News - Portland State University
Monday, March 9, 2015
»Sarah A. Bunton, University Studies faculty, co-authored two articles: “The Underrepresentation of Women in Leadership Positions in U.S. Medical Schools,” Analysis in Brief, Vol. 15, Issue 2: pp. 1-2; and “Part-time Faculty in U.S. Medical Schools,” Acade
»Sharon Carstens, Anthropology faculty, authored “Bilingual Education for Global Citizenship: Creating an Integrated Language/Culture Curriculum for Mandarin/English Students,” published in Human Organization Vol. 74, Issue 1: pp. 16-26.
»Christine Chaille, Curriculum and Instruction faculty, has co-authored her third book on early childhood curriculum. Integrating Math and Science in Early Childhood Classroom through Big Ideas: A Constructivist Approach is being published by Pearson.
»Berrin Erdogan and Talya Bauer, Business Administration faculty, authored an article titled “Deeds That Help and Words That Hurt: Helping and Gossip as Moderators of the Relationship Between Leader-Member Exchange and Advice Network Centrality,” published
»Tom Johnson, Business Administration emeritus faculty, authored an article titled “Accounting, Accountability, and Misplaced Concreteness,” published in Process Studies, Fall/Winter 2014 issue.
»Ann Marie Fallon, Urban Honors faculty, wrote a chapter in Service Learning and Literary Studies in English, published in February. Her chapter, "Everybody Reads: Public Literature Programs as Agents of Social Exchange and Connection," looks in part at th
»Ashley Boal, doctoral student, and Eric Mankowski, Psychology faculty, co-authored "Barriers to Compliance With Batterer Intervention Program Standards," published in Violence & Victims, Vol. 29: pp. 607-619.
»Scott Burns, Geology emeritus faculty, presented three keynotes in February: "Urban Landslides and the Effects of the Oso Landslide in Washington" at the 63rd Annual Geotechnical Engineering Conference, University of Minnesota, Feb. 20; "Landslides: the P
»Sarah A. Bunton, University Studies faculty, presented in three sessions at the International Conference on Faculty Development in the Health Professions held in Singapore in February. The sessions were titled "Understanding the Faculty Development Needs
»Jill Emery, Library faculty, co-presented "From Social to Scholarly and Back Again" at Electronic Resources & Libraries Conference, Austin, Texas, Feb. 24.
»Tucker Childs, Applied Linguistics faculty, delivered a paper titled "Busy Intersections: A Framework for Revitalizing Dying Languages in Sierra Leone, West Africa" at the Fourth Annual International Conference on Language Documentation and Conservation a
»Meiru Liu, Business Administration and Confucius Institute faculty, gave three invited presentations in China in December and January: “The Function of Confucius Classrooms in Primary and Secondary Schools in Oregon” at the Ninth Confucius Institute Globa
»Ramin Farahmandpur, Educational Leadership and Policy faculty, presented a paper titled "Spacializing Race, Racializing Space: Applications of Foucault’s Heterotopia in Challenging Institutional Racism in Higher Education" at the 11th Annual Globalization
»Swapna Mukhopadhyay, Curriculum and Instruction faculty, presented a paper titled “Cultural Responsiveness and Its Role in Humanizing Mathematics Education” at the Ninth Congress of European Research in Mathematics Education, Prague, Feb. 4-8.
»Marilyn Moody, Library dean, appeared on a panel titled "Fundraising for Affordability: Well, Somebody's Got to Pay for It" at the Textbook Affordability Conference, San Diego, Feb. 12.
»Mellie Pullman, Business Administration faculty, presented “Starting a Home-based Urban Cidery” at CiderCon Cider Conference, Chicago, Feb. 3-6.
»Kimberly Pendell, Library faculty, and Elizabeth Withers, graduate student, presented "Fear to Fascination: Learner Confidence & Blended Instruction for Digital Literacy Acquisition" at the Conference on Technology, Knowledge, and Society, Feb. 23 in Berk
»Kaia Sand, Honors College adjunct faculty, gave the closing lecture and performance for “Passing it On,” an art and poetry installation on display in the first floor of the Academic and Recreation Center, Feb. 25. Sand will be available Tuesdays at 2 p.m.
»J.J.P. Veerman, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, delivered three colloquium lectures in Greece: “Mediatrices and Minimally Separating Sets" at the University of Crete mathematics department, Feb. 27; "Synchronization in Oscillator Arrays" at the Greek