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Name Topic Areas
Anderson, Julie A. molecular biology and molecular genetics including the Human Genome Project, cloning, stem cells, molecular treatments for cancer, AIDS, Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease

Bogstad, Janice young adult literature; science fiction and fantasy literature in English, French and Chinese; women and genre fiction (science fiction, fantasy, romance and mystery fiction); Chinese and Chinese American literature and history; 20th-century women writers' literature in Chinese, French, German and English; library collection development; global women's movements (20th century); J.R.R. Tolkien.

Boulter, James E. climate change science; climate change public perceptions (U.S. and China); climate change policy — U.S. and United Nations; sustainability; renewable energy; air pollution; environmental chemical analysis; atmospheric particulate matter; Keywords: climate change; global warming; air pollution; environmental science; chemical analysis; sustainability; renewable energy; greenhouse gas; aerosol; particulate matter.

Brown, Joshua Amish, Mennonites, Hutterites, Anabaptists, German-Americans, language and identities.

Erger, Jeff health care, Internet communities, computer-mediated communication, small-group interaction, AIDS/HIV

Gardner, Justin leadership, management, culture, teams, engagement, managing generational differences

Hein, Jeremy international migration, racial and ethnic diversity, Southeast Asian refugees, Hmong Americans

Jamelske, Eric Child health and nutrition (specifically children's fruit and vegetable consumption), climate change public opinion (specifically international views on climate change including China and the United States), public policy, environmental economics, health economics. Keywords: fruits and vegetables, climate change, health, environment, policy.

Janot, Jeffrey M. physical activity and fitness for kids, adults and older adults; cardiovascular disease and exercise; diabetes and exercise; sports training and exercise nutrition for youth and young adults

Jennings, Eric information literacy, social media/Web 2.0 technologies (e.g., Wikipedia), library science

Ji, Jianjun Chinese elderly studies, China's population problems and policy, demographic transition, marital quality, sociological data analysis, social research methods. Keywords: activities of daily living, psychological wellbeing, supporting resources, life satisfaction, socioeconomic status.

Jol, Harry M. ground penetrating radar (geophysical method used to investigate near subsurface to understand how land forms were developed, to reconstruct history of an area and to identify buried items), coastal environments, geographic information systems (GIS), remote sensing, archaeology (Israel, France and North America)

Mann, John W.W. American Indian history, history of the American West, public history, historic preservation

Markgraf, Jill library administration, library science, information literacy, library instruction, library research, reference, improv in the workplace, applied improv.

Muehlenkamp, Jennifer suicide, self-injury, therapy (dialectical behavior therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, motivational interviewing), clinical psychology

Pace, Joel William Wordsworth, romanticism, transcendentalism, Anglo-American literary relations, bibliography, history of the book

Paradise, Jonathan Judaism, biblical studies, Hebrew studies, Holocaust

Patchin, Justin W. criminal justice, juvenile justice, juvenile delinquency prevention, school violence, evaluation research, criminology, cyberbullying, online aggression, MySpace, online social networking, adolescent Internet use

Shaddock, Jennifer cultural studies, Victorian literature (with emphasis on the relationship between popular texts and literary texts), theory and practice of cultural studies (in the literature classroom and in Victorian literature), British literature/women writers, construction of gender in the 19th century

Simek, Jodi intercultural communication; Ukrainian culture, history and religion

Strohschank, Johannes German immigration to Wisconsin

Worley, Jerry the human variable in teaching, rapport, intrinsic motivation, classroom management, Lao Tzu and "Tao Te Ching"