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CAMERON, Barry I.
Assistant Professor, Geosciences
Email: bcameron@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-3136
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/People/bcameron/
Expertise: Volcanology; magma formation in the subsurface predicting whether an eruption will be explosive or passive; volcanoes of Central America and the western United States; volcanoes erupted under glaciers in northern British Columbia and Iceland.

CAMPBELL, Benjamin
Associate Professor, Anthropology-General
Email: campbelb@uwm.edu
Phone: (414)229-6250
Home Page: http://www4.uwm.edu/letsci/anthropology/faculty/campbell.cfm
Expertise: adolescence; human reproduction, human life history
Degrees: B.A., Biology; M.A., Zoology; Ph.D., Anthropology

CARDENAS, Brenda
Assistant Professor, English
Email: cardenab@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-6993
Expertise: Poetry writing, United States Latino/a literature
Degrees: M. F. A. in Creative Writing (English), University of Michigan, 1995.

CARLIN, Martha
Professor, History
Email: carlin@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-5767/4361
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/People/carlin
Expertise: Medieval Europe, especially England; urban history and archaeology; social and economic history; the history of London and its suburbs; medieval food, diet, and the technologies of daily life.
Degrees: A.B., Classical and Near Eastern Archaeology, Magna Cum Laude, Bryn Mawr College, 1975; M.A., Medieval Studies, University of Toronto, 1976; Ph.D., Medieval Studies, University of Toronto, 1984

CARLS, W. Thomas
Lecturer, Finance
Email: tcarls@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-4235
Expertise: Banking & Finance
Degrees: B.S.,Finance & Economics, UW-Parkside; M.B.A., UW-Milwaukee

CARTER, Gregory
Assistant Professor, History - United States
Email: cartergt@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-1158
Expertise: Mixed Race, Multiracial, Biracial, Census racial categories, popular culture.
Degrees: Ph.D., University of Texas.

CARVAN, Michael
Assistant Scientist, Great Lakes WATER Institute
Email: carvanmj@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 382-1706
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/~carvanmj/
Expertise: Toxicology, molecular biology, biotechnology.
Degrees: B.S., Marine Biology, University of North Carolina-Wilmington, 1985; M.S., Biological Oceanography, University of Miami-RSMAS, 1988; Ph.D., Veterinary Anatomy and Public Health, Texas A&M University, 1993

CASPER, Gary
Associate Scientist, Field Station - General
Email: gscasper@uwm.edu
Phone: (262)689-4095
Expertise: Amphibians, Reptiles
Degrees: Ph.D.

CASTELLON, Jesus
Assoc Lecturer, C&I-Summer Session
Email: castell2@uwm.edu
Phone: (414)229-4814

CASTILLO-URIBE, Maria Lourdes
Asst Researcher, General
Email: marialc2@uwm.edu
Phone: (414)229-4006

CHAKRABARTI, Avik
Associate Professor, Economics - General
Email: chakra@uwm.edu
Phone:
Home Page: http://www4.uwm.edu/letsci/economics/faculty/chakrabarti.cfm
Expertise: International Trade and Investment; International Finance; Industrial Organization; Multinational Corporations; Offshore Outsourcing; Wage Inequality
Degrees: Ph.D., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor; M.A., Jadavpur University, Calcutta; B.A., Jadavpur University, Calcutta

CHAN, Shih Hung
Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Email: shc@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-5001
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/~shc/
Expertise: Fluid mechanics, heat transfer, combustion, two-phase flow, fuel cells, computational fluid mechanics, computational heat transfer, pollutant emission, fouling heat transfer, multiphase combustion, liquid metal combustion.

CHANG, Woo Jin
Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Email: wjchang@uwm.edu
Phone: (414)229-6614
Home Page: https://sites.google.com/site/uwmwjchang/
Expertise: Microfluidics, Biosensor, Lab on a chip, Bioseparation,
Degrees: Ph.D.

CHEKAN, Elina
Assoc Lecturer, PSOA Music
Email: echekan@uwm.edu
Phone:
Expertise: Classical Guitar Performance, Classical Guitar Pedagogy, Suzuki Guitar Pedagogy.

CHEN, Jian
Assistant Professor, Chemistry
Email: jianchen@uwm.edu
Phone: 414-229-6464
Home Page: http://alchemy.chem.uwm.edu/staff/faculty.html
Expertise: smart nanostructures and nanomaterials; multifunctional carbon nanotube materials
Degrees: Ph.D., Fudan University

CHEN, Junhong
Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Email: jhchen@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-2615
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/~jhchen/
Expertise: Nanoparticle synthesis, assembly, and nanofabrication; Carbon nanotubes and hybrid nanomaterials; Nanostructure-based gas sensors and biosensors; Corona discharges and plasma reacting flows; Energy conversion and conservation; Pollution control
Degrees: Ph.D.

CHENG, Christine
Associate Professor, Electrical Engineerg & Computer Science
Email: ccheng@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-5170
Home Page: www.cs.uwm.edu/~ccheng/
Expertise: Algorithm Design and Analysis, Combinatorial Optimization, Graph Theory, Combinatorics
Degrees: B.S., Mathematics, University of the Philippines; M.S. and Ph.D. in Mathematical Sciences, Johns Hopkins University

CHENG, Rita
Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs; A.O. Smith Professor, Accounting
Email: rcheng@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-4501
Expertise: Accounting and financial reporting by state and local governments, nonfinancial measures of performance, nonprofit accounting and financial management, health care accounting, international accounting, and the influence of accounting regulation on global business competitiveness
Degrees: Ph.D., Temple University, M.B.A., University of Rhode Island, B.B.A., Bishop's University

CHERKAUER, Douglas S.
Professor, Geosciences
Email: aquadoc@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-4561
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/~aquadoc/
Expertise: Ground water hydrogeology with specialization in ground water/surface water interactions, characterization of hydro-geologic properties, field measurements, modeling of ground water flow, resource evaluation. Urban hydrology with emphasis on ground water resources, land-use effects on the hydrologic system, water quality, runoff responses to precipitational events, ground water recharge. Hydrology of alpine systems, especially ground water/surface water interactions in small watersheds.

CHESLEY, Noelle
Associate Professor, Sociology
Email: chesley@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-2398
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/Dept/Sociology/faculty/chesley.html
Expertise: As a sociologist, my research examines the shifting worlds of family and employment and speaks to critical questions facing contemporary societies, such as how social boundaries between public and private life are formed and reinforced, the forces that promote or detract from social connectedness, and the sources of and remedies for inequality. In my role as a researcher, I have examined how use of information and communication technology (ICT) influences work and family experiences, how we care for aging relatives, and how families with at-home fathers and breadwinner mothers function and thrive. My work has been funded through grants from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, the Center on Age & Community at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, and the State of Wisconsin.
Degrees: M.P.A., Syracuse University; Ph.D, Cornell University

CHO, Kyoung Ae
Associate Professor, Visual Art
Email: cho@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-4244
Expertise: Visual art: fiber, installation, sculpture, nature, recycling, meditative.
Degrees: B.F.A., Textiles, Duksung Women?s University, Seoul; M.F.A., Fiber, Cranbrook Academy of Art

CHOI, Woonsup
Assistant Professor, Geography - General
Email: choiw@uwm.edu
Phone: (414)229-2671
Expertise: Climatology; Hydrology; Water Resources; Climate Change Impact Assessment
Degrees: Ph.D.

CHURCH, Benjamin
Associate Professor, Materials
Email: church@uwm.edu
Phone: (414)229-2825
Home Page: https://uwm.edu/engineering/people/church-ph-d-benjamin/
Expertise: Materials engineering, metallurgy, energy storage, corrosion, processing and manufacturing of materials, characterization and analytical methods in materials science.
Degrees: PhD, Materials Science and Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology MS, Materials Science and Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology BS, Metallurgical Engineering, Michigan Technological University

CLARK, David
Associate Professor, English - Professional and Technical Writing
Email: dclark@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 375.0457
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/~dclark/
Expertise: Professional, business, and technical writing, content management, learning management, online pedagogy, rhetoric of technology
Degrees: Ph.D. in Rhetoric and Professional Communication, Iowa State University M.A. in English (Literary Studies), Iowa State University

COBB, Portia
Associate Professor, Film;
Email: pcobb@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-2931
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/~pcobb/
Expertise: Experimental documentaries, films and videos by and about underrepresented populations.

COHEN, Uriel
Professor, Architecture; Institute on Aging and Environment
Email: uriel@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-6481
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/~uriel/
Expertise: Environmental design for people with dementia, Alzheimer?s disease, cultural heritage and its role in older persons? lives, environments for long-term care.
Degrees: B.Arch, Architecture, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1968; M.Arch, Architecture, University of Michigan, 1970; D.Arch, Architecture/Environment-Behavior Studies, University of Michigan, 1980

CONCEICAO, Simone
Professor, Administrative Leadership
Email: simonec@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 416-4248
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/~simonec/
Expertise: Distance teaching and learning, adult education, instructional design, international education.
Degrees: PhD in Continuing and Vocation Education with a focus on Adult Learning and Distance Education; M.S. in Adult and Continuing education Leadership

COOK, James M.
Professor, Chemistry
Email: capncook@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-4098
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/~capncook/
Expertise: Medicinal chemistry, synthetic organic chemistry and natural products chemistry; the synthesis of natural products with biological activity or related analogs with enhanced activity; the alkaloid, quinoline, indole, ?-carboline, benzodiazepine and coumarin fields; the synthesis of small molecules active in the central nervous system.

CORNELIUS, Chris
Assistant Professor, Architecture
Email: christc@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-4014
Home Page: www.studioindigenous.com
Expertise: Native American architecture; architectural translation of American Indian culture; cultural act of dwelling and how it pertains to housing Native people; an enrolled member of the Oneida Tribe of Indians of Wisconsin. Research is directly applicable to the Eastern Woodland Native Nations, but is relevant to Native people across the U.S. and Canada.
Degrees: Master of Architecture, University of Virginia; B.S. in Architectural Studies, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

CORRE, Alan
Professor Emeritus, Foreign Languages & Literature-Hebrew Studies
Email: corre@uwm.edu
Phone: (414)229-4433
Home Page: https://pantherfile.uwm.edu/corre/www
Expertise: Hebrew and Semitic Linguistics; Sephardic Studies
Degrees: BA Hons (London) in Ancient and Medieval Hebrew and Aramaic; MA (Manchester) in Semitic Languages; PhD (Pennsylvania) in Linguistics.

CORRIGAN, Roberta L.
Professor, Educational Psychology
Email: corrigan@uwm.edu
Phone: (414 ) 229-6831
Expertise: The development of language and cognition or social cognition in young children, relations between language processing and social cognition in adults.
Degrees: Ph.D., Developmental Psychology, University of Denver, 1976

COSIER, Kimberly
Associate Professor, Visual Art/Art Education
Email: kcosier@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-4435
Expertise: Art education; at-risk students; alternative schools; lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) youth; educational sociology, semiotics.
Degrees: Ph.D., Curriculum and Instruction, Indiana University at Bloomington

COSTELLO, Cary Gabriel
Associate Professor, Sociology
Email: costello@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-6942
Expertise: Gender relations, family, sexuality, intersex, transgender, the body, internet and virtual worlds, popular culture, ethnicity, sociology of law, sociology of medicine, disabilities, social psychology.
Degrees: J.D., Harvard Law School, 1990; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1999

COUNTS, Derek
Associate Professor, Art History
Email: dbc@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-3466
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/Dept/ArtHistory/faculty/counts.html
Expertise: Classical art and archaeology (Italy, Greece and the Eastern Mediterranean), Greek sculpture, field archaeology in Cyprus.
Degrees: B.A., Classical Studies, Davidson College; M.A., Latin, University of Georgia; Ph.D., Classical Art and Archaeology, Brown University

CUHEL, Russell L.
Senior Scientist, Great Lakes WATER Institute
Email: rcuhel@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 382-1711
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/People/rcuhel
Expertise: Algae and bacteria: productivity and nutrient cycling, weather effects on lake and ocean plankton, nutrient limitation and eutrophication, seasonal cycles of plankton dynamics. Production of acid rain. Long-term trends in lake processes. Invasive species. Zebra and Quagga mussels: effects on inland lakes and Lake Michigan; mussel feeding and effects on plankton composition; biochemistry of mussel tissue. Hydrothermal vents: microbiology and geochemistry of Yellowstone Lake hydrothermal vents; chemistry and microbiology of marine hydrothermal vents; growth of warm- and hot-environment bacteria. Science education: Career paths in environmental sciences; internships for students in aquatic science.
Degrees: B.A., Biology, Chemistry, University of California, San Diego, 1975; Ph.D., Biology, Biological Oceanography, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1981

CUMMINGS, Richard
Professor Emeritus, Educational Policy & Community Studies
Email: richardc@uwm.edu
Phone:

CZARNECKI, Lilly
Assoc Lecturer, Film
Email: lillyjc2@uwm.edu
Phone: (414)229-6015
Degrees: BFA Film MFA Film

CZECK, Dyanna
Assistant Professor, Geosciences
Email: dyanna@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-3948
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/People/dyanna/
Expertise: Structural geology and tectonics; deformation in shear zones and folds, structures that form deep within earth's crust. Tectonic environments studied include the Canadian Shield in Minnesota and Ontario, the Baraboo District of Wisconsin, northeastern Wisconsin near Mountain, the Sierra Nevadas in California, the eastern Pyrenees in Spain, and Islay in Scotland.
Degrees: B.S. with High Distinction and Honors in Geology, Minor in Mathematics, University of Iowa, 1995; Ph.D. in Geology, University of Minnesota, 2001