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EARL, Jennifer
Associate Professor, Human Movement Sciences
Phone: (414) 229-3227
Expertise: Musculoskeletal injuries suffered by physically active people (recreational athletes, collegiate athletes, etc); knee injuries such as patellofemoral pain, tendinitis, and anterior cruciate ligament injury; neuromuscular system control of lower extremity movement, abnormal biomechanics of the leg resulting from poor neuromuscular control; the effectiveness of rehabilitation on lower extremity injuries.
Degrees: B.A., Sports Medicine, The College of Wooster; M.Ed., Athletic Training, University of Virginia; Ph.D., Kinesiology, Penn State University; A.T.C. Certified athletic trainer

Assistant Professor, Communication Sciences and Disorders
Phone: (414)229-6057
Home Page: UWM College of Health Sciences
Expertise: Swallowing and swallowing Disorders (dysphagia); adult acquired language disorders,e.g., aphasia; acquired cognitive disorders
Degrees: Ph.D., UW-Madison; Certificate of Clinical Competence Board Recognized Specialist in Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders

Associate Professor, Human Movement Science
Phone: (414)229-6717
Expertise: Muscle function; sport injury and rehabilitation; strength and training
Degrees: Ph.D., Certified Athletic Trainer

Professor, Exceptional Education
Phone: (414) 229-4821
Home Page:
Expertise: Special education technology, special education, mild disabilities, online learning, personalization, technology-based research methods, technology integration in K-12 schools.
Degrees: Ph.D., University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana

EELLS, Janis
Associate Professor, Clinical Lab Sciences
Expertise: environmental toxicology; 
pharmacology and drugs of abuse; 
 ocular pharmacology and toxicology; molecular toxicology and pharmacology; mitochondrial signaling mechanisms involved in mediating cellular toxicity and protection
Degrees: Ph.D., University of Iowa, Pharmacology and Toxicology; M.S., Idaho State University, Pharmacology/Microbiology; B.S., Idaho State University, Microbiology

Associate Professor, Biological Sciences; Director
Phone: (414) 299-4358
Home Page: http://
Expertise: Aquatic ecology, fish ecology, stream restoration, watershed analysis

EICHNER, Carolyn
Associate Professor, History - General
Phone: (414)229-4267
Expertise: French History (particularly 19th-early 20th centuries); Women/Gender/Feminist History; Imperialism/Colonialism (particularly France); Women's Activism; Names and Naming.
Degrees: Ph.D., Modern European History, UCLA, 1996 M.A., Modern European History, Northern Illinois University, 1988.

ERRANTE, Valerie
Associate Professor, Music
Phone: (414) 229-4584
Expertise: Voice; singing; vocal technique;?International Phonetic Alphabet; foreign language diction, especially German; Lieder; Lieder of the Munich School; American art song; opera and opera history; the songs of Alec Wilder.

Admin Program Spec, Office Of Undergraduate Research
Phone: (414)229-2641
Expertise: Undergraduate Research
Degrees: M.A. in English

ESSWEIN, Carolyn
Faculty Associate, Urban Planning
Phone: (414)229-6165
Expertise: community development, urban design, redevelopment, public engagement
Degrees: Master of Architecture, Master of Urban Planning, BS Interior Design

ESSWEIN, Carolyn J.
Community Outreach Specialist, Center for Urban Initiatives and Research
Phone: (414) 229-6193
Expertise: Community development, urban design and planning, town planning, growth management and design guidelines. Research interests include growth management techniques for high-quality urban design solutions and ?new urbanism? impacts on Midwestern markets and climates.
Degrees: Master of Architecture and Master of Urban Planning, Urban Planning and Urban Design, UWM, 1994

Professor, Political Science
Phone: (414) 229-3979
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Expertise: The effect of institutional change on political representation, the effect of legislative oversight of administration on interest group power, the effect of citizen participation procedures on the representativeness of agency decision-making, the impact of major changes in administrative law on the access enjoyed by regulated interests, institutional reform.
Degrees: B.A., Politics, Wake Forest University, 1974; M.A., Political Science, Vanderbilt University, 1977; Ph.D., Political Science, Vanderbilt University, 1979

Professor, School Of Public Health
Phone: 414-229-5007
Expertise: Dr Etzel is a physician who is Board-Certified in Pediatrics, Board-Certified in Preventive Medicine & Public Health. She is an internationally-recognized expert in environmental health, and the effects of exposures to toxins on child health
Degrees: MD (University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, Madison, WI), PhD (Epidemiology, University of North Carolina School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC)

EVANS, Allen (Clark)
Assistant Professor, Mathematical Sciences
Phone: (414)229-5116
Expertise: Weather and climate, particularly as it relates to the study of tropical storms/hurricanes and severe thunderstorms.
Degrees: Ph.D. (2009), Florida State University M.S. (2006), Florida State University B.S. (2004), Florida State university.

EVANS, Christine
Assistant Professor, History - General
Phone: (414)229-5722
Expertise: History of Russia and the Soviet Union. Soviet and post-Soviet mass media
Degrees: Ph.D., History, University of California, Berkeley

EVANS, Leanne
Assistant Professor, Curriculum and Instruction, School of Education
Phone: 414-229-7324
Degrees: BS Elementary Education, MS Reading-316 & 17, PhD Urban Education, Curriculum and Instruction