News - February 2014 - Portland State University
Monday, February 3, 2014
»Amy Donaldson, Speech and Hearing Sciences faculty, was appointed by Gov. Kitzhaber to the newly created Behavior Analysis Regulatory Board for the state of Oregon.
»Pelin Basci, World Languages and Literatures faculty, participated in the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages-American Association of Teachers of Turkic Languages workshop, held to annotate the proficiency guidelines for Turkish language
»Jon Holt, World Languages and Literatures faculty, and Katya Amato and Susan Kirtley, English faculty, served as panelists at the Wizard World Portland Comic Con convention on the topic “Getting Respect: Comics Go to College,” Jan. 23-25.
»Carl Abbott, Urban Studies and Planning emeritus faculty, is the author of "Jim Rockford or Tony Soprano: Coastal Contrasts in American Suburbia," published in the Pacific Historical Review, February 2014.
»Mel Gurtov, Political Science emeritus faculty, authored an article, “The Uncertain Future of a ‘New Type’ of U.S.-China Relationship,” published in the Asia-Pacific Journal, December 2013; was interviewed for a Forbes blog article, “A Skeptic’s View of U
»Subhash Kochar, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, co-authored “On the Skewness of Order Statistics with Applications” published in the Annals of Operations Research, Vol. 212, 2014.
»David Sailor, Mechanical and Materials Engineering faculty, co-authored articles resulting from two international collaborations: “Thermal Assessment of Heat Mitigation Strategies,” with collaborators at University of Technology, Delft, Netherlands, was p
»Angela Strecker, Environmental Science and Management faculty, authored an article, “Fish Species Introductions Provide Novel Insights into the Patterns and Drivers of Phylogenetic Structure in Freshwaters,” published in the journal Proceedings of the Roy