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Chandra
Orrill

Director, Kaput Center for Research & Innovation in STEM Ed

STEM Education & Teacher Development
Liberal Arts 399L

Research

Research interests

  • Teacher mathematical knowledge
  • Assessment of teacher knowledge
  • Curriculum tools for supporting mathematics learning

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John
Buck

Chancellor Professor

Electrical & Computer Engineering
Dion 324B

Research

Research interests

  • Signal Processing
  • Underwater Acoustics
  • Animal Bioacoustics
  • Engineering Pedagogy

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Ramprasad
Balasubramanian

Associate Provost for Decision Support & Strategic Initiatives

Academic Affairs / Provost
Foster Administration 326

Research

Research interests

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Autonomous Mobile Robotics
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Motion Detection and Tracking
  • Pattern Recognition

508-999-8024r.bala@umassd.edu

Shakhnoza
Kayumova

Assistant Professor

STEM Education & Teacher Development
Liberal Arts 396G

Research

Research interests

  • Exploration of the conditions of possibility for the inclusion of culturally, economically and linguistically diverse students in science education and literacy engagement

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Stephen
Witzig

Associate Professor

STEM Education & Teacher Development
Liberal Arts 398E

Research

Research interests

  • Development of teachers' specialized knowledge for teaching science, student learning

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Walter
Stroup

Associate Professor / Chairperson

STEM Education & Teacher Development
Liberal Arts 398B

Research

Research interests

  • Development of generative design to support group-based, socially mediated, STEM focused classroom learning for grades three through university

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Eric
Larson

Assistant Professor

Crime & Justice Studies
Liberal Arts 399J

Research

Research interests

  • Hemispheric American Studies
  • Comparative Race & Ethnicity
  • Neoliberalism
  • Labor
  • Transnational Social Movements

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Heidi
Berggren

Associate Professor

Political Science
Liberal Arts 328

Research

Research interests

  • Co-housing Movement
  • Work-Family Policy
  • Social Policy
  • Gender and Politics
  • Gender-Role Attitudes

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Shakhnoza
Kayumova

Assistant Professor

STEM Education & Teacher Development
Liberal Arts 396G

Research

Research interests

  • Exploration of the conditions of possibility for the inclusion of culturally, economically and linguistically diverse students in science education and literacy engagement

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Avery
Plaw

Associate Professor

Political Science
Liberal Arts 385

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Brian
Williams

Professor

History
Liberal Arts 334

Research

Research interests

  • Conflict in Contemporary Islamic Eurasia (Chechnya, Afghanistan, Kosovo, Macedonia)
  • Nationalism and Identity in the Caucasus/Central Asia (Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan)
  • Ottoman History (with emphasis on nationalism in the Balkans)
  • Transnational jihadi Militant Movements and Al Qaeda terrorism

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Dilshod
Achilov

Associate Professor

Political Science
Liberal Arts 317

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Hillary
Farber

Professor

Law School / Faculty
UMass School of Law 224

Research

Research interests

  • Criminal Law
  • Criminal procedure issues, with a particular focus on juveniles and issues of privacy

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