Faculty Experts

University at Buffalo faculty experts can provide commentary and analysis on topics in the news. For help finding a faculty expert, contact UB Media Relations at 716-645-6969 or ub-news@buffalo.edu.

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University at Buffalo experts are available to discuss COVID-19 and the societal impacts of the coronavirus pandemic. View UB experts on COVID-19.

University at Buffalo experts are available to discuss contemporary and historical issues relating to race, racism and racial justice. View UB experts on racial justice.

Expert Tip Sheets:


The common practice of naming infectious diseases after specific people or places perpetuates xenophobia around the globe, says UB expert Tiffany Karalis Noel.


Light therapy is gaining mainstream acceptance in health care, but government and insurance regulations of the treatment continue to lag behind, says UB expert Praveen Arany.



To help the vulnerable beat oppressive heat and humidity, Robert McCormack, MD, chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine, offers tips.


This moment in history calls for a broad reimagining of societal institutions, says UB expert Henry Louis Taylor Jr.


Kate Bezrukova, associate professor of organization and human resources, is an expert on managing a diverse workforce, unconscious bias in the workplace and team chemistry.

The views and opinions expressed by faculty in commentary to news media are based on their scholarship and/or research and do not represent the official positions of the University at Buffalo.