Faculty Experts Available for Comment on Democratic Debate
Tuesday, October 30, 2007
Saint Joseph's University faculty experts from four fields – history, sociology, economics and marketing – are available to speak about issues facing presidential candidates who are converging on Philadelphia for the Democratic debate.
The tips have been collected on the University's website, at http://www.sju.edu/vote08/. The site will be used throughout election season to highlight important voter issues.
The faculty experts are as follows:
Randall Miller, Ph.D., professor of history
Local and national urban issues; poverty, failing infrastructure, political corruption and immigration.
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, 610-660-1748.
Maria Kefalas, Ph.D., associate professor of sociology and director of Saint Joseph’s University’s Institute for Violence Research and Prevention
Where candidates stand on gun violence
Contact: email@example.com, 610-660-2618.
Ben Liebman, Ph.D., assistant professor of economics
Housing market and the sub prime melt down, free trade and globalization.
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, 610-660-1553.
Diane Phillips, Ph.D., associate professor and chair of marketing
Young voters seeking “authentic” candidates.
Contact: email@example.com, 610-660-3232.
Jeffrey Hyson, Ph.D., assistant professor of history
Role of blogs in the debate and the campaign.
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, 610-660-1746.
Katherine A. S. Sibley, Ph.D., professor of history,
Hillary Clinton’s advantages as a former first lady.
Contact: email@example.com, 610-660-1741