Faculty in the Media

Professor Reuben A. Buford May interviewed for “Experts Share How the U.S. Can Save Our Democracy…and Avoid a Civil War” on NBC Lx

The story went live on March  23, 2021.  View the story here.


Dr. Tim Liao Published in a Journal of the American Medical Association

Dr. Liao spoke to the Illinois News Bureau about his recent study and publication. Published January 25, 2021.

Professor Ghassan Moussawi Asks: What Kind of Everyday Life Strategies Can We Use in These Times?  

Published July 8th, 2020 on the Temple University Press blog: Professor Ghassan Moussawi's blog post entitled, "Living amidst constant disruptions that keep on taking new forms."

Professor Cynthia Buckley on the National Security Implications of COVID-19

Published April 16th, 2020 on the blog of the Minerva Research Institute.


Professor Brian Dill speaks with U of I's News Bureau on the Nature of Poverty.

Published December 16th, 2019: an interview which explores the question, "what do we really know about poverty?"



Professor Cynthia Buckley interviewed by U of I's News Bureau about Ukraine

Published December 4th, 2019: an interview exploring the "bigger picture" in Ukraine.



Professor Ruby Mendenhall Featured on the "Campus Conversation" Podcast

Published November 27th, 2019: a discussion with Professor Ruby Mendenhall on the Champaign News-Gazette's "Campus Conversation" podcast about her work.