News - Portland State University
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
»Mel Gurtov, Political Science emeritus faculty, authored "Trump Faces China: Some Unsettling Thoughts" published in Asian Perspective, Dec. 22.
»Akiko Hashimoto, Sociology visiting faculty, has had his book, The Long Defeat: Cultural Trauma, Memory, and Identity (Oxford University Press, 2015), contracted for publication in a Chinese translation by Beijing Imaginist Publishers. It will be publishe
»Kelsey Henderson, Criminology and Criminal Justice faculty, co-authored "Can Expert Testimony Sensitize Jurors to Variations in Confession Evidence?" published in Law and Human Behavior.
»Priya Kapoor, International and Global Studies faculty, authored "Can There Be a Postcolonial Feminist Ethnography?" in the Jan-Feb 2017 issue of the journal Women's Studies International Forum. A free online copy is available until Feb. 16.
»Tina Burdsall, Sociology faculty, was elected as the Pacific Sociological Association secretary for 2017 through 2020.
»Bob Liebman, Sociology faculty, collaborated in the writing of "Unfinished Business," an AAUP-Oregon white paper on shared governance and public accountability under the new Oregon system of campus boards of trustees.
»Elena Avilés, Chicano/Latino Studies faculty, presented a paper, “Trailblazers in Spanish: Tradition and Experimentation within Chicana/o Studies,” at Session 588: The Languages of Latina/o Literature, Modern Language Association Conference, Philadelphia,
»Jesse Locker, Art History faculty, wrote an essay, “Gli anni perduti: Artemisia Gentileschi a Venezia, 1626-1629,” published in the catalog for the exhibition Artemisia Gentileschi e il suo tempo (Milan: Skira, 2016) at the Palazzo Braschi in Rome.
»David Ervin, Environmental Management and Economics emeritus faculty, presented "Lessons and Implications for Ecosystem Service Valuation beyond USDA" at the annual conference of A Community for Ecosystem Services in Jacksonville, Fla., Dec. 8.
»Aaron Roussell, Sociology faculty, co-authored “The Impossibility of a ‘Reverse Racism Effect.’ A Rejoinder to James, James and Vila,” to be published in Criminology & Public Policy.
»Bob Liebman, Sociology faculty, is joining faculty from PSU and the University of Oregon to share their findings on faculty in governance with legislators and governor's staff members ahead of the 2017 legislative session.
»Carolyn Quam, Speech and Hearing Sciences faculty, co-authored “The Distribution of Talker Variability Impacts Infants’ Word Learning," published in Laboratory Phonology.
»Joan Petit, Library faculty, presented "The Free Textbook Movement in the United States and Around the World" at the Ethiopian National Archive and Library Agency, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Jan. 9.
»Dara Shifrer, Sociology faculty, co-authored a research brief, "Variation across Schools in Disability Classifications Process, 2006-07 to 2011-12," for the Houston Education Research Consortium and Houston Independent School District.
»Joan Petit, Library faculty, presented "Open Access and Open Educational Resources for Science and Technology" at Addis Ababa Science and Technology University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Jan. 10.
»Courtney Szocs, Business Administration faculty, co-authored “Tasting in 2D: Implications of Food Shape, Visual Cues, and Oral Haptic Sensory Inputs,” published in Marketing Letters.
»Elena Avilés, Chicano/Latino Studies faculty, authored “Alfredo Reyes López” in Diálogo: An Interdisciplinary Studies Journal Published by the Center for Latino Research, DePaul University, Fall 2016, pp. 93-100.
»Sue Taylor, Art History faculty, authored an essay, "Paint, Cut, Tear, Repair: Michelle Ross's Collage Aesthetic," for the exhibition catalogue Michelle Ross: The Desire (New and Selected Works), published by the Art Gym, Marylhurst University, Dec. 2016.