Benjamin Auerbach studies population history, the evolution of human stature and body mass, and the ways climate, subsistence, and disease have impacted human evolution.
David Bassett studies the measurement of physical activity and energy expenditure in humans.
Jedediah Blanton studies the psychosocial aspects of sport in the development of leadership and life skills in youth athletes.
Gordon Burghardt studies animal play behavior, ethical treatment of animals, and zoo animal welfare.
A pediatric nursing expert, Nan Gaylord’s research and work focus on access to health care for children.
Patrick Grzanka is an expert on intersectionality, LGBT issues, gender and feminist theory, and the critical study of race and racism in the contemporary US.
Robin Hardin’s expertise lies within collegiate athletics, particularly in the areas of governance, consumer behavior, and the holistic care of student–athletes.
Andrew Kramer is a paleoanthropologist and an expert in human evolution and the creationism debate.
The director of a planetarium before turning to academia, Mark Littmann has expertise in science writing and astronomy.
Karen Lloyd studies microbes in extreme environments to discover the processes at play in the release of carbon into the atmosphere.