News - Portland State University
Sunday, October 18, 2015
Monday, October 12, 2015
»Diana Abu-Jaber, English faculty, authored “America Is Being Terrorized By Itself,” an op-ed piece published on CNN.com Oct. 2.
»John Hellermann, Applied Linguistics faculty, is co-researcher on a grant recently awarded from the Japan Society for the Advancement of Science to investigate argumentation and stance taking in language-learning classrooms. The project runs until March 2
»Heather Burns, Educational Leadership and Policy faculty, coauthored a paper titled "Going Deep: Reflections on Teaching Deep Ecology in Costa Rica," published in Transformative Dialogues: Teaching and Learning Journal.
»Talya Bauer and Berrin Erdogan, Business Administration faculty, coedited The Oxford Handbook of Leader-Member Exchange, published by Oxford University Press.
»David Caughlin, Business Administration faculty, coauthored a chapter titled “Work-Home Interference and Employees’ Well-Being and Performance: The Moderating Role of Chinese Work Value,” published in Handbook of Research on Work-Life Balance in Asia.
»Steven Carnovale, Business Administration faculty, with colleagues from other universities, is launching a new index—Logistic Managers’ Index—that aims to be an alternative barometer of economic activity.
»Tucker Childs, Applied Linguistics faculty, authored an article titled "The Endangered Languages and the Language Ecology of Sierra Leone" published in the Journal of the Sierra Leone Studies.
»Paul Collins, English faculty, authored "An Unintentional Scottish Masterpiece," published in The New Yorker, Oct. 5.
»Elise Granek, Environmental Science and Management faculty, coauthored "Information Needs Assessment for Coastal and Marine Management and Policy: Ecosystem Services Under Changing Climatic, Land Use and Demographic Conditions," published in Environmental
»Sue Taylor, Art History faculty, contributed essays on three surrealist artists to Seeing Nature, the catalogue accompanying an exhibition of five centuries of landscape painting at the Portland Art Museum, on exhibition Oct. 10-Jan. 10.
»Gerry Sussman, Urban Studies and Planning faculty, was interviewed as one of the “Key Thinkers in Critical Communication Scholarship: From the Pioneers to the Next Generation” in a book of the same title published by Palgrave Macmillan Press. In the book,
»Lindsey Wilkinson, Sociology faculty, coauthored “Same-Sex Sexuality and Postsecondary Outcomes: The Role of High School Locale,” published in Sociological Perspectives, Vol. 58, Issue 3: pp. 380-401.
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, organized, hosted and presented a public lecture on "Women Rights and History" in Genoa, Italy, Sept. 5, with the participation of representatives from the municipality of Genoa.
»Tony Wolk, English and University Studies faculty, authored an article titled "Home by Way of Moebius: Teaching Ursula K. Le Guin” published in Oregon English Journal, Vol.37, No. 1, a theme-based-issue: "Using Oregon Literature in the Classroom."
»Debra Clemans, Office of International Affairs, presented a poster, "Fulbright Professional Development Opportunities for Advisors and Directors," at the National Association of Fellowship Advisors Eighth Biennial Conference in Oakland, Calif., July 17.
»Virginia Butler, Anthropology faculty, presented "Less is More: The Benefits of Using a Restricted Set of Elements in Fish Zooarchaeology" at the 18th Meeting of the Fish Remains Working Group, International Council of Archaeozoology, in Lisbon, Portugal,
»Scott Burns, Geology faculty, presented a paper titled "Urban Landslides: A Challenge for Engineering Geologists and Geotechnical Engineers" to an international conference in Shenyang, China, on July 6. The meeting was at Northeastern University in China