Simone Browne

Associate Professor, African and African Diaspora Studies Department, College of Liberal Arts
sbrowne@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 5975

Expertise: Sociology of Race; Surveillance Studies; Black Diaspora Studies; Cultural Studies; Canadian Studies; Gender and Feminist Studies; New Media Studies; Institutional Ethnography; Race relations, Gender issues

Beth E Bukoski

Beth E Bukoski

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy, College of Education
bb@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 4419

Expertise: My research focuses explicitly on issues of social justice, equity, and diversity. In particular, it centers on the persistence and success of underrepresented students, the experiences of underrepresented faculty, and leadership across the P-20 pipeline. I employ qualitative methods such as narrative and discourse analysis, phenomenology, and case study, and I often utilize critical epistemologies and theories

Ben  Carrington

Ben Carrington

Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, College of Liberal Arts
bcarrington@austin.utexas.edu

Expertise: Sociology of Race; Cultural Sociology; Post/colonial Theory; Masculinity and Gender Studies; Cultural Studies; Sociology of Sport; Media and Popular Culture; Race relations; Gender issues

Mounira M Charrad

Mounira M Charrad

Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, College of Liberal Arts
charrad@utexas.edu
+1 512 232 6311, +1 512 232 6300

Expertise: Political Sociology; State Formation; Social Movements; Gender and Women's Rights; Colonialism; Comparative-Historical Sociology; Middle East and North Africa; gender issues

Kevin O Cokley

Kevin O Cokley

Professor, Department of Educational Psychology, College of Education
kcokley@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 7498

Expertise: Dr. Kevin Cokley's research is in the area of African American psychology, with particular interest in the roles of racial and ethnic identity and academic self-concept in the academic achievement of African American students. More recently he has been examining the impact of the impostor phenomenon in academic and mental health outcomes, especially among ethnic minority students and women. Broadly, Dr. Cokley considers racial and ethnic identity development, academic motivation, multicultural psychology and issues of race, ethnicity and culture, race relations, education, and mental health

Elizabeth  Cullingford

Elizabeth Cullingford

Department Chair, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts
cullingford@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4991, +1 512 471 4210

Expertise: Only children, Irish literature, politics, and culture; modern poetry; women's studies; drama and film; Shakespeare; the relation between high and popular culture

Victoria M Defrancesco

Victoria M Defrancesco

Lecturer, Department of Mexican American and Latino/a Studies, Lyndon B Johnson School of Public Affairs
vmdsoto@austin.utexas.edu

Expertise: U.S. Politics; Political Behavior; Immigration; Hispanic Interest; race; gender; religion; ethnicity; Latino immigrants; women in politics; political psychology; campaigns; elections

Elsie L Echeverri

Elsie L Echeverri

Senior Research Scientist, IC2 Institute
e.carroll@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 475 7811

Expertise: Mexico; Economics--Trade Latin America Economic Integration Wage Inequalities High-technology clusters; Gender Issues--Women in business

Jennifer  Glass

Jennifer Glass

Professor, Department of Sociology, College of Liberal Arts
jennifer-glass@utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8355

Expertise: Work and family issues, telecommuting and new labor practices, STEM labor force retention

Gloria  Gonzalez-Lopez

Gloria Gonzalez-Lopez

Professor, Department of Sociology, College of Liberal Arts
gloria@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 6343

Expertise: Sociology of Gender and Sexuality; Migration Studies; Sexual Violence; Masculinities; Sociology of Family Life; Qualitative Methodologies; Gender issues, Family relationships

Laurie B Green

Laurie B Green

Associate Professor, Department of History, College of Liberal Arts
lbgreen@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 475 7245

Expertise: Comparative Race Studies; African American Studies; Gender Studies; Working-Class History; Migration; Urban History; Poverty and Public Health; Social Movements; Political and Cultural History; Race Relations, Gender Issues

Marcelo  Jorge De Paula Paixao

Marcelo Jorge De Paula Paixao

Associate Professor, African and African Diaspora Studies Department, College of Liberal Arts
marcelopaixao@utexas.edu
Spanish Speaker

Expertise: Race relations and inequalities in Brazil and Latin American; public policies issues and monitoring; models of socioeconomic development; labor market; statistics of race, ethnic, and gender inequality

Jill A Marshall

Jill A Marshall

Associate Professor, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education
marshall@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 9685

Expertise: My background is in physics and my primary research interest is physics, physical science, and engineering education, particularly student understanding and development of mathematical and physical models. I also have a strong research focus in secondary teacher preparation in STEM and expertise in teacher development in STEM, especially the nationally recognized UTeach model. I am currently coordinating with colleagues in the Jackson School of Geosciences and the Cockrell School of Engineering to evaluate the incorporation of modeling and design activities into STEM curriculum and teacher preparation.

Martha  Menchaca

Martha Menchaca

Professor, Department of Anthropology, College of Liberal Arts
mmen@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 7537

Expertise: Social anthropology, ethnicity, gender, oral history/oral traditions, legal anthropology, immigration, Chicano studies: US/Mexican culture, Latin America, and Mexico-Neoliberalism

Ranjana  Natarajan

Ranjana Natarajan

Clinical Professor, School of Law
rnatarajan@law.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 7222

Victoria E Rodriguez

Victoria E Rodriguez

Professor, Lyndon B Johnson School of Public Affairs
victoria@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 475 8620

Expertise: Politics in Mexico; decentralization in Latin America; women and politics in Mexico and Latin America; gender and public policy; US policy development; theory of public policy.

Sharmila  Rudrappa

Sharmila Rudrappa

Director, Academic Program, Center for Asian American Studies, College of Liberal Arts
rudrappa@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 6310

Expertise: Race, Ethnicity, Gender, Labor, Immigration

James L Schaller

James L Schaller

Associate Professor, Department of Special Education, College of Education
jimlschaller@yahoo.com
+1 512 471 4161

Expertise: Multivariate and data mining approaches to data analyses of the National State/Federal 911 data file. Issues of gender, race, and disability in acceptance for services and successful employment in the State/Federal Rehabilitation Services System. Issues of gender, race, and disability in transitioning from special education to employment and the community.

Ben G Streetman

Ben G Streetman

Professor Emeritus, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Cockrell School of Engineering
bstreet@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 1640

Expertise: Engineering education; Engineering workforce issues; Microelectronics; Semiconductor materials and devices; Epitaxy

Janice (Jan) S Todd

Janice (Jan) S Todd

Professor, Department of Kinesiology and Health Education, College of Education
j.todd@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 0993, +1 512 471 0995

Expertise: Women and Sport; weightlifting bodybuilding women and exercise history of physical culture; Arts & Humanities