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Maurizio Albahari

Maurizio Albahari

Associate Professor of Anthropology
Anthropology

Migration and refugee mobility in the euro-mediterranean region, the mediterranean sea and italy; Sovereignty, democracy and human rights; Citizenship, cities and aesthetics; Pluralism and religion in public life

574-631-7759
malbahar@nd.edu

Corey Angst

Corey Angst

Assistant Professor of Management
Management

Health it; Electronic health records

574-631-4772
cangst@nd.edu

R. Scott Appleby

R. Scott Appleby

Marilyn Keough Dean of Notre Dame's Keough School of Global Affairs
History

Peace studies; American religious history; Religious violence

574-631-5665
Appleby.3@nd.edu

Brad Badertscher

Brad Badertscher

Professor of Accountancy
Mendoza

Financial accounting

574-631-5197
bbaderts@nd.edu

Timothy Beers

Timothy Beers

Professor, Notre Dame Chair in Astrophysics
Department of Physics

Astronomy; Milky way origin; Astrochemistry

574-631-4088
tbeers@nd.edu

Patricia Bellia

Patricia Bellia

William J. and Dorothy K. O’Neill Professor of Law

Constitutional law; Administrative law; Cyberlaw; Electronic surveillance law; Copyright law

574-631-3866
Bellia.2@nd.edu

David Bennett

David Bennett

Research Professor of Astrophysics and Cosmology
Physics

Gravitational microlensing; Exoplanets

574-631-8298
bennett@nd.edu

Mark Berends

Mark Berends

Professor of Sociology; Director, Center for Research on Educational Opportunity
Sociology

Sociology of education; School choice; Research methods; School effects on student achievement; Educational equity

574-631-0195
berends.3@nd.edu

Jeffrey Bergstrand

Jeffrey Bergstrand

Professor of Finance, Associate Dean for Graduate Programs
Finance

International trade and regional economic integration; Foreign direct investment and multinational enterprises; Macroeconomics; U.s. economy

574-631-6761
Bergstrand.1@nd.edu

Gianna Bern

Gianna Bern

Associate Teaching Professor of Finance; Academic Director, Master of Science in Finance
Mendoza College of Business

International finance; Energy project finance; Risk management; Global energy markets

574-631-0434
gbern@nd.edu

Nora Besansky

Nora Besansky

O'Hara Professor of Biological Sciences
Department of Biological Sciences

Anopheles mosquitoes; Mosquito genome; Malaria vectors; Epidemiology and population biology; Genetics and genomics; Entomology and vector-borne diseases

574-631-9321
nbesansk@nd.edu

Philip Bess

Philip Bess

Professor of Architecture

Sports stadium design; Architectural history and theory; Ecological urbanism; Urban design, theory and planning

574-631-7739
pbess@nd.edu

Basar Bilgicer

Basar Bilgicer

Associate Professor
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Biochemistry; Multivalent biomolecular interactions; Design of multivalent therapeutic and diagnostic molecules

574-631-1429
bbilgicer@nd.edu

Susan Blum

Susan Blum

Professor of Anthropology
Anthropology

Cultural, linguistic, and psychological anthropology; Deception and truth; Multilingualism; Person and self; Ethnicity, nationalism and identity; Childhood and higher education; Morality; Well-being; Justice; Sustainability and food; Anthropological theory; China and Asia, the U.S.; Cross-cultural comparison

574-631-3762
sblum@nd.edu

Paul Bohn

Paul Bohn

Arthur J. Schmitt Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Molecular technology; Chemical sensors; Optoelectronic materials and devices; Water purification

574-631-1849
pbohn@nd.edu

Kevin Bowyer

Kevin Bowyer

Schubmehl-Prein Professor and Department Chair of Computer Science and Engineering
Computer Science and Engineering

Biometrics; Data mining; Computer vision; Ethics and computing

574-631-9978
kwb@cse.nd.edu

Julie Braungart-Rieker

Julie Braungart-Rieker

Mary Hesburgh Flaherty and James F. Flaherty Collegiate Chair and Professor of Psychology; Director, William J. Shaw Center for Children and Families
Psychology

Social and emotional development in infancy and early childhood

574-631-6914
jbraunga@nd.edu

Joan Brennecke

Joan Brennecke

Keating-Crawford Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Environmentally benign solvents and processes; Ionic liquids

574-631-5847
jfb@nd.edu

Aimee Buccellato

Aimee Buccellato

Assistant Professor of Architecture
School of Architecture

Architectural technology; Construction methodologies; Residential design; Sustainable architecture; Urban design, theory and planning

574-631-1431
abuccellato@nd.edu

Kasey Buckles

Kasey Buckles

Brian and Jeannelle Brady Associate Professor
Economics and Econometrics

Economics of the family; Economic demography; Health economics; Labor economics

574-631-6210
kbuckles@nd.edu

Peter Burns

Peter Burns

Henry J. Massman Chair and Professor of Civil Engineering and Geological Sciences;
Director, Center for Sustainable Energy at Notre Dame
Civil and Environmental Engineering and Earth Sciences

Environmental mineralogy and crystallography; Mineral crystal structures and crystal chemistry; Mineral structural energetics; Mineral paragenesis; Nuclear waste disposal

574-631-7852
pburns@nd.edu

David Campbell

David Campbell

Packey J. Dee Professor of American Democracy
Political Science

Religion and politics; Political participation; American politics; Education policy; Civic engagement; Political behavior

574-631-7809
Dave_Campbell@nd.edu

Gilberto Cárdenas

Gilberto Cárdenas

Professor of Sociology
Executive Director of the Notre Dame Center for Arts and Culture
Sociology

Mexican immigration; Border studies; Latino art and culture

574-631-3819
gcardena@nd.edu

Timothy Carone

Timothy Carone

Associate Teaching Professor
Mendoza College of Business

Data science; Automation; Business intelligence; Data mining; Artificial intelligence and data security.

574-631-9322
tcarone1@nd.edu

Paolo Carozza

Paolo Carozza

Director, Helen Kellogg Institute for International Studies; Director, JSD Program in International Human Rights Law; Professor of Law; Concurrent Professor of Political Science
Notre Dame Law School

Human rights; International law; Comparative law

574-631-4128
pcarozza@nd.edu

Douglass Cassel

Douglass Cassel

Notre Dame Presidential Fellow
Professor of Law
Law School

International human rights; International criminal and humanitarian law; Colombian peace process

574-631-7895
Doug.Cassel@nd.edu

Francis Castellino

Francis Castellino

Director, WM Keck Center for Transgene Research,
Kleiderer-Pezold Professor of Biochemistry
Chemistry and Biochemistry

Blood clots; Hemostasis and inflammation

574-631-8996
fcastell@nd.edu

John Cavadini

John Cavadini

Professor of Theology
McGrath-Cavadini Director of the McGrath Institute for Church Life
Theology

The pope; The papacy

574-631-5510
Cavadini.1@nd.edu

Nitesh Chawla

Nitesh Chawla

Frank M. Freimann Professor of Computer Science and Engineering
Director, DIAL Lab
Director, iCeNSA
Computer Science and Engineering

Big data; Data mining; Machine learning; Network science and their applications on social networks; Health care informatics/analytics; Environmental sciences; National security

574-631-8716
nchawla@nd.edu

Frank Collins

Frank Collins

George and Winifred Clark Professor of Biological Sciences
Biological Sciences

Malaria; Bioinformatics; Malaria transmission and control

574-631-9245
frank@nd.edu

Brian Conchubhair

Brian Conchubhair

Associate Professor of Irish Language and Literature,
Director of Center for the Study of Languages & Culture
Irish Language and Literature

19th and 20th century ireland; The irish revival; Contemporary irish-language fiction; The european fin de siècle; Modernism; Post-modernism; The irish language among the diaspora.

574-631-0499
oconchubhair.1@nd.edu

Thomas Corke

Thomas Corke

Clark Equipment Professor of Engineering
Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering

Fluid mechanics; Aircraft design; Aeronautics industry

574-631-3261
tcorke@nd.edu

Alexandra Corning

Alexandra Corning

Research Associate Professor of Psychology
Psychology

Eating disorders; Body image

574-631-9928
acorning@nd.edu

David Cortright

David Cortright

Director of Policy Studies, Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies

Nonviolent social change; Nuclear disarmament; The use of multilateral sanctions and incentives as tools of international peacemaking; Nonviolent social change

574-631-8536
dcortrig@nd.edu

Martijn Cremers

Martijn Cremers

Professor of Finance
Mendoza College of Business

Investment management; Social investing; Mutual funds; Pension funds; Corporate governance; Executive compensation

574-631-4476
mcremers@nd.edu

Justin Crepp

Justin Crepp

Freimann Assistant Professor of Physics
Physics

Orbital motion; High-contrast imaging; Giant planets; M-dwarf stars; Earth-sized planets; Ilocater doppler spectrometer; Exoplanet searches; Kepler mission

574-631-4092
jcrepp@nd.edu

Mark Cummings

Mark Cummings

Notre Dame Chair in Psychology
Director, Family Studies Center
Co-Director, Center for Children and Families
Psychology

Parental impact on child development; Psychology of children and families

574-631-4947
ecumming@nd.edu

Kathleen Cummings

Kathleen Cummings

Associate Professor of American Studies
Director, Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholicism
American Studies

History of women and american religion; U.S. catholicism

574-631-8749
cummings.23@nd.edu

Lawrence Cunningham

Lawrence Cunningham

John A. O'Brien Professor of Theology, Emeritus
Theology

Catholic church; The pope; The papacy; History of christianity; Christian spirituality

Cunningham.1@nd.edu

Crislyn D'Souza-Schorey

Crislyn D'Souza-Schorey

Morris Pollard Professor of Biological Sciences
Department Chair
Biological Sciences

Cancer; Cancer cell invasion; Cell migration; Metastasis; Cancer biomarkers

574-631-5257
cdsouzas@nd.edu

Darren Davis

Darren Davis

Professor of Political Science
Director for the Center for Social Research
Political Science

Political psychology; Public opinion; Political behavior; Elections; Racial politics; Methodology; Media and communications

574-631-5654
Darren.Davis@nd.edu

Michael Desch

Michael Desch

Professor of Political Science,
Director, Notre Dame International Security Center
Political Science

American foreign policy; International relations; International security

574-631-2792
mdesch@nd.edu

Julia Douthwaite

Julia Douthwaite

Professor of French
Romance Languages and Literatures

International studies; Study abroad; Internationalism; 18th- and early 19th-century french literature; The french revolution; Women’s writing; Intersections between literature and science

574-631-9302
Douthwaite.1@nd.edu

Paul Down

Paul Down

Professor Emeritus, Industrial Design
Art, Art History and Design

Industrial design; Design for social betterment

down.1@nd.edu

John Duffy

John Duffy

Associate Professor of English
English

Ethics; Rhetoric; Literacy; Literature

574-631-9796
jduffy@nd.edu

Robert Easley

Robert Easley

Associate Professor of Management
Business

Electronic auctions; Collaborative software; Ecommerce

574-631-6077
reasley@nd.edu

Kathleen Eberhard

Kathleen Eberhard

Director of Cognition, Brain and Behavior Program
Associate Professor of Psychology
Psychology

Spoken language production and comprehension; Smart robots; Psycholinguistics

574-631-7627
keberhar@nd.edu

Ed Edmonds

Ed Edmonds

Associate Dean for Library and Information Technology
Professor of Law
Notre Dame Law School

Sports law; Antitrust and labor issues involving baseball

574-631-5916
edmonds.7@nd.edu

William Evans

William Evans

Keough-Hesburgh Professor of Economics
Economics

Labor economics; Economics of education; Health economics

(574) 631-7039
wevans1@nd.edu

Michael Ferdig

Michael Ferdig

Associate Professor of Biological Sciences
Biological Sciences

Genetics and genomics of drug resistance and virulence in the malaria parasite

574-631-9973
ferdig.1@nd.edu

Patrick Flynn

Patrick Flynn

Duda Family Professor of Engineering, Professor of Computer Science and Engineering
Computer Science and Engineering

Biometrics; Computer vision; Image processing; Mobile app development

574-631-8803
flynn@nd.edu

Judith Fox

Judith Fox

Clinical Professor of Law
Law School

Consumer law; Cross-cultural counseling; Fair debt collection; Foreclosure; Negotiation; Predatory lending

574-631-7795
Judith.L.Fox.30@nd.edu

Luis Fraga

Luis Fraga

Notre Dame Professor in Transformative Latino Leadership
Co-Director, Institute for Latino Studies
Department of Political Science

Latino politics; Politics of race and ethnicity; Urban politics; Voting rights policy; Immigration policy; Educational policy

574-631-4742
Luis.Fraga@nd.edu

Malcolm Fraser

Malcolm Fraser

Rev. Julius A. Nieuwland, C.S.C., Professor of Biological Sciences
Department of Biological Sciences

Molecular biology and genetics of viruses

574-631-6209
fraser.1@nd.edu

Agustin Fuentes

Agustin Fuentes

Professor of Anthropology
Chair of the Department of Anthropology
Anthropology

Biological anthropology; Primatology and evolution of social organization and behavior; Human evolution

574-631-5547
afuentes@nd.edu

Mary Galvin

Mary Galvin

William K. Warren Foundation Dean of the College of Science,
Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Chemistry and Biochemistry

Inorganic chemistry; Organic chemistry

574-631-6456
mgalvin2@nd.edu

Priyank Gandhi

Priyank Gandhi

Assistant Professor of Finance
Business

Financial intermediaries; Credit risk; Computational fiance; Corporate finance

574-631-3450
pgandhi@nd.edu

Peter Garnavich

Peter Garnavich

Professor of Physics
Physics

Astrophysics; Supernovae; Gamma-ray bursts

574-631-7262
Garnavich.1@nd.edu

Rick Garnett

Rick Garnett

Paul J. Schierl/Fort Howard Corporation Professor of Law
Concurrent Professor of Political Science
Notre Dame Law School

Death penalty; Free speech; School choice; Catholic social thought; Church/state relations; Religion in the public square; Free exercise of religion; Federalism and criminal law; Supreme court; Criminal defense; Religious liberty; Education reform

574-631-6981
rgarnett@nd.edu

Lee Gettler

Lee Gettler

Assistant Professor of Anthropology
Anthropology

Hormones; New parenthood; Parents’ physical and mental health

574-631-4479
lgettler@nd.edu

Stuart Greene

Stuart Greene

Associate Professor of English
English

The intersections of race, poverty and academic achievement; Literacy; Community-based research; Parent involvement

574-631-6567
sgreene1@nd.edu

Thomas Gresik

Thomas Gresik

Professor of Economics and Econometrics
Economics and Econometrics

International trade and finance; Gas prices; Multinational enterprises; Tax policies and economy

574-631-9341
tgresik@nd.edu

Rev. Daniel G. Groody, C.S.C.

Rev. Daniel G. Groody, C.S.C.

Associate Professor of Theology
Theology

Mexican immigration; Latino studies; U.s.-mexico border; Latino spirituality and culture; Catholic social teaching on migration

574-631-3233
dgroody@nd.edu

Hong Guo

Hong Guo

Associate Professor of Management
Business

Net neutrality; Economic analysis of it policies; Mining online social networks

574-631-2927
hguo@nd.edu

Jimmy Gurulé

Jimmy Gurulé

Professor of Law
Notre Dame Law School

International criminal law; Complex criminal litigation; Terrorism; Terrorist financing; Anti-money laundering; Organized crime

574-631-5917
Gurule.1@nd.edu

Juan Guzman

Juan Guzman

Director of Monitoring and Evaluation, Notre Dame Initiative for Global Development, Keough School of Global Affairs

International education; International evaluation; International development

574-631-8456
jc.guzman@nd.edu

Kasturi Haldar

Kasturi Haldar

Julius Nieuwland Professor of Biological Sciences
Parsons-Quinn Director, Center for Rare and Neglected Diseases
Biological Sciences

Understanding disease pathology and developing treatments in rare and neglected diseases

574-631-1474
khaldar@nd.edu

Edwin Hernández

Edwin Hernández

Research Fellow at the Center for the Study of Latino Religion and Research
Institute for Latino Studies

Latino religion

574-631-8558
Hernandez.77@nd.edu

Michel Hockx

Michel Hockx

Director, Liu Institute for Asia and Asian Studies
Professor, Chinese Literature and Culture
East Asian Languages and Cultures

The internet and internet culture in china; Modern chinese language and culture; Censorship in china

574-631-4409
mhockx@nd.edu

Bruce Huber

Bruce Huber

Associate Professor of Law
Law School

Energy law; Environmental law; Natural resources law; Political science; Property law; Public land and resource management; Renewable energy

574-631-2538
bhuber@nd.edu

Daniel Hungerman

Daniel Hungerman

Stepan Family Associate Professor of Economics
Economics

Public economics; Religion and the determinants of philanthropic activity

574-631-4495
dhungerm@nd.edu

David Hyde

David Hyde

Rev. Howard J. Kenna, C.S.C., Memorial Director of the Center for Zebrafish Research
Biological Sciences

Retinal/neuronal regeneration; Adult/somatic stem cells; Regenerative biology; Retinal development; Genetic reprogramming; Cell signaling pathways

574-631-8054
dhyde@nd.edu

Frank Incropera

Frank Incropera

H. Clifford and Evelyn A. Brosey Professor Emeritus
College of Engineering

Assessments of energy technology options; Related economic and environmental issues - including climate change - the influence of public policy and geopolitics; And pathways to a sustainable energy future.

574-631-3095
fpi@nd.edu

Boldizsár Jankó

Boldizsár Jankó

Professor of Theoretical Physics
Physics

Theoretical condensed matter physics; Spintronics

574-631-8049
bjanko@nd.edu

Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C.

Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C.


Richard Jensen

Richard Jensen

Gilbert Schaefer Professor of Economics
Economics and Econometrics

Microeconomic theory; Industrial organization; International trade and environmental economics

574-631-7698
rjensen1@nd.edu

Lionel Jensen

Lionel Jensen

Associate Professor of East Asian Languages and Cultures and Concurrent Associate Professor of History
East Asian Languages and Cultures, History

History of chinese religion and thought; Folklore; Early sino-western contact; Chinese nationalism

574-631-7699
Jensen.21@nd.edu

Robert Johansen

Robert Johansen

Professor of Political Science
Emeritus, Political Science
Political Science

International ethics and global governance; The united nations and the maintenance of peace and security; And peace and world order studies

574-631-6971
johansen.2@nd.edu

Joseph Kaboski

Joseph Kaboski

David F. and Erin M. Seng Foundation Professor of Economics
Economics

Growth and development; International economics; Catholic teaching and economics

574-631-9906
jkaboski@nd.edu

Prashant Kamat

Prashant Kamat

Rev. John A. Zahm Professor of Science
Chemistry & Biochemistry

Inorganic chemistry; Physical/analytical chemistry; Energy; Materials and measurement

574-631-5411
pkamat@nd.edu

Asher Kaufman

Asher Kaufman

Associate Professor of History and Peace Studies

Arab-israeli conflict and modern history of Lebanon and Syria

574-631-8213

Mary Kearney

Mary Kearney

Associate Professor of Film, Television, and Theatre
Director, GeNDer Studies Program
Film, Television, and Theatre

Gender; Girls' media; Television; Film; Popular music; Youth cultures; Popular culture

574-631-1654
mckearney@nd.edu

Anita Kelly

Anita Kelly

Professor of Psychology
Psychology

Secrets; Confidentiality

574-631-7048
kelly.79@nd.edu

Tracy Kijewski-Correa

Tracy Kijewski-Correa

Associate Professor of Civil Engineering and Geological Sciences

Challenges in modern civil infrastructure and natural hazard assessment and mitigation

574-631-2980
tkijewsk@nd.edu

Karrie Koesel

Karrie Koesel

Associate Professor of Political Science

Religion and politics; Democracy and dictatorship; Political education; Contemporary chinese and russian politics

574-631-0829
kkoesel1@nd.edu

Peter Kogge

Peter Kogge

Ted H. McCourtney Professor of Computer Science and Engineering
Computer Science and Engineering

Computer architectures; Supercomputing

574-631-6763
kogge@nd.edu

Krupali Krusche

Krupali Krusche

Associate Professor and Academic Director of the Architecture Program in Rome

Historic preservation; Sacred architecture and architectural technologies

574-631-2314
kuplekar@nd.edu

Nicholas Laneman

Nicholas Laneman

Professor of Electrical Engineering,
Director, Wireless Institute
Electrical Engineering

Wireless communications; Networking; Information theory

574-631-8034
jnl@nd.edu

Maj. Gen. Robert Latiff (Ret.)

Maj. Gen. Robert Latiff (Ret.)

Adjunct Professor, Reilly Center for Science, Technology, and Values
Reilly Center

Data mining; Advanced analytics; U.S. intelligence community; Ethics of war

Robert.H.Latiff.1@nd.edu

Geoffrey Layman

Geoffrey Layman

Professor of American Politics
Department of Political Science

American politics; Political parties; Public opinion; Voting behavior; Religion and politics; Research methods

574-631-0379
glayman@nd.edu

John Lederach

John Lederach

Professor of International Peacebuilding
Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies

Peacebuilding; Conflict resolution; Conciliation

574-631-6970
jplbus@gmail.com

Marya Lieberman

Marya Lieberman

Associate Professor of Chemistry
Chemistry and Biochemistry

Low-quality medicines; Fake pharmaceuticals; Counterfeit drug detection

574-631-4665
mlieberm@nd.edu

Daniel Lindley

Daniel Lindley

Associate Professor of Political Science
Political Science

International relations; Foreign policy; Security studies

574-631-3226
Lindley.3@nd.edu

George Lopez

George Lopez

The Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., Professor Emeritus of Peace Studies
Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies

Peace studies; Economic sanctions; Repression and human rights violations; Ethics and the use of force

574-631-1520
lopez.1@nd.edu

Timothy Loughran

Timothy Loughran

C. R. Smith Professor of Finance
Finance

Behavioral finance; Market microstructure; Equity investing

574-631-8432
Loughran.9@nd.edu

Michael Lykoudis

Michael Lykoudis

Francis and Kathleen Rooney Dean of the School of Architecture
Notre Dame School of Architecture

Traditional architecture and urbanism; Linking architectural tradition and classicism to urbanism and environmental issues

574-631-4699
Lykoudis.1@nd.edu

Ted Mandell

Ted Mandell

Associate Professional Specialist
Film, Television and Theatre

Reality television; Popular culture

574-631-6953
Mandell.1@nd.edu

Michael Mannor

Michael Mannor

John F. O'Shaughnessy Associate Professor of Family Enterprise

Executive leadership; Organizational learning; It; Entrepreneurship

574-631-3298
mikemannor@nd.edu

Nelson Mark

Nelson Mark

Alfred C. DeCrane Jr. Professor of International Economics
Economics and Econometrics

International macroeconomics; Exchange rate economics

574- 631-0518
nmark@nd.edu

Timothy Matovina

Timothy Matovina

Professor of Theology
Co-Director, Institute for Latino Studies
Theology

Catholic church; Latinos

574-631-3841
Matovina.1@nd.edu

Lloyd Mayer

Lloyd Mayer

Professor of Law
Law School

Advocacy by nonprofit organizations; Election law and tax law; Lobbying; Nonprofits

574-631-8057
lmayer@nd.edu

A. James McAdams

A. James McAdams

Director of the Nanovic Institute for European Studies and William M. Scholl Professor of International Affairs

Germany; Russia; Europe; Communism

574-631-5253
A.J.McAdams.5@nd.edu

Jennifer McAward

Jennifer McAward

Associate Professor of Law; Director, Center for Civil and Human Rights, Keough School of Global Affairs
Notre Dame Law School

Civil rights law; Constitutional law; Habeas corpus

574-631-7528
mason.1@nd.edu

Elizabeth McClintock

Elizabeth McClintock

Assistant Professor of Sociology
Sociology

Gender, family and sexuality; Quantitative methods; Interpersonal relationships; Romantic partner selection; Race, segregation and homophily; Body-image; Aging and older-age dating

(574) 631-5218

Mary McDowell

Mary McDowell

Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences

Immunoparasitology

574-631-9771
mcdowell.11@nd.edu

John McGreevy

John McGreevy

Professor of History and I.A. O'Shaughnessy Dean of the College of Arts and Letters
History

American political history; American religious history

574-631-6642
McGreevy.5@nd.edu

James McKenna

James McKenna

Rev. Edmund P. Joyce, C.S.C., Professor of Anthropology; Director, Mother-Baby Behavioral Sleep Lab
Anthropology

Infant co-sleeping; Breast-feeding; Sudden infant death syndrome (sids); Evolution of human behavior; Evolutionary medicine; Human parenting; Infancy

574-631-3816
McKenna.25@nd.edu

Mark McKenna

Mark McKenna

Professor of Law
Notre Dame Presidential Fellow

Intellectual property; Including patent; Trademark; Copyright and the right of publicity and torts

574-631-9258
markmckenna@nd.edu

Rory McVeigh

Rory McVeigh

Professor of Sociology
Department of Sociology

Inequality and stratification; Social movements; Political sociology; Race and ethnicity

(574) 631-0386

Thomas Merluzzi

Thomas Merluzzi

Director, Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts
Professor of Psychology
Psychology

Psychology of coping with cancer; Mental health during chronic and terminal illness

574-631-5623
tmerluzz@nd.edu

Shahriar Mobashery

Shahriar Mobashery

Navari Family Professor in Life Sciences
Chemistry and Biochemistry

Resistance to antibiotics; Superbugs; Development of novel antibiotics; Diabetic wound healing; Cancer metastasis

574-631-2933
mobashery@nd.edu

Ebrahim Moosa

Ebrahim Moosa

Professor of Islamic Studies
Kroc Institute for Peace Studies

Islamic law; History; Ethics and theology

574-631-1204
emoosa@gmail.com

Vincent Muñoz

Vincent Muñoz

Tocqueville Associate Professor of Religion & Public Life

Constitutional law; American politics; Political philosophy

574-631-0489
munoz.27@nd.edu

Patrick Murphy

Patrick Murphy

Professor of Marketing
Marketing

Business and marketing ethics; Public policy issues in marketing

574-631-9092
Murphy.72@nd.edu

John Nagle

John Nagle

John N. Matthews Professor of Law
Notre Dame Law School

Environmental law; Supreme court; Property

574-631-9407
Nagle.8@nd.edu

Darcia Narvaez

Darcia Narvaez

Professor of Psychology
Psychology

Child development; Parenting; Evolution; Morality; Virtue development; Moral education

574-631-7835
dnarvaez@nd.edu

Clive Neal

Clive Neal

Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering and Earth Sciences
Civil and Environmental Engineering and Earth Sciences

Lunar petrology (rocks); Geochemistry; Planetary geology; The moon

574-631-8328
neal.1@nd.edu

Mark Noll

Mark Noll

Francis A. McAnaney Professor of History
History

Religious and cultural history; The relationship between evangelicals and catholics

574-631-7574
Noll.8@nd.edu

Carolyn Nordstrom

Carolyn Nordstrom

Professor of Anthropology
Anthropology

Political and economic anthropology; Warfare; Anthropology of war and peace; Epicenters of conflict and peacebuilding; Transnational crime; Globalization; Gender; Culture theory

574-631-5072
nordstrom.1@nd.edu

Mary O'Connell

Mary O'Connell

Robert and Marion Short Professor of Law, Research Professor of International Dispute Resolution, Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies
Notre Dame Law School

International law; International legal regulation of the use of force; Conflict and dispute resolution

574-631-7953
MaryEllenOConnell@nd.edu

James O'Rourke

James O'Rourke

Professor of Management,
Arthur F. and Mary J. O'Neil Director of the Fanning Center for Business Communication
Management

Corporate communication; Reputation management; Public speaking; Business writing

574-631-8397
ORourke.2@nd.edu

Susan Ohmer

Susan Ohmer

Associate Professor, Film, Television,
William T. and Helen Kuhn Carey Associate Professor of Modern Communication
Film, Television, and Theatre

Market research in media organizations; Hollywood film industry in the 1940s; Film and television history; Media industries; Digital culture; Media and presidential elections; Animation

574-631-1626
sohmer@nd.edu

Rashied Omar

Rashied Omar

Research Scholar of Islamic Studies and Peacebuilding
Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies

Islam, religion and violence; Interreligious dialogue and peacebuilding; Post-conflict peacebuilding in South Africa

574-631-7740
omar.1@nd.edu

Jessica Payne

Jessica Payne

Associate Professor, Nancy O'Neill Collegiate Chair in Psychology

The impact of sleep; Stress; Memory

574-631-1636
jpayne7@nd.edu

Daniel Philpott

Daniel Philpott

Associate Professor of Political Science and Peace Studies
Political Science

Religion and global politics; Transitional justice; Reconciliation; Ethics and international relations

574-631-7667
philpott.1@nd.edu

Richard Pierce

Richard Pierce

John Cardinal O'Hara, C.S.C., Associate Professor of History and Chair of Africana Studies
History and Africana Studies

African-american; Urban; And civil rights history

574-631-7191
rpierce@nd.edu

Dianne Pinderhughes

Dianne Pinderhughes

Professor of Political Science and Africana Studies
Political Science and Africana Studies

Racial; Ethnic and urban politics; Voting rights policy

574-631-3676
Pinderhughes.1@nd.edu

Wolfgang Porod

Wolfgang Porod

Frank M. Freimann Chair Professor of Electrical Engineering
Director of the Center for Nano Science and Technology
Electrical Engineering

Solid-state devices; Computational electronics; Nanoelectronics; Quantum devices

574-631-6376
porod@nd.edu

Clark Power

Clark Power

Professor of Education in the Program of Liberal Studies
Program of Liberal Studies

Moral development and education; Bullying; Cheating; Youth sports; Character education

F.C.Power.1@nd.edu

Linda Przybyszewski

Linda Przybyszewski

Associate Professor of History
History

American legal; Constitutional; Cultural and intellectual history; The history of fashion and dress

574-631-7661
Przybyszewski.1@nd.edu

Benjamin Radcliff

Benjamin Radcliff

Professor of American Politics
Department of Political Science

Science of happiness; Happiness economics

574-631-3768
Radcliff.1@nd.edu

Ricardo Ramirez

Ricardo Ramirez

Associate Professor of Political Science
Political Science

American politics; Political behavior; State and local politics; Race and ethnicity; Immigration

574-631-0352
Ricardo.Ramirez.83@nd.edu

Patrick Regan

Patrick Regan

Professor of Political Science
ND-GAIN Associate Director
Faculty Fellow, Kroc Institute
Department of Political Science

Politics of climate change; Conflict management; Civil wars; External interventions

574-631-8834
pregan3@nd.edu

Gretchen Reydams-Schils

Gretchen Reydams-Schils

Professor of Liberal Studies
Program of Liberal Studies

Ancient philosophy; Cultural assimilation and transmission; Feminist philosophy; Theories of social ethics and community formation

574-631-7535
reydams-schils.1@nd.edu

Karen Richman

Karen Richman

Director of Undergraduate Academic Programs, Institute for Latino Studies
Concurrent Faculty, Anthropology
Faculty, Romance Languages and Literatures
Kellogg Institute for International Studies

Geographic focus: mexico, the caribbean (haiti), and the united states.; Religion; Migration; Transnationalism; Gender; Production and consumption

574-631-8146
krichman@nd.edu

Adrian Rocha

Adrian Rocha

Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences
Biological Sciences

Arctic climate change; Disturbance ecology; Land use change ecology; Land-atmosphere interactions; Wetland ecology

574-631-9438 (office), 574-631-2874 (lab)
arocha1@nd.edu

Ryan Roeder

Ryan Roeder

Associate Professor of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering
Engineering

Biomaterials; Biomechanics; Materials science; Mechanical behavior; Nanoparticles; Scaffolds

574-631-7003
rroeder@nd.edu

Kim Rollings

Kim Rollings

Assistant Professor of Architecture
School of Architecture

Ecological urbanism; Residential design; Sustainable architecture; Urban design

574-631-4105
krolling@nd.edu

Jason Ruiz

Jason Ruiz

Associate Professor of American Studies
American Studies

U.S.-Mexico cultural relations; Race and popular culture; Sexuality studies

574-631-2168
jason.ruiz@nd.edu

Zachary Schafer

Zachary Schafer

Coleman Foundation Associate Professor of Cancer Biology
Biological Sciences

Cancer metastasis; Cell death; Breast cancer; Antioxidants

zschafe1@nd.edu

Robert Schmuhl

Robert Schmuhl

Walter H. Annenberg-Edmund P. Joyce Chair in American Studies and Journalism
American Studies

American culture; Journalistic ethics; Journalism; American politics and the media

574-631-5128
rschmuhl@nd.edu

Jeffrey Schorey

Jeffrey Schorey

George B. Craig Jr. Professor of Biological Sciences
Biological Sciences

Cellular & moleculular biology; Microbiology & immunology; Infectious & vector-borne diseases; Mycobacterial pathogenesis; Infectious diseases; Immunity; Mouse models; Tb diagnostics, drug development & vaccine development

574-631-3734 (office)
schorey.1@nd.edu

Paul Schultz

Paul Schultz

John W. and Maude Clarke Professor of Finance
Finance

Collapse of internet stock prices; Arbitrage and the prices of dual class shares; Corporate finance; Market microstructure; Financial policy

574-631-3338
pschultz@nd.edu

Mark Schurr

Mark Schurr

Associate Professor of Anthropology
Anthropology

Archaeology of eastern north america; Evolution of social organizations

574-631-7638
Schurr.1@nd.edu

Alan Seabaugh

Alan Seabaugh

Frank M. Freimann Chair Professor of Electrical Engineering; Associate Director of the Notre Dame Center for Nano Science and Technology
Electrical Engineering

Nanoelectronics; Computer devices and circuits

574-631-4473
Seabaugh.1@nd.edu

David Severson

David Severson

Professor of Biological Sciences
Biological Sciences

Mosquito genetics and genomics; Systems biology; Quantitative genetics; Comparative genomics; Population biology; Mosquito innate immunity

574-631-3826 (office)
Severson.1@nd.edu

Susan Sheridan

Susan Sheridan

Associate Professor of Anthropology
Anthropology

Biocultural analyses of ancient diet and disease patterns with particular interest in childhood health/adaptability; Evolution of infectious disease; Occupational stress

574-631-7670
sheridan.5@nd.edu

David Sikkink

David Sikkink

Associate Professor of Sociology
Sociology

Education; Religion; Politics; Research methods; Social movements / political sociology

574-631-2736
dsikkink@nd.edu

Bradley Smith

Bradley Smith

Emil T. Hofman, Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Chemistry and Biochemistry

Smart molecules for imaging; Targeting; Supramolecular chemistry; Bioorganic chemistry; Organic synthesis; Membrane biophysics; Photonics; Small animal imaging

574-631-8632
smith.115@nd.edu

Christian Smith

Christian Smith

Director of the Center for Social Research, the William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of Sociology, and the Director of the Center for the Study of Religion and Society
Sociology

Sociology of religion; Social theory; Cultural sociology; Adolescence

574-631-4531
Chris.Smith@nd.edu

Thomas Smith

Thomas Smith

Professor of Architecture
School of Architecture

American Grecian architecture; Andrea palladio; Classical antiquity; Classical architecture; Furniture design; Greek revival architecture; Residential design; Sacred architecture; Sustainable architecture; Vitruvius and hellenistic classical architecture

574-631-9210
smith.3@nd.edu

Carter Snead

Carter Snead

William P. and Hazel B. White Director of the Center for Ethics and Culture,
Professor of Law
Notre Dame Law School

Bioethics; Governance of science, medicine, and biotechnology according to ethical principles; Abortion; Stem cell research

574-631-8259
snead.1@nd.edu

M. Sharon Stack

M. Sharon Stack

Ann F. Dunne and Elizabeth Riley Director, Harper Cancer Research Institute;
Professor, Chemistry & Biochemistry
Chemistry and Biochemistry

Tumor metastasis; Ovarian cancer; Oral cancer; Cell and molecular biology

574-631-4100
sstack@nd.edu

John Stamper

John Stamper

Associate Dean of Architecture,
Director of Undergraduate Studies of Architecture,
Professor of Architecture
Architecture

American domestic architecture; Ancient roman architecture; Architectural history and theory; Classical antiquity; Historic preservation; Twentieth-century architecture and design

574-631-6137
Stamper.1@nd.edu

Duncan Stroik

Duncan Stroik

Professor of Architecture
School of Architecture

Andrea palladio; Classical architecture; Renaissance and the baroque; Residential design; Sacred architecture

574-631-5762
dstroik@nd.edu

Jim Sullivan

Jim Sullivan

Rev. Thomas J. McDonagh, C.S.C. Associate Professor of Economics

Poverty; Unemployment; Labor economics; Public finance; Applied microeconomics

574-631-7587
sullivan.197@nd.edu

Michael Sweikar

Michael Sweikar

Managing Director, Notre Dame Initiative for Global Development, Keough School of Global Affairs

International development

574-631-2940
msweikar@nd.edu

Jennifer Tank

Jennifer Tank

Director, Notre Dame Environmental Change Initiative
Ludmilla F., Stephen J. and Robert T. Galla Professor of Biological Sciences
Biological Sciences

Aquatic ecology; Biogeochemistry of streams and rivers; Nutrient cycling and transport; Land use effects on freshwater; Agricultural conservation practices, restoration and water quality

574-631-3976
tank.1@nd.edu

Ann Tenbrunsel

Ann Tenbrunsel

Rex and Alice A. Martin Professor of Business Ethics
Director of the Institute for Ethical Business Worldwide

Decision making; Negotiations; Ethics

574-631-7402
Ann.E.Tenbrunsel.1@nd.edu

Jay Tidmarsh

Jay Tidmarsh

Professor of Law
Notre Dame Law School

Complex civil litigation; Civil procedure; Federal courts; Environmental torts; Professional malpractice

574-631-6985
Tidmarsh.1@nd.edu

Joe Urbany

Joe Urbany

Professor of Marketing

Information search and decision-making; Buyer behavior; Managerial decision-making; Competitive strategy

574-631-2687
urbany@nd.edu

James VanderKam

James VanderKam

John A. O'Brien Endowed Professor of Theology
Theology

Dead sea scrolls; History and literature of early judaism and the hebrew scriptures

574-631-3421 or 5162
jvanderk@nd.edu

John VanEngen

John VanEngen

Andrew V. Tackes Professor of Medieval History
History

Medieval european history; Twelfth-century reform and society; Late medieval religious movements; Women writers; Monasticism; Canon law; Christianization

574-631-5062
vanengen.1@nd.edu

Ernesto Verdeja

Ernesto Verdeja

Associate Professor of Political Science and Peace Studies
Political Science

Political violence; War crimes trials; Truth commissions and genocide.

574-631-8533
everdeja@nd.edu

Peter Wallensteen

Peter Wallensteen

Richard G. Starmann Sr. Research Professor of Peace Studies

Peace; Peacebuilding; Causes of war; Conflict resolution & conflict prevention; Economic sanctions; U.n. affairs; Scandanavian events

574-631-0935
pwallen1@nd.edu

Joannes Westerink

Joannes Westerink

Notre Dame Professor of Computational Hydraulics
Chair, Department of Civil Engineering and Geological Sciences
Civil Engineering and Geological Sciences

Computational fluid mechanics; Hurricane storm surge; Levee design; Unstructured mesh coastal ocean hydrodynamic and transport codes

574-631-6475
Westerink.1@nd.edu

Olaf Wiest

Olaf Wiest

Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Chemistry and Biochemistry

Bioorganic chemistry; Sun-damaged dna; Computational and physical organic chemistry; Computational drug design; Biophysical chemistry; Enzyme mechanisms; Transition metal catalyzed reactions; Design of ligands for enantioselective catalysis

574-631-5876
Wiest.1@nd.edu

Christina Wolbrecht

Christina Wolbrecht

Director, Rooney Center for the Study of American Democracy
Associate Professor of Political Science
Political Science

Gender politics; Political parties; Interest groups; Mass behavior; American politics and american political development; Women and politics; Agenda-setting and issue framing

574-631-3836
wolbrecht.1@nd.edu

Abigail Wozniak

Abigail Wozniak

Associate Professor of Economics
Economics

Labor economics; Labor migration; Higher education; Black-white differences; Economic history

574-631-6208
awozniak@nd.edu

Samir Younés

Samir Younés

Professor of Architecture
Architecture

Ancient roman architecture; Architectural history and theory; Classical antiquity; Classical architecture; Ecological urbanism; Modernist italian theory; Renaissance and the baroque; Roman architecture; Twentieth-century architecture and design; Urban design; Urban design, theory, and planning; Vitruvius and hellenistic classical architecture

574-631-5988
younes.1@nd.edu