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    Fac/Staff profile profile for mhershoc

    Martin
    Hershock
    Ph.D.
    Dean; Professor of History
    2002 CASL Building
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for thomsond

    Dale
    Thomson
    Ph.D.
    Chair, Department of Social Sciences; Associate Professor of Political Science
    2147 SSB (Social Sciences Building)
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for jmakers

    Joshua
    Akers
    Ph.D.
    Assistant Professor of Geography and Urban & Regional Studies
    2156 SSB (Social Sciences Building)
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for camamin

    Camron Michael
    Amin
    Ph.D.
    Professor of History
    1270 SSB (Social Sciences Building)
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for randersc

    Warren
    Anderson
    Ph.D.
    Associate Professor of Economics
    2270 SSB (Social Sciences Building)
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for bawardi

    Hani
    Bawardi
    Ph.D.
    Associate Professor of History
    2230 SSB (Social Sciences Building)
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for sbergero

    Suzanne
    Bergeron
    Ph.D.
    Helen M. Graves Collegiate Professor of Women's Studies and Social Sciences
    2036A CASL
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for jborquez

    Julio
    Borquez
    Ph.D.
    Associate Professor of Political Science
    2162 SSB (Social Sciences Building)
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for hczap

    Hans
    Czap
    Ph.D.
    Assistant Professor of Economics
    2290 SSB (Social Sciences Building)
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for nczap

    Natalia V.
    Czap
    Ph.D.
    Associate Professor of Economics
    2260 SSB (Social Sciences Building)
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for kdye

    Keith
    Dye
    Ph.D.
    Assistant Professor of History and African and African American Studies
    2039A CASL
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for sledward

    Sheryl
    Edwards
    Lecturer IV
    2240 Social Sciences Bldg
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for ghickey

    Georgina
    Hickey
    Ph.D.
    Professor of History
    130 SFC (Science Faculty Center)
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for sfhowell

    Sally
    Howell
    Ph.D.
    Associate Professor of History; Director of the Center for Arab American Studies
    2038 CASL Building
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for koumpias

    Antonios
    Koumpias
    Ph.D.
    Assistant Professor of Economics
    2300 SSB (Social Sciences Building)
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for nkursman

    Nancy
    Kursman
    Ph.D.
    LEO Lecturer IV in Political Science; Director, Public Affairs Internship
    2152 SSB (Social Sciences Building)
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for joelunn

    Joe Harris
    Lunn
    Ph.D.
    Professor of African and Modern European History
    1250 SSB (Social Sciences Building)
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for eoluxon

    Emily
    Luxon
    Ph.D.
    Assistant Professor of Political Science
    2194 SSB (Social Sciences Building)
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for imiteza

    Ilir
    Miteza
    Ph.D.
    Professor of Economics; Associate Provost for Graduate, International, and Online Learning
    2315 SSB (Social Sciences Building)
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for anmuller

    Anna
    Muller
    Ph.D.
    Associate Professor of History; The Frank and Mary Padzieski Endowed Professor in Polish/Polish American/Eastern European Studies
    2192 SSB (Social Sciences Building)
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for ppennock

    Pamela
    Pennock
    Ph.D.
    Professor of History
    1240 SSB (Social Sciences Building)
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for bpie

    Bruce
    Pietrykowski
    Ph.D.
    Professor of Economics
    1280 SSB (Social Sciences Building)
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for kpoling

    Kristin
    Poling
    Ph.D.
    Assistant Professor of History
    2196 SSB (Social Sciences Building)
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for vpyrozhe

    Vadym
    Pyrozhenko
    Ph.D.
    Associate Professor of Public Administration; Director, Master of Public Administration and Policy
    2100 SSB (Social Sciences Building)
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for rosano

    Michael
    Rosano
    Ph.D.
    Associate Professor of Political Science
    2085 SSB (Social Sciences Building)
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for lrusch

    Lara
    Rusch
    Ph.D.
    Associate Professor of Political Science; Director, Urban and Regional Studies Program; Director, Community Change Studies
    2154 SSB (Social Sciences Building)
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for arasan

    Ara
    Sanjian
    Ph.D.
    Associate Professor of History; Director of Armenian Research Center
    Armenian Research Center, 136 FCN (Fairlane Center North)
    19000 Hubbard Drive
    Dearborn, MI 48126

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for pksmith

    Patricia
    Smith
    Ph.D.
    Professor of Economics
    2280 SSB (Social Sciences Building)
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for msollenb

    Mitchel
    Sollenberger
    Ph.D.
    Professor of Political Science; Associate Provost for Undergraduate Programs and Integrative Learning
    2065 SSB (Social Sciences Building)
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for rstock

    Ronald
    Stockton
    Ph.D.
    Professor of Political Science
    2070 SSB (Social Sciences Building)
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for rusisun

    Rusi
    Sun
    Ph.D.
    Assistant Professor of Political Science
    2250 SSB (Social Science Building)
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for cvecchio

    Carla
    Vecchiola
    Ph.D.
    Lecturer IV in History; Director, Hub for Teaching & Learning Resources
    1090 SSB (Social Sciences Building)
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for ckwalter

    Claudia
    Walters
    Ph.D.
    Collegiate Lecturer, Assistant Research Scientist, and Lecturer IV in Geography
    2135 Social Sciences Bldg
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for fwayman

    Frank
    Wayman
    Ph.D.
    Professor of Political Science
    2164 SSB (Social Sciences Building)
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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    Fac/Staff profile profile for jwraight

    Jamie
    Wraight
    Ph.D.
    Director, The Voice/Vision Archive; Lecturer IV in History
    4030 ML (Mardigian Library)
    4901 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn, MI 48128

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