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FAN, Dashan
Associate Professor, Mathematical Sciences
Email: fan@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-5112
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/~fan/
Expertise: Harmonic analysis: singular integrals, oscillatory integrals, Fourier multipliers, hardy spaces; the theory of Littlewood-Paley Function.

FANG, Xiang
Assistant Professor, Lubar School of Business
Email: fangx@uwm.edu
Phone: (414)229-3833
Expertise: Supply chain management, applied game theory, production and inventory management, stochastic models,and operations-marketing interfaces.
Degrees: Ph.D in Operations Management, Case Western Reserve University, 2007

Associate Professor, Political Science
Email: kennan@uwm.edu
Phone: (414)229-4254
Expertise: Political Philosophy
Degrees: Ph.D., University of Hawai'i B.A. Amherst College

Professor, Spanish & Portuguese - General
Email: cferr@uwm.edu
Phone: (414)229-1103
Expertise: Latin American Literature and Culture; Peruvian literature
Degrees: Ph.D. and MA, University of Texas at Austin

FERRO, Simone
Professor, Dance
Email: sferro@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-4178
Expertise: Contemporary Ballet technique, dance improvisation, choreography, Pilates technique, community cultural rituals, community outreach, ethnographic research in Brazilian Popular Dances
Degrees: M.F.A., University of Iowa

FETTER, Bruce S.
Professor, History
Email: bruf@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-5207
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/~bruf
Expertise: Colonial Africa; demography and the determinants of mortality patterns; human life expectancy; the funding of medical services by governments, private charities, fee-for-service providers, and unpaid family members; the role of nongovernment organizations and governments in the international provision of health; historical demography.
Degrees: B.A., Cum Laude, History and Literature, Harvard University, 1960; B. Phil., History, Oxford University, 1962; Ph.D., History, UW?Madison, 1968

Director/Assistant to the Provost, Roberto Hernandez Center for Latino Affairs
Email: figueroa@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-3651
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/Dept/Acad_Aff/RHC/
Expertise: Latino demographics, Latino consumer demand, Latinos at UWM, Latino identity, Latinos in Wisconsin, Latino businesses, Chicano History, Chicano literature, U.S. agricultural policy, marketing of agricultural products, international agricultural trade policy, sanitary and hytosanitary trade issues, Latino community nonprofit organizations, Latino leadership, Latino student recruitment, Latino student performance, Latino politics.
Degrees: B.S., Agricultural Education, California State University, Fresno, 1973; M.S., Horticulture, University of California, Davis, 1975; M.S., Agricultural Economics, University of California, Davis, 1982; Ph.D., Agricultural Economics, University of California, Davis, 1986

FILE, Nancy
Associate Professor, Curriculum & Instruction
Email: nfile@uwm.edu
Phone: (414)229-4197
Expertise: Curriculum for early childhood education; young children's development of social competence
Degrees: Ph.D., Purdue University, Child Development & Family Studies with an emphasis in Early Childhood Education

Professor Emerita, Slavic Languages
Email: kfj@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-4948
Expertise: Russian literature: post-revolutionary emigrư literature, writings of Mikhail Bulgakov (Bulgakov Society), cyberesthetics (literary texts).

Jerry Leer Professor, Accounting
Email: pfischer@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-4545
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/~pfischer/
Expertise: Business combinations accounting for deferred compensation plans, leasing budgeting, capital budgeting, profitability analysis.

FLEMING, Raymond
Associate Professor, Psychology
Email: mundo@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-4746
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/People/mundo/
Expertise: Stress (risk perception, coping, psychophysiological responses to stress, learned helplessness); health promotion and disease prevention (addiction, gender and health behavior).

Academic Staff, Chemistry
Email: holger@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-5896
Home Page: http://hal.chem.uwm.edu/nmr
Expertise: Nuclear magnetic resonance, in particular its application to structure determination of biological, organic and organometallic molecules in solution.
Degrees: Diploma, Chemistry, Philipps University, Marburg, Germany; Ph.D., Inorganic Chemistry, University of Tennessee

FOLKMAN, Daniel V.
Associate Professor, Urban Community Development
Email: folkman@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 227-3285
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/~folkman/
Expertise: Community development, participatory action research, program evaluation, school-family-community collaboration, community organizing, empowerment education, action research, action science, community education, adult education, workplace training, human resource development.

FOUAD, Nadya
Professor, Educational Psychology
Email: nadya@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-6830
Expertise: Multicultural counseling and psychology, work and vocational psychology, cross-cultural assessment, role of race and gender in work, barriers for women in math and science careers.
Degrees: B.A., Psychology, Iowa State University, 1977; Ph.D., Counseling Psychology, University of Minnesota, 1984

FRAISER, Margaret L.
Assistant Professor, Geosciences
Email: mfraiser@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-6463
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/~mfraiser/
Expertise: Mass extinctions; ancient climate change; broad-scale evolutionary patterns; paleoecology; paleontology
Degrees: B.S., University of Georgia; M.S., University of Southern California; Ph.D., University of Southern California

Lecturer, Mathematical Sciences
Email: jofran@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-5693
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/~jofran/
Expertise: Algebraic geometry
Degrees: B.S., Mathematics, University of Chicago; M.S., Ph.D., Mathematics, Northwestern University

FRANK, Nancy K.
Associate Professor, Urban Planning
Email: frankn@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-5372
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/People/frankn/
Expertise: Land use policy issues as they relate to environmental problems; sprawl and ?Smart Growth?; urban watershed planning; comprehensive planning; planning theory, which includes both rational policy analysis perspectives and{participatory, consensus-building approaches to the planning process.
Degrees: B.S., UW?Madison, 1977; M.S., State University of New York at Albany, 1978; Ph.D., State University of New York at Albany, 1982

Associate Dean, Outreach-Administration
Email: frattura@uwm.edu
Phone: (414)229-3864
Expertise: Integrated Comprehensive Services in K-12 schools for all Learners; Special Education Law; School District Reform for Equity and Social Justice
Degrees: Ph.D. UW- Madison

Associate Professor, Geography
Email: fredlund@uwm.edu
Phone: (414)229-6112
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/Dept/Geography/faculty/gfacfred.html
Expertise: The use of botanical proxies for reconstructing climate change and vegetation response.
Degrees: M.A., Anthropology, Louisiana State University; Ph.D., Interdisciplinary Studies; Geography, Geology, and Systematics and Ecology, University of Kansas

FRICK, David
Professor, Chemistry & Biochemistry
Email: frickd@uwm.edu
Phone: (414)229-6670
Home Page: http://people.uwm.edu/frickd/
Expertise: Hepatitis C virus DNA replication RNA viruses Antiviral Drug Discovery
Degrees: PhD

FRICK, Karyn
Professor, Psychology - Neuroscience
Email: frickk@uwm.edu
Phone: (414)229-6615
Home Page: http://people.uwm.edu/frickk/
Expertise: Effects of estrogens on memory in youth and old age (e.g., menopause), neurobiology of learning and memory, effects of aging on memory and the brain, effects of exercise on memory.
Degrees: PhD, MA, BA

Professor, Physics
Email: friedman@uwm.edu
Phone: (414) 229-4476
Home Page: http://www.uwm.edu/~friedman/
Expertise: Gravitational physics: neutron stars, black holes and other aspects of relativistic astrophysics. Aspects of classical and quantum gravity, including chronology protection (what prevents wormholes and time machines) and topological censorship (what prevents macroscopic structures with noneuclidean topology).
Degrees: B.A., Physics, Harvard College, 1967; Ph.D., Physics, University of Chicago, 1973