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IU experts are ready to talk about COVID-19

IU researchers, scientists and clinicians are available to discuss the impacts of COVID-19 on a wide range of topics, including our physical and mental health, the economy, politics, and globalization.

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Kyle J. Anderson

Kelley School of Business

Economy, e-commerce, industrial organization, online pricing, sports economics.

IUPUI

Amrou Awaysheh

Kelley School of Business

Corporate social responsibility, operations management, supply chain management, data science and analytics, business innovation, disruptive technology.

IU Bloomington

Alain Barker

Jacobs School of Music

Music entrepreneurship, music careers, arts organization development.

IUPUI

Cole Beeler

IU School of Medicine

Infectious diseases, infection prevention, influenza, flu, medical student education.

IU Bloomington

R. Andrew Butters

Kelley School of Business

Industrial organization, applied econometrics, productivity, market integration.

IU Bloomington

Jessica Calarco

Department of Sociology, College of Arts and Sciences

Education, schools, teachers, family, parents, children, inequality, help-seeking, homework, parent involvement, PTOs, digital divide, health, decision-making, breastfeeding, co-sleeping, vaccines, screen time (children’s media use), social networks.

IU Bloomington

Sanya Carley

O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs

Energy justice, energy insecurity, Green New Deal, renewable energy policies, electricity markets, transportation policies, energy infrastructure, energy-based economic development, public perceptions of energy technologies.

IUPUI

W. Graham Carlos

IU School of Medicine

Clinical medicine, clinical care, critical care, respiratory health, pulmonary care, pulmonary illness, pulmonary fibrosis, ventilators, hospital-acquired infections, medical teaching, medical training, clinical research.

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Aaron Carroll

IU School of Medicine

Health policy, health research outcomes, medical research, pediatric health, children’s health, health care research, health information technology, science communication, debunking medical myths, research mentoring, faculty development.

IUPUI

Helen Colby

Kelley School of Business

Financial decision-making, consumer judgment and decision-making, health decision-making, self-control and goals, information effects.

IU Bloomington

Kenneth G. Dau-Schmidt

Maurer School of Law

Labor law, including unions, collective bargaining, NLRB processes and public sector unions; employment law, including employment contracts, Fair Labor Standards Act (minimum wage law), OSHA (safety), workers compensation, unemployment compensation, ERISA (pensions); and the legal profession, including income, job satisfaction, hours worked, gender.

IUPUI

Shandy Dearth

Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health

Epidemiology, infectious diseases, infectious disease surveillance, emergency preparedness planning and response, public health informatics.

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Thomas Duszynski

Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health/Department of Epidemiology

Local and state public health, infectious disease, epidemiology, field epidemiology, public health surveillance (the continuous, systematic collection, analysis and interpretation of health-related data needed for the planning, implementation and evaluation of public health practice), public health leadership.

IUPUI

Barbara Flynn

Kelley School of Business

Innovation management, just-in-time manufacturing, operations strategy, quality management, world-class manufacturing, survey methodology.

IU Bloomington

Brad R. Fulton

O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs

Diversity, equity and inclusion, religion, politics, nonprofit organizations and management, leadership, social movements, advocacy, quantitative methods.

IU Bloomington

Justin Garcia

The Kinsey Institute and Department of Gender Studies

Evolutionary behavioral sciences, gender, intimate relationships, romantic love, social and sexual monogamy, sexual behavior, sexual and reproductive health, social/sexual monogamy, sexual and gender diversity.

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Beth Gazley

O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs

Public and nonprofit management, associations, intersectoral relations, collaboration, volunteerism.

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Amanda Gesselman

Kinsey Institute

Sex and dating behavior of single adults, sex and technology, sex and medical interventions, romantic couples, virginity and social stigma, hookup culture, sextech, sexuality apps.

IU South Bend

Darryl Heller

Civil Rights Heritage Center

History, civil rights, social justice, community development.

IU Bloomington

Elaine Hernandez

Department of Sociology

Medical sociology, health demography, health disparities/inequalities, health behaviors, social relationships/social networks and health, the effect of the 1918 influenza pandemic on maternal/child health.

IU Bloomington

Monika Herzig

O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs

Music industry, jazz performance, arts administration, arts entrepreneurship.

IU Bloomington

Edward Hirt

Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences

Self-regulation, sports fanship and allegiance, self-esteem, self-handicapping, social psychology, decision-making, consumer judgment, political ideology.

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Andrea Janota

Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health/ Dean’s Suite
Public health practice, epidemiology, infectious diseases, opioid crisis, substance use disorder, incarceration and health, Project ECHO.
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Evan Jordan

School of Public Health

Travel, tourism, leisure, AirBnB, vacation rentals, vacations, overtourism, tourism development, sustainability, planning, development, psychology

IUPUI

Sharon Kandris

The Polis Center

Community information systems, community assessments, strategic planning, data for community change, data analysis, data integration, applying geospatial technologies to analyze social issues, poverty.

IU Bloomington

Jon Kay

Traditional Arts Indiana

Indiana folk art, traditional arts, Indiana heritage, arts and aging, public arts.

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David King

Lilly Family School of Philanthropy

Religious congregations and charitable giving; faith-based organizations; international relief and development; faith, philanthropy, and the public good.

IU Bloomington

Jacek Kolacz

Kinsey Institute

Effects of trauma, risk and resilience, neural regulation of vocal acoustic features, sensory and body awareness, quantitative methods for longitudinal data, psychometrics.

IU Bloomington

David Konisky

O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs

Environmental politics and policy, regulation and compliance, public opinion on energy and climate change, state politics and policy.

IU Bloomington

Ursula Kuhar

O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs

Arts administration, performing arts organizations, community engagement in the arts, arts education, teaching artistry, leadership and governance, arts and social justice, fund development in the arts.

IU Bloomington

Wendy Leutert

Hamilton Lugar School of Global and International Studies / Department of East Asian Languages and Culture

China, politics, economy, corporate governance, economic reform, international investment, international trade, bilateral investment treaties, economic history, state-business relations, industrial policy, Belt and Road Initiative.

IUPUI

Jamie Levine Daniel

SPEA

Nonprofit management, organizational capacity, nonprofit roles, nonprofit earned revenue, competitive giving.

IU Bloomington

Gregory Lewis

Kinsey Institute

Bioengineering, signal processing, wearable sensors, psychophysiology.

IUPUI

Elizabeth Malatestinic

Kelley School of Business

Human resource management, employment issues.

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Graham McKeen

Environmental Health & Safety

Public health, environmental health, food safety, communicable disease, COVID-19, water quality, pest management.

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Doug Noonan

O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs

Public policy, environmental economics, arts policy, cultural economics, urban economics, disaster management, entrepreneurship, built environment.

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Una Osili

Lilly Family School of Philanthropy

Philanthropy, charitable giving, donations, contributions, giving, economics, economics and philanthropy, economy and giving, international philanthropy, immigrants and remittances, tax policy and giving, tax policy and charitable contributions, diversity and philanthropy, diversity and giving, African American philanthropy, black philanthropy, wealth and philanthropy, high-net-worth philanthropy, technology and philanthropy, crowdsourcing, online giving, international development, social innovation, cross-sector initiatives, financial development, African philanthropy, generosity, Philanthropy Panel Study, trends in giving, impact investing.

IUPUI

Laurie Paarlberg

Lilly Family School of Philanthropy

Community philanthropy, United Ways, community foundations.

IU Bloomington

Zoe Peterson

Kinsey Institute

Gender, human sexuality, sexual aggression, sexual assault, nonconsensual sex, feminist therapy.

IUPUI

Phil Powell

Kelley School of Business

Business strategy and economic development in emerging markets, U.S. economic policy, industry dynamics of higher education, job markets, talent shortage.

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Carol Rogers

Kelley School of Business

Population, demographics, census, Indiana economy.

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Patrick Rooney

Lilly Family School of Philanthropy

Philanthropy, economics, charitable giving, tax policy and giving, taxes and giving, charitable deduction, philanthropy and economics, philanthropy and the economy, charitable giving and the economy, contributions, donations, wealth and giving, donors, donor behavior, motivations for giving, trends in charitable giving, disaster relief, disasters and giving, nonprofits, generational differences in charitable giving, nonprofit overhead costs, fundraising costs, intergenerational transmission of generosity, charity, giving and recessions.

IU Bloomington

Michael Rushton

O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs

Cultural economics, policy and administration, nonprofit organizations, tax policy, current research concerns cultural districts and tax policy toward nonprofit organizations and charitable donations.

IUPUI

Kim Saxton

Kelley School of Business

Data-driven marketing, customer segmentation and advertising strategies to segments, branding and corporate reputation, content marketing, digital marketing, marketing automation, database marketing, competitive intelligence systems, market research techniques, marketing strategy, marketing for new ventures, entrepreneurial marketing and women as entrepreneurs.

IU Southeast

D. Eric Schansberg

School of Business/Department of Economics

Poverty and inequality, Christianity and public policy, labor economics (minimum wage, unions, discrimination, etc.), health care/insurance.

IU Bloomington

Kosali Simon

O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs

Health economics and policy, the impact of state and federal regulations attempting to ease the availability of private and public health insurance for vulnerable populations, health and labor market outcomes, Affordable Care Act.

IU Bloomington

Timothy Slaper

Kelley School of Business

Industry and workforce analysis, economic development, Indiana economy, trade and foreign investment analysis.

IU Bloomington

Jodee Smith

Sustainable Food Systems Science

Local food supply chains, food value chains, farm to consumer sales models, farm to institution, farmers markets, institutional purchasing, food councils.

IU Bloomington

Rebecca Spang

College of Arts and Sciences/Department of History

Money (history of, current politics); French Revolution; restaurant history.

IUPUI

Bill Stanczykiewicz

Lilly Family School of Philanthropy and The Fund Raising School

Fundraising, nonprofit leadership, nonprofit management.

IU Bloomington

Shellye Suttles

Ostrom Workshop

Food systems, food policy, food access, food insecurity, local foods, agricultural transportation, agricultural energy, agricultural land use.

IUPUI

Mohan Tatikonda

Kelley School of Business

International trade, Lean Six Sigma, complex new product and service development, startup firms, supply chain management, global competition, corporate strategy, international manufacturing competitiveness, entrepreneurship, incubators, health care delivery, life sciences.

IU East

Beth Trammell

Department of Psychology

Parenting, teacher training, communication, behavior management, mindfulness, stress management, diversity, how to have hard conversations with kids, how to communicate about grief and loss with kids.

IU South Bend

Joshua Wells

Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Department of Informatics

Anthropology, archaeology, assessment strategies, big data, citizen science, computational modeling, cultural resource management, cyborg studies, data ontologies, digital data management, free and open source software, geographic information systems, grant proposal and management, heritage management, informatics, linked open data, open data, open government data, open science, public science, scholarship of teaching and learning, science-technology-society interactions, social informatics, spatial analyses, technology-enabled active learning.