Profiles in "Social Justice" Expertise Area

  • Sullivan's research agenda includes historical publications pertaining to 19th and 20th Century women's bands and quantitative preservice and inservice music teacher investigations.
  • Schupp's research interests include dance competition culture, dance curriculum and pedagogy in tertiary education, and equity across the spectrum of dance education.
  • Underiner is an associate dean in the Graduate College, convener of Creative Health Collaborations (arts, humanities and design approaches to health research), and director of the PhD in Theatre & Performance of the Americas.
  • Anokye is a sociolinguist with research on African Diaspora orality and literacy, folklore, discourse analysis and oral history specializing in Ghanaian culture, religion, storytelling, dance and social justice.
  • Ellsworth is an artist, educator, and walker. She is the founding director of the Museum of Walking.
  • Schmidt’s research focuses on preservice and beginning teachers, and teachers and students in underserved schools.
  • Bill Partlan, specialist in new play development, directed: Off-Broadway and nationally; 44 new plays at the O'Neill National Playwrights Conference including 2 by August Wilson; Triple Espresso in 55 US cities & 5 countries.
  • Professor Androff is an internationally recognized expert in the fields of human rights and social work, global social work, community practice, social development, and immigrant and refugee rights.