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TABATABAI, Habib
Associate Professor, Civil Engineering and Mechanics
Email: ht@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-5166
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/People/ht/
Expertise: Bridges, structural engineering, damage detection, condition assessment and monitoring, structural repair and rehabilitation.
Degrees: Ph.D., University of Florida

TALBOTT, Kyle W.
Assistant Professor, Architecture
Email: ktalbott@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-2994
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/~ktalbott/
Expertise: Rapid prototyping; building information modeling (BIM); generative modeling/creative design through software Agents; computer modeling and visualization, software interaction design; computer aided design (CAD) system development; digitally-based team collaboration; digital design methods; aesthetic implications of complexity theory; morphogenetic and biomorphic architecture; mass-customization in architecture and product design; graphic instructional design for textbooks and instructional material.
Degrees: Bachelor of Environmental Design; Master of Architecture

TAUGHER, Philip
Lecturer, College of Health Sciences
Email: ptaug@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-5292
Expertise: Blindness Rehabilitation and Low Vision
Degrees: B.S., M.D.

TAYLOR, William
Assistant Professor, Accounting
Email: wjt@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-4211
Expertise: Valuations of closely held businesses for a variety of purposes, estate and gift tax matters, shareholder actions, business succession planning, the application of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and generally accepted auditing standards (GAAS).
Degrees: B.S., Accounting, Northern Illinois University; M.S., Accounting, Northern Illinois University; Ph.D., Accounting, Georgia State University; State of Wisconsin, CVA (Certified Valuation Analyst)

TERANDO, Lorena
Associate Professor, French, Italian & Comp Literature
Email: terando@uwm.edu
Phone: (414)229-5968
Expertise: Translation and Interpreting

TERRY, Christopher
Lecturer, Journalism & Mass Comm - General
Email: crterry@uwm.edu
Phone: (414)-229-6273
Expertise: Law, policy and history of Mass Media, FCC Media Ownership, Diversity, Broadband and Spectrum Policies, Indecency Regulation, Political Advertising: including the Citizens United v FEC decision, as well as Issue and Campaign advertising regulations.
Degrees: B.A. Radio TV Film, UW-Oshkosh M.A Mass Communication, UW-Milwaukee PhD Mass Communication, UW-Madison

THOMAS, Brooke
Assistant Director, Center for International Education
Email: bathomas@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-5550
Expertise: Immigration, non-immigrant visas, foreign national employment
Degrees: B.A., Honors, University of California, Berkeley; M.A. & ABD, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

THOMAS, Millard Marc
Computer Services Director/Information Processing Consultant, Center for Urban Initiatives and Research
Email: mthomas@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-6430
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/~mthomas/
Expertise: Specification of measures, survey instrument design, data collection, database construction and analysis. Applications programmer using SPSS software.

THOMAS, Patricia
Clinical Associate Professor, Occupational Therapy
Email: pthomas@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-2507
Expertise: Disability awareness; therapeutic recreation; recreation/leisure; wellness; balancing work and leisure
Degrees: M.A., Public Administration, healthcare emphasis; B.A., recreation, therapeutic emphasis

THOMPSON, Brian
President, UWM Research Foundation
Email: briant@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 906-4653
Expertise: Research commercialization; early-stage companies
Degrees: B.S.M.E., Purdue; M.S.M.E., Purdue; M.B.A, UCLA

THURMAN, Alfonzo
Dean, School of Education
Email: athurman@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-4181
Expertise: Higher education administration; leadership, race and diversity issues in urban education; education partnership development and management and school-university reform(P-20 education).
Degrees: B.S., English, UW-La Crosse; M.A., Educational Policy Studies, UW-Madison; Ph.D., Education Policy Studies, UW-Madison

TIFFANY, Tanya J.
Assistant Professor, Art History
Email: tanya.tiffany@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-5015
Expertise: Renaissance and Baroque art, 17th-century Spanish painting, early-modern Spanish culture
Degrees: B.A. with Honors and Distinction, UW-Madison, 1995; M.A., Johns Hopkins University, 1997; Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University, 2003

TIMMERMAN, Erik
Associate Professor, Communication
Email: eriktimm@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-6505
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/~eriktimm/
Expertise: Organizational communication, the selection and use of communication technology, the impact of mindlessness/mindfulness upon media use, the prediction of media selection during planned change implementation, the differences in technology use among site-based and virtual teams.

TIMMERMAN, Lindsay Grob
Assistant Professor, Communication
Email: lindsayt@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-2844
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/~lindsayt/
Expertise: Interpersonal communication; interaction with romantic partners, family members and friends; romantic relationships; families and friendships.

TITI, Hani
Associate Professor, Civil Engineering & Mechanics
Email: hanititi@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-6893
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/~hanititi/
Expertise: Pavement engineering; geotechnical engineering

TOMASIEWICZ, Henry
Researcher, NIEHS Children‰s Environmental Health Sciences Core Center
Email: henryt@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 382-1746
Expertise: Molecular Biology including gene expression in E.coli, mice and zebrafish; neurodegeneration and aging in Zebrafish; scoliosis in zebrafish; toxicological effects of mercury and other heavy metals on the developing nervous system in zebrafish.
Degrees: B.S., Biochemistry; Michigan State University; B.S., Microbiology and Public Health; Michigan State University; M.S., Biochemistry, Biophysics and Genetics, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center; Ph.D Biochemistry, Biophysics and Genetics; University of Colorado Health Sciences Center

TOPITZES, James
Assistant Professor, Social Work
Email: topitzes@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-3004
Expertise: Child Maltreatment, Prevention of Child Maltreatment, Long-term Effects of Child Maltreatment, Early Education Intervention, Long-Term Effects of Early Education Intervention, Education's Effects on Adult Health, Trauma Resolution and Counseling
Degrees: Ph.D., M.S., M.A., B.A.

TORRES, Hector L.
Adjunct Professor, Psychology
Email: htorres@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 277-8975
Expertise: Psychotherapy and treatment of children and adolescents; HIV prevention and education; LGBT issues; cultural sensitivity; Hispanic/Latino issues.
Degrees: Psy.D., Clinical Psychology (Forensic Psychology sub-specialization)

TORRES GARRETT, Patricia
Assistant Director for Community Liaison, Center for Urban Initiatives and Research
Email: pgarrett@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-2814
Expertise: Community organizing, education, parental involvement, arts and humanities, minority scholarships, economic development.

TORRES NAJERA, Patricia
Outreach Prog Mgr III, Educational Policy and Community Studies
Email: ptnajera@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-2814
Expertise: Community engagement, partnership development, community organizing, strategic planning and evaluation.
Degrees: B.A., Economics, M.S., Urban Studies

TRINH, Hanh Quang
Associate Professor, Health Care Administration and Informatics
Email: hanht@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-6051
Expertise: Cost of health care, strategic management of health services organizations, local hospital systems, consequences of organizational change on organizational performance.
Degrees: Ph.D., Health Service Organization and Research, Medical College of Virginia, 1994

TSONIS, Anastasios
Professor, Mathematical Sciences
Email: aatsonis@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-5373
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/~aatsonis/
Expertise: Nonlinear dynamics and chaos theory, climate predictability, global climate change, data analysis, nonlinear time series analysis, bioinformatics.

TURNER, Trudy R.
Professor, Anthropology
Email: trudy@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-6000
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/~trudy/
Expertise: Population and molecular genetics of nonhuman primates.
Degrees: Ph.D., Anthropology, New York University, 1977

TURNER, Vicki
Outreach Prog Mgr I, Center for Urban Initiatives & Research
Email: turner@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-6453
Home Page: http://www4.uwm.edu/cuir/
Expertise: College Access for underrepresented students; Financial Aid and Scholarships; Transition from high school to post-secondary for first-in-the-family students
Degrees: MS-Human Services with a concentration in Organizational Management and Leadership, Springfield College (2005) BA-California State University, Fresno (1974)

TYSOE, Wilfred T.
Professor, Chemistry
Email: wtt@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-5222
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/~wtt/
Expertise: Surface science with emphases on catalysis, tribology, growth of thin films.