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Bertin Louis

Bertin Louis Lecturer Africana Studies Expertise: Bertin Louis Jr. can discuss the social and economic impacts of the 2010 earthquake and 2008 hurricanes that struck Haiti, and he can place those natural disasters within their short-term and long-term historical contexts. A cultural anthropologist, Louis’ research interests include cultural identity, the African diaspora, gender, globalization, Haitian

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Chris Craig

Chris Craig Professor Classics Department Expertise: Ancient Rome; Latin language; Classical rhetoric; Cicero; Roman criminal justice Expertise Categories: Ancient Civilizations | Foreign languages | History | Law Contact Information Email: Phone: 865-974-2723 Web:

Brian Ambroziak

Brian Ambroziak Assistant Professor Architecture Expertise: Brian Ambroziak’s expertise focuses on the relationship between design and methods of representation and visualization. He investigates how images are understood, not as the result of singular events, but as part of an evolved process. He teaches courses in drawing, digital representation and time-based digital media, fundamental design and

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Carroll Freeman

Carroll Freeman Associate Professor School of Music Expertise: Opera Expertise Categories: Music | Opera Contact Information Email: Phone: 865-974-7567 Web:

Barry D. Bruce

Barry D. Bruce Associate Professor Biochemistry, Cellular and Molecular Biology Department Expertise: Photosynthesis; Nanobiotechnology; Genetically Modified Organisms; Membrane biochemistry Expertise Categories: Biology | Chemistry | Food Contact Information Email: Phone: 865-974-4082 Web:

Aleydis Van de Moortel

Aleydis Van de Moortel Assistant Professor Classics Expertise: Aleydis Van de Moortel is an expert on Greek archaeology and can discuss nautical archaeology (ancient and medieval seafaring, ancient ship construction and early trade). Expertise Categories: Archaeology Contact Information Email: Phone: 865-974-8279 Web:

Brian Barber

Brian Barber Professor Child and Family Studies Expertise: Brian Barber is the founding director of the Center for the Study of Youth and Political Violence. He specializes in the study of cross-cultural parent-youth relations and adolescent development in the context of political violence, with a particular focus on youth from the Gaza Strip, Palestine, and

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William Bass

William Bass Professor Emeritus Anthropology Expertise: William Bass is recognized around the world as an expert in forensic anthropology and osteology. He founded the Forensic Anthropology Research Center, known popularly as the Body Farm. Bass was the first researcher to study the length of time since death and cremation weights. He served as the Tennessee

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Jerry Paul

Jerry Paul Distinguished National Fellow for Energy Policy Baker Center Expertise: Jerry Paul is the Distinguished National Fellow for Energy Policy at the Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy. He is a former administrator at the U.S. National Nuclear Security Administration. Paul can discuss nuclear energy and other energy issues. Expertise Categories: Energy

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Tami Wyatt

Tami Wyatt Assistant Professor Nursing Expertise: Tami Wyatt’s area of expertise includes the use interactive narrative to improve health in children and instructional technology in nursing education. Instructional technology tools of interest include academic electronic health records, mobile computing, online synchronous and asynchronous learning, virtual worlds and Web 2.0 tools. Expertise Categories: Nursing Contact Information

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