News - Portland State University
Monday, October 20, 2014
»Janet Walker, Social Work and Regional Research Institute faculty, together with colleagues from both programs, received a five-year, $4.375 million award from the National Institute for Disability and Rehabilitation Research and the Center for Mental Hea
»Steve Johnson, Urban Studies and Planning and University Studies adjunct faculty, in June received grants totaling $8,000 from Okayama University to help Okayama city develop a sustainable and resilient community and from Sendai University to help with a
»Catherine McNeur, History faculty, authored Taming Manhattan: Environmental Battles in the Antebellum City, published by Harvard University Press, October 2014.
»Sherril Gelmon, Neal Wallace and Billie Sandberg, Public Administration faculty, received a two-year contract of nearly $400,000 from the Oregon Health Authority to continue to evaluate the implementation of the OHA Patient Centered Primary Care Home prog
»Barbara Friesen, Social Work emerita faculty, was a guest editor of a special issue of Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal titled Parents with Psychiatric Disabilities, Vol. 27, No. 3. She also co-authored an article in the issue: "Developing the Evidence
»Paul Collins, English faculty, authored "How to Pitch a Magazine (in 1888)" published in The New Yorker, Sept. 2.
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, edited and wrote the foreword of "Epistolario come romanzo di se' e degli altri" in Epistolario by Giovanni Corona, Trento: Edizioni del Faro.
»Talya Bauer, Business Administration faculty, was a facilitator in “OB Research Incubator” and a panelist in “Shaping the Future of HR: A Call For Research on Three Critical, 'What’s Next' Themes for HR" at the Annual Meeting of Academy of Management, Phi
»Eric Holmes, Communication and Business Administration adjunct faculty, delivered a presentation titled “Strategies for Teaching Interviewing as a Research Methodology” at the Oregon Council of Teachers of English Fall Conference in Wilsonville, Oct. 4.
»Berrin Erdogan, Business Administration faculty, was a panelist in “HR Division, Junior Faculty Consortium,” and a facilitator in "OB Research Incubator" and “Careers in the Rough: A Research Development Workshop” at the Annual Meeting of Academy of Manag
»Richard Lycan, Institute on Aging, presented a poster titled “The Demographics of Zoning” at the Environmental Systems Research Institute Annual User Group Meeting in San Diego, July 15.
»Nicole Rigelman, Curriculum and Instruction, presented "Using Student Thinking to Connect Operations and Algebraic Thinking" and co-presented "The Student’s Role in Formative Assessment Cycles" at the Northwest Mathematics Conference, Portland, Oct. 9-11.
»Eva Nunez, World Languages and Literatures faculty, gave an invited lecture titled "Linguistic Influence of Arabic in Spanish" at Reed College on Oct. 11. The lecture was sponsored by the college's Spanish, linguistics and history departments.
»Shelley Reece, English emeritus faculty, received an M.F.A. in writing from Pacific University June 28.
»Gerry Sussman, Urban Studies and Planning and International Studies faculty, has published a book chapter, "U.S. Media and the World," in Savaş Çoban, ed., The Media and the Left, Brill Publications.
»Lina Gomaa-Moulds, World Languages and Literatures instructor, received full certification as an oral proficiency interview tester of Arabic.
Friday, October 17, 2014
Thursday, October 16, 2014