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John Alverdy

John Alverdy

Title: Sara and Harold Lincoln Thompson Professor of Surgery

Expertise: Obesity, Gastrointestinal and laparoscopic surgery, Gastric bypass

Departmental website: http://surgery.uchicago.edu/Surgical_Specialties/General_Surgery/About_Us/Faculty_Listing.php

David Archer

David Archer

Title: Professor of Geophysical Sciences

Expertise: Global warming, Climate Change, Carbon Cycle

Departmental website: http://geosci.uchicago.edu/directory/david-archer

David D. Awschalom

David D. Awschalom

Title: Liew Family Professor in Molecular Engineering

Expertise: Magnetism, Nanoelectronics, Quantum information, Spintronics, Quantum technologies

Departmental website: http://ime.uchicago.edu/awschalomlab/people/david_awschalom/

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Katherine Baicker

Katherine Baicker

Title: Emmett Dedmon Professor in the Harris School of Public Policy

Expertise: Health insurance, Health policy, Medicaid

Departmental website: https://harris.uchicago.edu/directory/katherine-baicker

Douglas Baird

Douglas Baird

Title: Harry A. Bigelow Distinguished Service Professor in the Law School

Expertise: Bankruptcy, Corporate reorganization

Departmental website: http://www.law.uchicago.edu/faculty/baird/

Shadi Bartsch-Zimmer

Shadi Bartsch-Zimmer

Title: Helen A. Regenstein Distinguished Service Professor of Classics and the Program in Gender Studies

Expertise: Culture, Humanities, Rhetoric, Classical, Ancient novel, Ancient Rome

Departmental website: http://classics.uchicago.edu/faculty/bartsch

William Baude

William Baude

Title: Neubauer Family Assistant Professor of Law

Expertise: Constitutional law, Supreme Court

Departmental website: https://www.law.uchicago.edu/faculty/baude

Kathleen Belew

Kathleen Belew

Title: Assistant Professor in the Department of History and the College

Expertise: 20th-century history

Departmental website: https://history.uchicago.edu/directory/kathleen-belew

Graeme Bell

Graeme Bell

Title: Kovler Family Distinguished Service Professor in Medicine and Human Genetics

Expertise: Type 2 diabetes, Diabetes

Departmental website: http://biomed.bsd.uchicago.edu/faculty/bell.html

Omri Ben-Shahar

Omri Ben-Shahar

Title: Leo and Eileen Herzel Professor of Law

Expertise: Consumer protection, Contract law, E-Commerce, Insurance law, Products liability

Departmental website: https://www.law.uchicago.edu/faculty/ben-shahar

Marc Berman

Marc Berman

Title: Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychology

Expertise: Environmental Neuroscience Lab, Psychology, Brain networks, Natural environments

Departmental website: https://psychology.uchicago.edu/directory/marc-g-berman

Christoper Berry

Christopher Berry

Title: William J. and Alicia Townsend Friedman Professor

Expertise: Economics, Political, Government, State and local, Education

Departmental website: http://harrisschool.uchicago.edu/faculty/web-pages/christopher-berry.asp

Chris Blattman

Chris Blattman

Title: Ramalee E. Pearson Professor of Global Conflict Studies at Harris Public Policy

Expertise: Crime, State building, Poverty

Departmental website: https://harris.uchicago.edu/directory/christopher-blattman

Edward Blucher

Edward Blucher

Title: Professor of Physics

Expertise: Experimental physics, Matter/anti-matter, Particle physics

Departmental website: https://physics.uchicago.edu/directory/edward-blucher-0

Bill Brown

Bill Brown

Title: Karla Scherer Distinguished Service Professor in American Culture

Expertise: Literature, Modernity, Walt Whitman, Humanities, Popular literature, Fiction, Gender identity

Departmental website: http://english.uchicago.edu/faculty/brown

Ethan Bueno de Mesquita

Ethan Bueno de Mesquita

Title: Sydney Stein Professor and Deputy Dean for Research & Strategic Initiatives at the Harris School of Public Policy

Expertise: Political Violence, Terrorism, Insurgency

Departmental website: https://harris.uchicago.edu/directory/ethan-bueno-de-mesquita

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John Carlstrom

John Carlstrom

Title: Subramanyan Chandrasekhar Distinguished Service Professor of Astronomy & Astrophysics and Physics; Chair, Department of Astronomy & Astrophysics

Expertise: Astronomy and Astrophysics, South Pole, Dark energy, Cosmic microwave background radiation

Departmental website: https://astro.uchicago.edu/people/john-e-carlstrom.php

Mary Anne Case

Mary Anne Case

Title: Arnold I. Shure Professor of Law

Expertise: Constitutional law, First Amendment, Sexual harassment, Anti-discrimination law

Departmental website: http://www.law.uchicago.edu/faculty/case/

Dipesh Chakrabarty

Dipesh Chakrabarty

Title: Lawrence A. Kimpton Distinguished Service Professor in History, South Asian Languages & Civilizations and the College

Expertise: Indian studies, India, Colonialism, South Asia, Modern Bengal

Departmental website: https://history.uchicago.edu/directory/dipesh-chakrabarty

Eugene Chang

Eugene Chang

Title: Martin Boyer Professor, Department of Medicine, Associate Section Chief for Research, Section of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition

Expertise: Biomedical research, Gastroenterology, Nutrition, Microbiome

Departmental website: https://biomedsciences.uchicago.edu/page/eugene-b-chang-md

Robert Chaskin

Robert Chaskin

Title: Professor in the School of Social Service Administration

Expertise: Social policy, Philanthropy and social change, Urban affairs, Community development, Community organizing, Youth development

Departmental website: https://ssa.uchicago.edu/ssascholars/r-chaskin

Andrew A. Chien

Andrew A. Chien

Title: William Eckhardt Distinguished Service Professor in Computer Science

Expertise: Computer architecture for exascale computers, Data-intensive computing and applications, Large-scale computer systems

Departmental website: http://www.cs.uchicago.edu/people/aachien

Michael Coates

Michael Coates

Title: Professor in Organismal Biology & Anatomy

Expertise: Early vertebrate evolution, Evolution and development (evo-devo), Evolution of early tetrapods, Evolution of ray-finned fishes, Evolution of sharks, Vertebrate Paleontology

Departmental website: http://pondside.uchicago.edu/oba/faculty/coates_m.html

Cathy Cohen

Cathy Cohen

Title: David and Mary Winton Green Professor in Political Science and the College

Expertise: African Americans, AIDS and the African-American community, Gender studies, LGBT politics, Political science, American politics, Race and ethnicity, Social movements

Departmental website: https://political-science.uchicago.edu/directory/cathy-cohen

Juan Collar

Juan Collar

Title: Professor in Physics, Enrico Fermi Institute and the College

Expertise: Dark Matter, Neutrino detectors, Weakly Interacting Massive Particles (WIMPs)

Departmental website: https://kicp.uchicago.edu/people/profile/juan_collar.html

Rena Conti

Rena Conti

Title: Associate Professor of Health Policy and Economics in the Department of Pediatrics

Expertise: Pharmaceuticals, Health care, Pediatrics, Oncology

Departmental website: http://www.uchospitals.edu/news/highlight15.html

Jerry Coyne

Jerry Coyne

Title: Professor of Ecology and Evolution

Expertise: Evolution, Ecology, Genetics, Forensic use of DNA, Drosophila melanogaster (fruit fly)

Departmental website: https://pondside.uchicago.edu/ecol-evol/people/coyne.html

Bruce Cumings

Bruce Cumings

Title: Gustavus F. and Ann M. Swift Distinguished Service Professor in History and the College

Expertise: Korea, Modern history, International history, East Asia, International relations

Departmental website: http://history.uchicago.edu/directory/bruce-cumings

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Jane Dailey

Jane Dailey

Title: Associate Professor of History and the Law School

Expertise: Modern US history, African American history, Legal history

Departmental website: https://history.uchicago.edu/directory/jane-dailey

Steven J Davis

Steven Davis

Title: William H. Abbott Distinguished Service Professor of International Business and Economics

Expertise: Economic policy uncertainty, Business dynamics, Employment, Labor market institutions, Economic fluctuations, Public policy

Departmental website: https://www.chicagobooth.edu/faculty/directory/d/steven-j-davis

Michael Dawson

Michael Dawson

Title: John D. MacArthur Distinguished Service Professor in Political Science and the College

Expertise: Public opinion, African Americans, African American Politics

Departmental website: https://political-science.uchicago.edu/directory/michael-dawson

Jean Decety

Jean Decety

Title: Irving B. Harris Distinguished Service Professor in Psychology and Psychiatry

Expertise: Affective neuroscience, Antisocial behavior, Developmental social neuroscience, Moral reasoning, Prosocial behavior, Psychopathy, Empathy

Departmental website: https://psychology.uchicago.edu/directory/jean-decety

Wendy Doniger

Wendy Doniger

Title: Mircea Eliade Distinguished Service Professor of the History of Religions in the Divinity School, South Asian Languages & Civilizations, the Committee on Social Thought and the College

Expertise: Humanities, The Kama Sutra, Gender studies, Religion, Hinduism, Mythology

Departmental website: http://divinity.uchicago.edu/faculty/doniger.shtml

Justin Driver

Justin Driver

Title: Harry N. Wyatt Professor of Law

Expertise: Constitutional law, Intersection of race and law

Departmental website: https://www.law.uchicago.edu/faculty/driver

Steven Durlauf

Steven Durlauf

Title: Steans Professor of Educational Policy at the Harris School of Public Policy Studies

Expertise: Social mobility, Inequality, Poverty

Departmental website: https://harris.uchicago.edu/directory/steven-durlauf

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Nicholas Epley

Nicholas Epley

Title: John Templeton Keller Professor of Behavior Science

Expertise: Perspective taking, Psychology, Social psychology, Intuitive human judgment

Departmental website: http://www.chicagobooth.edu/faculty/directory/e/nicholas-epley

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Eugene Fama

Eugene Fama

Title: Robert R. McCormick Distinguished Service Professor of Finance

Expertise: Economics, Capital markets, Corporate finance, Investment

Departmental website: http://www.chicagobooth.edu/faculty/directory/f/eugene-f-fama

Ayelet Fishbach

Ayelet Fishbach

Title: Jeffrey Breakenridge Keller Professor of Behavioral Science and Marketing

Expertise: Social Cognition, motivation, decision-making

Departmental website: http://faculty.chicagobooth.edu/ayelet.fishbach/research/

Claudia Flores

Claudia Flores

Title: Assistant Clinical Professor of Law and Director of the International Human Rights Clinic

Expertise: Human rights, Legal advocacy

Departmental website: https://www.law.uchicago.edu/faculty/flores

Michael Franklin

Michael Franklin

Title: Liew Family Chair of Computer Science

Expertise: Databases, Data analytics, Data management, Distributed Systems

Departmental website: https://cs.uchicago.edu/directory/michael-franklin

Wendy Freedman

Wendy Freedman

Title: John and Marion Sullivan University Professor of Astronomy and Astrophysics

Expertise: Giant Magellan Telescope, Dark energy, Cosmology

Departmental website: https://astro.uchicago.edu/people/wendy-l-freedman.php

Craig B. Futterman

Craig Futterman

Title: Clinical Professor of Law

Expertise: Anti-discrimination law, Police and criminal justice, Racial issues, School desegregation

Departmental website: http://www.law.uchicago.edu/faculty/futterman/

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Thomas Gajewski

Thomas Gajewski

Title: AbbVie Foundation Professor of Cancer Immunotherapy in the Departments of Pathology and Medicine

Expertise: Cancer, Biomedical research

Departmental website: https://biomedsciences.uchicago.edu/page/thomas-gajewski-md-phd

David Galenson

David Galenson

Title: Professor of Economics

Expertise: Artists, Contemporary painters, Auctions, Art, Economics, Creativity

Departmental website: https://economics.uchicago.edu/directory/david-galenson

Angela Garcia

Angela Garcia

Title: Assistant Professor in the School of Social Service Administration

Expertise: Illegal Immigration, Migration

Departmental website: https://ssa.uchicago.edu/ssascholars/a-garcia

Theaster Gates

Theaster Gates

Title: Professor in the Department of Visual Arts and the College

Expertise: Social practice installation art, urban planning, Activism

Departmental website: https://dova.uchicago.edu/faculty/gates-0

McGuire Gibson

McGuire Gibson

Title: Professor in the Oriental Institute and Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations

Expertise: Protection of archaeological sites, International affairs, Archaeology, Mesopotamia, Middle East

Departmental website: https://nelc.uchicago.edu/faculty/gibson

Jack Gilbert

Jack Gilbert

Title: Professor of Surgery; Group Leader, Argonne National Laboratory

Expertise: Microbiology, Microbiome

Departmental website: https://biomedsciences.uchicago.edu/page/jack-gilbert

Melissa Gilliam

Melissa Gilliam

Title: Vice Provost for Academic Leadership, Advancement and Diversity; Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Pediatrics; and the Ellen H. Block Professor of Health Justice

Expertise: Pediatrics, Family Planning and Contraceptive Research

Departmental website: https://obgyn.uchicago.edu/directory/melissa-gilliam-md-mph

Tom Ginsburg

Tom Ginsburg

Title: Leo Spitz Professor of International Law, Ludwig and Hilde Wolf Research Scholar, Professor of Political Science

Expertise: Comparative constitutions, Comparative law, Constitutional design, International law

Departmental website: https://www.law.uchicago.edu/faculty/ginsburg-t

Susan Goldin-Meadow

Susan Goldin-Meadow

Title: Beardsley Ruml Distinguished Service Professor of Psychology, Comparative Human Development and the College

Expertise: Children, Learning readiness, Language, Gesture, Sign language

Departmental website: http://psychology.uchicago.edu/people/faculty/sgmeadow.shtml

Austan Goolsbee

Austan Goolsbee

Title: Robert P. Gwinn Professor of Economics at the Booth School of Business

Expertise: Government policy, Internet, Taxes, Capital investment

Departmental website: https://www.chicagobooth.edu/faculty/directory/g/austan-d-goolsbee

Deborah Gorman-Smith

Deborah Gorman-Smith

Title: Interim Dean of the School of Social Service Administration and the Emily Klein Gidwitz Professor

Expertise: Children and adolescents, Preventing Youth Violence and Dropout, Childhood development

Departmental website: https://ssascholars.uchicago.edu/d-gsmith

Michael Greenstone

Michael Greenstone

Title: Milton Friedman Professor of Economics

Expertise: Economic policy, Climate Change, Energy policy, Clean Air Act, Environmental policy

Departmental website: https://economics.uchicago.edu/directory/michael-greenstone

Robert Grossman

Robert Grossman

Title: Frederick H. Rawson Professor of Medicine; Jim and Karen Frank Director of the Center for Data and Intensive Science

Expertise: Biomedical research, Big Data, Data Science, Cloud computing

Departmental website: https://www.ci.uchicago.edu/profile/202

Robert Gulotty

Robert Gulotty

Title: Assistant Professor of Political Science

Expertise: International trade, Foreign policy, International political economy

Departmental website: https://political-science.uchicago.edu/directory/robert-gulotty

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Lars Peter Hansen

Lars Peter Hansen

Title: David Rockefeller Distinguished Service Professor in Economics, Statistics and the College

Expertise: Economics, Econometrics, Methodology, Asset pricing

Departmental website: https://economics.uchicago.edu/directory/lars-peter-hansen

Mark Hansen

John Mark Hansen

Title: Charles L. Hutchinson Distinguished Service Professor of Political Science

Expertise: Government, Public budgeting, Political science, U.S. Electoral College, U.S. elections, Public policy, Public opinion

Departmental website: http://political-science.uchicago.edu/people/faculty/hansen.shtml

James Heckman

James Heckman

Title: Henry Schultz Distinguished Service Professor in Economics and in the College and the Harris School of Public Policy

Expertise: Economics, Labor supply, Labor markets, Education, Early childhood, Job training

Departmental website: https://economics.uchicago.edu/directory/james-j-heckman

Todd Henderson

M. Todd Henderson

Title: Michael J. Marks Professor of Law and Mark Claster Mamolen Research Scholar

Expertise: Law and economics, Corporate law

Departmental website: http://www.law.uchicago.edu/faculty/henderson

Daniel Holz

Daniel Holz

Title: Associate Professor of Astronomy & Astrophysics and Physics

Expertise: Gravitational Waves, Dark Energy and Dark Matter, Gravitational lensing, General relativity, Black holes

Departmental website: https://astro.uchicago.edu/people/daniel-e-holz.php

William G. Howell

William G. Howell

Title: The Sydney Stein Professor in American Politics at Harris Public Policy

Expertise: Political science, Political institutions, Congress and the Presidency, American politics

Departmental website: https://harris.uchicago.edu/directory/william-howell

Wu Hung

Wu Hung

Title: Harrie A. Vanderstappen Distinguished Service Professor of Art History, East Asian Languages & Civilizations, and the College

Expertise: Art, Identity, Humanities, Art history, Chinese art, Political expression

Departmental website: https://arthistory.uchicago.edu/faculty/profiles/wu-hung

Aziz Huq

Aziz Huq

Title: Frank and Bernice J. Greenberg Professor of Law

Expertise: South Asian constitutional law, Separation of powers, National Security, International humanitarian law, Federal courts and jurisdiction, Constitutional law

Departmental website: https://www.law.uchicago.edu/faculty/huq

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Waldo Johnson

Waldo Johnson Jr.

Title: Associate Professor in the School of Social Service Administration

Expertise: Non-resident fathers, African-American families, African-American males, Parenting

Departmental website: https://ssa.uchicago.edu/ssascholars/w-johnson

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Ariel Kalil

Ariel Kalil

Title: Professor at Harris School of Public Policy Studies

Expertise: Parenting, Job loss and unemployment, Inequality and poverty, Family structure, Child and family policy, Welfare reform, Childhood development

Departmental website: http://www.harrisschool.uchicago.edu/faculty/web-pages/ariel-kalil.asp

Steven Kaplan

Steven Kaplan

Title: Neubauer Family Distinguished Service Professor of Entrepreneurship and Finance

Expertise: Private Equity, Venture capital, Mergers and acquisitions, E-Commerce, Corporate governance, Boards of Directors

Departmental website: https://www.chicagobooth.edu/faculty/directory/k/steven-neil-kaplan

Ryan Kellogg

Ryan Kellogg

Title: Professor in the Harris School of Public Policy

Expertise: Industrial organization, Environmental policy, Transportation

Departmental website: https://harris.uchicago.edu/directory/ryan-kellogg

Boaz Keysar

Boaz Keysar

Title: Professor of Psychology and the College

Expertise: Communication and language use, Psychology, Decision making and negotiation, Judgment, Reasoning and problem solving, Thinking, Communication

Departmental website: https://psychology.uchicago.edu/directory/boaz-keysar

Randall Kroszner

Randall Kroszner

Title: Norman R. Bobins Professor of Economics at Booth School of Business

Expertise: Corporate governance, Banking, Financial crises, Sovereign debt, Financial regulation

Departmental website: https://www.chicagobooth.edu/faculty/directory/k/randall-s-kroszner

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Alison LaCroix

Alison LaCroix

Title: Robert Newton Reid Professor of Law

Expertise: American legal history, American legal thought, Constitutional law, Governmental structure, Federal courts, Federalism

Departmental website: https://www.law.uchicago.edu/faculty/lacroix

Susan Lambert

Susan Lambert

Title: Associate Professor, School of Social Service Administration

Expertise: Family, Work-life integration, Low-wage workers, Employment, Organizational theory and management, Workplace flexibility

Departmental website: https://ssa.uchicago.edu/ssascholars/s-lambert/

Steven Levitt

Steven Levitt

Title: William B. Ogden Distinguished Service Professor in Economics and the College

Expertise: Testing, Cheating, Education, Crime, Economics

Departmental website: https://economics.uchicago.edu/directory/steve-levitt

Stacy Tessler Lindau

Stacy Tessler Lindau

Title: Professor of Obstetrics/Gynecology and Medicine-Geriatrics, University of Chicago Comprehensive Cancer Center

Expertise: Female aging, Female sexuality and cancer, Sex education, Urban health, social determinants of health, health policy

Departmental website: http://www.uchospitals.edu/physicians/stacy-lindau.html

John List

John List

Title: Kenneth C. Griffin Distinguished Service Professor in Economics and the College

Expertise: Charitable giving, Discrimination in the markets, Environment

Departmental website: https://economics.uchicago.edu/directory/john-list

Robert Lucas

Robert Lucas

Title: John Dewey Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus in Economics and the College

Expertise: Rational expectations, Economics, Development

Departmental website: https://economics.uchicago.edu/directory/robert-e-lucas-jr

Jens Ludwig

Jens Ludwig

Title: McCormick Foundation Professor of Social Service Administration, Law, and Public Policy in the School of Social Service Administration and Chicago Harris

Expertise: Housing policy, Social policy, Education, Crime

Departmental website: https://harris.uchicago.edu/directory/jens-ludwig

Zhe-Xi Luo

Zhe-Xi Luo

Title: Professor of Organismal Biology and Anatomy

Expertise: Mammal, Origins of vertebrates, Evolution

Departmental website: https://pondside.uchicago.edu/oba/faculty/Luo.html

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Peggy Mason

Peggy Mason

Title: Professor of Neurobiology

Expertise: Neurobiology, Prosocial behavior, Rats, Empathy

Departmental website: https://neurobiology.uchicago.edu/page/mason

Jonathan Masur

Jonathan Masur

Title: John P. Wilson Professor of Law

Expertise: Administrative law, Behavioral law and economics, Criminal law, Legislation, Patent law

Departmental website: http://www.law.uchicago.edu/faculty/masur

John Mearsheimer

John Mearsheimer

Title: R. Wendell Harrison Distinguished Service Professor in Political Science and the College

Expertise: Nuclear deterrence, Nationalism, Military strategy, Military, International relations, United States foreign policy, Foreign policy, War, Causes of war

Departmental website: https://political-science.uchicago.edu/directory/john-mearsheimer

Bruce Meyer

Bruce Meyer

Title: McCormick Foundation Professor in Harris Public Policy

Expertise: Workers' compensation, Welfare policy, Unemployment insurance, Tax policy, Public policy, Health care, Social insurance

Departmental website: https://harris.uchicago.edu/directory/bruce-d-meyer

Casey Mulligan

Casey Mulligan

Title: Professor of Economics

Expertise: Sharing resources, Family, Wage inequality, Economics, social security

Departmental website: https://economics.uchicago.edu/directory/casey-mulligan

Roger B. Myerson

Roger B. Myerson

Title: Glen A. Lloyd Distinguished Service Professor in Economics and the College

Expertise: Economics, Game theory, Information, Political science, Voting systems

Departmental website: http://home.uchicago.edu/rmyerson/

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Howard Nusbaum

Howard Nusbaum

Title: Professor of Psychology

Expertise: Attention, Effects of sleep on cognitive processes, Learning and memory, Spoken language, Wisdom, Perfect Pitch, Language Processing

Departmental website: https://psychology.uchicago.edu/directory/howard-c-nusbaum

Martha Nussbaum

Martha Nussbaum

Title: Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Ethics

Expertise:

Departmental website: https://www.law.uchicago.edu/faculty/nussbaum

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Angela Olinto

Angela Olinto

Title: Albert A. Michelson Distinguished Service Professor of Astronomy & Astrophysics

Expertise: Astroparticle physics, Cosmology, Quark stars, Inflationary theory, Cosmic magnetic fields, Cosmic rays, neutrinos

Departmental website: https://astro.uchicago.edu/people/angela-v-olinto.php

Fumni Olopade

Funmi Olopade

Title: Walter L. Palmer Distinguished Service Professor of Medicine and Human Genetics

Expertise: General hemotology and oncology, Cancer, Breast cancer, Risk assessment and prevention

Departmental website: http://www.uchospitals.edu/physicians/olufunmilayo-olopade.html

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Robert Pape

Robert Pape

Title: Professor of Political Science

Expertise: National Security, Moral action, Deterrence theory, International relations theory, Suicide Terrorism

Departmental website: http://political-science.uchicago.edu/people/faculty/pape.shtml

Louis Philipson

Louis Philipson

Title: James C. Tyree Professor of Diabetes Research and Care in the Departments of Medicine and Pediatrics

Expertise: Diabetes, Hypoglycemia, Lipid disorders, Molecular diagnostics

Departmental website: http://www.uchospitals.edu/physicians/louis-philipson.html

Randal Picker

Randal Picker

Title: James Parker Hall Distinguished Service Professor of Law, Senior Fellow at the Computation Institute

Expertise: Network industries, Competition policy, Bankruptcy, Antitrust, Commercial transactions, Law, The Internet and intellectual property, Technology, Law and technology, E-Commerce; copyright

Departmental website: https://www.law.uchicago.edu/faculty/picker

Harold Pollack

Harold Pollack

Title: Helen Ross Professor at the School of Social Service Administration

Expertise: Substance Abuse, Poverty, Emergency room usage, Infant mortality prevention, ER usage, Child health, Welfare, Drug abuse and dependence

Departmental website: https://ssa.uchicago.edu/harold-pollack

Eric A. Posner

Eric Posner

Title: Kirkland & Ellis Distinguished Service Professor of Law

Expertise: Social conventions, Corporate reorganization, Commercial law, Bankruptcy, International arbitration, International law

Departmental website: https://www.law.uchicago.edu/faculty/posner-e

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Raghuram Rajan

Raghuram Rajan

Title: Katherine Dusak Miller Distinguished Service Professor of Finance

Expertise: Banking, Economics, Monetary policy, Finance, Corporate finance, International finance, Foreign aid, Growth and development

Departmental website: https://www.chicagobooth.edu/faculty/directory/r/raghuram-g-rajan

James Robinson

James Robinson

Title: Reverend Dr. Richard L. Pearson Professor of Global Conflict Studies

Expertise: Comparative politics, International political economy, Politics, Economic development

Departmental website: https://harris.uchicago.edu/directory/james-robinson

Selwyn Rogers

Selwyn Rogers

Title: Professor of Surgery

Expertise: Trauma, Acute Care Surgery, Health disparities, Community violence

Departmental website: http://www.uchospitals.edu/physicians/selwyn-rogers.html

Robert Rosner

Robert Rosner

Title: William Wrather Distinguished Service Professor in Astronomy & Astrophysics, Physics, the Enrico Fermi Institute and the College

Expertise: Astronomy and Astrophysics, Science policy, Space, Physics of the Sun and stars

Departmental website: https://astro.uchicago.edu/people/robert-rosner.php

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Allen Sanderson

Allen Sanderson

Title: Senior Lecturer in Economics

Expertise: Education, Sports, Economics

Departmental website: https://economics.uchicago.edu/directory/allen-r-sanderson

Paul Sereno

Paul Sereno

Title: Professor in Organismal Biology & Anatomy

Expertise: Dinosaurs, Dinosaurs, Paleontology, Paleontology, Evolution

Personal website: http://www.paulsereno.org/

Neil Shubin

Neil Shubin

Title: Robert R. Bensley Distinguished Service Professor of Organismal Biology and Anatomy

Expertise: Evolutionary biology, Morphological variation, Organismal biology and anatomy, Origins of vertebrates, Paleontology

Departmental website: http://pondside.uchicago.edu/oba/faculty/shubin_n.html

Paul Staniland

Paul Staniland

Title: Associate Professor of Political Science

Expertise: Political Violence, International security

Departmental website: https://political-science.uchicago.edu/directory/paul-staniland

Nick Stephanopolous

Nicholas Stephanopoulos

Title: Professor of Law, Herbert and Marjorie Fried Research Scholar

Expertise: Election law, Constitutional law, gerrymandering

Departmental website: https://www.law.uchicago.edu/faculty/stephanopoulos

Jacqueline Stewart

Jacqueline Stewart

Title: Professor of Cinema and Media Studies

Expertise: Film, African American film, Archival Film

Departmental website: https://cms.uchicago.edu/faculty/stewart

Geoffrey Stone

Geoffrey Stone

Title: Edward H. Levi Distinguished Service Professor in the Law School

Expertise: Constitutional rights, Supreme Court, Wartime, Constitutional rights in wartime, First Amendment

Departmental website: http://www.law.uchicago.edu/faculty/stone-g/

Lior Strahlivetz

Lior Strahilevitz

Title: Sidley Austin Professor of Law

Expertise: Privacy, Law, Constitutional rights, Property law, Land use

Departmental website: http://www.law.uchicago.edu/faculty/strahilevitz

David Strauss

David Strauss

Title: Gerald Ratner Distinguished Service Professor of Law

Expertise: Statutory interpretation, Presidency procedure, Supreme Court, Free speech, Constitutional law, Segregation, Affirmative action, Civil rights law

Departmental website: http://www.law.uchicago.edu/faculty/strauss/

Forrest Stuart

Forrest Stuart

Title: Assistant Professor of Sociology

Expertise: Policing, Gang Violence, Neighborhoods

Departmental website: https://sociology.uchicago.edu/directory/forrest-stuart

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Richard Thaler

Richard Thaler

Title: Charles R. Walgreen Distinguished Service Professor of Behavioral Science and Economics

Expertise: Economics, Finance, Psychology of decision making, Behavioral economics, Behavioral finance, Savings

Departmental website: http://www.chicagobooth.edu/faculty/directory/t/richard-h-thaler

Matthew Tirrell

Matthew Tirrell

Title: Founding Pritzker Director of the Institute for Molecular Engineering

Expertise: Biomolecular engineering, Polymers

Departmental website: http://ime.uchicago.edu/tirrell_lab/people/matthew_tirrell/

Michael Turner

Michael Turner

Title: Bruce & Diana Rauner Distinguished Service Professor of Astronomy & Astrophysics, Physics and the Enrico Fermi Institute

Expertise: Astronomy and Astrophysics, Big Bang, Cosmology, Dark Matter, Space

Departmental website: http://kicp.uchicago.edu/people/profile/michael_turner.html

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Linda Waite

Linda Waite

Title: Lucy Flower Professor of Urban Sociology

Expertise: Aging, Family, Marriage

Departmental website: http://sociology.uchicago.edu/people/faculty/waite.shtml

Maria Woltjen

Maria Woltjen

Title: Lecturer in Law, Executive Director of The Young Center for Immigrant Children’s Rights

Expertise: Immigration Law, Immigration, Children, Human rights

Departmental website: https://www.law.uchicago.edu/faculty/woltjen

Amanda Woodward

Amanda Woodward

Title: Dean of the Division of the Social Sciences and the William S. Gray Distinguished Service Professor of Psychology

Expertise: Childhood development, Early learning, Social Cognition

Departmental website: https://socialsciences.uchicago.edu/faculty-leadership/amanda-woodward

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Dali Yang

Dali Yang

Title: William Claude Reavis Professor of Political Science

Expertise: China, Economy, Politics, International relations, Political science, Comparative politics

Departmental site: http://political-science.uchicago.edu/people/faculty/yang.shtml

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Ben Zhao

Ben Zhao

Title: Neubauer Professor of Computer Science

Expertise: Social media, Artificial intelligence

Departmental website: http://people.cs.uchicago.edu/~ravenben/

Luigi Zingales

Luigi Zingales

Title: Robert C. McCormack Distinguished Service Professor of Entrepreneurship and Finance at Chicago Booth, Director of the Stigler Center

Expertise: International political economy, Corporate governance, economic effects of culture

Departmental website: https://www.chicagobooth.edu/faculty/directory/z/luigi-zingales

Laurie Zoloth

Laurie Zoloth

Title: Margaret E. Burton Professor in the Divinity School

Expertise: Bioethics, Jewish Studies, religion and ethics, interreligious dialogue

Departmental website: https://divinity.uchicago.edu/laurie-zoloth