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Breaking News? Tap UMass Lowell’s Expert Sources

Interviews are available live via satellite, in person and by phone.

Looking for expert sources who can deliver instant analysis on breaking news? UMass Lowell’s faculty and researchers have you covered. Experts are available to all members of the media in person or by phone. For TV, UMass Lowell offers live interviews via satellite directly from campus, making it easier for media organizations to enhance coverage with authorities on the issues of the day.

UMass Lowell has a large faculty comprised of world-class experts who can comment on news trends including terrorism, politics and elections, and family life and parenting, as well as issues related to crime, health care, the economy, popular culture, toxic substances in everyday life and scientific innovation such as nanotechnology, plastics and more. 

To book a UMass Lowell expert, contact Christine Gillette at 978-934-2209 or Christine_Gillette@uml.edu or Nancy Cicco at 978-934-4944 or Nancy_Cicco@uml.edu

Featured Experts

  • Katherine Tucker

    Katherine Tucker

    Nutritional Sciences, Chronic Diseases, Health Disparities

    Katherine Tucker is a national expert on nutrition and the science behind it.

  • James Forest

    James Forest

    Center for Terrorism and Security Studies, Director, Security Studies

    James Forest is an internationally respected expert on terrorism and security issues.

  • Joshua Dyck

    Joshua Dyck

    Co-director, Center for Public Opinion

    Joshua Dyck is an expert in political and public-opinion polling, elections and campaigns, and national and state politics.

  • Joel Day

    Joel Day

    Terrorism and National Security

    Joel Day is an expert on ISIS and its alliances, as well as religious-based terrorism, insurgency and resistance movements.