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    CURAR Faculty Affiliates

    Dr. Paul Blackley
    Department of Economics
    Markets for Illegal Drugs
    Federal Government Budget Policy

    Dr. Jeff Chin
    Department of Anthropology, Criminology & Sociology
    Social Psychology
    Group Dynamics
    Race and Ethnic Relations
    Scholarship of Teaching and Learning

    Prof. Jim Dessauer
    Department of Anthropology, Criminology & Sociology
    Youth Development
    Community Organizing & Community Development
    Housing & Urban Planning

    Prof. Bob Doucette
    Department of Anthropology, Criminology & Sociology
    Urban economic development
    Comparative Urban Issues

    Dr. C. Tabor Fisher
    Department of Philosophy 
    Philosophy of Space
    Race, Gender, Sexuality

    Dr. Wayne Grove
    Department of Economics
    Student Cost-Benefit Analysis of LMC Greening Initiatives
    Scholarship of Teaching and Learning
    Labor Economics
    Economics of Post-baccalaureate Education

    Dr. Robert Kelly
    Department of Anthropology, Criminology & Sociology;
    Families
    Family Law
    Child Protection
    Research Methodology

    Dr. Matthew T. Loveland
    Department of Political Science
    Quantitative Research
    Sociology of Religion

    Dr. Anna O'Brien
    Department of Chemistry
    Environmental Chemistry

    Dr. Frank Ridzi
    Department of Anthropology, Criminology & Sociology
    CURAR Director
    Program Evaluation
    Policy Analysis
    Database Construction
    Qualitative and Quantitative Research

    Dr. Patricia Schmidt
    Department of Education
    The ABCs of Cultural Understanding & Communication
    Academic and Social Achievement in Urban Education

    Dr. Thaddeus Sim
    Department of Applied Management Analysis
    Supply Chain Management
    Analytical Modeling
    Optimization Methods

    Dr. Mary Springston
    Department of Physician Assistant Studies
    HIV/AIDS Medicine
    Preventive Medicine
    Health Literacy

    Dr. Caroline Tauxe
    Department of Anthropology, Criminology & Sociology
    Community Development
    Cultural Economy
    Political Ecology
    Community Arts
    United States, Brazil

    Dr. Deborah Tooker
    Department of Anthropology, Criminology & Sociology
    Symbolic/Semiotic Anthropology
    Language and Culture
    Psychological Anthropology