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David E Adelman

David E Adelman

Professor and Harry Reasoner Regents Chair in Law, School of Law
dadelman@law.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 0877

Expertise: David E. Adelman teaches and writes in the areas of environmental law, intellectual property law, and climate change policy. Professor Adelman's research focuses on the many interfaces between law and science. His articles have addressed such topics as the implications of emerging genomic technologies for toxics regulation, the tensions between legal and scientific evidentiary standards in regulatory decision making, and development of effective policies for promoting innovation relevant to addressing climate change.

Ari  Adut

Ari Adut

Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, College of Liberal Arts
ariadut@mail.la.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 4284

Expertise: Comparative and Historical Sociology; Social Theory; Political Sociology; Media and the Public Sphere Sociology of Culture; Sociology of Law; Sociology of Emotions; Western Europe; Middle East; Qualitative and Historical Methods.

Celeste D Alexander

Celeste D Alexander

Research Associate and Lecturer, Department of Educational Administration, College of Education
celeste.alexander@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4528

Kevin S Alter

Professor, School of Architecture
alter@utexas.edu
+1 512 471 6545

Expertise: Architecture

Ronen  Avraham

Ronen Avraham

Professor, School of Law
ravraham@law.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 1357

Expertise: Torts, Tort Reform, Healthcare Reform, Insurance Law, Law and Economics

Germine H Awad

Germine H Awad

Associate Professor, Department of Educational Psychology, College of Education
gawad@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 0526

Expertise: Dr. Awad's research interests include attitude development and expression in the following areas: prejudice and discrimination, ethnic and racial identity (with a focus on Arabs and African Americans), acculturation, immigration, and attitudes toward affirmative action beneficiaries. In addition, Dr. Awad also studies the psychological antecedents of minority standardized test performance as well as issues related to culturally relevant research methodology. Recently, she has been working on a project assessing the relationship between racial identity and body image for African American women.

Phillip J Barrish

Phillip J Barrish

Professor, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts
pbarrish@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 7840, +1 512 471 4991

Expertise: American Literature, 1860-1930; literary realism; medicine and literature; masculinity as a cultural construction

Randy  Bomer

Randy Bomer

Department Chair (Interim), Department of Educational Administration, College of Education
bomer@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 7519, +1 512 232 4861

Expertise: Writing; politics of literacy; sociocultural theory; curricula in reading and writing

Robert G Bone

Robert G Bone

Professor and G. Rollie White Teaching Excellence Chair in Law, School of Law
rbone@law.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 5562

Expertise: Class action, federal civil procedure, complex litigation, and intellectual property, especially trademark and trade secret law.

Henry W Brands

Henry W Brands

Professor, Department of History, College of Liberal Arts
hwbrands@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 3261

Expertise: U.S. history; American presidents; Franklin Roosevelt; Andrew Jackson; Woodrow Wilson; Benjamin Franklin; the Cold War.

Beth E Bukoski

Beth E Bukoski

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Educational Administration, 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.

Jerome F Bump

Jerome F Bump

Professor, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts
bump@utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8747

Expertise: Gerard Manley Hopkins; Alice books; Victorian literature; literature of nature; animal humanities; digital humanities; computers and English studies, including social networking and multi-player online games

Jorge  Canizares

Jorge Canizares

Professor, Department of History, College of Liberal Arts
canizares-esguerra@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 475 7694

Expertise: Early Modern Atlantic History; History of Science and Colonialism; History of Knowledge; Colonial Spanish and British America.

Charlotte  Canning

Charlotte Canning

Professor, Department of Theatre and Dance, College of Fine Arts
charlottecanning@utexas.edu
+1 512 471 5793

Expertise: US theatre history, Broadway, Arthur Miller, Tennessee Williams, historiography, feminist theatre, theatre and American society, historical entertainment industry.

Evan B Carton

Evan B Carton

Professor, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts
e.carton@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8916, +1 512 232 6093

Expertise: 19th and 20th century American literature; literary and cultural theory and historiography; antebellum evangelism, secularism, and radical politics, and their contemporary legacies; the theory and practice of the humanities

Davida H Charney

Davida H Charney

Professor, Department of Rhetoric and Writing, College of Liberal Arts
dcharney@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8746

Expertise: Scholarly writing; public policy discourse; scientific and technical writing; proposal writing; public opinion writing; cognitive skill learning; writing processes; reading processes; rhetorical theory; college writing; Jewish studies; Hebrew Bible

Richard A Cherwitz

Richard A Cherwitz

Professor and Director, Department of Communication Studies, College of Communication
cherwitz@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 1939

Expertise: Argumentation (in a variety of settings); rhetoric; creating academic/community partnerships; inter- and cross-disciplinary education; diversity in higher education; academic entrepreneurship; the role of public research universities in society; reforming undergraduate and graduate education; citizen scholars; and accountability in higher education.

Tracy S Dahlby

Tracy S Dahlby

Professor, School of Journalism, College of Communication
tracy.dahlby@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 6272

Expertise: Journalism and media criticism; coverage of international affairs, including Northeast and Southeast Asia; coverage of U.S. relations with Asia.

Katherine W Dawson

Katherine W Dawson

Senior Lecturer, School of Journalism, College of Communication
katedawson@aim.com
+1 512 471 6111

Expertise: Journalism, broadcast journalism (TV, radio), documentary film.

Yoav  Di-Capua

Yoav Di-Capua

Associate Professor, Department of History, College of Liberal Arts
ydi@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 475 7259

Expertise: Modern Arab Intellectual History

Steven  Dietz

Steven Dietz

Professor, Department of Theatre and Dance, College of Fine Arts
sjdietz@utexas.edu
+1 512 232 5311

Expertise: Playwriting, Directing, New Play Development, Adaptation, Theatre for Youth

Robin W Doughty

Robin W Doughty

Professor, Department of Geography and the Environment, College of Liberal Arts
rdoughty@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 1591, +1 512 471 5116

Expertise: Cultural Geography; Environmental Resource Management; Landscape Ecology and Biogeography

John S Dzienkowski

John S Dzienkowski

Professor, School of Law
jdzienkowski@law.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 1367

Expertise: John Dzienkowski teaches and writes in the areas of professional responsibility of lawyers, real property, international energy transactions, and oil and gas taxation. He is widely regarded as one of the most dynamic and effective speakers on topics of professional responsibility and he has delivered almost one hundred ethics presentations to in-house corporate departments, large and small law firms, state bar continuing legal education programs, and law faculties throughout this country. 

Bonnie M Elliott

Bonnie M Elliott

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education
belliott@utexas.edu
+1 512 232 5195

Toni L Falbo

Toni L Falbo

Professor, Department of Educational Psychology, College of Education
toni@prc.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 0603, +1 512 471 8020

Expertise: Dr. Falbo is an internationally recognized expert on the social and psychological characteristics of only children, including Chinese only children. She has studied the effects of sibling status on human development, including educational attainment and health in later life. She has studied the impact of ethnic minority status and parental support on educational outcomes, most notably writing the book Latino High School Graduation with Harriett D. Romo. Dr. Falbo is presently examining the effects of China's one-child policy on the personalities of Chinese children and adults, and is beginning a project to develop tools to assess explicit and implicit attitudes toward the one or two child family.

Carlton J Fong

Carlton J Fong

Coordinator, Graduate Student Instructor Program, Project 2021 and Educational Innovation, College of Education
carlton.fong@utexas.edu
+1 512 471 3879

Expertise: - The influence of psychosocial and study skill factors on community college success: A meta-analytic review - Student and teacher factors related to achievement in developmental mathematics - Meta-analytic investigation of the attitude-achievement paradox - The role of constructive feedback in college students' motivation, emotion, and learning

George B Forgie

George B Forgie

Associate Professor, Department of History, College of Liberal Arts
forgie@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 475 7231

Expertise: Political writing during the Civil War

Alan W Friedman

Alan W Friedman

Professor, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts
friedman@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8376, +1 512 471 4991

Expertise: British and American modernism; the novel; drama, especially Shakespeare; international programs, faculty governance and academic freedom

James K Galbraith

James K Galbraith

Professor, Lyndon B Johnson School of Public Affairs
galbraith@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 1244

Expertise: Macroeconomic policy; monetary policy, economic development policies; comparative economic policy; economic inequality

Carma R Gorman

Carma R Gorman

Associate Professor, Department of Art and Art History, College of Fine Arts
cgorman@utexas.edu
+1 512 471 0901, +1 512 471 3382

Expertise: History of American industrial design; US intellectual property law pertaining to design; evaluation/criticism of design; Henry Sargent (1770-1845).

Lino A Graglia

Lino A Graglia

Professor, School of Law
lgraglia@law.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 1363

Expertise: Constitutional law; antitrust; federalism; role of courts; race discrimination

Ian F Hancock

Ian F Hancock

Professor, Department of Linguistics, College of Liberal Arts
xulaj@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 7684, +1 512 471 1701

Expertise: Romani (Gypsy) language (origins, history, civil rights movement); creolization of language; English (dialects, history, spread overseas), language and identity

Hillary  Hart

Hillary Hart

Director, Faculty Innovation Center, Department Civil Architecture and Environmental Engineering, Cockrell School of Engineering
hart@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4635, +1 512 423 5022

Expertise: Technical communication; writing pedagogy; environmental communication; risk communication

James R Henson

James R Henson

Director of Communication Strategy and Director of the Texas Politics Project, Liberal Arts Instructional Technology Services, College of Liberal Arts, College of Liberal Arts
j.henson@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 0090

Expertise: Texas politics; presidential elections; Internet and politics; political campaigns; Texas Politics Project

David D Heymann

David D Heymann

Professor, School of Architecture
heymann@utexas.edu
+1 512 232 4083

Expertise: Architecture, including buildings and landscapes, particularly natural landscapes.

Jim V Hoffman

Jim V Hoffman

Professor, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education
jhoffman@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4041

Expertise: My interests focus on three areas: (1) Teacher preparation, (2) The classroom literacy environment, and (3) Promoting literacy achievement in developing countries. Methods: Descriptive, correlational, experimental, content analysis, program evaluation.

Madeline Y Hsu

Madeline Y Hsu

Professor, Department of History, College of Liberal Arts
myhsu@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 9469, +1 512 475 7850

Expertise: Migration, Transnationalism and Diaspora, Chinese Overseas, and Ethnic Studies, Immigration Policy

John  Huehnergard

John Huehnergard

Professor, Department of Middle Eastern Studies, College of Liberal Arts
huehnergard@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 7081

Expertise: Semitic languages and linguistics; historical linguistics; writing systems; ancient Near Eastern history

David C Hunter

David C Hunter

Interim Head Librarian, Fine Arts Library
david.hunter@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 495 4475, +1 512 495 4481

Expertise: Music information; George Frideric Handel

Coleman  Hutchison

Coleman Hutchison

Associate Professor, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts
coleman.hutchison@utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8372

Expertise: U.S. literature and culture to 1900; poetry; print culture; the U.S. south; the American Civil War

Robert W Jensen

Robert W Jensen

Professor, School of Journalism, College of Communication
rjensen@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 1990

Expertise: Media and journalism (law and ethics); progressive politics and political dissidence; U.S. antiwar activism; communication; white privilege and institutionalized racism; pornography and sexual violence; male masculinity and feminism.

Nathan M Jensen

Nathan M Jensen

Professor, Department of Government, College of Liberal Arts
natemjensen@austin.utexas.edu

Expertise: Relationship between multinational corporations and domestic governments; politics of natural resources; political economy of international institutions; diffusion of policy across borders; business corruption; civil war

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

David S Junker

David S Junker

Senior Lecturer, Department of Advertising, College of Communication
junker@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 9466

Expertise: Public relations and strategic communications; Black Music and the media; race relations; and popular music.

Stuart D Kelban

Stuart D Kelban

Associate Professor, Department of Radio-Television-Film, College of Communication
skelban@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 6037

Expertise: Screenwriting, television and film industry.

Deborah C Kelt

Deborah C Kelt

Co-Director, Heart of Texas Writing Project, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education
dkelt@utexas.edu

Aloysius P Martinich

Aloysius P Martinich

Professor, Department of Philosophy, College of Liberal Arts
martinich@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 6770

Expertise: History of political philosophy, Hobbes, Locke, Hume, philosophy of language, medieval philosophy, Philosophy of language; history of political philosophy; philosophy of religion; seventeenth century England

Ruth G McRoy

Ruth G McRoy

Professor Emeritus, School of Social Work
r.mcroy@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 0551

Expertise: Open adoptions, outcomes for birthmothers, adoptive parents and adopted children, trans-racial adoptions, family preservation, special needs adoptions, post adoption services, female sexual abuse perpetrators, racial identity issues, adolescent pregnancy, effectiveness of residential treatment services, adoption, same-sex couples

Paul D Miller

Paul D Miller

Associate Director, Clements Center
paul.miller@austin.utexas.edu

Expertise: National security, international security, public affairs, CIA, history, strategy, statecraft, international politics, foreign affairs

Linda S Mullenix

Linda S Mullenix

Professor, School of Law
lmullenix@law.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 1375

Expertise: Mass tort litigation; class action litigation; federal civil procedure; federal courts; professional responsibility

Thomas G Palaima

Thomas G Palaima

Professor, Department of Classics, College of Liberal Arts
tpalaima@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8837, +1 512 471 5742

Expertise: Aegean scripts & prehistory, Greek language, war & violence studies, public intellectual writing, music as social criticism, Dylanology

James W Pennebaker

James W Pennebaker

Executive Director and Special Advisor to the Provost, Project 2021 and Educational Innovation, College of Liberal Arts
pennebaker@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 2781

Expertise: Natural language and social behavior; group processes and educational outcomes; how individuals, groups, and cultures respond to traumatic events

Sarah R Powell

Sarah R Powell

Assistant Professor, Department of Special Education, College of Education
srpowell@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 475 6556

Expertise: Sarah R. Powell is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Special Education. Powell was a National Academy of Education/Spencer Postdoctoral Fellow from 2014 to 2016, and she is currently a Faculty Fellow with the Greater Texas Foundation. Powell is Principal Investigator of an Institute of Education Sciences efficacy grant related to word problems and equation solving for third-grade students with mathematics difficulties. Powell's research interests include developing and testing interventions for students with mathematics difficulties, with a special emphasis on peer tutoring, word-problem solving, mathematics writing, and the symbols and vocabulary within mathematics.

Pedro  Reyes

Pedro Reyes

Professor, Department of Educational Administration, College of Education
preyes@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 475 8569

Expertise: As a social scientist, my work is focused on the subject of the conditions fostering high academic success for children of poverty and the stratification of learning opportunities for children of color. Also, I am engaged in evaluating significant policy issues at the State level. Over the years I have raised more than 22 million dollars in research and development funds from The Spencer Foundation, The Annenberg Foundation, the Spencer T. and Ann W. Olin Foundation, the Texas Education Agency, the National Science Foundation, the Houston Endowment, Inc., The Brown Foundation, and the U.S. Department of Education, among others. Pedro Reyes is the author of Resiliency and Success: Migrant children in the US (2004); Lessons From High Poverty High Performance Schools: Creating Learning Communities (1999); and Teachers and Their Workplace: Commitment, Performance, and Productivity (1990). In addition, he has authored more than 75 articles, book chapters, monographs, and reviews and has presented more than 50 papers at national academic conferences. His research has appeared in such journals as Educational Administration Quarterly, The High School Journal, Journal of Educational Research, and the Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Sciences. He was Editor of the Book Review Section of Educational Researcher, Associate Editor of the International Journal of Qualitative Studies in Education, and reviewer of many other scholarly journals.

Joel D Rollins

Joel D Rollins

Forensics, Debate Coach, Department of Communication Studies, College of Communication
jd.rollins@utexas.edu
+1 512 471 1918

Expertise: Dr. Rollins is a senior lecturer in the Moody College of Communication in the Department of Communication Studies. He teaches courses in the undergraduate level which focus on argumentation theory and practice and the way in which rhetorical movements affect social change. His current research projects include investigating the role of rhetoric in pedagogy as well as writing a textbook for high school debaters.

John J Ruszkiewicz

John J Ruszkiewicz

Professor, Department of Rhetoric and Writing, College of Liberal Arts
jr@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8764, +1 512 471 6109

Expertise: Rhetoric; argumentation; grammar; writing; style

Cinthia S Salinas

Cinthia S Salinas

Department Chair, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education
cssalinas@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 3539

Expertise: Historical thinking and citizenship education in bilingual, ESL, and immigrant schooling contexts, migrant education, and high stakes testing in the social studies.

Victor  Sampson

Victor Sampson

Associate Professor, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education
victor.sampson@utexas.edu
+1 512 232 7504

Expertise: Science Education Supporting Student Participation in Scientific Argumentation and other Scientific Practices Design and Enactment of Innovative Instructional Materials and Strategies Development of Science Proficiency Assessment

Micheal P Sandbank

Micheal P Sandbank

Assistant Professor, Department of Special Education, College of Education
msandbank@austin.utexas.edu

Elizabeth Scala

Elizabeth Scala

Professor, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts
scala@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8375

Expertise: Chaucer; the history of Chaucer studies; the textual environments of medieval literature; Medieval Literature; Medieval Romance; Bibliography and Textual Studies; Literary Theory; Women, Gender, and Literature; Food Writing

Thomas G Schatz

Thomas G Schatz

Professor, Department of Radio-Television-Film, College of Communication
tschatz@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 5987

Expertise: Film and television history and criticism; media industry studies (history, economics, etc.); Hollywood studios and the ''studio system''; film genre

William J Scheick

William J Scheick

Professor Emeritus, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts
scheick@utexas.edu
+1 512 471 0000

Expertise: American literature and culture, especially colonial and nineteenth through early twentieth century; turn-of-the-century British; narrative and poetic morphology

Wayne C Schiess

Wayne C Schiess

Senior Lecturer, School of Law
wschiess@law.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 1333

Expertise: Legal writing; legal research; drafting; plain language

Harel  Shapira

Harel Shapira

Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, College of Liberal Arts
hshapira@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 8075

Expertise: Right wing politics, gun owners, notion of self-defense, group identity

Mark C Smith

Mark C Smith

Associate Professor, Department of American Studies, College of Liberal Arts
mcsmith@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 7277, +1 512 232 2015

Expertise: American cultural history of alcohol and drugs; History of addiction research; American cultural and intellectual history; American social thought and social sciences; history of social science

Laura L Stein

Laura L Stein

Associate Professor, Department of Radio-Television-Film, College of Communication
lstein@utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8624

Expertise: Communication law and policy, First Amendment rights, and alternative and public media

George  Sylvie

George Sylvie

Associate Professor, School of Journalism, College of Communication
g.sylvie@utexas.edu
+1 512 471 1783, +1 512 471 1845

Expertise: Media management; Internet newspaper economics; motivation and satisfaction in the newsroom; change and newspapers; newspaper organizational cooperation; technology''s role in media management; black press economics; mass media and minorities; newspaper reporting and editing; communication; journalism

Dan E Welcher

Dan E Welcher

Professor, Sarah and Ernest Butler School of Music, College of Fine Arts
dwelcher1@me.com
+1 512 471 0943

Expertise: Music composition, Arts & Humanities.

Jay L Westbrook

Jay L Westbrook

Professor, School of Law
jwestbrook@law.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 1303

Expertise: Bankruptcy; international business litigation and arbitration; commercial law especially Article 9; secured credit

John C Wheeler

John C Wheeler

Professor, Department of Astronomy, College of Natural Sciences
wheel@astro.as.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 6407

Expertise: Astronomy; Stars and stellar evolution; supernovae; compact stars, neutron stars and black holes; accretion disks; nucleosynthesis; gamma-ray bursts, astrobiology

Anthony C Woodbury

Anthony C Woodbury

Professor, Department of Linguistics, College of Liberal Arts
woodbury@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 1701

Expertise: Chatino linguistics and language preservation, Documentation and preservation of endangered languages, Eskimo-Aleut languages and speech communities, Natural discourse and verbal art, Tone, prosody and intonation, Grammatical analysis and theory

Marjorie C Woods

Marjorie C Woods

Professor, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts
marjoriewoods@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8383, +1 512 471 4991

Expertise: Medieval literature; medieval and renaissance rhetoric and pedagogy; composition exercises in premodern classroom; modern use of premodern compostion exercises

Jo Worthy

Jo Worthy

Professor, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education
worthy@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 565 8638

Expertise: Alternatives to Ability Grouping Reading Interests and Preferences Students Who Find School Challenging Bilingual Education Dyslexia and Reading Challenges