Experts in Social Issues — Gender Differences in the Workplace

Patrick Johnson, Director of Student Media

Patrick JohnsonDiederich College of Communication

Expertise: news literacy: civic engagement, learning, purpose and practice; media literacy, equity, and justice; journalism: practice, education, ethics; education: curriculum and instruction, pedagogy, equity and justice; political communication: campaigns, coverage, analysis; children, adolescents, and media: cognitive science, representation, learning; sexuality and media: LGBTQ+ issues, knowledge production, sex media; horror studies: film, cognitive response

Media type: Print, T.V. and radio
Office phone: 414-288-5068

Cheryl Maranto, Associate Professor Emeritus of Management

Cheryl MarantoManagement Department

Expertise: Union Organizing, Collective Bargaining, State/Public Sector Bargaining Law, Strikes, Human Resources, Labor Relations

Office Phone: (414) 288-1441
Home Phone: (414) 963-1583


Giordana Poggioli-Kaftan, Teaching Associate Professor of Italian

Giordana Poggioli-KaftanDepartment of Languages, Literatures and Cultures

Expertise: Italy as a nation and the Italian language; Marginalization of classes of people (notably: women, Jews, Italian Southerners); Exclusionary and marginalization rhetoric and the resistance efforts to it; Italian 19th and 20th centuries products promising modernity.

Media type: Print, TV and radio

Jennica Webster, Professor

Jennica WebsterManagement Department

Expertise: Human Resources

Office Phone: (414) 288-7339
Mobile Phone: (815) 766-1512