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TSU Faculty Expert List

Posted on Monday, June 22, 2020

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Texas Southern University (TSU) honors our designation as a special-purpose institution for urban programming and research. TSU’s academic and research programs address critical urban issues, and prepares its diverse student population to become a force for positive change in a global society. Considering the current climate, we have included a list of experts who can speak to issues society is facing.

TSU is home to several specialized institutes like the Earl Carl Institute, Center for Justice Research, Thurgood Marshall School of Law and the Barbara Jordan-Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs (Urban Research & Resource Center). The individuals listed below bring expertise from various areas that can contribute to the conversation. Feel free to reach out to them as their areas of expertise and contact information are listed.

 

FACULTY EXPERT LIST

PUBLIC POLICY

Dr. Michael O. Adams, Ph.D., Professor, Barbara Jordan-Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs
Areas of Expertise: Election Analysis, Redistricting, Public Policy, Voter Participation, International Relations, Artificial Intelligence and Technology), Socio-economic Issues, Black Millennial Political Attitudes
Email: Michael.Adams@tsu.edu
Cell: 713-313-7760

Carroll Robinson, Esq., Associate Professor, Barbara Jordan-Mickey Leland School of Public
Affairs Areas of Expertise: Public Policy/Elections
Email: Carroll.robinson@tsu.edu
Cell: 713-313-6848

CRIMINAL JUSTICE

Howard Henderson, Ph.D., Associate Professor; Director of the Center for Justice Research, Barbara Jordan-Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs
Areas of Expertise: Criminal Justice Issues; Racial and Ethnic Disparities Across the Criminal Justice System
Email: Howard.henderson@tsu.edu
Cell: 713-313-6843

COMMUNICATIONS

Toniesha L. Taylor, Ph.D., Department Chair and Associate Professor, School of Communication
Areas of Expertise: Womanist Rhetoric, African American Communication and Culture, Twitter and Social Media Analytics, Black Digital Culture and Social Movements
Email: Toniesha.taylor@tsu.edu
Cell: 408-504-3262

Rockell Brown Burton, Associate Professor and Interim Dean, School of Communication
Area of Expertise: Race and representation, mediated representations of women, and communication and culture. Office Number: 713-313-4312
Cell Number: 313-623-3132

ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES
Robert Bullard, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor of Urban Planning and Environmental Policy,
Barbara Jordan-Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs
Areas of Expertise: Environmental Justice, Climate Change/Fossil Fuels
Email: Robert.bullard@tsu.edu
Cell: 832-470-3434

HEALTH CARE

Rashid Moshavin, R.Ph., Ph.D., MBA, Dean, College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences
Areas of Expertise: Health Care Systems, and Health Economics
Email: Rashid.moshavin@tsu.edu
Phone: 909-771-8099

HEALTH

Andrea J. Shelton, Ph.D., Professor, College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences

Areas of Expertise: Mental health, global health, health disparities
Email: Andrea.shelton@tsu.edu
Phone: 713-647-1904

LEGAL AFFAIRS

Should you like to contact an expert from Thurgood Marshall School of Law, please send an email to MediaAffairs@tmslaw.tsu.edu.

JAMES M. DOUGLAS, Distinguished Professor of Law
Area of Expertise: Civil Law, Civil Rights, Community & Global Issues, Public Interests

SARAH GUIDRY, Executive Director, The Earl Carl Institute for Legal & Social Policy, Inc.
Area of Expertise: Public Interests, Bail Reform, Civil Rights (including advocacy pursuant to the CARES Act for those affected by COVID-19), Criminal Justice, Disability Claims, Elderly Law, Family Law, Government Law, Juvenile Law, Property Preservation, Wrongful Conviction (Innocence Project)

CRAIG JACKSON, Professor of Law
Area of Expertise: Civil Law, Constitutional Law, International Law/Human Rights

LYDIA JOHNSON, Professor of Law Area of Expertise: Criminal Law/Criminal Procedure, Criminal Justice, Evidence, Wrongful Conviction

MARTIN LEVY, Professor of Law
Area of Expertise: Constitutional Law, Federal Jurisdiction/Matters, Local Government Matters

ANA OTERO, Professor of Law Area of Expertise: Death Penalty, Evidence/Civil Procedure

LUPE SALINAS, Professor of Law
Area of Expertise: Latinos and Criminal Justice, Civil Rights, Criminal Law/Procedure

SPEARIT, Professor of Law
Area of Expertise: Criminal Law/Justice, Racial Justice/Discrimination, Handgun Laws, Religion/ Religion in Prisons

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Press Contact

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Last updated: 07/07/2020