News - September 2012 - Presented
Monday, September 24, 2012
»Marek Elzanowski, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, gave an invited talk, "Modern Mathematical Theories of Defective Elastic Crystals," at the University of Ostrava, Czech Republic.
»Charles Rynerson and Richard Lycan, Population Research Center, presented “Housing Based School Enrollment Forecasts” at the Environmental Systems Research Institute Education User Conference, San Diego, July 22.
»Berrin Erdogan, Business Administration faculty, was a presenter at the organizational behavior doctoral consortium and a facilitator in the session “OB research incubator” at the annual meeting of the Academy of Management, Boston, Aug. 3-7. She also pre
»Elise Granek, Environmental Science and Management faculty, presented a co-authored paper, "Growing Cities Depend on Ecosystem Services," at the National Science Foundation's 2012 Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship Principal Investiga
»John Hall, Economics and International Studies faculty, presented the lecture "Die Ursprung und Verwendungen des Evolutionaer Theorie: Kants Erschleichung, Veblens Subreption, und die Soziale Analyse von Dugger, Mills, und Galbraith" (The Origins and Appl
»Rachel Hitchcock, University Advancement; and J.R. Tarabocchia, Enrollment Management and Student Affairs, presented "How to Start a Major Gift Campaign with a Non-Traditional Student Population" at the Student Affairs Development Conference in Louisville
»Karen L. Karavanic, Computer Science faculty, presented "Power and Cooling Aware Parallel Performance Diagnosis" at the 41st International Conference on Parallel Processing in Pittsburgh, Sept. 11.
»Ted Khoury, Business Administration faculty, presented three papers titled “Exclusivity in Biotech Licensing: What Makes Licensors Restrict their Options?” “The Response of Inventors to IPR Reform,” and “How do Developing Country Entrepreneurs Navigate Ex
»Eric Mankowski, Psychology faculty, presented a paper, "Assessing Proximal Outcomes in Batterer Intervention Programs" at the International Family Violence and Child Victimization Research Conference, in Portsmouth, N.H., July 9. His co-author was graduat
»Nathan McClintock, Urban Studies and Planning faculty, presented a paper, "Loam, Lead, and Land Use: Towards an Interdisciplinary Study of Urban Soils," at the Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of America in Portland on Aug. 8.
»Leerom Medovoi, English faculty, presented "Religion, Secularism, and Political Belonging in a Global Age: An International Research Initiative" at the annual meeting of the Consortium of Humanities Centers and Institutes, National University of Australia
»Eva Nunez, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented her research, "Text Analysis of the Sephardi Spanish Jew Narrative Poetry in the XV Century" at the International Conference of History of the Spanish Language held at University of Cadiz, Spai
»Desiree Pacheco, Business Administration faculty, was an organizer of the session “Exploring Opportunities for Knowledge Transfer, Social Entrepreneurship, and Constructive Engagement in Local Initiatives around the Globe: An AOM Volunteer Corp?" at the a
»Joan Petit and Tom Bielavitz, Library faculty, presented "Thriving in a Challenging Environment: Creating Technology-Rich, Collaborative Learning Spaces on a Shoestring" at the Pacific Northwest Library Association Annual Conference in Anchorage, Ala., Au
»Elizabeth Almer, Business Administration faculty, presented “Determinants of Accounting Faculty Salaries” at the American Accounting Association Annual Meeting, Washington D.C., Aug. 5-8.
»Tom Potiowsky, Economics faculty and Northwest Economic Research Center, presented "The Morning After: How Long Will the Oregon Economy Nurse This Recession Hangover?" as the keynote speech at The Oregon Community Foundation Statewide Leaders Gathering, C
»Melissa Appleyard, Business Administration faculty, was a presenter in the session titled “Theory, Data, and Methods for Examining Interdisciplinary Research & Development: Interdisciplinary R&D” at the annual meeting of the Academy of Management, Boston,
»Neil Ramiller, Business Administration faculty, presented "Sociomateriality as Radical Ontology: Insights for ICTs from the Phenomenology of Sport" at the 18th Americas Conference on Information Systems in Seattle, Aug. 9-11. The article was also publishe
»Steven Bleiler, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, presented "Modeling with Computational Probability" at the 13th International Pure Mathematics Conference, Islamabad, Pakistan, Sept. 1-3.
»Kathy Rupley, Business Administration faculty, served as discussant for the paper “Corporate Social Responsibility, Audit Fees, and Audit Opinions” at the American Accounting Association Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C., Aug. 5-8.
Tuesday, September 25, 2012
»Shawn Smallman, International Studies faculty, presented a paper titled "Biopiracy and Vaccines: the New Pandemic Influenza Plan" at the Influenza 2012 conference, University of Oxford, U.K., Sept. 13.
»Christof Teuscher, Electrical and Computer Engineering faculty, gave an invited presentation, "From Intrinsic to Designed Computation with Turing's Unorganized Machines" at the Incomputable workshop, Newport Pagnell, U.K., June 12-13. The workshop was hel
»Leni Zumas, English faculty, presented "Working the Hole: Notes on Scavenging" at the Tin House Writer's Workshop, Portland, July 11.
Monday, October 1, 2012
»Harry Anastasiou, International Peace and Conflict Studies faculty, was invited by the U.S. Department of State to present an up-to-date analysis of the Cyprus conflict and the effect of regional developments on the country. The event took place in Washin
»Heather Burns, Education Leadership and Policy faculty, presented "Cultivating Integrative, Engaged and Transformative Learning: Lessons from the Learning Gardens Laboratory" at the Sustainable Agriculture Education Association national conference in Corv
»Marek Elzanowski and Serge Preston, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, organized the session Geometric Methods in Mechanics and Thermodynamics at the Algebra Geometry Mathematical Physics 8 meeting at the Technical University of Brno, Brno, Czech Republi
»Jon Holt, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented "'Thus Have I Heard': the Auditory Hallucination Poetry of Miyazawa Kenji" at the 2012 Midwest Conference on Asian Affairs, Sept. 21.
»Jodi Lapidus, Mathematics & Statistics adjunct faculty and OHSU faculty, presented an invited talk, “A Variable Selection Method for Logistic Regression Models Based on the Receiver Operating Characteristic Curve” at the Seminar on Applied Statistics spon
»Eric Mankowski, Psychology faculty, delivered a keynote address, "Better Practice in Batterer Intervention: What Does Research Tell Us?" at the annual conference of the Northwest Association of Domestic Violence Treatment Professionals, Vancouver, Wash.,
»Nathan McClintock, Urban Studies and Planning, presented "Bridging University and Community through Urban Agriculture Education: Experiences from Portland" at the Urban Agriculture Summit in Toronto, Ontario, Aug. 17, and at the Sustainable Agriculture Ed
»DeLys Ostlund, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented "La prueba de los ingenios: En defensa del ingenio femenino" at the Grupo de Estudios sobre la Mujer en España y las Américas, pre-1800 2012 Conference in Portland, Sept. 13-15.
»Vicki Reitenauer, Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies; and Seanna Kerrigan, University Studies, presented "Facilitating Critical Thinking in Cooperative Education Settings" at the 9th International Conference on Cooperative and Work-Integrated Education
»Sully Taylor, Business Administration faculty, presented a paper, “Career Management and Social Capital in MNCs,” at the annual meeting of the Academy of Management, Boston, Aug. 3-7.
»Christof Teuscher, Electrical and Computer Engineering faculty, presented the paper "Memristor-Based Reservoir Computing" at the IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Nanoscale Architectures held in Amsterdam, July 4-5. The work was done by graduate student