News - Portland State University
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
»U.S. News & World Report 2017 Rankings: Portland State Online Programs Crack the Code of Student Engagement
»Bob Liebman, Sociology faculty, is joining faculty from PSU and the University of Oregon to share their findings on faculty in governance with legislators and governor's staff members ahead of the 2017 legislative session.
»Carolyn Quam, Speech and Hearing Sciences faculty, co-authored “The Distribution of Talker Variability Impacts Infants’ Word Learning," published in Laboratory Phonology.
»Joan Petit, Library faculty, presented "The Free Textbook Movement in the United States and Around the World" at the Ethiopian National Archive and Library Agency, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Jan. 9.
»Dara Shifrer, Sociology faculty, co-authored a research brief, "Variation across Schools in Disability Classifications Process, 2006-07 to 2011-12," for the Houston Education Research Consortium and Houston Independent School District.
»Joan Petit, Library faculty, presented "Open Access and Open Educational Resources for Science and Technology" at Addis Ababa Science and Technology University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Jan. 10.
»Courtney Szocs, Business Administration faculty, co-authored “Tasting in 2D: Implications of Food Shape, Visual Cues, and Oral Haptic Sensory Inputs,” published in Marketing Letters.
»Elena Avilés, Chicano/Latino Studies faculty, authored “Alfredo Reyes López” in Diálogo: An Interdisciplinary Studies Journal Published by the Center for Latino Research, DePaul University, Fall 2016, pp. 93-100.
»Sue Taylor, Art History faculty, authored an essay, "Paint, Cut, Tear, Repair: Michelle Ross's Collage Aesthetic," for the exhibition catalogue Michelle Ross: The Desire (New and Selected Works), published by the Art Gym, Marylhurst University, Dec. 2016.
»Silvia Boero, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored an article, "Not Exactly a Christmas Story," about 19th century Italian writer and activist Antonietta Torriani and her socio-political novels, published in the book Storie di Natale, by I ma
»Hyeyoung Woo, Sociology faculty, co-authored a paper, “Does Marriage Still Matter?: Parental Marital Status and Children’s Health in Korea,” presented at the Korean Families in Economic and Demographic Transitions Conference, Ann Arbor, Mich.
»Peter Boghossian, Philosophy faculty, authored "We Must Trust Science or Die Like E.T.," a featured article in Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science, Dec. 19.
»Liu-Qin Yang, Psychology faculty, and David Caughlin, Business Administration faculty, authored “Aggression Preventive Supervisor Behavior: Implications for Workplace Climate and Employee Outcomes,” published in the Journal of Occupational Health Psycholo
»Gerasimos Fergadiotis, Speech and Hearing Sciences faculty, authored "Algorithmic Classification of Five Characteristic Types of Paraphasias,” published in the American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology.
»Elena Avilés, Chicano/Latino Studies faculty, received a grant from Pragda, SPAIN Arts & Culture and the Secretary of State for Culture of Spain, for a Spanish Film Club during winter and spring 2017.
»Bennett Gilbert, University Studies instructor, authored “Simone Weil’s Philosophy of History,” to be published in the Journal of the Philosophy of History.
»Ken Ruoff, History faculty, Suwako Watanabe, World Languages and Literatures faculty, and Junghee Lee, Art faculty, received a $108,000 grant from the Korea Foundation to support a fixed-term instructorship in Korean Studies for three years.
»Bennett Gilbert, University Studies instructor, authored “Jakob Leupold’s Imaginary Automatic Anamorphic Devices of 1713,” published in Media History.