UC in the News


Chris Leogrande
Director of Media Relations

(315) 223-2519
(315) 792-3245 (Fax)

Media Experts Guide

Media Experts Guide


Jan J. DeAmicis, Ph.D., M.A.
Professor of Sociology
(315) 792-3068

  • Racial and cultural minority issues
  • Social inequality
  • Prejudice, discrimination, and stereotypes
  • Migration of African Americans to the Mohawk Valley (upstate New York)
  • Race relations
  • Slavery and the underground railroad
  • Oneida County (NY) black history
John H. Johnsen, Ph.D., M.A.
Associate Professor of Anthropology
(315) 792-3339

  • Health and health care cross-culturally
  • Problems in US health care
  • Native American history, culture
  • Native American agriculture
  • Ideas and beliefs about nature
  • Responses to wolf reintroduction
  • Anthropological history and theory
  • Anthropology in Albania
Doris Wester Miga, M.A., A.B.
Professor Emerita of Sociology
(315) 792-3055

  • Oneida Community (1848-1880)
  • Old Order Amish
  • Hutterites