News - November 2013 - Academics & Research
Tuesday, November 12, 2013
»Mike Cummings, Geology faculty, received the Neil Miner Award from the National Association of Geoscience Teachers — the highest award given by the organization — in Denver, Colo., Oct. 29. Cummings is the second PSU professor to win the award; John Eliot
»Andy McMillin, Speech and Hearing Sciences faculty, was elected president of the Oregon Speech-Language & Hearing Association. The three-year term begins immediately, and includes one year of duties as president-elect, one year of presidential duties, and
»Ryan Melton, Regional Research Institute, has received the Leona Tyler Award from the Oregon Counseling Association. The award represents the highest honor in recognizing counselors who have made outstanding contributions to the profession and whose work
»Shung Jae Shin, Business Administration faculty, has been invited to join the editorial board of the Journal of Applied Psychology.
»Scott Burns, Geology faculty, presented a paper, “Advances in the Study of Landslides in the Last 50 years in Engineering Geology,” at the Geological Society of America’s 125th Anniversary Annual Meeting & Exposition in Denver, Colo., Oct. 27-30. In addi
»Alan Cabelly, Business Administration faculty, presented “Strategic Negotiation for the Modern Human Resource Executive” at the Northwest Human Resource Management Association 75th Annual Conference in Tacoma, Wash., Oct. 10.
»Julia Freybote, Business Administration faculty, presented her paper, titled “Institutional Investor Sentiment, Liquidity Risk and Systematic Risk in REITs,” at the 2013 Maastricht-NUS-MIT Real Estate Finance and Investment Symposium, hosted by Maastricht
»Tom Gillpatrick, Business Administration faculty, presented “Driving and Creating Brand Value through Brand Equity” at the Portland International Center for Management of Engineering and Technology 2013 Conference in San Jose, Calif., July 2013.
»David Johns, Political Science faculty, presented a plenary address, “The Emergence and Importance of Very Large-Scale Restoration,” and a paper, “Mobilization and Community Building for Large-Scale Restoration,” at the 5th World Conference on Ecological
»J.R. "Jones" Estes and Annie Knepler, University Studies faculty, presented "Teaching Student Resiliency Requires Faculty Adaptability: Two Case Study Comparisons" at the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education conference in
»Talya Bauer, Business Administration faculty, co-authored an article, titled “Is This How I Will Be Treated? Reducing Uncertainty through Recruitment Interactions,” published in the October issue of Academy of Management Journal.
»Berrin Erdogan and Talya Bauer, Business Administration faculty, contributed a chapter, titled “Industrial/Organizational (I/O) Psychology,” to Noba, a free, open-access textbook for introductory psychology courses.
»Chris Mongeon, PSU alumnus; Elise Granke, Environmental Science and Management faculty; and Randall Arauz co-authored “Hook Selectivity in an Artisanal Spotted Rose Snapper Lutjanus guttatus Fishery on the Nicoya Peninsula, Costa Rica,” published in the j
»Robert Harmon, Business Administration faculty, authored an article, titled “The Future of Global Energy Policy,” that was published the September issue of the journal Global Policy.
»Dustin Morrow, Art + Design faculty, had his new movie, Everything Went Down, shown at the Eugene International Film Festival, Nov. 9.
»Jill Mosteller, Business Administration faculty, authored a chapter, titled “The Influence of Visual Information on Environmentally Significant Consumer Behavior,” published in the book Communicating Sustainability for the Green Economy, 2013.
»Jason Jurjevich, Population Research Center and Urban Studies and Planning, and Meg Merrick, Institute of Portland Metropolitan Studies, received a $49,635 National Science Foundation-funded subcontract grant for a project, titled "A User Study of Techniq