Science

  • Amir Abo-Shaeer: Physics, Robotics, STEM, Mechanical Engineering
  • Stephon Alexander: Cosmology, Particle Physics, Quantum Gravity, Intersections with Jazz Music
  • Gurtina Besla: Dynamics of the Milky WAy Galaxy, the Andromeda Galaxy and the Local Groups of Galaxies
  • Otis Brawley: Chief Medical & Scientific Officer for the American Cancer Society. Cancer Researcher and Educator
  • Anthony Brickhouse: Aviation/Aerospace Safety, Aviation/Aerospace accident Investigation, Accident Survivability, Flight Recorders, Safety Management
  • Dr. Roberta Diaz Brinton: Learning, Memory, Alzheimer’s, Aging of the Brain, Effects of Drugs and Steroids on the Brain, Neuropharmacology, Biochemistry of Learning and Memory
  • Dr. Keisha L. Bentley-Edwards: Psychological Development of the African American Experience in the United States, Adolescent Racial Socialization, Human Development, Culture, Learning Sciences
  • Esmeralda Casas: Biomedical Science, Gene Expression, Cancer Biology
  • Pearl Chiu: Decision-Making, Decision Neuroscience, Computational Psychiatry, Depression, Substance Dependence, Social Influences on Decision-Making, Motivation and Incentives
  • Wendy Chung: Human Genetics, Medical Genetics
  • Jennifer Eberhardt: Sociology, Science, Racial Stereotyping, Psychology, Human Development, Law
  • Nita Farahany: Ethical, Legal and Social Implications of Biosciences and Emerging Technologies; Law; Philosophy; Bioethics; Neuroethics; Neuroscience; Genetics
  • Henri Ford: Neonatal Surgery; Global Surgery; Medical Education; Intestinal Barrier Failure, Leadership in American Surgery
  • Dr. Carl Hart: Behavioral Psychology, Addiction, Substance Abuse, Environmental and Neurobiological Influences on Human Behavior
  • Nicole Hernandez Hammer: Climate Change, Climate Change Advocacy Among Latino Populations
  • Freeman Hrabowski: Science and Math Education, Minority Participation and Performance in STEM Fields, Blacks in Tech
  • Trachette Jackson: Mathematics, Mathematical Modeling, Mathematical Oncology, Cancer Research, Cancer Modeling, Cancer Stem Cells
  • Lekelia Jenkins: Marine Conservation, Marine Biology, Environmental Conservation Technology, Marine Renewable Energy
  • Kristala Jones Prather: Metabolic Engineering, Synthetic Biology, Biochemical Engineering
  • Rey Junco: Clinical Psychology, Social Media and Youth
  • Bindu Kalesan: Public Health Consequences of Gun Violence, Social Gun Culture and Gun Ownership, Depression and Firearm-Related Injury; Racial and Ethnic Heterogeneity in Trends of Firearm-Related Fatality
  • Purna Kashyap: Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Diabetic Gastroparesis, Mitochondrial Disorders, Neurogastroenterology, Microbial Ecology
  • Danielle Lee: Biology, Urban Ecology, Animal Behavior, Science Outreach, Hip-Hop
  • Maria Mayorga: Developing Predictive Models of Health and Economic Outcomes By Improving Ever Changing Complex Health Systems
  • June McKoy: Medicine, Preventive Medicine, Health Care, Geriatric Health, Aging, Holistic Medicine, Elderly Care
  • Dr. Jared Montoya: Gender, Culture & Multicultural Psychology, Group Behavior, Race, Ethnic Relations, Research Methods
  • Praveen Mummaneni: Treatment and Surgery for Degenerative Spine Disease, Scoliosis, and Spinal Tumors
  • Nalini M. Nadkarni: Forest Ecology, Rainforest Conservation, Science Education, Inmate Education and Rehabilitation, Prison Reform
  • Ainissa Ramirez: STEM Education, Popular Science, Mechanical Engineering, Material Science
  • Dr. Jay Shendure: Human Genetics & Rare Disorders, Genomics DNA Sequencing, Technology Development Around DNA Sequencing
  • Beverly Tatum: Clinical Psychology, Black Families in White Communities, Higher Education, Race Relations, Racial Identity
  • Paloma Vargas: Microbiology, Cell Activity, Higher Education, Diversity, STEM
  • Mariel Vazquez: Topology of DNA