News - Portland State University
Friday, December 6, 2013
Thursday, December 5, 2013
»Adjunct Faculty Association (PSUFA) and Portland State University reach tentative agreement on a new contract
»Portland Development Commission Partnerships with OHSU, PSU Supports Commercialization for Six Startups
Wednesday, December 4, 2013
»Jeanne Enders, Business Administration faculty, received funding through the PSU Provost Challenge to move two undergraduate degrees, management and leadership and supply and logistics, fully online. The project is off to a strong start.
»Cindy Cooper, Business Administration faculty, received funding through the PSU Provost Challenge for an online Social Entrepreneurship Certificate, which is accepting students and has received local press.
»Talya Bauer, Business Administration faculty, received funding through the PSU Provost Challenge to create a "mini-MOOC" to facilitate real-time practicums and internships for students. The initial phase of her project has been successfully completed.
»Tony Wolk, English and University Studies faculty, authored a book of short stories, The Parable of You, published by Propeller Press in November.
»Pete Tashman, Business Administration faculty, co-authored an article, titled “Who and What Really Matters to the Firm: Moving Stakeholder Salience beyond Managerial Perceptions” published in the October issue of Business Ethics Quarterly.
»Lauren Simon, Business Administration faculty, co-authored an article, titled “Hierarchical Representations of the Five-Factor Model of Personality in Predicting Job Performance: Integrating Three Organizing Frameworks with Two Theoretical Perspectives,”
»Timm Menke, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored "Arno Schmidt und Martin Walser: Eine intrikate Beziehung. Vier Thesen," published in in the journal Bargfelder Bote: Materialien zum Werk Arno Schmidts, December 2013.
»Charla Mathwick, Business Administration faculty, co-authored an article, titled “Consumer Power: Evolution in the Digital Age,” published in the November issue of the Journal of Interactive Marketing.
»Priya Kapoor, Communication and International Studies faculty authored a lead theory chapter, "A Genealogy of Occupy within Transnational Contexts and Communication Research" published in an edited anthology, Understanding Occupy from Wall Street to Portl
»Sherril Gelmon, Public Administration faculty, with Cathy Jordan and Sarena Seifer, co-authored “Rethinking Peer Review: Expanding the Boundaries for Community-Engaged Scholarship,” published as the lead article in the inaugural issue of the International
»Emily Ford, Library faculty, with Laura Ziegen co-authored “Interinstitutional Library Collaboration: Support for a Joint Master of Public Health Program,” published in the journal Advances in Librarianship, Vol. 37, in September.
»Keith Walters, Applied Linguistics faculty, presented “A Bit Part, But An Important One: Linguistic Anthropologists and Sociolinguists as Expert Witnesses” at the 112th American Anthropological Association Annual Meeting in Chicago, Nov. 22.
»Paul Collins, English faculty, authored “Does Christmas Shopping Start Earlier Every Year? (Nope.) The Long History of Early Shopping in America,” published in the online magazine Slate.com, Nov. 6.
»Billie Sandberg and Jill Rissi, Public Administration faculty, presented "Health Care Reform, Coordinated Care Organizations, and the Process of Neoliberalization" at the 42nd Annual Conference of the Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations an
»Tracy J. Prince, Portland Center for the Public Humanities, gave talks on her book, Culture Wars in British Literature: Multiculturalism and National Identity, at the University of Washington Tacoma, Dec. 2, and at the University of British Columbia’s Gre