Interviews are available live 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 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 Nancy Cicco at 978-934-4944 or Nancy_Cicco@uml.edu

  • Arie Perliger
    Criminology & Justice Studies, Center for Terrorism & Security Studies

    Arie Perliger is an expert on Political Extremism and Violence, U.S. Security policy

  • Julie Chen
    Vice Chancellor of Research and Economic Development

    Julie Chen is one of the nation’s leading experts on nanotechnology and innovations in materials processing and manufacturing.

  • Joey Mead
    Plastics engineering, Rubber technology, Nanomanufacturing and flexible electronics professor of plastics engineering

    Plastics engineering, Rubber technology, Nanomanufacturing and flexible electronics professor of plastics engineering

  • Supriya Chakrabarti
    Space exploration and astrophysics expert

    Space exploration and astrophysics expert