Newsroom University of Denver (Research and Scholarship,Research )

2018
April
19,
2018
“Nothing else is quite like marijuana,” says Sam Kamin, Vicente Sederberg Professor of Marijuana Law and Policy at the University of Denver’s Sturm College of Law. “We have this multibillion-dollar industry that’s really built on quicksand, and i...
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April
19,
2018
The University of Denver is excited to announce its first cohort of Public Impact Fellows. The program is a partnership between the Office of Research and Graduate Education and the Division of Marketing and Communications. The two-year fellowshi...
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April
17,
2018
Conventional wisdom suggests that if a person doesn’t have a job, a place to live or know where the next meal is coming from, a smartphone and social media are afterthoughts. But in a technology-driven world, assistant professor Anamika Barman-Adh...
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April
03,
2018
Congratulations to the following faculty and staff members who received grants or contract awards during January and February 2018: Robert Amme, research professor in the physics and astronomy department at the Division of Natural Sciences and Mat...
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March
29,
2018
The Barton Institute for Philanthropy and Social Enterprise at the University of Denver today announces that Quarterly Forum (QF Group), which provided funding to launch the Social Enterprise Fellowship program in 2017, has pledged $500,000 to suppor...
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March
16,
2018
Jonathan Moyer is an assistant professor at the Josef Korbel School of International Studies and director of the Frederick S. Pardee Center for International Futures. He has been with the University of Denver since 2005. Moyer’s work is focused on th...
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March
14,
2018
Perhaps nothing contributes more to the rancor of political discourse than the indiscriminate use of political labels as partisan epithets. Labels such as “left-wing” and “right-wing,” “red state” and “blue state,” “liberal” and “conservative,” or “c...
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March
12,
2018
Michael Karson is a professor in the Graduate School of Professional Psychology. He has taught at the University of Denver since 2003. Before entering academia, Karson practiced clinical and forensic psychology for 25 years. Since 1997 he has authore...
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March
09,
2018
Erica Chenoweth is a professor and associate dean for research in the Josef Korbel School of International Studies. She has taught at the University of Denver since 2012. Chenoweth's areas of research includes political violence, terrorism, counterte...
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March
07,
2018
Ved Nanda is Evans University Professor and director of the Ved Nanda Center for International and Comparative Law. He has taught at the University of Denver's Sturm College of Law since 1965. Nanda is past president of the World Jurist Association, ...
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February
23,
2018
Ambassador Christopher Hill is Chief Advisor to the Chancellor for Global Engagement and Professor of the Practice in Diplomacy and the University of Denver. Prior to this position, Hill was the Dean of the Josef Korbel School of International Studie...
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February
21,
2018
Seth Masket is director of the Center on American Politics and a professor in the Department of Political Science. He has taught at the University of Denver since 2004. Masket's areas of research and expertise focuses on American political parties at...
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February
15,
2018
Paul Seaborn is an assistant professor in the Daniels College of Business. He has taught at the University of Denver since 2011. Seaborn's current research deals with Colorado's emerging marijuana industry, and his other expertise includes industry r...
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February
14,
2018
China's rise in the global economy over the past four decades has also given rise to an environmental crisis that has critical implications for the global economy, according to Chiara Piovani, associate professor of economics. Piovani studies the...
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February
13,
2018
Ambassador Christopher Hill is Chief Advisor to the Chancellor for Global Engagement and Professor of the Practice in Diplomacy and the University of Denver. Prior to this position, Hill was the Dean of the Josef Korbel School of International Studie...
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February
09,
2018
Erica Chenoweth is a professor and associate dean for research in the Josef Korbel School of International Studies. She has taught at the University of Denver since 2012. Chenoweth's areas of research includes political violence, terrorism, counterte...
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February
07,
2018
Sam Kamin is the Vicente Sederberg Professor of Marijuana Law and Policy at the University of Denver. He has taught at the Sturm College of Law at DU since 1999. Kamin has become one of the nation’s leading experts on the regulation of marijuana; in ...
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February
05,
2018
Joshua Wilson is an associate professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Denver. He is the author of The New States of Abortion Politics and The Street Politics of Abortion: Speech, Violence, and America's Culture Wars. Wil...
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February
02,
2018
Erica Chenoweth is a professor and associate dean for research in the Josef Korbel School of International Studies. She has taught at the University of Denver since 2012. Chenoweth's areas of research includes political violence, terrorism, counterte...
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January
31,
2018
Seth Masket is director of the Center on American Politics and a professor in the Department of Political Science. He has taught at the University of Denver since 2004. Masket's areas of research and expertise focuses on American political parties at...
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January
30,
2018
The intersection of diversity and sustainability is not a connection many considered before the 17th annual Diversity Summit. However, after hearing from keynote speakers and attending various panels at the summit, the DU community may find it ea...
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January
29,
2018
Congratulations to the following faculty and staff members who received grants or contract awards during December 2017: Daniel Brisson, associate professor at the Graduate School of Social Work Grant from Arizona State University for "ASU...
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January
29,
2018
Rachel Arnow-Richman is the Chauncey Wilson Memorial Research Professor and Director of the Workplace Law Program at the Sturm College of Law. She has taught at the University of Denver since 2004. Arnow-Richman teaches and publishes in the areas of ...
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January
26,
2018
Pardis Mahdavi is the acting dean of the Josef Korbel School of International Studies. She started working at the University of Denver in 2017. From 2006-2017 Mahdavi served as professor and chair of anthropology, director of the Pacific Basin Instit...
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January
18,
2018
Seth Masket is director of the Center on American Politics and a professor in the Department of Political Science. He has taught at the University of Denver since 2004. Masket's areas of research and expertise focuses on American political parties at...
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January
17,
2018
Judy Marquez Kiyama, a professor in the Morgridge College of Education, was a first-generation college student whose introductory exposure to her alma mater, the University of Arizona, was through a six-week summer bridge program for first-generation...
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January
09,
2018
Ahead of the University of Denver’s 17th annual Diversity Summit, scheduled for Jan. 25-26, the DU Newsroom asked Dean Saitta, director of the urban studies program and a professor in the Department of Anthropology, to share his perspective on the th...
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January
02,
2018
It was in existence for less than a year, but the Family Dog rock club — located just down the street from DU, near Evans and Santa Fe — was the epicenter of ’60s cool in Denver. Opened in 1967, the venue — an offshoot of concert promoter Chet He...
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2017
December
26,
2017
Jonathan Sciarcon is an associate professor of history and Judaic studies in the Department of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences. He has taught at the University of Denver since 2010. Sciarcon's research focuses on Ottoman Jews in the late 19th an...
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December
22,
2017
Seth Masket is director of the Center on American Politics and a professor in the Department of Political Science. He has taught at the University of Denver since 2004. Masket's areas of research and expertise focuses on American political parties at...
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