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Kristin Bodiford, PhD Kristin Bodiford, PhD
Affiliate and Adjunct Faculty at IOA
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Naira Perez
Instructor. Naira Perez, founder of SpringHill Digital has two decades of marketing experience. She has worked on accounts like AOL, HP, P&G, Bare Escentuals, and Murad. Now at SpringHill Digital, she specializes in helping small to medium businesses thrive using digital paid media. Naira loves the excitement of optimizing in real-time and exploring the plethora of possibilities that exist in raw data, taking pride in the fact that companies don’t need huge budgets to make their digital marketing more effective.
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Meet Jordan Siegel Meet Jordan Siegel
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Meet Professor Kacy McKinney Meet Professor Kacy McKinney
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Barbara Endicott-Popovsky Barbara Endicott-Popovsky
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Charlie Porter Charlie Porter
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Mark Osborn Mark Osborn
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Colin Corner Colin Corner
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Kelliann Amico Kelliann Amico
Instructor. Kelliann Amico has been on the agency side of PR for more than 30 years. After having worked for some of the most respected public relations and public affairs firms in the Pacific Northwest, she launched Amico Public Relations in 1997. As a “generalist” she’s represented a healthy cross-section of interests, including professional sports, an airline, Superior Court judges, restaurants, and coffee. Her current clients are in the professional service, customer service, built environment, nonprofit, and health care sectors. Career highlights include being a press lead and traveling internationally for the Clinton White House from 1997-2000, and managing press for the Dalai Lama Environmental Summit of May 2013.
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Anita Gooding Anita Gooding
Adjunct Faculty PhD Student
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Becca Parker Love
Assistant Director of Field Education Assistant Professor of Practice
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Lakindra Mitchell Dove Lakindra Mitchell Dove
Assistant Professor, MSW Program
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Norma Cardenas Norma Cardenas
Assistant Professor of Practice
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Stephanie Singer Stephanie Singer
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Antonia R.G. Alvarez, PhD, LMSW Antonia R.G. Alvarez, PhD, LMSW
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Meet Assistant Professor Yasin Tunç Meet Assistant Professor Yasin Tunç
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J.J. Vazquez J.J. Vazquez
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Antares Boyle Antares Boyle
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Nicolas Pectol Nicolas Pectol
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Meet Kristi Atkins
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Meet Thomas Appenzeller Meet Thomas Appenzeller
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Achim Pietzcker Achim Pietzcker
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Anahita Khodadadi Anahita Khodadadi
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Roel Uleners Roel Uleners
Instructor. Roel Uleners is a Design Partner who loves playing at the intersection of design, strategy, and people. He attended the Royal Academy of Arts, and received his MFA and Masters-after-Masters in Visual Communication at Sint-Lucas School of Arts & Design. Most recently, he was Vice President of Strategic Design at Chehadé & Company, a strategy and engagement consultancy, working toward a trusted digital economy and society.
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Todd Greco Todd Greco
Instructor. Todd is the Interaction Design Director at Ziba, a design and innovation consultancy based in Portland, Oregon. Bridging the traditional gap between developer and designer, he leads cross-disciplinary teams in the creation of software and physical interfaces for global clients including FedEx, Intel, Samsung, Adidas, and Dreamworks. With more than 24 years of experience, Todd is well-versed in design research and innovation; prior to joining Ziba, he worked with Adobe to develop Creative Suite 1-4, and helped design and implement the iShares investment service for Barclays. He has also run his own design studio, written for Wired and Fast Company, and taught digital design at Portland State University for nearly 10 years.
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Tong Niu Tong Niu
Chinese Instructor, Confucius Institute at PSU 
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Kailiang (Kai) Lyu Kailiang (Kai) Lyu
Chinese Instructor, Confucius Institute at PSU 
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Yu Tian Yu Tian
Chinese Instructor, Confucius Institute at PSU 
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Ying Yuan Ying Yuan
Chinese Instructor, Confucius Institute at PSU 
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Kaining Xiao Kaining Xiao
Music Instructor, Confucius Institute at PSU 
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Sheguo Wang Sheguo Wang
Chinese Instructor, Confucius Institute at PSU 
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Xing Le Xing Le
Chinese Instructor, Confucius Institute at PSU 
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Xingjun Yi Xingjun Yi
Music Instructor, Confucius Institute at PSU 
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Xiaohan Zhang Xiaohan Zhang
Music Instructor, Confucius Institute at PSU 
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Yu Wang Yu Wang
Associate Director, Confucius Institute at PSU
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Serilda Summers-McGee Serilda Summers-McGee
Instructor. Serilda Summers-McGee, MBA, MEd, is the City of Portland Chief Human Resources Officer and the owner of Workplace Change, LLC, a company that exists to help organizations assess their workplace culture, creatively resolve identified workplace challenges, recruit under-represented executives and staff, and retain high-quality employees in an inclusive, positive, and high-functioning work environment.
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Heather Laird Spain Heather Laird Spain
Instructor. Heather Laird Spain is a leadership and communications strategist and coach who has built her career developing people and programs, as well as helping organizations tell their stories. She brings over a dozen years of experience leading communications and marketing programs, both in the nonprofit sector and at Google. As a trainer and coach she has designed and delivered trainings for youth mentoring organizations across the country, served as a communication coach at Stanford University School of Business, and currently is an instructor at Portland State University’s School of Business. She has a BA in Anthropology and an MA in Education, both from Stanford University, and has completed coaching training at The Coaches Training Institute (CTI). She loves working with adult learners, fervently believes we can make work better, and is endlessly curious about all things people-related.
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Darin Matthews Darin Matthews
Instructor. Darin Matthews possesses nearly 25 years of contracting experience, including serving as the director of procurement for the University of California, Santa Cruz and the chief procurement officer for Metro. He has taught for Portland State University, Florida Atlantic University, and the Institute for Public Procurement. Darin holds a BS in Business and a Master of Acquisition Management.
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Ian Kerr Ian Kerr
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Daniel Mobbs Daniel Mobbs
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Steve Conrow Steve Conrow
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Kenji Bunch Kenji Bunch
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Florian Conzetti Florian Conzetti
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Meet Tina Penman Meet Tina Penman
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Julie Jacobs Julie Jacobs
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Megan Sand Megan Sand
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Ken Ollis Ken Ollis
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Charles Bolton Charles Bolton
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Alejandra Blech Alejandra Blech
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Hannah Penn Hannah Penn
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Mario Sandoval Mario Sandoval
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Renée Favand-See Renée Favand-See
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JáTtik Clark JáTtik Clark
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Damien Geter Damien Geter
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Todd Marston Todd Marston
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Mario Diaz Mario Diaz
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Hsin Yi Lin Hsin Yi Lin
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Sherry Alves Sherry Alves
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Jelena Simonović Schiff Jelena Simonović Schiff
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Sarah Tiedemann Sarah Tiedemann
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Yuki Bowman Yuki Bowman
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Christopher Whyte Christopher Whyte
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Kim Brown Kim Brown
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Shawn Smallman Shawn Smallman
Professor and Online Track Advisor
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Gerry Sussman Gerry Sussman
Professor of International and Global Studies Ph.D. in History, Yale University
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Leopoldo (Polo) Rodriguez Leopoldo (Polo) Rodriguez
Associate Professor
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Nada Maani Nada Maani
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Nicolai Kruger Nicolai Kruger
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Laila Seewang Laila Seewang
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Meet Marianne Casilio Meet Marianne Casilio
Marianne Casilio is a Research Speech Language Pathologist in PSU's Speech and Hearing Sciences.
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Theresa Bauccio-Teschlog Theresa Bauccio-Teschlog
Instructor. Theresa is the Purchasing Manager for the City of Everett, Washington. She has over 21 years of supply chain management experience, of which over 18 years have been spent in public procurement. She enjoys conducting Requests for Proposals for service contracts and administering construction projects from cradle to grave. Theresa has participated in the Specifications, Protests, and Construction Contracting Delivery Methods Global Best Practice Task Force teams. She is a past Washington State Chapter of NIGP Membership Secretary and is the current Education and Research Chair. Theresa is a graduate of Seattle University where she earned her Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration with a dual concentration in both Operations Management and Marketing. She also holds the designation of Certified Professional Public Buyer, as well as a Certificate in Construction Contracting from Portland State University.
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Meet Curtis Hartling Meet Curtis Hartling
Curtis Hartling is an Assistant Clinical Professor in PSU's Speech and Hearing Sciences department.
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Meet Angela Downing Meet Angela Downing
Angela Downing is an Adjunct Assistant Professor in PSU's Speech and Hearing Sciences department.
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Meet Kim Elliott Meet Kim Elliott
Kim Elliott is an Adjunct Assistant Professor in PSU's Speech and Hearing Sciences department.
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Meet Donna Graville Meet Donna Graville
Donna Graville is an Adjunct Assistant Professor in PSU's Speech and Hearing Sciences department.
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Meet Rachel Bolognone Meet Rachel Bolognone
Rachel Bolognone is an Adjunct Assistant Professor in PSU's Speech and Hearing Sciences department.
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Meet Brandon Eddy Meet Brandon Eddy
Brandon Eddy is an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Speech and Hearing Sciences department at Portland State University.
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Kelly Gronli Kelly Gronli
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Dunja Marcum Dunja Marcum
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Anna Weichsel Anna Weichsel
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Meet Teresa Roberts Meet Teresa Roberts
Teresa Roberts is an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Speech and Hearing Sciences department at Portland State University.
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Meet Cassie Quinn Meet Cassie Quinn
Cassie Quinn is an Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences at Portland State University (PSU).
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Meet Carolyn Quam Meet Carolyn Quam
Carolyn Quam is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Speech & Hearing Sciences at Portland State University (PSU).
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Meet Aimee Mooney Meet Aimee Mooney
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Meet Claudia Meyer Meet Claudia Meyer
Claudia Meyer is a Clinical Professor in the Department of Speech & Hearing Sciences at Portland State University (PSU).
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Meet Andy McMillin Meet Andy McMillin
Andy McMillin is a Clinical Professor in Portland State University's Speech and Hearing Sciences Department.
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Meet Megann McGill Meet Megann McGill
Dr. Megann McGill is an Assistant Professor in the PSU Speech and Hearing Sciences department.
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Kate Vance Kate Vance
Instructor. Kate Vance is a Project Delivery Program Manager at Multnomah County where her team manages a variety of project types in existing county buildings. Previously, Kate spent 11 years at Portland State University managing and supervising complex multi-million dollar capital projects to meet the University’s goals for future growth and collaborative partnerships. Kate’s professional commitments include collaborative leadership, client relationships, teamwork, and safety.
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René Léger René Léger
Instructor. René Léger has held diverse senior leadership positions with companies such as Nabisco Brands, the Oregon Business Council, Portland Public Schools, and Camp Fire Columbia. He earned a BA in Political Science from State University of New York and an MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. René is certified as an Integral Coach through New Ventures West.
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Elena Einstein Elena Einstein
Instructor. Elena Einstein is president of the Einstein Group and contracts site leader for Harris Corporation. She previously served as senior contracts manager and chief of staff for The Boeing Company. Elena has experience in leadership, strategy, diversity and inclusion, and employee development. Elena holds an MS from the University of La Verne and a Doctorate in Organizational Leadership from Pepperdine University.
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Samuel Ashby Samuel Ashby
Instructor. Samuel Ashby is the director of performance excellence for Legacy Health Systems. Previously, he worked as managing principal of Speed of Thought Consulting and in process improvement leadership roles for Nike, Converse, GE Capital, Medtronic, and Toyota. Samuel holds a BA from Eastern Kentucky University. He is a Change Acceleration Process Coach and a certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt.
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Quang Truong Quang Truong
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Dr. Sarah Dougher Dr. Sarah Dougher
MA and PhD in Comparative Literature, University of Texas, Austin, 1997
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Bill Kent Bill Kent
Instructor. Bill Kent has worked as a market executive for Mortenson Construction for 32 years, focusing on design-build and integrated delivery. Bill teaches for the DBIA and serves as an adjunct professor for the University of Washington Department of Construction Management. Bill earned a BS in Construction Management from the University of Washington.
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Meet Janet Lambert Meet Janet Lambert
Janet Lambert is an Adjunct Assistant Clinical Professor in the Speech and Hearing Sciences Department at Portland State University.
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Meet Sarah Key-DeLyria Meet Sarah Key-DeLyria
Sarah Key-DeLyria is an Associate Professor in the Speech and Hearing Sciences Department at Portland State University.
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Meet Maria Kapantzoglou Meet Maria Kapantzoglou
Maria Kapantzoglou, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor at Portland State University (PSU) and a certified trilingual speech-language pathologist.
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Margy Evans Margy Evans
Instructor. Margy Evans brings over 25 years of executive, operational, and human resource management experience to her work as a coach, consultant, and training professional. She serves as the workforce development manager for Portland Parks and Recreation and previously worked for the City of Portland.
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Bill Griesar, Ph.D. Bill Griesar, Ph.D.
Dr. Griesar loves teaching, and explaining how networks of linked neurons carry out complex behavior.  Dr. Griesar's dissertation in Behavioral Neuroscience at OHSU examined nicotine effects on spatial attention, time perception, and boredom in non-smokers. Some earlier (pre-2001) studies of nicotine reported cognitive improvements, but assessed changes in habitual smokers, where results may have been linked to relief from withdrawal.
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Meet Susan Ginley Meet Susan Ginley
Susan Ginley is an Associate Clinical Professor and the Undergraduate/Postbaccalaureate Advisor in the Department of Speech & Hearing Sciences at Portland State University.
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Meet Christina Gildersleeve-Neumann Meet Christina Gildersleeve-Neumann
Christina Gildersleeve-Neumann is a Professor and the Chair of the Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences at Portland State University. Christina explores speech development and disorders in children who speak one or two languages in the Monolingual and Bilingual Speech (MABS) Lab.
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Meet Molly Franz Meet Molly Franz
Molly Franz is a Research Speech-Language Pathologist in the Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences' Child Language Learning Center (CLLC) at Portland State University.
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Meet Gerasimos Fergadiotis Meet Gerasimos Fergadiotis
Gerasimos Fergadiotis is an Associate Professor in the Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences at Portland State University. Dr. Fergadiotis’ research, which is currently funded by NIDCD, is focused on developing psychometric applications for quantifying cognitive deficits in adults with aphasia.
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Charles Reneau Charles Reneau
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Meet Amy Donaldson Meet Amy Donaldson
Amy Donaldson, Ph.D., CCC-SLP is an Associate Professor in the Department of Speech & Hearing Sciences at Portland State University. Her research focuses broadly on social communication and perception of social competence in children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and neurotypical children.
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Meet Deanna Britton Meet Deanna Britton
Deanna Britton is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Speech & Hearing Sciences at Portland State University (PSU), and at the Northwest Center for Voice & Swallowing in the Department of Otolaryngology (NWCVS) - Head & Neck Surgery at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) in Portland, Oregon.
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Meet Jeff Conn Meet Jeff Conn
Jeff Conn is an Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Speech & Hearing Sciences at Portland State University. Jeff is the supervisor for SPHR's Gender Communication Lab.
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Roz Crews Roz Crews
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Maria Grzanka Maria Grzanka
Instructor. Maria Grzanka is a principal consultant with Lean Portland and Quantum Leaders. She has 20 years’ experience in process improvement and operations leadership, including working for XPO Logistics, Vestas, Con-way Freight, and Tektronix. She earned a BA in Business Administration with a concentration in Integrated Supply Chain Management. Maria earned her Black Belt in Lean Sigma and has led dozens of kaizens since.
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Kjell van Zoen Kjell van Zoen
Instructor. Kjell van Zoen is a strategic energy management and Lean operations coach for Energy 350, Inc., where he helps clients realize energy efficiency using continuous improvement practices. Kjell has worked for Plywerk, PhotosbyKim, and the Parati Company. He has delivered over 100 workshops focused on Lean whole systems thinking. Kjell studied business, philosophy and economics at University College London and Leiden University.
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Matthew Horvat Matthew Horvat
Instructor. Matthew Horvat is the founder of Lean Portland, and is the Expansion/Process Improvement Program Manager at Vancouver Clinic. He is a lifelong learner of customer-focused production system design in both projects and operations. His message is about the attitude of respect and the responsibility we have for one another, as well as the discipline of applying the scientific method to everyday concerns. He was academically trained in global management and industrial engineering, and holds numerous professional licenses, degrees, and certificates from state- and trade-sponsored associations.
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David Hall David Hall
Instructor. David Hall is an educator and organizational consultant who appreciates the opportunity to help others create better ways to live and work together. In addition to serving as an adjunct faculty member at Portland State University, David has worked as a consultant and sustainability advisor. He earned an M.S. in Industrial/Organizational Psychology, and a Ph.D. in Systems Science: Psychology from Portland State University.
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Meet Assistant Professor of Practice Maria Gilmour Meet Assistant Professor of Practice Maria Gilmour
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Meet Helen Gordon Director Mary Schumacher-Horner Meet Helen Gordon Director Mary Schumacher-Horner
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Meet Assistant Professor Alex "Xander" Davies Meet Assistant Professor Alex "Xander" Davies
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Meet ThinkCollege Inclusion Director Mary E. Morningstar Meet ThinkCollege Inclusion Director Mary E. Morningstar
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Meet Mindy Konczal Meet Mindy Konczal
Mondicia “Mindy” Konczal is the Employer Relations Lead at Advising & Career Services, connecting person, place, and thing for the betterment of our future.
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Heather LeFevre Heather LeFevre
Instructor. Heather LeFevre has held senior strategic roles at some of the world’s most creative companies, including Crispin Porter + Bogusky, StrawberryFrog, Tribal DDB, and Hyper Island. She has crafted brand worlds for Emirates, Bacardi, Philips, and Gucci. Heather holds a BA in English and an MS in Communications and Media Studies from the University of Texas.
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Isaac Weiss Isaac Weiss
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Julie Hackett, Academic Director, Master of Science in Finance Julie Hackett, Academic Director, Master of Science in Finance
Julie earned her B.S. in civil engineering from the University of Florida and her MBA in finance from Portland State University. She brings 20 years of private sector experience in financial services, technology, medical device manufacturing, and utilities working for start-ups and Fortune 500 companies.
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Brion Hurley Brion Hurley
Instructor. Brion Hurley is a Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt at Business Performance Improvement. Prior to BPI, he spent 18 years at Rockwell Collins as a Lean Six Sigma consultant. Brion has a BS in Statistics, a certificate in Sustainability, and an MS in Quality Management from the University of Iowa. He volunteers with Lean Portland as the community consultant lead, managing and leading nonprofit improvement projects.
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Rob Ribera Rob Ribera
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Nancy Hiss Nancy Hiss
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Maria Simon Maria Simon
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Leif Halverson Leif Halverson
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Ian Harris Ian Harris
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Sirisha Kothuri Sirisha Kothuri
Dr. Sirisha M. Kothuri is a Senior Research Associate in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Portland State University. Dr. Kothuri received her BSCE from Osmania University (India), her MSCE from Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge), and her Ph.D. in civil engineering from Portland State University.
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Mitchell Sayre Mitchell Sayre
Instructor. Mitchell Sayre serves as business development and implementation manager at OIA Global, where he creates material sourcing and supply chain solutions for major footwear brands. His previous roles included working in business development and marketing roles for PACCESS, Pony Leather, and CEVA Logistics. Mitchell earned a BS in Business from the University of Oregon.
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Carolyn Niehaus Carolyn Niehaus
Instructor. Carolyn Niehaus works as a senior leadership and organizational development consultant with MetaSkills Consulting Group Inc. Previously, she worked with Leverage Networks on the publication of the electronic periodical The New Systems Thinker. Carolyn holds a BA in English Literature from the University of Rochester and an MBA from Portland State University.
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Mary Ann Triska Mary Ann Triska
Ms. Triska currently teaches core undergraduate course in Structural Engineering. She holds an M.S degree in Structural Engineering from Oregon State University and a B.S. degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Portland.  Ms. Triska is a licensed professional engineer (PE) in Oregon and Washington.
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Pam Minty Pam Minty
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Patrick Terry Patrick Terry
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Sara Mesing Sara Mesing
Instructor. Sara Mesing is the Senior Experience Designer for Cambia Health Solutions. She has delivered over 30+ human-centered design projects across social impact, healthcare, higher education, corporate, and government sectors. Prior to Cambia, Sara worked as the Systems Lead at XPLANE. Sara holds a BA in English Literature and French Studies and an MBA from Case Western Reserve University.
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David Denny David Denny
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Amie Thurber Amie Thurber
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Corissa Saint Laurent Corissa Saint Laurent
Instructor. Corissa Saint Laurent has owned and operated two small businesses and led regional development for Constant Contact. She speaks nationally for Google’s Get Your Business Online program. Corissa’s passion is helping people and companies grow, transform, and be the best versions of themselves. She earned a BA in Environmental Analysis and Design from the University of California, Irvine.
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Lori Emerick Lori Emerick
Instructor. Lori Emerick, principal of the Aspen Group, brings more than 20 years of organizational and leadership development expertise to her teaching work, including experience at Intel, Nike, and Kaiser Permanente. Lori’s roles have spanned human resources, leadership, diversity and inclusion, team facilitation, and process excellence. Lori earned an MBA in Human Resource Management from Seattle Pacific University.
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Jing Lu Jing Lu
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Khalil Zonoozy, ABD/Ph.D. Khalil Zonoozy, ABD/Ph.D.
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Lisa Schauer Lisa Schauer
Instructor. Lisa Schauer, president of PointNorth, has worked in government, private industry, and not-for-profit organizations. She was the Chief Operating Officer and Senior Vice President for Mackay Sposito. Lisa holds a BA in Political Science, a BA in Public Relations from Gonzaga University, and an MA in Organizational Leadership from George Washington University. Lisa holds HBDI and CPSM certifications.
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Shannon Kaylee Wolcott Mosley Shannon Kaylee Wolcott Mosley
Instructor. Shannon Wolcott Mosley grew up in a cider-making family, home-brewed cider, and went through PSU Center for Executive and Professional Education’s Business of Craft Brewing Certificate courses before starting ^5 (“Hi Five”) Cider. Shannon is also a distiller for McMenamins’ Edgefield.
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Denise Westby Denise Westby
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Julia Banzi Julia Banzi
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Pat Vandehey Pat Vandehey
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Nicholas Ross Nicholas Ross
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John Nastos John Nastos
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Kerry Politzer Kerry Politzer
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Dan Partridge Dan Partridge
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Meet Professor Yu Xiao Meet Professor Yu Xiao
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Professor David Banis Professor David Banis
David Banis manages the Center for Spatial Analysis and Research in the Department of Geography.
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Professor Heejun Chang Professor Heejun Chang
Professor Chang, chair of the Department of Geography, concentrates his research on hydrology, water resources and management, and land use change.
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Professor Hunter Shobe Professor Hunter Shobe
Professor Shobe 's research examines cultural geography, urban landscapes, place-based branding/marketing, and geographies of graffiti and murals.
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Professor Melissa Lucash Professor Melissa Lucash
Research Professor Melissa Lucash studies forest ecology, climate change, biogeochemistry, and landscape modeling.
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Professor Paul Loikith Professor Paul Loikith
Professor Loikith's focuses are on regional climate and climate change, climate and weather extremes, and climate model analysis.
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Professor Alida Cantor Professor Alida Cantor
Professor Cantor's research focuses on political ecology, water resources, legal geography, and environmental justice.
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Professor Idowu Ajibade Professor Idowu Ajibade
Professor Ajibade focuses on future cities, climate change adaptation, sustainability transitions, political ecology and transformation studies.
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Yoko Sakurauchi Yoko Sakurauchi
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Celine Fitzmaurice Celine Fitzmaurice
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Rob Bremmer Rob Bremmer
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Glorie Gary Glorie Gary
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Kimberly Mukobi Kimberly Mukobi
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David Osborn David Osborn
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Denise Grant Denise Grant
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Lisa Cordova Lisa Cordova
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Monica Parmley Monica Parmley
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Matt Sedor Matt Sedor
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David Richards David Richards
Instructor. David Richards has served as a leadership and executive development professional at Intel for the past 12 years, and he previously worked at Nike. He has created and directed successful executive and leadership development programs. He earned his BA in Business Administration from Weber State University and holds leadership coaching and Hogan assessment certifications.
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Rachel Shafran Rachel Shafran
Instructor. Rachel Shafran is a business consultant, coach, and facilitator with experience in leadership development, change strategy, and organization effectiveness. She is currently a global leadership and learning manager at Intel Corporation. Previously, she worked at Nike, AT&T, and Johnson & Johnson. Rachel holds an EdD in Organizational Leadership from Pepperdine University and a certificate in Leadership Coaching from Georgetown University.
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Janene Grace Janene Grace
Instructor. Janene Grace has worked at a large craft brewery and cidery and as a field investigator for the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau. She established Grace Regulatory Consultants to assist breweries, wineries, cideries and other alcohol producers with regulatory services. Janene earned a BS in Special Education and Teaching from Illinois State University and an MA in Women’s Studies from the University of Illinois.
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Carmen Hill Carmen Hill
Instructor. Carmen Hill has worked as a TV journalist, content strategist, copywriter and marketing director. As Content Director at Babcock & Jenkins, Carmen built an industry-leading content marketing practice, working with global clients including Adobe, Google and Xerox. Carmen holds a Bachelor of Journalism degree from the University of Texas at Austin and has completed advanced certification programs.
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Meet Professor Moriah McSharry McGrath Meet Professor Moriah McSharry McGrath
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Christy Leader, M.S. Christy Leader, M.S.
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 Ryan Lee, M.S. Ryan Lee, M.S.
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Curtis St. Denis, M.A. Curtis St. Denis, M.A.
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Greg Willeford, M.P.A. Greg Willeford, M.P.A.
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Meet Professor Ethan Seltzer Meet Professor Ethan Seltzer
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Meet Assistant Professor Amy Parker Meet Assistant Professor Amy Parker
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Meet Assistant Professor Javier F. Casado Pérez Meet Assistant Professor Javier F. Casado Pérez
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Meet Assistant Professor Torrey Kulow Meet Assistant Professor Torrey Kulow
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Meet Assistant Professor Molly Baustien Siuty Meet Assistant Professor Molly Baustien Siuty
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Matthew Chorpenning
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 Greg Stewart, M.S. Greg Stewart, M.S.
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Darrel Schenck, M.S. Darrel Schenck, M.S.
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Chris Owen, J.D. Chris Owen, J.D.
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Ronald Louie, M.A., M.PA. Ronald Louie, M.A., M.PA.
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Jason Jones, M.S. Jason Jones, M.S.
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Gregory Hunt, M.S. Gregory Hunt, M.S.
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Richard Goerling, M.B.A. Richard Goerling, M.B.A.
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Larry Bennett, M.B.A. Larry Bennett, M.B.A.
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Susanne Bahl, M.S. Susanne Bahl, M.S.
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Curt Sobolewski, Ph.D. Curt Sobolewski, Ph.D.
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Debra Lindberg, Ph.D. Debra Lindberg, Ph.D.
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Kathryn Wuschke, Ph.D. Kathryn Wuschke, Ph.D.
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Mauri Matsuda, Ph.D. Mauri Matsuda, Ph.D.
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Mark (Harmon) Leymon, Ph.D. Mark (Harmon) Leymon, Ph.D.
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 Ryan M. Labrecque, Ph.D. Ryan M. Labrecque, Ph.D.
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Kelsey Henderson, Ph.D. Kelsey Henderson, Ph.D.
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Christopher M. Campbell, Ph.D. Christopher M. Campbell, Ph.D.
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 Danielle McGurrin, Ph.D. Danielle McGurrin, Ph.D.
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Christopher Carey, Ph.D., J.D. Christopher Carey, Ph.D., J.D.
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Brian C. Renauer, Ph.D. Brian C. Renauer, Ph.D.
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Laura J. Hickman, Ph.D. Laura J. Hickman, Ph.D.
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Kris R. Henning, Ph.D. Kris R. Henning, Ph.D.
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Ho'esta Mo'e'hahne Ho'esta Mo'e'hahne
Ho'esta Mo'e'hahne, PhD | Indigenous Nations Studies, Scholar in Residence
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Jake Rudin Jake Rudin
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Michael Weingrad Michael Weingrad
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Mychel Estevez Mychel Estevez
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Johnnie Mazzocco Johnnie Mazzocco
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Dr. Nariyo Kono Dr. Nariyo Kono
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Albert R. Spencer Albert R. Spencer
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David Peterson del Mar David Peterson del Mar
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Beth Tarasawa Beth Tarasawa
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Óscar Fernández Óscar Fernández
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Annie Knepler Annie Knepler
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Michael Mooradian Lupro Michael Mooradian Lupro
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Sarah Wolf Newlands Sarah Wolf Newlands
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Christof Teuscher Christof Teuscher
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Mellie Pullman Mellie Pullman
Social Impact Supply Chains/ Food and Beverage Industry- Business for Society is Society's Business
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Diane Moug Diane Moug
Dr. Moug’s research uses advanced numerical techniques and soil constitutive models to study geotechnical behavior and develop engineering correlations for unique, problematic, or otherwise poorly characterized geotechnical materials.
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Roberta Hunte Roberta Hunte
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Mollie Janssen Mollie Janssen
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Adrienne Graf Adrienne Graf
Field Placement Development Specialist
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Susanne Klawetter Susanne Klawetter
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Jessica Rodriguez-JenKins Jessica Rodriguez-JenKins
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Christine Meadows Christine Meadows
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Rachel Hibbard Rachel Hibbard
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Heather Dodge Heather Dodge
Instructor. Heather Dodge has over 17 years of experience in employee benefits, working for Kindercare Education, Ecova, and Qorva. Her diverse industry experience spans transportation, healthcare, retail, mining, high-tech, energy, and education. She served as a board member of the Columbia Willamette Compensation Group. Heather earned a BS in Psychology from the University of Oregon and is earning (C(k)PF) certification.
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Alberto McKelligan-Hernandez Alberto McKelligan-Hernandez
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Stephen Lee Stephen Lee
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Co O'Neill Co O'Neill
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Elliott Gall Elliott Gall
Discovering new directions for improving indoor air quality
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Amy Lubitow Amy Lubitow
Supporting equity in transportation planning using data
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Assistant Professor of Environmental Science
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Assistant Professor of Environmental Biogeochemistry
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Meet Professor Emeritus David Ervin Meet Professor Emeritus David Ervin
Valuing the benefits of nature
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Jessica Ferrell Jessica Ferrell
Instructor. Jessica Ferrell has managed private events, small restaurant operations, and kitchen pop ups. She cut her teeth as a bartender in Chicago before moving to Maine to manage the beverage program at Salt Water Farm, where she sourced local beers, wines, spirits and coffee directly from makers. She received her BA in Sociology and Philosophy from Lake Forest College and her MBA from Portland State University.
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Assistant Professor of Environmental Management
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Neera Malhotra Neera Malhotra
University Studies Core-Faculty Instructor
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Shawn Duffy Shawn Duffy
Instructor. Shawn Duffy has worked in the business intelligence industry for over 18 years as a consultant with Fortune 500 companies. He currently serves as the chief information officer and business intelligence practice lead for Axian, Inc. Shawn earned a BS in Business Administration from Regis University and an MBA from Portland State University.
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Elizabeth Kunesh Elizabeth Kunesh
Instructor. Elizabeth Kunesh is a compensation consultant with over 20 years of experience working for companies in the public and private sectors, including Gillette, The Standard, the Port of Portland and OHSU. She has served on the boards of the Columbia Willamette Compensation Group and WorldatWork. Elizabeth earned a BA in Political Science and Sociology from UCLA and holds CCP, GRP, and SHRM certifications.
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Mandy Olund Mandy Olund
Instructor. Margaret (Mandy) Olund has developed and implemented diversity/equity/inclusion programs; resolved organizational issues through intervention; aligned strategies and designed innovative solutions to human resource issues; and built mutually beneficial relationships while working for Intel, PacifiCorp and the State of Oregon. Mandy holds an MBA and a PhD in Business Administration, as well as SPHR certification.
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Daniel Kim Daniel Kim
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COE Dean Dr. Marvin Lynn COE Dean Dr. Marvin Lynn
Dr. Lynn is an internationally recognized expert on race and education.
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M. Stephen Mahaffey M. Stephen Mahaffey
Instructor. M. Stephen Mahaffey has more than 30 years’ executive experience in supply chain, operations, and sales management with companies such as PermaCold Engineering and Johnstone Supply. He has “a collaborative [teaching] style that engages and energizes internal talent with external body of knowledge to deliver best practice advancements.” Stephen holds a BS in Business Management and an MBA from Marylhurst University.
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Alicia Garrison Alicia Garrison
Instructor. Alicia Garrison co-founded Northwest Food Solutions to help organizations plan and implement practical and sustainable solutions. She possesses more than 15 years of supply chain experience in operations and quality management roles, including working with Starbucks Coffee and TAZO. She earned a B.S. in Biology from the State University of New York.
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Scott DuHadway Scott DuHadway
Instructor. Scott DuHadway is Assistant Professor of Supply Chain Management for Portland State University, where he researches supplier relationships, conflict, fraud, and disruption due to intentional supplier behavior. His industry experience includes positions with RR Donnelley and Obelis. Scott earned a B.S. in Operations Management and Business Administration and a Ph.D. in Operations and Sourcing from Michigan State University.
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Teri Danielson Teri Danielson
Instructor. Teri Danielson works with clients to design, develop, and implement improvements to plant operations and food safety, launch products, and design custom solutions for a range of manufacturing environments. She has worked for Starbucks Coffee, Quest International, and Bridgeport Brewing. Teri holds a B.S. in Microbiology from Oregon State University and a Project Management certificate from Portland State University.
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Steve Brook Steve Brook
Instructor. Steve Brook founded Atainium, Inc., and is a natural facilitator who works to improve organization’s capabilities by integrating people, processes, and technology to deliver tangible results. He has worked with Nike, Linear, PGE, Mercy Corps, Kroger, Albertsons, Nautilus, US Bank, Salem Health, and Fiserv. Steve holds a BS in Industrial Technology an MBA from Lake Forest Graduate School of Management.
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Ed Warnock Ed Warnock
Instructor. Ed Warnock, MA, is a senior manager at the consulting firm Genesis Group. He has more than 20 years of experience in consulting and business management. His expertise includes operations strategy, large-scale re-engineering, IT compliance and adoption planning, performance management, leadership training, and all aspects of transition management. He is a past president of the ASTD-Cascadia Chapter and teaches in the Oregon Executive MBA program. Mr. Warnock holds a BS in aerospace engineering and received his master’s degree in whole systems design/organizational systems renewal from Antioch University in Seattle, Washington.
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Tom Parker Tom Parker
Instructor. Tom Parker, principal of Glacier Group Training, has more than 20 years of experience in consulting and project management, implementing enterprise applications and technology solutions for Nike, the Greenbrier Companies, and Deloitte Consulting. Tom is a certified Project Management Professional and a certified SAFe program consultant. He holds a BS in Finance from Indiana University.
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Elaine Lees Elaine Lees
Instructor. Elaine Lees helps companies select, develop and retain key employees. She is the principal of Elaine Lees Consulting and works as the Vice President of Organizational Development and Talent for DWFritz Automation. Elaine holds a BA in Urban Affairs from Virginia Tech and an MBA from the University of Houston. She holds SPHR, Lominger, Hogan Assessments, and Human Capital Institute certifications.
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Kyle Abraham Kyle Abraham
Instructor. Employment attorney Kyle Abraham works with organizations to develop effective workplace policies and provide proactive counsel. A partner with Barran Liebman, Kyle has successfully represented clients before U.S. circuit and district courts, state courts, and state and federal agencies. Kyle earned a BA in Economics and Philosophy from the College of Wooster, an MBA and JD from Willamette University, and PHR and SHRM-CP certifications.
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Marty Ochs Marty Ochs
Instructor. Founder of E3 Craft Strategies, Marty Ochs has worked in multiple marketing management roles with small and large breweries, including serving as president of sales for Brew Pipeline, Inc., and as vice president of sales for Ninkasi Brewing. Marty earned a BA in Advertising and Broadcast Journalism Management from Arizona State University.
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Michael Dimond Michael Dimond
Instructor. Michael Dimond spent more than 25 years managing results for companies ranging from Fortune 500 to entrepreneurial startups, including HSBC and RR Donnelley. Michael earned a BS in Business Administration, with concentration in finance and accounting, and his MS in Financial Analysis at Portland State University.
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Anne Ely Kenlon Anne Ely Kenlon
Instructor. Anne Ely Kenlon is a senior-level writer and communications manager with 35 years of experience across a broad variety of business disciplines. As a seasoned strategist and counsel to senior leaders at three Fortune 500 companies, she has written executive speeches, video scripts, opinion columns, and media pitches. Her main focus has been on employee communications and translating complex technical and financial information into understandable terms. She recently relocated to Portland from Corning, N.Y., where she managed the employee global news program for Corning Incorporated and maintained a reader satisfaction rate of more than 95%. She holds bachelor's degrees in English and journalism from Clarke University in Dubuque, Iowa and a master's degree in Management and Administrative Science from the University of Texas - Dallas.
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Janet Johnson Janet Johnson
Instructor. Janet Johnson is president of O’Johnson Partners, providing interim marketing leadership and digital marketing services for B2B and B2C businesses. She has held key marketing leadership positions with top technology companies including Apple, Enron Broadband Systems, Puppet, Now Software, and Merant. Janet has a BS in Psychology and Political Science from Western Washington University.
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Martin E. Adams Martin E. Adams
Martin is an archaeoentomologist -- a specialty within zooarchaeology that focuses on the remains of insects and other arthropods from archaeological sites.
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Elena Avilés Elena Avilés
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Dora M. Raymaker Dora M. Raymaker
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Miriam Miranda-Diaz Miriam Miranda-Diaz
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Breanna Jo McArdle Breanna Jo McArdle
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Amisha Bhattarai Amisha Bhattarai
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Jim Carlton Jim Carlton
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Leigh Grover Leigh Grover
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Christa Myers Christa Myers
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Debi Elliott
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Marin Henderson-Posther Marin Henderson-Posther
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Stephanie Teters Stephanie Teters
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Jared I. Best Jared I. Best
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Nicole Aue Nicole Aue
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Anna Rockhill
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Bridget Murphy Bridget Murphy
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Rachel Crist Rachel Crist
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Lindsay Merritt Lindsay Merritt
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Ana Hristić Ana Hristić
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Amy Weakland Amy Weakland
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Ryan Melton Ph.D Ryan Melton Ph.D
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Katie Winters, M.A. Katie Winters, M.A.
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Mary Bryant Mary Bryant
Senior Research Assistant
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Baihetiyaer Tuerxun Ph.D. Baihetiyaer Tuerxun Ph.D.
Dr. Baihetiyaer Tuerxun is retired professor from Xinjiang University, China who know resides in Portland, Oregon. He holds a courtesy appointment with Department of History at Portland State University. His research interests include the history of Central Asia and Ethnology, particularly of Xinjiang, China.
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Lisa Young Lisa Young
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Ned Vaivoda Ned Vaivoda
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Carrie Strickland Carrie Strickland
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Karl Souders Karl Souders
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Taryn Mudge Taryn Mudge
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Scott Mooney Scott Mooney
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Antoinette Lettiere Antoinette Lettiere
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Chris Kline Chris Kline
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Dr. Malcolm Lea Dr. Malcolm Lea
The Biology Department is sad to announce that Dr. Malcolm Lea, Biology Professor Emeritus, has passed away.
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Thomas Hubka Thomas Hubka
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Lucas Gray Lucas Gray
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Steven Ewoldt Steven Ewoldt
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Cary Dasenbrock Cary Dasenbrock
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John Cooney John Cooney
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Yoonhee Choi Yoonhee Choi
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Chris Chatto Chris Chatto
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Rebecca Bompiani Rebecca Bompiani
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Jonathan Bolch Jonathan Bolch
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Julia Mollner Julia Mollner
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Beth Green Beth Green
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Tomas Cotik Tomas Cotik
Assistant Professor of Violin
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Kateryna Malaia Kateryna Malaia
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Nicholas Papaefthimiou Nicholas Papaefthimiou
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Liz Kohl Liz Kohl
Yoga for Musicians Instructor
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Joe Manis Joe Manis
Adjunct Jazz Saxophone and Combo Instructor
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Chuck Dillard Chuck Dillard
Collaborative Piano Area Coordinator
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Mathew Uretsky Mathew Uretsky
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Jill Hoffman Jill Hoffman
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Aaron Whelton Aaron Whelton
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Barbara Sestak Barbara Sestak
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Jeff Schnabel Jeff Schnabel
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Juan Heredia Juan Heredia
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M. Michelle Illuminato M. Michelle Illuminato
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Travis Bell Travis Bell
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L. Rudolph Barton L. Rudolph Barton
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Anna Goodman Anna Goodman
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Andrew Santa Lucia Andrew Santa Lucia
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Jungmin Kwon Jungmin Kwon
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Stephanie A. Bryson Stephanie A. Bryson
Associate Professor & BSW Program Director
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Prof. Kathi Inman Berens Prof. Kathi Inman Berens
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Prof. Susan Kirtley Prof. Susan Kirtley
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Caitlin is a Career Counselor in Advising & Career Services.
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Jennifer Ruth Jennifer Ruth
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Harry Baechtel Harry Baechtel
Classical Voice Professor
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Ralph Pugay Ralph Pugay
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Maseeh Professor charts a course for a post-silicon world.
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Jennifer Blakeslee Jennifer Blakeslee
Research Assistant Professor
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Bruno Jedynak: Building Connections in Mathematical Research Bruno Jedynak: Building Connections in Mathematical Research
"Mathematicians can now have a strong impact on medical sciences. It is the best of all times with torrents of medical data becoming available," says Dr. Bruno Jedynak. As one of the professors hired under the Massiah Foundation’s gift, Dr. Jedynak brings 12 years of research experience at Johns Hopkins University to the Fariborz Maseeh Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Portland State University.
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Tammi Wheeler Tammi Wheeler
Instructor. Tammi Wheeler is the founder and principal of PeopleSense, LLC, and specializes in leadership coaching and employee talent development. Previously she worked in senior leadership positions for Intel, Nike, and Stimson Lumber, leading large global teams of HR professionals. Tammi earned a BS in Biblical Education from Multnomah University and an MA in Systems Design/Organizational Development from Antioch University. She is an ICF-certified coach and has Myers-Briggs, Hogan, DISC Facet Five, DDI, and Achieve Global certifications.
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Chris Dennis Chris Dennis
Instructor. Christopher Dennis’ work in product and process development, problem-solving, and project management spans utilities, music publishing, food manufacturing, and electronics industries. His perspective on innovation was developed during six years on staff at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Chris earned a BS in Physics from the University of Rochester and an MSEE from Northeastern University.
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Jordan Delapoer Jordan Delapoer
Instructor. Jordan has over a decade of experience in managing client relationships and leading strategy for regional, national and global brands across multiple industries. Formerly with Wieden+Kennedy, he has crafted strategy for Target, EA Sports, Brooks Sports, Columbia Sportswear, CLIF Bar, Dick's Sporting Goods, and Peet's Coffee, among many others. He currently oversees all of North’s strategic output as it relates to business goals and strategies, audience analysis, brand positioning, and channel strategies.
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Mitch Menendez Mitch Menendez
Instructor. Mitch Menendez serves as the Senior Director, Global Apparel Leader for Men’s Athletic Training at Nike. His team works to strategize, line plan, design, and commercialize, and bring to market a global apparel line. Mitch’s experience at Nike has spanned sales, retail merchandising, operations, and product creation. He holds a BS in Business and Marketing from the University of Florida.
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Jennifer Nolfi Jennifer Nolfi
Instructor. Jennifer Nolfi serves as the Director of PSU’s Athletic and Outdoor and Retail Leadership programs. Previously, Jennifer served as the Director for Partnership Development at Looptworks and worked for the Portland Development Commission. Jennifer earned a BA in Political Science from Lewis and Clark College and a Project Management Certificate from PSU’s Center for Executive and Professional Education.
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Nate Young Nate Young
Instructor. Nate Young has served as the marketing coordinator for Brightworks, a small environmental consulting agency, and as the sustainability manager for Hopworks, a regional brewpub in Portland, Oregon. Nate also works as an elementary teacher and as a consultant for a variety of craft breweries. He holds a BS in Education from Northern Arizona University and an MBA from Portland State University.
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Mellie Pullman Mellie Pullman
Instructor. Madeleine (Mellie) Pullman is an associate professor of operations management in the PSU School of Business. She earned her PhD at the University of Utah in 1997. She has previously taught in the Graduate and Executive programs at Cornell University, London Business School, Southern Methodist University, CSU, CU, and University of Utah. Prior to academia, Mellie worked at Pyramid Brewing Co. (Kalama, WA), was the brewmaster at Hops Brewpub (Phoenix, AZ) and brewmaster/co-owner of Wasatch Brewery (Park City, UT).
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Albrecht Enders Albrecht Enders
Instructor. Albrecht Enders serves as principal of endersgroup. He possesses 25 years' experience in innovation leadership, including work at Siemens and A-dec. Today, Albrecht teaches and consults with organizations that seek to innovate and grow their market share. Albrecht teaches at Portland State University and the University for Economics and the Environment. He has an MS in Mechanical Engineering from Fachhochschule Darmstadt.
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Dave Garten Dave Garten
Instructor. Dave Garten teaches business strategy, acquisitions, and negotiation for Portland State University. He has extensive experience in strategy development, management, marketing, product development, and finance. Dave is the former CEO and board chair for SeQuential. Previously, he worked as an Intel executive. He earned an MBA from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an MEng from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
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Gudrun Granholm Gudrun Granholm
Instructor. Gudrun Granholm is the founder of Box One, Inc. an organization devoted to financial communication for non-financial managers. She received her MBA from Stanford Business School and is a Certified Financial Planner (CFP®). Gudrun has worked with a variety of universities to design, develop and deliver financial curriculum for many nationally-recognized universities including Portland State University, University of Oregon, OHSU, University of California-San Diego, UC Santa Cruz, Southern Methodist University, and San Diego State University.
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Rick Howell Rick Howell
Instructor. Rick Howell is the principal of Howell Management Consulting, specializing in strategic planning and human resources. He has performed most human resource specialties for companies such as New Seasons Market, Longview Fibre and Packaging, Knowledge Learning Corporation, and Red Lion Hotels. Rick earned his BA and MBA from Washington State University. He holds SPHR, GPHR, CPC and SHRM-SCP credentials.
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Allison Brown Allison Brown
Instructor. Allison Brown has worked in senior roles in human resources, organizational development, and learning and development, including positions with Rite Aid, Columbia Sportswear, KOIN-TV, and DentaQuest. She specializes in change management, strategic human resources, coaching, leadership, and employee development. Allison earned her MPA from Portland State University and has current certifications through Prosci, HRCI, SHRM, and ATD.
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Jake Hollomon Jake Hollomon
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Leah Brookner Leah Brookner
Assistant Professor of Practice
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Beth Okantey Beth Okantey
Adjunct Instructor
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Arash Khosravifar Arash Khosravifar
Dr. Khosravifar’s research and work experience revolves around geotechnical earthquake engineering, soil liquefaction, geotechnical numerical and physical modeling, soil-structure interaction (SSI), probabilistic seismic hazard analysis and ground motions.
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Dr. Tracy J. Andrews Dr. Tracy J. Andrews
Dr. Andrews has worked collaboratively with Native American nations since 1980, with a focus on environmental and natural resource issues, health and healing, cultural dynamics and continuity, and gender. More recently she has also worked with regional Hispanic community organizations in central Washington state.
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Making transportation planning more inclusive and its outcomes more fair
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Todd Ferry Todd Ferry
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Celeste Seibel Celeste Seibel
Senior Research Associate I
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Mark Weinmeister Mark Weinmeister
Adjunct Instructor
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Katherine Kneupper Katherine Kneupper
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Janet Walker Janet Walker
Research Associate Professor
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Steve Brown Steve Brown
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Lori Gilbert Lori Gilbert
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Jea Alford Jea Alford
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Amy Steel Amy Steel
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Pam Minty Pam Minty
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Stephanie is an Academic & Career Advisor.
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Heather Noddings Heather Noddings
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Nishat Akhtar Nishat Akhtar
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BT Livermore BT Livermore
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Ethan Allen Smith Ethan Allen Smith
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Daniel Glendening Daniel Glendening
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Dr. Xia Zhang Dr. Xia Zhang
Xia Zhang is a cultural anthropologist and Chinese folklorist. She does research on globalization, urbanization, gender (esp. masculinity), development, new media, youth, migration, labor politics in China and East Asia.
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Molly Sherman Molly Sherman
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Jennifer Warner Jennifer Warner
Adjunct Instructor
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Thomas Bruketta Thomas Bruketta
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Justin Levinsohn Justin Levinsohn
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Dr. Miriam Abelson Dr. Miriam Abelson
Assistant Professor of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies. Ph.D., University of Oregon, 2014
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Meet Professor Roberto de Anda Meet Professor Roberto de Anda
Roberto de Anda is Professor and Director of the Chicano/Latino Studies Program and a member of the SGRN Executive Committee
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Meet Dr. Sally McWilliams Meet Dr. Sally McWilliams
Chair & Professor, Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies Department, SGRN Executive Committee member
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Clive Knights Clive Knights
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Rita Alves Rita Alves
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Staci is an Academic & Career Advisor.
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School Counseling Coordinator
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Michael Simmons Michael Simmons
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Thomas Schumacher Thomas Schumacher
Dr. Schumacher's research interests involve developing new sensing methodologies for non-destructive testing (NDT) and structural health monitoring (SHM) of civil infrastructure.
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Avinash Unnikrishnan Avinash Unnikrishnan
Dr. Unnikrishnan is interested in enhancing system sustainability and efficiency by developing novel traffic and freight network equilibrium models.
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Hillary Hyde Hillary Hyde
Assistant Professor of Practice
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Sean Fredenburg Sean Fredenburg
Classical Saxophone Instructor
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Damian Erskine Damian Erskine
Jazz Bass Instructor
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Dave Bamonte Dave Bamonte
Brass Area Coordinator, Trumpet Professor
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Annette Dietz Annette Dietz
Dr. Dietz is interested in water resources, sustainability, international development, and multi-disciplinary approaches to problem solving.
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Michele Morales Michele Morales
Ashland Site Coordinator, MSW Distance Option
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Susanne Tringali Susanne Tringali
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Una Kim Una Kim
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Susan Stutz Susan Stutz
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Yvonne Perez Emerson Yvonne Perez Emerson
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Nicole Penoncello Nicole Penoncello
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Anna Gray Anna Gray
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Junghee Lee Junghee Lee
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Lisa Jarrett Lisa Jarrett
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Burke Jam Burke Jam
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George Armantrout George Armantrout
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Julie Perini Julie Perini
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Anne McClanan Anne McClanan
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Eleanor Erskine Eleanor Erskine
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Mandee Schroer Mandee Schroer
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Thom Bray Thom Bray
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Philip Cuomo Philip Cuomo
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Michael O'Connell Michael O'Connell
Voice, Acting
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Lorraine Bahr Lorraine Bahr
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J. Bills J. Bills
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Courtney Hermann Courtney Hermann
Film Production
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Tia Factor Tia Factor
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Richard Wattenberg Richard Wattenberg
Theater History, Production
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Kristin Hole Kristin Hole
Film Studies
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Karin Magaldi Karin Magaldi
Associate Director of School and Head of Theater, Writing, Directing
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Dustin Morrow Dustin Morrow
Film Production
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Devon Allen Devon Allen
Acting and Directing
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Briar Levit Briar Levit
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Nicolette Trahoulia Nicolette Trahoulia
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Elisabeth Charman Elisabeth Charman
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Film Studies
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Director of School Film
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Chemistry education research focusing on the development and evaluation of educational assessments and their use in measuring the effectiveness of pedagogical practice
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Assistant Professor at Department of Communication focusing on Communication & Technology and Interpersonal Communication.
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How can Latinas find equal opportunities in STEM fields?
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Marc Rodriguez is Associate Professor of History and Managing Editor of the Pacific Historical Review at Portland State University. His present research interests include historical memory and the establishment of immigration/migration museums in the west.
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Senior Research Associate and Faculty at the Institute on Aging
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LSAMP Program Director - Biology
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Tim Anderson assumed the role of chair of PSU's Engineering and Technology Management department in fall 2014.
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Mathematics is a creative act that is as beautiful and engaging as any of the fine arts and as useful as any of the physical sciences. Too often students and teachers experience mathematics as a dormant list of procedures, definitions, theorems, and proofs. Mathematics professor Sean Larsen is a mathematics educator focused on bringing mathematics to life for undergraduate students and mathematics teachers at all levels.
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Jay Gopalakrishnan: Simulate right - Use mathematics Jay Gopalakrishnan: Simulate right - Use mathematics
The success of scientific computation in recent decades in the design and prediction of complex engineering and biological systems has elevated it into a scientific methodology distinct from the traditional theoretical and experimental methodologies. Dr. Gopalakrishnan argues that the key to this success has been numerical algorithms founded on sound mathematical principles. This opinion shapes his research attitudes.
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Mercer, who is 59 and a Portland native, has been a fixture on campus since the mid-70s, when he began his bachelor’s degree in history. Later, he earned a master’s in English and has worked in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences since 1992.
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Greg Baty is a Research Technician at the Center for Electron Microscopy and Nanofabrication. He conducts new user training and provides contract analytical services on the following instruments: FEI Sirion XL30 SEM, Zeiss Sigma VP SEM, FEI Phenom SEM, KJ Lesker Axis PVD, EDS, WDX and EBSD. He spent over 10 years as an industrial process engineer in the high tech industry. Greg's expertise includes lithography, chemical etching and industrial automation.
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She has investigated how product planners can assess early stage business opportunities, when little is known about future technologies and markets.
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Meet Professor William J. Comer Meet Professor William J. Comer
Opening doors to students gaining professional proficiency.
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Professor Andres Holz Professor Andres Holz
Holz runs the Global Environmental Change Lab with interests in forest dynamics, disturbance ecology, and climate-fire-human relationships.
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Professor Martin Swobodzinski Professor Martin Swobodzinski
Swobodzinski's research examines the intricate ways in which individual decision making is mediated through spatial technologies.
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Fearless Innovator
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Fearless Imagination
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Dr. Zhiqiang (Tony) Chen Dr. Zhiqiang (Tony) Chen
Tony joined CEMN as the facility manager in September 2009, after working as a research scientist at Monsanto Company for two years. Dr. Chen received his Ph.D. in materials science from the University of Birmingham. He spent five years at the University of California, Santa Barbara and Brookhaven National Laboratory doing postdoctoral research. Following this, he worked as the chief scientist at the University of Louisville, in charge of TEM, SEM, XPS and XRD facilities and analytical services. Tony’s research interests are focused on microstructural characterization using electron microscopy in materials science, nanoscience and technology.
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Dr. Jun Jiao Dr. Jun Jiao
Dr. Jun Jiao holds an M.S. in Physics and a Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering from the University of Arizona and is currently a professor of physics and electrical and computer engineering. She is also the director of the Center for Electron Microscopy and Nanofabrication at Portland State University. Dr. Jiao's principal research interests concern nanoscale materials and the application of analytical techniques of electron microscopy.
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Dr. Steve Reichow Dr. Steve Reichow
Biochemistry and structural biology of membrane protein complexes using electron cryo-microscopy (cryoEM)
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Field Specialist
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Professor Turner teaches survey courses in ancient history, seminars on the Roman Republic and Empire, as well as topics courses on Roman imperialism and geography in the ancient Mediterranean. He also regularly teaches a course on the global history of warfare.
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Dr. Melanie Chang Dr. Melanie Chang
Dr. Chang specializes in physical anthropology, behavioral genetics, and evolutionary biology.
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Equity and social justice through practice/practitioner-based educational research
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Meet Professor Michele R. Gamburd Meet Professor Michele R. Gamburd
Dr. Michele Gamburd is Professor and Chair of Anthropology.
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Meet Professor Holly Lawson Meet Professor Holly Lawson
Meet a professor whose specialty is working with vision impaired learners.
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Assistant Professor
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Linda H. Mantel, Ph.D. Linda H. Mantel, Ph.D.
Associate Research Professor; Judge Coordinator, Intel NWSE; Special Advisor, PNW LSAMP
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Marisa A. Zapata Assistant Professor of Land-use Planning Understanding how people collaborate for equitable land-use change Ph.D., Regional Planning, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign M.U.P., Urban Planning University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign B.A., Anthropology, Rice University
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Inspiring action for a better world.
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Inspiring action for a better world.
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Meet Professor Nila Friedberg Meet Professor Nila Friedberg
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Adjunct Instructor; MSW Writing Assistant
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How can we see the whole child both as a learner and a person in a culturally and linguistically diverse classroom?
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C. Jonah Eleweke – American Sign Language C. Jonah Eleweke – American Sign Language
With an international perspective on educational access, Dr. Eleweke is developing new programs and projects that enhance services for deaf and other people with disabilities.
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Meet Professor Christopher Pinkney Meet Professor Christopher Pinkney
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How can individuals with speech and language disabilities harness the power of technology?
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Professor in Curriculum and Instructor
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Ginny Garcia-Alexander joined the Sociology Department as part of the Social Determinants of health Initiative at PSU.
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Meet Professor Donna Shrier Meet Professor Donna Shrier
Professor Donna Shrier knows how to create engaging and relevant literacy practices.
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Meet Dr. Joel Lane Meet Dr. Joel Lane
How can counselors better respond to the ever-evolving needs of today’s young adults? Meet Dr. Joel Lane who is researching the psychological impact of life transitions in emerging adulthood.
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Alma M. O. Trinidad Alma M. O. Trinidad
Change Agent - Transforming communities, one student at a time
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Charla Mathwick Charla Mathwick
Start-Up Endeavors - Taking ideas beyond the classroom
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Mark Berrettini Mark Berrettini
Critical Eye - Perceiving the many facets of film
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Sandra Freels Sandra Freels
Emerita Faculty - Giving students a global edge
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Susan Chan Susan Chan
Grand Piano - Taking music to the people
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Ken Stedman Ken Stedman
Virus Hunter - Finding clues to life in the strangest places
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Fair Housing - Understanding history, culture, and policy
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Meet Professor Kenny Bagley Meet Professor Kenny Bagley
Assistant Professor of Communication
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Meet Professor Cynthia-Lou Coleman Meet Professor Cynthia-Lou Coleman
Professor of Communication
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Meet Professor Lauren Frank Meet Professor Lauren Frank
Assistant Professor of Communication
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Associate Professor of Communication
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Meet Professor J. David Kennamer Meet Professor J. David Kennamer
Assistant Professor of Communication
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Professor of Communication
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Meet Professor Jeffrey D. Robinson Meet Professor Jeffrey D. Robinson
Professor of Communication and Department Chair
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Meet Professor Tanya Romaniuk Meet Professor Tanya Romaniuk
Assistant Professor of Communication
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Meet Professor Lee Shaker Meet Professor Lee Shaker
Assistant Professor of Communication
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Meet Instructor Gisele Tierney Meet Instructor Gisele Tierney
Senior Instructor of Communication
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Susie Barrios Susie Barrios
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Past Commencement Speaker: Richard Tapia Past Commencement Speaker: Richard Tapia
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Dr. Theresa McCormick Dr. Theresa McCormick
Ligand design and metal complexes for solar energy conversion and chiral recognition
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George Colligan George Colligan
Jazz Area Coordinator
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Miranda Mosier Miranda Mosier
Assistant Professor of Practice
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Thom Hines, Interaction Designer and Teacher Thom Hines, Interaction Designer and Teacher
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Amy Borden Amy Borden
Professor and Early Film Scholar
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Evan Kristof Evan Kristof
Evan Kristof's academic interests include statics, mechanics of materials, materials testing, structural analysis, reinforced concrete design, and steel design.
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Christina Nicolaidis Christina Nicolaidis
Professor and Senior Scholar in Social Determinants of Health
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Meet Professor Liming Wang Meet Professor Liming Wang
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Marcia Klotz. Advisory Board Member of the Holocaust and Genocide Studies Project Marcia Klotz. Advisory Board Member of the Holocaust and Genocide Studies Project
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Karen Moorhead Karen Moorhead
Assistant Professor of Practice
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Greg Goekjian. Advisory Board Member of the Holocaust and Genocide Studies Project Greg Goekjian. Advisory Board Member of the Holocaust and Genocide Studies Project
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Professor Martin Lafrenz Professor Martin Lafrenz
Lafrenz studies fluvial geomorphology and soils, urban stream phenomena, human land use on critical zone processes, and mobile GIS.
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Meet researcher David Percy Meet researcher David Percy
PSU's Geospatial Data Manager
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Meet Dr. Rick Hugo Meet Dr. Rick Hugo
Advancing Science Education
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Meet Professor Martin J. Streck Meet Professor Martin J. Streck
Researching the science of magma
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Meet Professor Alex Ruzicka Meet Professor Alex Ruzicka
Director of the Cascadia Meteorite Laboratory
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PSU alum trains the next generation of geologists
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Meet Professor Kenneth M. Cruikshank
Studying PNW Earthquakes
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Meet Professor Scott Burns Meet Professor Scott Burns
Researching the origins of landslides
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Meet Professor Angela Strecker Meet Professor Angela Strecker
Understanding effects of anthropogenic stressors on freshwater ecosystems
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Meet Professor John Rueter Meet Professor John Rueter
Professor of Environmental Science
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Meet Professor Yangdong Pan Meet Professor Yangdong Pan
Freshwater science and conservation
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Meet Professor Joe Maser Meet Professor Joe Maser
Preserving our wetlands
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Meet Professor Elise Granek Meet Professor Elise Granek
Preserving marine biodiversity
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Making sustainability education available for all students
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Meet Professor Emeritus Marion Dresner Meet Professor Emeritus Marion Dresner
Encouraging citizen participation in environmental science.
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Meet Professor Bill Fish Meet Professor Bill Fish
Heavy metal clean-up
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Biological invasion warrior
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Professor of Environmental Science
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Eugene Site Coordinator, MSW Distance Option; Instructor
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Organotransition metal chemistry, catalysis, and development of new chemical reactivity for organic synthesis
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Scholar in Residence at the Portland Center for Public Humanities
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Talya Bauer Talya Bauer
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Ron Tammen Ron Tammen
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Harrell Fletcher Harrell Fletcher
Social Canvas - Engaging a community through art
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Randy Bluffstone Randy Bluffstone
Village Provisions - Cultivating rural livelihoods around the world
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Sridevi Nair. Faculty Lunch and Lecture Series at the Portland Center for Public Humanities Sridevi Nair. Faculty Lunch and Lecture Series at the Portland Center for Public Humanities
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Dr. Laura Robson is Associate Professor of History
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Sarah Geenen Sarah Geenen
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What practices support professionals in identifying and teaching students who have skill deficits versus those with performance deficits? Tiffany Jones explores these questions with students in her instructional methods courses at PSU.
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Wentai Luo Wentai Luo
Dr. Luo’s research focuses on physical and analytical chemistry of organic compounds in water and atmosphere.
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Instructor. Sarah Stebbins has over 20 years of experience that includes developing and delivering professional training programs, and organizational consulting. Her clients include Fortune 500 companies, the federal government, universities, and diverse nonprofit organizations. Sarah has a PhD in Organizational Development from Oregon State University. She also holds certifications in Prosci Change Management and Fierce Conversations.
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Kent Lewis Kent Lewis
Instructor. Kent Lewis founded Anvil Media, Inc., a digital marketing agency specializing in search engine and social media marketing for Fortune 2000 companies. He also co-founded career community pdxMindShare; eROI; and SEMpdx, a Portland-area SEM professional trade association. Kent holds a BA in Business Administration with a concentration in marketing from Western Washington University.
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Judy Clark Judy Clark
Instructor. Judy Clark is the president and founder of HR Answers Inc. and has more than 30 years of experience in human resources. Judy has worked with organizations of all sizes across many industries, giving her a broad perspective to bring to the classroom. Judy attended Portland State University and the University of Washington. She is SPHR and CPC certified.
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Instructor. Ron Sarazin, president of Olympic Performance, Inc., specializes in project management, business analysis, visual management, customer service, and strategic planning training and consulting. He has worked for PACCAR, Portland General Electric, and Mutual Health Systems. Ron earned a BS in Industrial Engineering at Oregon State University and completed specialized training at the University of Idaho and Stanford University.
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Professor Emerita Barbara Brower Professor Emerita Barbara Brower
Brower investigates cultural ecology, mountain geography, Nepal, wildland resource conservation and policy, and the environmental movement.
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Desiree Pacheco Desiree Pacheco
Rules of the Game - Changing "business as usual"
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Kelly Clifton Kelly Clifton
Travel Choices - Rethinking transportation choices for healthy communities
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Ron Tammen Ron Tammen
Power Shift - Interpreting China's rise
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Talya Bauer Talya Bauer
Hire Education - Training and retaining new employees
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Dannelle Stevens Dannelle Stevens
Reflection Matters - Journaling for ideas and insights
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Meet Professor Deborah Peterson, an innovative educational leader with extensive school administrative experience Meet Professor Deborah Peterson, an innovative educational leader with extensive school administrative experience
How can schools raise academic achievement in a time of reduced funding?
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Professor Geoffrey Duh Professor Geoffrey Duh
Duh's research develops geocomputational theory and techniques to integrate GIS and remote sensing technologies in spatial decision-making.
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Renjeng Su Renjeng Su
As the dean of the Maseeh College of Engineering & Computer Science, Renjeng sees a direct connection between learning and diversity in the classroom. In his experience, a college campus is like any other ecosystem, and diversity is necessary to sustain that environment. “Students learn from the entire ecosystem of learning,” he said.
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Meet Professor Olivia Murray Meet Professor Olivia Murray
How can educators counteract heterosexism in schools that reinforce gender norms and impart heteronormative values?
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Nicole Miller Rigelman, Ed.D. Nicole Miller Rigelman, Ed.D.
Associate Professor of Mathematics Education, Graduate School of Education
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Meet Professor Masami Nishishiba Meet Professor Masami Nishishiba
Associate Professor of Public Administration
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Meet Paul Aragon Meet Paul Aragon
Paul Aragon is an expert on business ethics and real estate law
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Reclaiming Sustainability: Vivek Shandas Reclaiming Sustainability: Vivek Shandas
Collectively addressing big problems to find equitable solutions
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Ed Zaron Ed Zaron
Dr. Zaron's current research interests include ocean forecasting, ocean tides, and laboratory-scale models of atmospheric and oceanic flows.
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Trevor Smith Trevor Smith
Dr. Smith's research has focused on providing geotechnical engineers improved input for computer modeling of design problems.
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Franz Rad Franz Rad
Dr. Rad's research projects include conducting a survey of the seismic hazards for about 50,000 non-residential buildings in Portland, Oregon, and developing earthquake damage and loss estimation models for buildings.
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Bill Fish Bill Fish
Dr. Fish's research centers on the transformation and transport of heavy metals and other contaminants in soil, surface water, sediment, and groundwater systems.
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Kelly Clifton Kelly Clifton
Dr. Clifton conducts research and teaches courses in various aspects of transportation planning and policy, including: travel behavior, land use and transportation, physical activity and health, and non-motorized modes.
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Christine Cress Christine Cress
Classroom Community - Grasping opportunities for life-long learning
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Vivek Shandas Vivek Shandas
City Solutions - Transforming urban spaces and natural places
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Sergio Palleroni Sergio Palleroni
Public Works - Greening schools and housing
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Christopher Berger Christopher Berger
Dr. Berger has been involved in the development of water quality models for Lake Whatcom, Washington; Tualatin River, Oregon; Columbia Slough, Oregon; Willamette River, Oregon; Pend Oreille River, Idaho; Spokane River, Washington; and Wahiawa Reservoir, Hawaii.
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Ask Professor Sheldon Loman Ask Professor Sheldon Loman
How do we create schools that effectively support all learners in general education environments?
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Ask Professor Karen Haley Ask Professor Karen Haley
How can student affairs professionals understand student motivations, support student growth and development, and provide necessary support services in a learning environment?
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Meet Professor B. Lynn Coupland Meet Professor B. Lynn Coupland
Ms. Coupland knows how to differentiate a student's physical, mental or emotional special need from the challenge of learning the English language.
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Meet Professor Anita Bright Meet Professor Anita Bright
How do language and culture shape school experiences? Discuss your thoughts and experiences with Dr. Anita Bright, whose research explores these ideas in the context of public school education.
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Ask Professor Randall DePry Ask Professor Randall DePry
How do we support children and youth with challenging behavior in school and community settings?
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A TRIPLE alumna of the School of Social Work, (BSW, MSW, PhD).
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SSW Director of Student Affairs
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Assistant Professor of Japanese Literature
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Adjunct Assistant Professor
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Joseph Nicholas DeFilippis Joseph Nicholas DeFilippis
Adjunct Instructor
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Meet Professor Nathan McClintock Meet Professor Nathan McClintock
Examining urban political ecologies of food systems and social change
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Meet Professor Matthew Gebhardt Meet Professor Matthew Gebhardt
Matthew Gebhardt knows how urban housing is development
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Meet Professor Yiping Fang Meet Professor Yiping Fang
Bridging local and global planning practice.
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Michele Martinez Thompson Michele Martinez Thompson
Salem Site Coordinator, MSW Distance Option
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How can we build a scientifically literate population necessary to address the critical problems of our times?
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Ask Professor Susan Carlile Ask Professor Susan Carlile
Why is leadership development important to the success of all students in our schools?
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Dr. John J. Perona Dr. John J. Perona
Quantitative biology of the protein translation apparatus.
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Aslam Khalil Aslam Khalil
From Source to Sky - Tracking greenhouse gases
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Jian Wang Jian Wang
Beyond the Stacks - Thinking about the library in the life of the user
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Susan Lenski Susan Lenski
Reading Up - Boosting teen literacy
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Lis Charman Lis Charman
Signs of Success - Designing big for small business
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Melissa Appleyard Melissa Appleyard
Team Science - Merging disciplines to enhance innovation
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Laura Nissen Laura Nissen
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Adjunct Instructor
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Meet Yasmeen Hanoosh - Arabic Meet Yasmeen Hanoosh - Arabic
An award winning translator of Arabic short stories, Dr. Hanoosh's academic interests are as international...as they are diverse.
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Meet Professor Greg Schrock Meet Professor Greg Schrock
Exploring labor markets and opportunity.
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Lisa Hawash Lisa Hawash
Associate Professor of Practice & MSW Online Option Coordinator
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Meet Ben Alberts Meet Ben Alberts
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Meet Jodi Stiegemeyer Meet Jodi Stiegemeyer
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Kate Constable Kate Constable
Academic Advisor & Instructor
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Meet Martha Dyson Meet Martha Dyson
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Meet Scott Broussard Meet Scott Broussard
Scott, Psychology Adviser, helps students understand their degree requirements and plan for their future careers.
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Meet Marie Fiorillo Meet Marie Fiorillo
Academic Adviser
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Meet Jon Rousseau Meet Jon Rousseau
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Ask Professor Esperanza De La Vega Ask Professor Esperanza De La Vega
Want to know how linguistically and culturally diverse children and their families navigate the educational system in search of equity?
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Julie Prindle Julie Prindle
Adjunct Instructor
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Andrew Reed Andrew Reed
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Meet Greg Flores Meet Greg Flores
Greg is the Associate Director of Career Services for Advising & Career Services.
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Diane Yatchmenoff Diane Yatchmenoff
Research Professor
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Meet Mary Vance Meet Mary Vance
Mary, a Career Counselor for Advising & Career Services, helps students turn their passion for sustainability into a career.
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Meet Louise Paradis Meet Louise Paradis
Louise, a Career Counselor in Advising & Career Services, works with personality type dynamics and teaches a variety of career related workshops.
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Meet Anousha Sedighi - Persian Meet Anousha Sedighi - Persian
As the first scholar to publish on Persian as a heritage language, Dr. Sedighi is a linguist who understands the need to balance theory with practice.
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Field Specialist
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Duncan and Cindy Campbell Endowed Professor for Children, Youth, and Families
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Steve Bleiler Steve Bleiler
Game Theory - Calculating optimum strategies
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Anna-Louise Reysenbach Anna-Louise Reysenbach
Hot Pursuit - Searching for new life forms at Earth's extremes
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Ben Anderson-Nathe Ben Anderson-Nathe
Youth Movement - Supporting youth through relationship and presence
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Marek Perkowski Marek Perkowski
Mr. Roboto - Bringing quantum computing to life
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Wynn Kiyama Wynn Kiyama
Taiko Ensemble Director
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Dawn Williamson Dawn Williamson
Adjunct Instructor
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Adjunct Instructor; Tribal Consultant
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Research Professor
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Wayne Scott Wayne Scott
Adjunct Instructor
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Adjunct Instructor
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Adjunct Instructor
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Director, RRI; Research Professor
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Julie Kates Julie Kates
Director of Field Education; Assistant Professor of Practice
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Susan C. Hedlund Susan C. Hedlund
Adjunct Instructor
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Terri Chianello Terri Chianello
Adjunct Instructor
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Bill Boyd Bill Boyd
Adjunct Instructor
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Shauna Adams Shauna Adams
Instructor
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Norman Wyers Norman Wyers
Emeritus Professor
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Joan F. Shireman Joan F. Shireman
Emerita Professor
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Barbara J. Friesen Barbara J. Friesen
Emerita Professor
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Arthur Emlen Arthur Emlen
Emeritus Professor
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Sandra C. Anderson Sandra C. Anderson
Emerita Professor
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Stephanie Wahab Stephanie Wahab
Professor
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Alma Trinidad Alma Trinidad
Associate Professor
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Michael Taylor, MSW, Ph.D., LCSW Michael Taylor, MSW, Ph.D., LCSW
Associate Professor of Practice; Interim Director, BSW Program
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Maria Talbott Maria Talbott
Associate Professor
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Susie Snyder Susie Snyder
Associate Professor of Practice Emerita
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Julie Rosenzweig Julie Rosenzweig
Emerita Professor
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Roberto Orellana Roberto Orellana
Associate Dean for Research & Sponsored Projects; Professor
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Carol Morgaine Carol Morgaine
Professor Emerita
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Keva Miller Keva Miller
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs; Professor
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Jana Meinhold Jana Meinhold
Assistant Professor
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Bowen McBeath Bowen McBeath
Professor
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Junghee Lee Junghee Lee
PhD Program Director; Associate Professor
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Nancy Koroloff Nancy Koroloff
Professor Emerita
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Pauline Jivanjee Pauline Jivanjee
Associate Professor
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Mindy Holliday Mindy Holliday
Assistant Professor
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Sam Gioia Sam Gioia
Instructor
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Ted Donlan Ted Donlan
Associate Professor
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Victoria Cotrell Victoria Cotrell
Associate Professor Emerita
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Katharine Cahn Katharine Cahn
Executive Director, Center for Improvement of Child & Family Services; Professor of Practice
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Eileen Brennan Eileen Brennan
Professor Emerita
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Sarah Bradley Sarah Bradley
Professor of Practice
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Ben Anderson-Nathe Ben Anderson-Nathe
Director of Child, Youth, and Family Studies; Professor
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Jesse McCann Jesse McCann
Classical Guitar Instructor
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Meet Professor Delys Ostlund - Spanish Meet Professor Delys Ostlund - Spanish
With an expert's knowledge of the Theater of Spain's Golden Age, Dr. Ostlund brings classic Spanish literature to life.
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Meet Instructor Ines Warnock - Spanish Meet Instructor Ines Warnock - Spanish
As a senior instructor in the Spanish department, Ines Warnock helps students translate their dreams of spanish language fluency...into reality.
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Meet Professor Suwako Watanabe - Japanese Meet Professor Suwako Watanabe - Japanese
Dr. Watanabe relishes the moments when the "light bulb" goes on in her students and their Japanese language learning becomes meaningful to them.
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Meet Instructor Angela Zagarella - Italian Meet Instructor Angela Zagarella - Italian
Combining excellent teaching with community engagement, Angela Zagarella is one of the dynamos behind PSU's expanding Italian program
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Meet Professor Stephen Walton - French Meet Professor Stephen Walton - French
From the authors of West Africa to the poets of the Caribbean, Dr. Walton is a Francophone with a love for literature.
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Meet Professor Stephen Wadley - Chinese Meet Professor Stephen Wadley - Chinese
Introducing students to the beauty of the Chinese language and culture is Dr. Wadley's mission.
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Meet Professor Robert Sanders - Spanish Meet Professor Robert Sanders - Spanish
Dr. Sanders is a PSU original who combines a passion for biking with a passion for Spanish literature.
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Stephanie Wagner, MS Stephanie Wagner, MS
MST Program Coordinator
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Cary Sneider, Ph.D. Cary Sneider, Ph.D.
Associate Research Professor
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Nancy Lapotin Nancy Lapotin
Portland Public School Teacher on Special Assignment (TOSA) program liaison
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Carol Biskupic-Knight Carol Biskupic-Knight
Beaverton School District Teacher on Special Assignment (TOSA) program liaison and Director, PMSP Professional Development
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Melissa Potter, D.Ed. Melissa Potter, D.Ed.
Instructor, Science Education
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Michael Flower, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
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William Becker, Ph.D. William Becker, Ph.D.
Center for Science Education Director
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Meet Professor Anna A. Alsufieva Meet Professor Anna A. Alsufieva
Inspiring Russian language learners to master this critical language.
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Meet Professor Dot McElhone Meet Professor Dot McElhone
How can teachers make the most of each interaction with students around texts? How can teacher educators help teachers facilitate more powerful text-based discussions? Dr. Dot McElhone explores these questions through both her teaching and research.
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Meet Professor Jennifer Perlmutter - French Meet Professor Jennifer Perlmutter - French
Knowledge, power and identity play important roles in the scholarship of Dr. Perlmutter.
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Meet Eva Núñez-Méndez - Spanish Meet Eva Núñez-Méndez - Spanish
With a passion for linguistics, Dr. Núñez-Méndez is PSU's resident expert on phonetics, syntax and the history of the Spanish language.
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Gina Greco - French Gina Greco - French
The next time you are in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso ask about Dr. Greco, whose scholarship takes her around the world.
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Kathie Godfrey - German Kathie Godfrey - German
From Deutsche Sommershule to the Russian Flagship, you will find the enthusiastic scholarship of Kathie Godfrey.
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Steven Fuller - German Steven Fuller - German
German cultural history and the German immersion experience are the domains of Dr. Fuller.
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Annabelle Dolidon Annabelle Dolidon
Post WW II France? If your interest is piqued, see Dr. Dolidon.
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Thomas Keller Thomas Keller
Mentor Center - Discovering what makes mentorships work
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Laurie Powers Laurie Powers
Self Determined Success - Helping people with disabilities chart their lives
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Carlos Crespo Carlos Crespo
Good Living - Making healthy choices easier
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Micki Caskey Micki Caskey
In the Middle - Teaching and learning about young adolescents
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Meet Professor Heather Burns Meet Professor Heather Burns
How can postsecondary teaching and learning create authentic experiences that empower learners to create social change for sustainability? Dr. Burns explores leadership skills and organizational change with her students in sustainability courses.
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Ask Professor Julie Esparza Brown Ask Professor Julie Esparza Brown
How can you learn to differentiate between ELL students who are struggling because of second language acquisition issues or disorders?
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Kristi Yuthas Kristi Yuthas
Earning Power - Lifting people out of poverty through business education
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Michael Smith Michael Smith
College Bound - Helping diverse students reach higher education
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Dr. Andrea Mitchell Goforth Dr. Andrea Mitchell Goforth
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Scott Wells Scott Wells
Clean Water Acts - Keeping surface water safe from pollution
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Dr. Gwen Shusterman Dr. Gwen Shusterman
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Dr. Robert Strongin Dr. Robert Strongin
Synthesis and evaluation of novel redox and chromophore materials
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Dr. Mark Woods Dr. Mark Woods
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Dr. Reuben H. Simoyi Dr. Reuben H. Simoyi
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Dr. Shankar B. Rananavare Dr. Shankar B. Rananavare
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Dr. James F. Pankow Dr. James F. Pankow
Dr. Pankow's research has involved the application of chemical principles to understanding how chemicals partition between important phases in the environment.
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Dr. Dirk Iwata-Reuyl Dr. Dirk Iwata-Reuyl
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Dr. Albert S. Benight Dr. Albert S. Benight
Our research program involves investigations of melting transition phenomena in DNA, RNA and proteins and discovery of biomarkers for human disease.
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Dr. David H. Peyton Dr. David H. Peyton
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Emeritus Faculty - Dr. Carl C. Wamser Emeritus Faculty - Dr. Carl C. Wamser
Our research is aimed at developing novel organic solar cells using conductive polymers.
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Dr. Tami Lasseter Clare Dr. Tami Lasseter Clare
We study newly emerging technologies in materials chemistry to advance practices in cultural heritage conservation.
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Dr. Kevin A. Reynolds Dr. Kevin A. Reynolds
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Dr. Dean B. Atkinson Dr. Dean B. Atkinson
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Julia Hwakyu Lee Julia Hwakyu Lee
Adjunct Piano Professor
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Ethan Sperry Ethan Sperry
Director of Choral Activities
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David Peyton David Peyton
Parasite Prescription - Revising solutions, reviving hope
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Jennifer Allen Jennifer Allen
Natural Capital - Fostering rural-urban connections
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Scott Marshall Scott Marshall
Better Business - Valuing equity and ecology
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Tom Gillpatrick Tom Gillpatrick
Shelf Life - Getting from product to profit
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Phillip Cooper Phillip Cooper
Power of the Pen - Advising the nation on executive power
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Ask Professor Ramin Farahmandpur Ask Professor Ramin Farahmandpur
How do social, political, economic and cultural forces shape and influence public education?
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Meet Professor Tina Anctil Meet Professor Tina Anctil
What role does work and career play in adolescence and adulthood? Dr. Anctil studies the specific career development needs of people with chronic illness and disability.
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Meet Professor Nicole Rigelman Meet Professor Nicole Rigelman
How can you deepen the mathematical thinking and discourse in your classroom? Dr. Nicole Rigelman explores this question through both her teaching and her research.
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Widening the path of peace and justice work Widening the path of peace and justice work
Conflict Resolution director Rob Gould helped develop a number of Northwest-based peace and conflict resolution community organizations.
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James Pankow James Pankow
Engineering Star - Joining an elite academy
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Veronica Dujon Veronica Dujon
Worlds Together - Weighing global issues on a human scale
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Sisters of the Road Café Sisters of the Road Café
Professor Tom Hastings leads nonviolence trainings for organizers and street people at a Portland community center.
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Barry Messer Barry Messer
Pollution Prevention - Restoring stream banks with plants and people
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Meet Professor Melissa Appleyard Meet Professor Melissa Appleyard
Melissa Appleyard is one of the first Ames Professors in the Management of Innovation and Technology program.
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Meet Martin Siderius Meet Martin Siderius
Dr. Siderius’ research focuses on underwater acoustics.
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Ezra Weiss Ezra Weiss
Jazz Piano Adjunct
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Suzanne Savaria Suzanne Savaria
Classical Piano Instructor
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PA Professor Harris PA Professor Harris
Students enjoy Dr. Harris' astute and practical insights in class, which are likely a result of her extensive experience in Human Resources Management and Organizational Development.
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Political Science Professor Bruce Gilley Political Science Professor Bruce Gilley
Dr. Gilley's research centers on democracy, legitimacy, and global politics. He is a specialist on the comparative politics of China and Asia.
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Marcus Ingle Marcus Ingle
Interested in Global Leadership? What about traveling? If yes, Professor Ingle's Development Management in Vietnam class might be a good fit for you.
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Political Science Professor Birol Yesilada Political Science Professor Birol Yesilada
Professor Yesilada, Contemporary Turkish Studies Endowed Chair
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Masami Nishishiba Masami Nishishiba
What do Bill Gates and Former President Jimmy Carter have in common? Professor Nishishiba has interpreted for both.
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Phillip Cooper Phillip Cooper
Professor Cooper has a strong commitment to students in addition to his wealth of academic and professional experience.
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Meet Dr. Lynn Weigand Meet Dr. Lynn Weigand
Lynn Weigand understands how urban environments promote physical activity.
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PA Professor Jack Corbett PA Professor Jack Corbett
Jack Corbett gives students the opportunity to gain international experience with field-based courses in Mexico and Canada.
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Political Science Professor David Kinsella Political Science Professor David Kinsella
Dr. Kinsella's research areas include the global arms trade, interstate conflict, and international law and ethics.
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SPH Professor Sherril Gelmon SPH Professor Sherril Gelmon
Professor of Public Health in the OHSU-PSU Joint School of Public Health
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Sydney Carlson Sydney Carlson
Professor of Flute
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Meet Professor Kristin Tufte Meet Professor Kristin Tufte
"I hope that by applying data stream technology to ITS systems we can develop improved real-time traffic performance measurements and metrics to help ITS professionals manage our nation's roads."
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Miguel Figliozzi Miguel Figliozzi
"I believe that technology, research and innovation not only benefit public/private agencies/companies but also enable the optimal use of infrastructure, as well as ensuring environmental quality, livable communities, and economic growth."
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Meet Becki Hunt Ingersoll Meet Becki Hunt Ingersoll
Becki Hunt Ingersoll, Director of Initiatives for Advising & Career Services, enjoys helping students navigate their way to their degree.
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Meet Karen Kennedy Meet Karen Kennedy
Karen, an Academic Advisor & International Student Liaison, is a world traveler who enjoys working with students from many different cultures and with many different backgrounds.
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Liane O'Banion Liane O'Banion
Liane loves helping struggling students find their way.
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Denise Fujikawa Denise Fujikawa
Harp Instructor
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Meet Leena Shrestha Meet Leena Shrestha
Leena, an Academic Advisor, loves reading and helping students achieve their academic goals. She is the resident merit-based scholarships whiz!
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Rich Wattenberg Rich Wattenberg
Professor and Theater Critic
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Meet Professor Amanda Sanford Meet Professor Amanda Sanford
How do we improve literacy outcomes for a diverse range of learners? Dr. Amanda Sanford explores this question in her instructional and supervisory role at Portland State University.
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Meet Associate Professor of Practice Andrew Job Meet Associate Professor of Practice Andrew Job
What enhances adult learning and motivation in the classroom? Dr. Andy Job helps students learn effective tools and techniques.
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Meet Professor Jason Ranker Meet Professor Jason Ranker
How can we develop literacy curriculum that is relevant to students' cultural and linguistic worlds? Dr. Jason Ranker explores these questions in his research on literacy.
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Ben Medler Ben Medler
"I MERELY TOOK THE ENERGY IT TAKES TO POUT AND WROTE SOME BLUES" Duke Ellington
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Anwyn Willette Anwyn Willette
Sonic Arts & Music Production Area Coordinator
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Meet Professor Graig Spolek Meet Professor Graig Spolek
The city is Professor Spolek's laboratory.
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Meet Professor Mark Weislogel Meet Professor Mark Weislogel
Mark Weislogel's research is about finding methods to improve the transport of fluids within a variety of systems and devices.
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Meet Professor David Sailor Meet Professor David Sailor
David Sailor is an expert in urban climates and how they're affected by buildings, energy consumption, and human activity.
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Meet Professor Marek Perkowski Meet Professor Marek Perkowski
Marek Perkowski is helping to lay the groundwork for quantum computers.
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Meet Professor Tugrul Daim Meet Professor Tugrul Daim
Tugrul Daim's research and teachings revolve around the creation of roadmaps that organizations can use to implement emerging technologies.
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Meet Professor Tim Anderson Meet Professor Tim Anderson
Tim Anderson is known for his work on benchmarking.
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Meet Professor Dundar Kocaoglu Meet Professor Dundar Kocaoglu
Dundar Kocaoglu and his team of researchers have developed a process to help companies make strategic decisions using mathematical models to determine a decision's impact.
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Meet Professor Suresh Singh Meet Professor Suresh Singh
Suresh Singh works to identify ways to reduce electrical power consumption for the Internet.
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Meet Professor Wu-chang Feng Meet Professor Wu-chang Feng
Wu-chang Feng is working with Intel to develop hardware that detects cheating.
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Meet Professor Melanie Mitchell Meet Professor Melanie Mitchell
Melanie Mitchell is working to develop new algorithms that enable computers to identify and analyze visual images.
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Meet Professor Nirupama Bulusu Meet Professor Nirupama Bulusu
Nirupama Bulusu is involved with a project of tracking the growth and migration of cane toads using a wireless network of acoustic sensors.
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Meet Professor Warren Harrison Meet Professor Warren Harrison
Warren Harrison is developing speech interaction techniques that will enable police officers to use voice commands to run license plate records and criminal histories on their in-car computers.
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Meet Professor David Jay Meet Professor David Jay
David Jay is working to reinvent the field study of tidal analysis.
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Meet Professor Peter Dusicka Meet Professor Peter Dusicka
Peter Dusicka's research revolves around promoting survivability through materials and engineering.
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Meet Professor Scott Wells Meet Professor Scott Wells
Scott Wells specializes in developing computer models for reservoirs, lakes, and rivers in order to maintain their quality.
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Dean Emeritus Nohad Toulan Dean Emeritus Nohad Toulan
Dean Emeritus of the College of Urban and Public Affairs at Portland State University, and Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Urban Studies and Planning.
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Joshua Fost Joshua Fost
Joshua Fost explores implications of neuroscience and the naturalistic worldview.
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Meet Eric Ridenour Meet Eric Ridenour
Eric Ridenour will help your project profit from environmentally responsible practices.
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Barbara Heilmair Barbara Heilmair
Clarinetist, Woodwind Area Coordinator
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In Memory of Peter Nicholls In Memory of Peter Nicholls
Peter was an important member of the Philosophy Department for two decades and fulfilled his role in an admirable manner. His gentle, unprepossessing manner and commitment to his students, colleagues and community will be sorely missed.
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Meet Joel Bettridge
Joel Bettridge draws on his background in poetry and philosophy to help students develop their critical thinking and writing skills.
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Stephen Martin Stephen Martin
Ex Africa semper aliquid novi
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Meet Professor Will Parnell Meet Professor Will Parnell
How can documenting children and teachers' learning experiences become a teacher's way of life? Ask Dr. Will Parnell, a professor in early childhood education and Pedagogical Director of Campus Early Childhood Schools.
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Devon Allen
Head of Acting, Associate Professor of Theater Arts
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Carl Halvorson Carl Halvorson
Tenor Carl Halvorson is well-known internationally as a concert, opera and recital artist
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Ken Selden Ken Selden
KEN SELDEN, Director of Orchestral Studies
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Meet Charles Weber Meet Charles Weber
"The Department of Engineering and Technology Management is like no other. We research technology both from the business and the technical perspective."
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Emerita Professor Rita Robillard Emerita Professor Rita Robillard
Place and the historic paradigms of landscape inform Rita Robillard's mixed media art.
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Meet Professor David Maier Meet Professor David Maier
"I'm not sure what I would have done with my life if computers hadn't been invented. I'm fascinated by all aspects of computer science, and it's let me collaborate with a wide variety of people in other areas of science and engineering."
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David Ervin David Ervin
David Ervin, Professor, Environmental Sciences and Resources
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Jennifer Allen Jennifer Allen
Jennifer H. Allen, associate professor of Public Administration.
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Meet David Aoyagi Meet David Aoyagi
David Aoyagi understands how to invest and manage commercial real estate.
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Meet John Oh Meet John Oh
John Oh has a deep understanding of monetary economics and international finance.
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Meet Charles Rynerson Meet Charles Rynerson
Charles Rynerson knows numbers and can help you understand what they mean for your community.
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Meet Alan K. Brickley Meet Alan K. Brickley
Alan Brickley can draw up a condominium association agreement.
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Meet Professor Ed Sullivan Meet Professor Ed Sullivan
Ed Sullivan is Oregon's leading expert on land use law
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Meet Jerald Johnson Meet Jerald Johnson
Jerald Johnson analyzes the market for new real estate developments.
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Meet Will Macht Meet Will Macht
Will Macht develops public-private partnerships.
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Jeff Putterman Jeff Putterman
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Bonnie Miksch Bonnie Miksch
School Director, Composition Area Coordinator
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Debbie Glaze Debbie Glaze
Coordinator of Music Education
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Connie Titterington Connie Titterington
"It's a very odd thing - As odd as can be - That whatever Miss T. eats Turns into Miss T." - W. De La Mare
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Edward Higgins Edward Higgins
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Brad Hansen Brad Hansen
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Ron Babcock Ron Babcock
Dr. Ron Babcock, Professor of Trombone, Music Theory and Music Education.
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Meet Professor John Hall Meet Professor John Hall
Just as a great piece of music is composed to draw the listener inside to discover a special world, Professor Hall attempts to draw his students into the special world of social science ideas and reasoning.
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Karen Strand Karen Strand
PSU oboists keep the urban musical scene vibrant
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Meet Director Ruth Falco Meet Director Ruth Falco
All children, including those with special needs and disabilities, deserve inclusive and effective educational practices. Ask Professor Ruth Falco about research in the GSE that applies and develops these practices.
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Meet Professor Susan Lenski Meet Professor Susan Lenski
What do teachers need to know about literacy instruction? Ask Dr. Susan Lenski, a Professor in the Curriculum and Instruction Department in the College of Education.
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Meet Professor Hiro Ito Meet Professor Hiro Ito
Professor Ito is an expert in East Asian economics.
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Jon Newton Jon Newton
Music Technology
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Lisa Marsh Lisa Marsh
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Hamilton Cheifetz Hamilton Cheifetz
Hamilton Cheifetz is a dedicated teacher and internationally known concert cellist
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Meet Professor Derek Tretheway Meet Professor Derek Tretheway
"The Maseeh College is expanding rapidly, and it's exciting to be a part of that growth."
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Joel Bluestone Joel Bluestone
Professor of Percussion, Graduate Coordinator, Assistant Director, School of Music
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Meet Professor Dilafruz Williams Meet Professor Dilafruz Williams
Do you want to talk "politics, public education and environment?" Meet Dr. Dilafruz Williams.
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Meet Professor Gayle Thieman Meet Professor Gayle Thieman
Social studies is her passion, and students are her highest priority.
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Meet Professor Ann Fullerton Meet Professor Ann Fullerton
How many career paths are available and how many lives can you touch as a special educator? Ask Professor Ann Fullerton, Director of Research.
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Meet Professor Chris Borgmeier Meet Professor Chris Borgmeier
Find out how schools can implement evidence-based practices that provide safe, positive school experiences for ALL students.
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Ask Professor Christine Cress Ask Professor Christine Cress
How does community-based learning affect students, improve faculty scholarship, and enhance communities?
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Meet Professor Micki Caskey Meet Professor Micki Caskey
"Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself." a quote by John Dewey summarizes Dr. Micki Caskey's view of education.
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Meet Professor Yer Thao Meet Professor Yer Thao
What can we learn from a story? Ask Dr. Thao, a scholar interested in oral tradition.
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Meet Professor Michael Smith Meet Professor Michael Smith
When it comes to college choice, don't forget Mom or Dad. Through his scholarship, Dr. Michael Smith reminds us that entire families, not just students travel down the road towards four-year college enrollment and graduation.
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Meet Dr. Rick Johnson Meet Dr. Rick Johnson
Why do people do what they do and how can counselors help people live life more effectively? Dr. Rick Johnson focuses on family systems theory and the effects of family experiences on psychosocial development in adolescence and adulthood.
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Meet Professor Chris Monsere Meet Professor Chris Monsere
Dr. Christopher M. Monsere is Professor and Chair of Civil and Environmental Engineering in the in the Maseeh College of Engineering & Computer Science at Portland State University. His current research agenda broadly covers the area of multimodal transportation safety; management and dissemination of large transportation datasets. Much of his recent work and been focused on helping cities understand key questions related to urban urban cycling infrastructure.
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Meet Professor Karen Karavanic Meet Professor Karen Karavanic
Karen Karavanic's enthusiasm for research motivates her to integrate cutting edge results into all of her courses.
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Meet Professor Larry Kominz Meet Professor Larry Kominz
Professor Kominz brings the joy of Japanese performing arts to students and audiences alike.
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Meet Professor Vivek Shandas Meet Professor Vivek Shandas
Integrating the science of sustainability with citizen engagement and decision making efforts
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Meet Professor Ken Ruoff Meet Professor Ken Ruoff
Dr. Ken Ruoff, Director of the Center for Japanese Studies, is an expert in Japanese history.
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Meet Professor Anna-Louise Reysenbach Meet Professor Anna-Louise Reysenbach
Professor Reysenbach is interested in the microscopic life that resides in one of the last frontiers on Earthhot springs in the deep-sea and on land.
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Susan Chan Susan Chan
An active piano soloist and chamber musician, Dr. Chan promotes music from Asia and music written by women composers.
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Meet Professor Aslam Khalil Meet Professor Aslam Khalil
Whether from rice paddies, cities, landfills or cattle, Professor Khalil understands how trace gases effect global warming.
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Meet Professor Katy Barber Meet Professor Katy Barber
Professor Katy Barber's students participate in collaborative projects that result in both academic and community outcomes.
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Meet Professor Peter Collier Meet Professor Peter Collier
Professor Peter Collier's research helps first generation students who don't know the taken-for-granted scripts for "being a college student."
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Meet Professor K. Pelin Basci Meet Professor K. Pelin Basci
From religion to pop culture, Professor K. Pelin Basci believes there is no experience that cannot be translated into every culture.
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Meet Professor R Kevin Hill Meet Professor R Kevin Hill
Professor R. Kevin Hill envisions himself as a tour guide, leading his students through the strange and exotic lands of philosophers.
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Meet Professor Cynthia Mohr Meet Professor Cynthia Mohr
Professor Cynthia Mohr understands that psychologists are like Sherlock Holmes, examining the clues of human behavior to discover how one individual influences another.
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Meet Professor Friedrich Schuler Meet Professor Friedrich Schuler
At fifteen Professor Friedrich Schuler got lost in the library. Today he still goes to the stacks to discover the truth about the past.
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Meet Professor Janice Haaken Meet Professor Janice Haaken
Whether studying drag queens, false memories or the wearing of the hijab, Professor Haaken knows that there is often more than meets the eye.
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Meet Professor Rolf Koenenkamp Meet Professor Rolf Koenenkamp
When it comes to harvesting the sun's energy, Professor Rolf Koenenkamp is often light years ahead.
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Meet Professor Carolyn McKnight Meet Professor Carolyn McKnight
Carolyn McKnight, an acknowledged figure in the area of corporate leadership and organizational development for over 25 years, directs a number of PSU initiatives that increase the capacity of social entrepreneurs to succeed, including the Entrepreneurial Leaders training program with partners Mercy Corps and Digital Divide Data.
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Meet Vicki L Reitenauer Meet Vicki L Reitenauer
Vicki Reitenauer helps students use reflective thinking and writing in the service of working collaboratively with community organizations to make positive change.
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Deborah Smith Arthur Deborah Smith Arthur
Deborah Smith Arthur facilitates Capstones in the areas of juvenile justice and educational equity.
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Meet Professor Robert Liebman Meet Professor Robert Liebman
Robert Liebman understands how communities change.
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Meet Professor Richard White Meet Professor Richard White
Changing the world one student at a time.
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Meet Professor Gerald Sussman Meet Professor Gerald Sussman
Educating for international urban communication and global citizenship.
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Meet Gerard Mildner Meet Gerard Mildner
Gerard Mildner understands how cities spend money.
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Meet Professor Charles Heying Meet Professor Charles Heying
Exploring artisan economies in a global world.
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Meet Professor Connie Ozawa Meet Professor Connie Ozawa
Connie Ozawa knows how to help people make good decisions about their communities.
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Barry Messer Barry Messer
Barry Messer knows why healthy rivers make healthy communities.
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Meet Professor Kenneth Dueker Meet Professor Kenneth Dueker
Kenneth Dueker always finds a parking place.
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Meet Professor Nancy Chapman Meet Professor Nancy Chapman
Nancy Chapman makes sense out of "helping networks" and the "sandwich generation."
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Meet Professor Jennifer Dill Meet Professor Jennifer Dill
Jennifer Dill researches how people make travel and location decisions.
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Meet Jack Straton Meet Jack Straton
With a background in jazz, quantum theory, and diversity training, Jack Straton infuses his classes with creativity, interdisciplinary experience, and interpersonal connection.
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Michael Flower Michael Flower
Michael Flower is a developmental and molecular biologist whose interests turned from the laboratory study of embryos and genes to the ways in which they've become objects of political battle and moral dispute.
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Jamie P. Ross Jamie P. Ross
Jamie P. Ross shows students how philosophy and critical inquiry is the basis of all further learning.
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Anmarie Trimble Anmarie Trimble
Anmarie Trimble brings together creative writers and multimedia artists to create literary artworks.
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Meet Jeff Gerwing Meet Jeff Gerwing
How can people have equitable access to rich and rewarding lives while living within the means of natural systems? This question is central to the research and teaching of Dr. Jeff Gerwing.
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Victoria Parker-Pohl Victoria Parker-Pohl
Award-winning writer, director, actor and theater arts instructor
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Meet Professor Sy Adler Meet Professor Sy Adler
Linking history to planning theory and practice.
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Meet Professor Bryant York Meet Professor Bryant York
When not teaching and working with students in his adaptive learning lab in PSU's Computer Science Department, Dr. Bryant York helps shape the future of computer science.
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Meet Professor Gwynn Johnson Meet Professor Gwynn Johnson
Gwynn Johnson's enthusiasm for teaching and research helps make PSU extraordinary.
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Meet Professor Emeritus William Wood Meet Professor Emeritus William Wood
William Wood's close connection to local industry creates an atmosphere where students can succeed.
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Meet Professor Thomas Gillpatrick Meet Professor Thomas Gillpatrick
Oregon's food industry has a lot of cravings. Tom Gillpatrick satisfies them.
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