News - Portland State University
Monday, January 23, 2017
»Bennett Gilbert, University Studies faculty, authored “The Parisian Porters’ Revolt of January 1786,” published in the Journal for Eighteenth-Century Studies, Vol. 39, No. 3, pp. 359–375, 2016.
»Cassio de Oliveira, World Languages and Literatures faculty, authored an essay entitled “Reading Mayakovsky in São Paulo: Boris Schnaiderman and the Legacy of Russian Studies in Brazil” published in NewsNet: News of the Association for Slavic, East Europe
»Emily Fitzgibbons Shafer, Sociology faculty, authored “Hillary Rodham Versus Hillary Clinton: Consequences of Surname Choice in Marriage,” published in Gender Issues, January 2017.
»Gerry Sussman, Urban Studies and Planning and International and Global Studies faculty, authored an article, "America's Russian Dybbuk," published in CounterPunch, Jan. 12.
»Lindsey Wilkinson, Sociology faculty, co-authored “Consequences of Runaway and Thrownaway Experiences for Sexual Minority Health During the Transition to Adulthood,” published in the Journal of LGBT Youth, Vol. 14, No. 2, pp. 1-27.
»Talya Bauer, Business Administration faculty, has been elected president of the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (SIOP). SIOP is a division of the American Psychological Association and is the premier membership organization for those
»Jay Gopalakrishnan, Mathematics faculty, will direct the PSU portion of a new grant funded by the Air Force Office of Scientific Research. The three-year grant is for the study of discontinuous Petrov Galerkin solvers for harmonic wave propagation problem
»Marek Elzanowski, Mathematics faculty, was elected corresponding member of the Accademia Peloritana dei Pericolanti, Classe di Scienze, University of Messina.
»Maura Kelly and Lindsey Wilkinson, Sociology faculty, received funding from the city of Seattle to conduct an evaluation of the adaptation of the Green Dot bystander intervention for the trades in Seattle.
»Ted Khoury, Business Administration faculty, has been elected as the representative-at-large for the Entrepreneurship Division of the Strategic Management Society.
»Bruno Jedynak, Statistics faculty, co-authored "Structural Cerebellar Correlates of Cognitive and Motor Dysfunctions in Cerebellar Degeneration," published in Brain.
»Gerardo Lafferriere, Mathematics and Statistics faculty, gave a presentation, "Towards a Complete Characterization of Vulnerability of Networked Synchronization Processes," at the 55th Conference on Decision and Control in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Dec. 14.
»Maria Beebe, Anthropology, organized and led a multi-stakeholder workshop on TechWomen: Driving ICT, Innovation and Collaboration in Central Asia and South Asia at the Internet Governance Forum held in Jalisco, Mexico, Dec. 7.
»Cassio de Oliveira, World Languages and Literatures faculty, gave a talk entitled "I'm a Professional Storyteller: Writing the Picaresque Self in Viktor Shklovsky's Sentimental Journey" at the international conference 100 Years of Ostranenie at the Univer
»Maria Beebe, Anthropology, authored “The Leadership Repertoire of Select Filipina Women in the Diaspora and Implications for Theorizing Leadership” and “Intersectional Leadership Praxis: Unpacking the Experiences of Women Leaders at the Nexus of Roles and
»Pat Boas, Art + Design faculty, showed recent paintings and drawings in Cipher, a solo exhibition at the Oregon Governor's Office in Salem, December 2016 - January 2017.
»Paula Carder, OHSU-PSU School of Public Health and Institute on Aging faculty, authored an article, "State Regulatory Approaches for Dementia Care in Residential Care and Assisted Living," published in The Gerontologist, January 2017.
»Andrew G. Fountain, Geology faculty, authored an article entitled, "The Scientific Discovery of Glaciers in the American West," which summarizes the earliest explorations of glaciers in Washington and California and who got the credit for the discovery an
»Bennett Gilbert, University Studies faculty, authored “On Breaking Up Time, or, Perennialism as Philosophy of History” published in the Journal of the Philosophy of History, Vol. 10, pp. 1-22, 2016.
Friday, January 20, 2017