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Dr. Dennis Daley

Professor Of Political Science And Public Administration

Public administration and public policy. Personnel and human resources management. Topical areas of strategic planning, job analysis and evaluation, compensation, performance appraisal, training and development. Negotiation and mediation

Areas of Expertise
Public Administration/Public Policy
Colleges
CHASS

Dr. David Danehower

Professor Of Crop Science

Plant natural products chemistry including the role these compounds play in defending plants against other plants, insects and diseases; the potential for utilizing plant natural products as a renewable biochemical resource.

Areas of Expertise
Crop Science
Pest Management/Pesticides
Colleges
CALS

Dr. Sudipta Dasmohapatra

Assistant Professor Of Wood Products

Managing and creating customer value in the forest products industry; product differentiation; competitive positioning; and product distribution strategies.

Areas of Expertise
Forest Products
Pulp and Paper Industry
Colleges
CNR

Dr. Margaret Daub

William Neal Reynolds Professor And Department Head Of Plant And Microbial Biology

Isolating and characterizing genes from plant pathogens that have potential usefulness in the genetic engineering of disease-resistant plants. Vitamin B metabolism in plants and its role in environmental stress responses.

Areas of Expertise
Diseases
Genetics
Colleges
CALS

Dr. Marie Davidian

Professor Of Statistics

Design and analysis of data from clinical trials and other studies in medicine and public health, including studies of cancer, HIV and heart disease. Particular expertise in analysis of pharmacological data. Genomics. Bioinformatics.

Areas of Expertise
Statistics
Biostatistics
Health and Medicine
Modeling
Colleges
SCIENCES

Dr. W. Rhett Davis

Associate Professor Of Electrical And Computer Engineering

Digital integrated circuits and systems constructed of silicon chips for application in communications and signal processing; low-power, embedded system design; high-speed, high-performance computing.

Colleges
ENGIN

Dr. Jeanine Davis

Associate Professor And Extension Horticultural Specialist

New crop development. Sustainable production of medicinal herbs, vegetables and specialty crops. Ginseng, goldenseal, bloodroot and ramps. Organic vegetable production.

Areas of Expertise
Organic Farming
Vegetable Crops
Colleges
CALS

Ms. Meredith Davis

Professor Of Graphic Design And Director Of Graduate Programs In Art + Design

Design research with an emphasis on the cognitive issues of interpretation of information by audience groups. Standards and practices in design education with an emphasis on the accreditation of graphic design education programs in American colleges and universities.

Areas of Expertise
Corporate Design
Design for/with Children
Graphic Design
Colleges
DESIGN

Dr. Francis de los Reyes

Associate Professor Of Civil, Construction And Environmental Engineering

Water and wastewater treatment; environmental microbiology; environmental biotechnology; microbial ecology; biological process engineering.

Colleges
ENGIN

Dr. Ralph Dean

William Neal Reynolds Professor Of Plant Pathology And Director Of Center For Integrated Fungal Research

Discovery and analysis of genes from economically important fungi. Worked on sequencing of rice and rice blast genomes. Genomics. Fungal genomics; fungal development.

Areas of Expertise
Crops
Diseases
Genetics
Genetics
Colleges
CALS

Dr. Fred DeJarnette

Professor Of Mechanical And Aerospace Engineering

Engineering and computational methods in aerodynamics and aerothermodynamics. Can comment on NASA projects and policies.

Colleges
ENGIN

Dr. Brian Denton

Associate Professor Of Systems Engineering

Optimization of health care delivery systems and medical treatment decisions including the following focus areas: surgery planning and resource allocation, patient appointment scheduling systems, endoscopy suite scheduling, optimization of diabetes treatment decisions, risk modeling of heart disease, cancer screening policies, diabetes research.

Areas of Expertise
Cancer Research
General
Colleges
ENGIN

Dr. Christopher DePerno

Associate Professor, Extension Wildlife Specialist

Population ecology and management of big game species and predators; habitat use and selection of big game species and predators; interactions of predators and prey, and sexual segregation and resource partitioning in ungulates; animal damage and wildlife education.

Colleges
CNR

Dr. Hugh Devine

Professor Of Parks, Recreation And Tourism Management

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) applied to natural resources management and regional planning.

Areas of Expertise
Natural Resource Management
Colleges
CNR

Ms. Krista Domnick

Director Of Scholarships And Financial Aid

Financial aid opportunities for students, particularly from a four-year public institution perspective. Eligibility requirements for federal student aid and alternative sources of assistance, such as private scholarships and alternative loans.

Areas of Expertise
College Admissions and Financing
Colleges
ADMIN

Dr. Joel Ducoste

Associate Professor Of Civil, Construction And Environmental Engineering

Water/wastewater treatment; solid/liquid separation; chemical mixing; computational fluid dynamics modeling; disinfection; fat oil and grease removal; and sewer collection system sustainability.

Colleges
ENGIN

Dr. Rob Dunn

Associate Professor Of Biology

Extinction and co-extinction of species; climate change and its effects on species; ant-mediated seed dispersal; causes and consequences of patterns of ant diversity.

Areas of Expertise
General
Colleges
SCIENCES

Dr. Dianne Dunning

Assistant Dean, College Relations

Animal ethics, welfare, and the human/animal bond.

Areas of Expertise
Animal Behavior
Colleges
CVM

Dr. Jim Dunphy

Professor And Extension Crop Science Specialist

Soybean production and industry overview.

Areas of Expertise
Crops
Colleges
CALS

Dr. John Dutton

Associate Professor Of Finance

International trade and finance, online education.

Areas of Expertise
Finance
Financial Markets
Trade Issues
Finance
Colleges
MGMT

Dr. William Dvorak

Professor Of Forestry

Conservation and improvement of forest species in the tropics and subtropics. International issues related to forestry. Gene conservation. Population genetics.

Areas of Expertise
Endangered Species
Forest Management/Tropical Silviculture
Forest Genetics and Propagation
Colleges
CNR

Dr. Michael Dykstra

Director Of Electron Microscopy

Aeromycology, mold analysis, medical mycology, "sick building syndrome", digitized imaging, electron microscopy, light microscopy. Director of a GLP-compliant Light and Electron Microscopy Laboratory providing support to drug development by the pharmaceutical industry.

Areas of Expertise
Biological Sciences
Colleges
CVM