News - Academics & Research
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
»Faculty, students present at The Living Breath of wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ: Indigenous Foods and Ecological Knowledge 3rd Annual Symposium in Seattle, WA
Monday, May 23, 2016
»Judy BlueHorse Skelton, Indigenous Nations Studies, received a $44,000 Metro grant for "KelipiCamas: Cultural Restoration of Camas as First Foods," demonstrating culturally relevant stewardship practices on native oak and prairie conservation lands with t
»Alex Stepick, Sociology faculty, has been awarded a Fulbright Specialist grant during May and June to work at the Institute of Migration in Finland, where he will lecture and give workshops on international migration, refugees and migrant settlement.
»Steven Carnovale, Cliff Allen, Mellie Pullman and Daniel Wong, Business Administration faculty, co-authored the article “Using Continuous Improvement in Online Program Design: DMAIC as a Tool for Assurance of Learning Assessments,” published in the April
»Sherril Gelmon and Billie Sandberg, Public Administration faculty, co-authored "Refining Reporting Mechanisms in Oregon's Patient-Centered Primary Care Home Program to Improve Performance" in The Permanente Journal.
»Ginny Garcia and Hyeyoung Woo, Sociology faculty, co-authored "Chapter 8: Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Infant Mortality, 1990 to 2004: Low Birth Weight, Maternal Complications and Other Causes" in Applied Demography and Public Health in the 21st Century,
»Federico Perez, University Honors faculty, authored "Excavating Legal Landscapes: Juridical Archaeology and the Politics of Bureaucratic Materiality in Bogotá, Colombia" published in Cultural Anthropology, Vol. 31, No. 2: pp 215–243.
»Eva Núñez, World Languages and Literatures faculty, gave an invited lecture titled "Language Change: Spanish & its Evolution" at the University of California Santa Cruz department of language and applied linguistics, May 11.
»Serge Preston, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, authored the monograph "Non-Commuting Variations in Mathematics and Physics, A Survey in the Series Interaction of Mechanics and Mathematics," published by Springer-Verlag in 2016.
»Mellie Pullman, Business Administration faculty, presented “Examining Absorptive Capacity and Sustainable Supplier Management in Food Manufacturers” at the third annual International EUROMA Sustainable Operations and Supply Chains Forum at Lancaster Unive
»Gerry Sussman, Urban Studies and International Studies faculty, gave a public lecture titled "America's Russia Problem" at the Westminster Institute for Advanced Studies in London, May 16.
»JJP Veerman, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, participated in the "Control at Large Scales: Energy Markets and Responsive Grids" workshop at the Institute for Mathematics and its Applications in Minneapolis, May 9-13.
»Donald Truxillo and Todd Bodner, Psychology faculty; and David Cadiz, Business Administration faculty, presented in a symposium titled “Working Longer: Factors Related to Continued Work for Older Workers” at the annual meeting of the Society for Industria
»Claudia Irla and Kimberly Willson-St. Clair, Library faculty, were interviewed for the Association of College & Research Libraries Instruction Section website about the Library's peer-reviewed tutorial "Analyze Your Research."
»Bob Liebman, Sociology faculty, is a member of the advisory board that helped write a grant to the Greater Portland Jewish Foundation looking at life-stages and Jewish affiliation.
»Bob Liebman, Sociology faculty, received PSU's 2016 award for Faculty Philanthropic Leadership for his work with developing the Judaic Studies program and building coalitions of support for its efforts inside and outside the University.
»Priya Kapoor, International Studies faculty, has received the top faculty award in the Race and Ethnicity Division of the International Communication Association for her co-authored paper "Entrapment as a Threat to Community Peace in the Global War on Ter