News - January 2013 - Portland State University
Monday, January 7, 2013
»Brian Bolton, Business Administration faculty, presented "Bank Executive Compensation and Capital Requirements Reform" at the 2012 Conference on Corporate Governance of Financial Institutions at the Bank of Netherlands in Amsterdam, Nov. 8-9.
»Yasmeen Hanoosh, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored an article, "Contempt: State Literati vs. Street Literati in Modern Iraq," polished in the Journal of Arabic Literature, Brill Publishing, 43.
»Dave Ervin, Economics and Environmental Science and Management faculty, presented "The Economics of Business Sustainability" at the NW Environmental Conference held in Portland on Dec. 5.
»Haley Holmes, Business Administration, had her article titled "Serving High Achieving Students Through "Honors Tracks"" published in the December 2012 issue of the quarterly e-zine Academic Advising Today.
»Karen L. Karavanic, Computer Science faculty, presented "An Educator's Toolbox for CUDA," an invited, full-day seminar for high performance computing educators as part of SC 2012, The International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, St
»David Johns, Political Science adjunct faculty, co-authored "Policy Foundations for a Path Forward in Large Landscape Connectivity Conservation" published in 30Ecological Restoration 4, December 2012.
»Tom Larsen, Library faculty, gave a week-long series of training sessions to a group of catalog librarians from libraries in Central Vietnam at Trung Tam Thong Tin Hoc Lieu, Dai Hoc Da Nang (Learning and Information Resource Center of the University of Da
»Sean Kohles, Mechanical and Materials Engineering and Biology faculty, co-authored "Assessing Specific Causation of Mesothelioma Following Exposure to Chrysotile Asbestos-Containing Brake Dust" published in the International Journal of Occupational and En
»Piman Limpaphayom, Business Administration faculty, was an invited speaker and moderator at the Asian Roundtable on Corporate Governance organized jointly by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development and the Tokyo Stock Exchange in Tokyo,
»Inger M. Olsen, World Languages and Literatures faculty, translated "Where We Built and Live" by Ivar Kirkegaard, The Danish Born American, published in The Bridge, Vol. 35, No. 1 and 2, 2012.
»Meiru Liu, International Management and Confucius Institute faculty, presented "Meeting Challenges and Solving Issues by Developing Creative Programs – A CI's Model" at the annual conference of the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages in
»Alexander Ruzicka and Melinda Hutson, Geology faculty, co-authored with others "Large Silica-Rich Igneous-Textured Inclusions in the Buzzard Coulee Chondrite: Condensates, Differentiates, or Impact Melts?" published in Meteritics and Planetary Science, Vo
»Leerom Medovoi, presented "Anti-Fundamentalism and the Racial Enemy of Globalization: 1979–2012" at the American Studies Association Meeting in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Nov. 18.
»Robert Schroeder, Library faculty, co-authored "Embedding Affective Learning Outcomes in Library Instruction" published in the journal Communications in Information Literacy, Vol. 6, Issue 1, December 2012.
»Will Parnell, Early Childhood Education faculty, presented "Teacher Collaboration Experiences: Finding the Extraordinary in the Everyday Moments" at the annual National Association of Early Childhood Teacher Educators conference, Atlanta, Nov. 7.
»Pete Tashman, Business Administration faculty, authored an article titled "MNE/NGO Partnerships and the Legitimacy of the Firm" published in the December 2012 issue of International Business Review.
»Mellie Pullman, Business Administration faculty, had her papers titled "Integrating Sustainability into Core Supply Chain Classes" and "Resource Scarcity: Research Opportunities in Supply Chain Management" presented at the Decision Science Institute Confe
»Jacqueline B. Temple, Yer Thao, and Samuel D. Henry, Education faculty, authored a chapter, "Multiple Voices: Same Song" published in Mentoring Faculty of Color, Dwayne Mack, ed., Mac Farland & Co., 2013.
»Ken Ruoff, History, delivered a lecture on "Japanese Tourism to Korea, Circa 1940: The Tension Between Tourism Promotion and Assimilation Policies" at the International Research Center for Japanese Studies in Kyoto, Japan, during December.
»Jennifer Dill, Urban Studies and Planning faculty, co-authored an article, "Where do Cyclists Ride? A Route Choice Model Developed with Revealed Preference GPS Data," published in the December issue of Transportation Research Part A. The lead author was d
»Kathy Rupley, Business Administration faculty, presented "From Stand-Alone CSR Reporting to Integrated Reporting" (co-authored with Darrell Brown and Scott Marshall) in a conference session at the PSU International Conference on Business & Sustainability,
»Elizabeth Almer, Business Administration faculty, joined the editorial board of Behavioral Research in Accounting through the end of 2015. The journal is published by the Accounting, Behavior and Organizations Section of the American Accounting Associatio
»Christof Teuscher, Electrical and Computer Engineering faculty, presented a paper, "A Structural Analysis of Evolved Complex Networks-on-Chip," at the 5th International Workshop on Network on Chip Architectures in Vancouver, B.C. The paper is co-authored
»Susan Chan, Music faculty, has received an Individual Artist Fellowship award from the Oregon Arts Commission in recognition of her artistic achievements. In selecting artists to receive the fellowships, the commission looks to Oregon artists of outstandi
»Erica Wagner, Business Administration faculty, had her co-authored paper titled "Continued Use of IT: An Emotional Relationship" presented at the International Conference on Information Systems, Orlando, Fla., Dec. 16-19.
»Shung Jae Shin, Business Administration faculty, joined the editorial board of the Journal of Applied Psychology. The journal emphasizes the publication of original investigations that contribute new knowledge and understanding to fields of applied psycho
»Pat Boas, Art faculty, is exhibiting three lithographs in a group exhibition of the Ford Family Foundation titled Crow's Shadow Institute of the Arts Golden Spot Residencies Award prints at PDX Contemporary Art Gallery in Portland, Jan. 3–19.
»Stefan Talke, Civil and Environmental Engineering, had his research mentioned in the Eos, Transactions American Geophysical Union journal, Vol. 93, Issue 48. The article mentioned Talke and his colleague's historical tide gauge data, which shows Hurricane
»Craig Epplin, World Languages and Literatures, authored "Concrete Scrawls: The Wires and Words of León Ferrari" published in Third Text, Vol. 26, Issue 6.
»Talya Bauer, Business Administration faculty, gave a talk titled "Maximizing Onboarding Success: Best Practices in Action" at the Onboarding Conference hosted by the Conference Board, New York, Dec. 4.
»Emily Ford, Library faculty, co-authored "Open Ethos Publishing at Code4Lib Journal and In the Library with the Lead Pipe" published in In the Library with the Lead Pipe, Dec. 12.
»Portland State University’s Master of Science in Financial Analysis (MSFA) program achieves CFA recognition.