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Dr. David Tarpy

Associate Professor And Extension Apiculturist

Apiculture and honey bee biology. Director of the N.C. Master Beekeeper Program. Studies the relationship between disease and the genetic diversity of colonies as a consequence of their mating system. Colony collapse disorder and the potential roles of nutrition and genotype.

Areas of Expertise
Insects
Colleges
CALS

Dr. Andrew Taylor

Professor Of Political Science

Local, North Caorlina and national politics and elections. Congressional and presidential politics.

Areas of Expertise
American Government
Colleges
CHASS

Dr. Eileen Taylor

Assistant Professor Of Accounting

Accounting, fraud examination, XBRL, whistleblowing (especially within audit firms), and accounting information systems.

Areas of Expertise
Accounting
Auditing
Finance
Colleges
MGMT

Ms. Anne Tazewell

Transportation Program Manager, N.C. Solar Center

Alternative fuels and advanced transportation technologies - biofuels, natural gas, propane for transportation. Electric and hybrid electric
vehicles, fuel economy,  transportation air quality and energy diversity; petroleum dependency.

Areas of Expertise
Energy Management
Colleges
ENGIN

Dr. Paul Tesar

Alumni Distinguished Professor Of Architecture

Architectural design as it relates to culture, history and place; the aesthetics of everyday life and of the ordinary; typology and related theoretical frameworks in architecture; history of building types; the social basis of architectural expression and interpretation; intersubjectivity in architecture; social phenomenology, particularly the work of Alfred Schutz, in relation to architectural theory; vernacular architecture of the world; architecture as a collective expression and as a product of cultural evolution over time; contemporary architects whose work reflects local vernacular traditions.

Areas of Expertise
Architectural Design
Colleges
DESIGN

Dr. William Thompson

University Research Professor Of Plant Biology, Genetics, And Crop Science

Plant gene expression, chromatin structure, and DNA replication.

Areas of Expertise
Biotechnology
Genetics
Botany
Colleges
CALS

Dr. Jeffrey Thorne

Associate Professor Of Statistics And Genetics

Study of evolution through statistical analysis of DNA.

Genomics; bioinformatics; statistics; genetics; statistical genetics; the development of statistical tools for the analysis of DNA and protein sequences.

Areas of Expertise
Statistics
Biostatistics
Modeling
Colleges
SCIENCES

Dr. David Tilotta

Associate Professor Of Wood And Paper Science

Resilient and sustainable housing; chemical contamination and decontamination of wood; and the development of analytical methodology for the detection of organic and inorganic components in wood.

Areas of Expertise
Wood Products
Colleges
CNR

Mr. James Tomlinson

Coordinator For Research And Extension

Immersive virtual reality technology in design; character preservation of communities; regional planning for land conservation; campus planning; digital cartography and modeling of spatial phenomena.

Areas of Expertise
Computer-Aided Design
Colleges
DESIGN

Dr. Mary Tompkins

Professor Of Immunology

Feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV), a research animal model for the AIDS virus. Testing various drug therapies for AIDS for the National Institutes of Health.

Areas of Expertise
Diseases
Immune Deficiency Viruses
Colleges
CALS

Dr. Wayne Tompkins

Professor And Director Of Immunology

Immunology, virology, acquired immune-deficiency diseases.

Areas of Expertise
Diseases
Immune Deficiency Viruses
Colleges
CALS

Mr. Scott Townsend

Associate Professor Of Graphic Design

Teaches new media, photography, and graphic design. His research in general focuses on the intersections between the individual and the community; of issues of personal identity and history, and the use of narrative and imagery. His work is divided between academically based research and electronically based installation art, and other hybrid projects between different media and disciplines.

Areas of Expertise
Graphic Design
Colleges
DESIGN

Dr. Anastasios (Butch) Tsiatis

Professor Of Statistics

Bioinformatics. 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 time-to-event data and methods for evaluating evidence used in early stopping of clinical trials. Genomics.

Areas of Expertise
Biostatistics
Health and Medicine
Modeling
Colleges
SCIENCES

Dr. Kim Tungate

Energy Crops Program Manager, N.C. Solar Center

Production, post-harvest handling and processing of feedstocks used for energy.

Areas of Expertise
Energy Management
Farm Energy Management
Colleges
ENGIN

Dr. Paul Turinsky

Professor Of Nuclear Engineering

Computational reactor physics and nuclear fuel management, nuclear power program.

Colleges
ENGIN