News - February 2014 - Portland State University
Monday, February 10, 2014
»Deborah Peterson, Educational Leadership and Policy faculty, received the 2014 Tom Ruhl Award from the Oregon Association of Latino Administrators at the association's annual conference in Corvallis, Feb. 8. The award is given to educators who have demons
»Deborah Arthur, University Studies faculty, gave a talk about “PSU Capstone, Multnomah County Department of Community Justice, and The Beat Within: Partners in Transformation” at the Organizing for Justice conference held in Eugene, Feb. 7.
»Dave Ervin, Institute for Sustainable Solutions, presented “Assessing Ecosystem Service Values for Climate Change Adaptation” at the 14th National Council and Global Forum on Science, Policy and the Environment: Building Climate Solutions conference in Wa
»Mau Nam Nguyen, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, presented "On Lipschitz Properties of Nonsmooth Functions and Set-Valued Mappings via Generalized Differentiation and Applications" at the American Mathematical Society’s Joint Mathematical Meetings in B
»Tracy J. Prince, Portland Center for Public Humanities, gave talks on “The History of Goose Hollow” at the Multnomah Athletic Club, Jan. 28, and on “Chinese Vegetable Gardens of Old Portland” at Friendly House, Jan. 29.
»Brian Bolton, Business Administration faculty, co-authored an article, “Financial Crisis and Bank Executive Incentive Compensation,” published in the Journal of Corporate Finance, April 2014.
»Sarah Bunton, University Studies faculty, authored “Personnel Policies to Support Part-Time Faculty Members in U.S. Medical Schools: A Status Report,” published in the Association of American Medical Colleges’ publication, Analysis in Brief, 2014.
»Student Joshua Caplan and Alan Yeakley, Environmental Science and Management faculty, co-authored “Functional Morphology Underlies Performance Differences Among Invasive and Non-Invasive Ruderal Rubus Species,” published in the journal Oecologia, 2013.
»Richard Clucas and Melody Valdini, Political Science faculty, co-authored the book The Character of Democracy: How Institutions Shape Politics, published by Oxford University Press, 2014.
»David Gerbing, Business Administration faculty, authored the book R Data Analysis without Programming, published by Routledge, 2013.
»Elisa Saturno Paasche, World Languages and Literature faculty, is collaborating with the online magazine Osho News as a translator, translating the article “Singing Is Your Birthright,” published Jan. 30.
»Mellie Pullman, Business Administration faculty, co-authored an article, “Reshaping the Operations and Supply Chain Management Core Class Curriculum to Include Business Sustainability,” published the journal Operations Management Education Review, Decembe
»Lee Shaker, Communication faculty, authored an article, “Dead Newspapers and Citizens’ Civic Engagement,” published in the journal Political Communication, Jan. 30.
»Nora Wendl, Architecture faculty, co-authored the article “After Pruitt Igoe: An Urban Forest as an Evolving Temporal Landscape,” published in the journal Studies in the History of Gardens & Designed Landscapes: An International Quarterly, 2013.