West Virginia University experts can provide commentary, insights and opinions on various news topics. 

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These featured experts can speak to issues related to health care reform, Russia and elections interference, and climate change policy.

Simon F. Haeder

Simon F. Haeder

Assistant Professor

Email: Simon.Haeder@mail.wvu.edu
Office Phone: 559-908-2704

Expertise: Healthcare and Health Policy (Affordable Care Act, Medicaid, CHIP, Medicare, provider networks, provider quality, insurance regulation), Regulatory Politics, State and Local…

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Erik Herron

Erik Herron

Eberly Family Professor of Political Science

Email: esherron@mail.wvu.edu
Office Phone: 304-293-3198

Expertise: Political institutions, especially electoral systems, Eastern European and Eurasian politics, Comparative political institutions and behavior (electoral systems, political parties…

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James Van Nostrand

James Van Nostrand

Director of the Center for Energy and Sustainable Development

Email: James.Vannostrand@mail.wvu.edu
Office Phone: 304-293-4694

Expertise: Energy Regulation (EPA), Enviornmental Protection Law, Science/Technology of Energy

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