The University of Oregon is home to many elite researchers and experts in a variety of fields who are available for media interview and related requests.
Geri Richmond holds the UO presidential chair and is a professor of chemistry. She is a U.S. State Department Science Envoy to Southeast Asia, and develops programs for women in technical fields through the Committee on the Advancement of Women Chemists (COACh), an organization she co-founded. Geri has led federally supported efforts to support women in the field of chemistry in the U.S. and around the world, specifically in South America, Africa and China.
The University of Oregon is equipped with an on-campus television studio with satellite uplink capacity, and a radio studio with an ISDN phone line for broadcast-quality audio interviews.