News - January 2013 - Portland State University
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
»Gwenda Rice, Oregon Geographic Alliance, has been awarded the 2013 Gilbert Grosvenor Honors for Geographic Education. The Association of American Geographers, the largest professional organization of geographers in the United States, presents the award, w
»Jack Corbett, Public Administration faculty, and doctoral student Anabel Lopez Salinas co-authored "Participacion de los Mexicanos que Residen en Oregon en las Elecciones Presidenciales de Mexico en 2012" for presentation at the Primer Congreso Internacio
»Dacian Daescu, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, presented his research "Error Covariance Sensitivity and Forecast Impact Estimation with Adjoint 4D-Var" to the 93rd Annual Meeting of the American Meteorological Society, Austin, Texas, Jan. 6-10.
»Yasmeen Hanoosh, World Languages and Literature faculty, presented “In Search of the Iraqi Other: Ethno-Religious Identities and the Discursive Formation of Secularism in Contemporary Iraqi Fiction” at the Modern Languages Association Convention in Boston
»Marcia Klotz, English faculty, presented "Messianic Temporality and the Financialized Globe” at the Modern Language Association Meeting on Jan. 4.
»Leerom Medovoi, English faculty, presented "Biopolitics and the Problem of Interiority" at the Modern Language Association Meeting on Jan. 5.
»Mau Nam Nguyen, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, presented the paper “Variational Analysis of Directional Minimal Functions and Applications” at the Joint Meeting of the American Mathematical Society in San Diego, Jan. 11.
»Donald Truxillo, Psychology faculty, gave an invited talk on his research "Designing Psychologically Enriched Jobs Across the Work Life Span: An Agenda for Work Psychology" at the Lisbon University Institute Business School on Dec. 13.
»Ben Anderson-Nathe, Child & Family Studies faculty, co-authored a book, Compassionate Confinement: A Year in the Life of Unit C, recently published through Rutgers University Press.
»Subhash Kochar, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, authored “Stochastic Comparisons of Order Statistics and Spacings: A Review," published in ISRN Probability and Statistics, 2012.
»Nathan McClintock, Urban Studies and Planning faculty, authored “Radical, Reformist, and Garden-Variety Neoliberal: Coming to Terms with Urban Agriculture's Contradictions” published in Local Environment: The International Journal of Justice and Sustainab
»David Ritchie, Communication faculty, is the author of Metaphor, published by Cambridge University Press. It was released in Europe in January and is scheduled for release in the U.S. in February.