Accomplishments by SU faculty,
Following is a list of
presentations, awards, honors and other achievements by or to Shippensburg
University faculty or other members of the campus community. If you need
further information, please call 477-1202.
- Dr. Wendy S. Becker, associate professor of management, had her
co-authored article “The EuroPsy specialist certificate in work and
organizational psychology” published in the Industrial-Organizational
- Dr. Billy Henson, assistant professor of criminal justice,
co-authored article “Fear of Crime Online? Examining the Effect of Risk,
Previous Victimization, and Exposure on Fear of Online Interpersonal Victimization”
was accepted for publication in the Journal of Contemporary Criminal Justice.
His co-authored article “Digital Deviance: Low Self-Control and Opportunity as
Explanations of Sexting Among College Students” was accepted for publication in
- Dr. Charlene Lane, assistant professor of social work and
gerontology, will present at the International Conference on Aging and Society
Nov. 8 to 9 in Chicago.
- Dr. Dorlisa Minnick, assistant professor of social work and
gerontology, had her paper “Building Social Enterprise Capacity Among
Women-Focused NGOs in Guatemala” accepted for presentation in the symposium
“Social Entrepreneurship: Building a Research Agenda for Social Work” during
the 2014 Annual Conference of the Society for Social Work and Research in San
Antonio Jan. 15 to 19, 2014.
- Dr. Kate McGivney, professor of mathematics and STEM-UP PA PI,
and Dr. Alice Armstrong, associate professor of mathematics and STEM-UP
PA Co-PI presented “Understanding the Influence of Unconscious Bias in the
Hiring Process” at the PASSHE human resources conference the university
recently hosted. In September McGivney and Dr. Sarah N. Bryant, STEM-UP
PA project manager, presented the same talk to faculty and administrators at
- Dr. Sally Paulson,
associate professor of exercise science, participated in The Teaching
Professor Technology Conference in Atlanta. The trip was funded through an
Academic Innovation Conference Grant from the Office of Professional,
Continuing, and Distance Education.
- Dr. José
Ricardo-Osorio, interim associate dean in the College of Arts and
Sciences, was re-appointed for a three-year term on the Pennsylvania State
Modern Languages Association (PSMLA) Executive Council. He will also co-chair
the 2014 PSMLA conference in State College.
- Dr. Freddy
Siahaan, associate professor of economics; Dr. Daniel Y. Lee, professor
of economics; and Dr. David E. Kalist, associate professor of economics,
had their paper “Educational Attainment of Children of Immigrants: Evidence
from the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth” accepted for publication in Economics
of Education Review.
- Dr. Paul Taylor, associate professor of
mathematics, had his article “Starting an actuarial program with existing
resources” accepted for publication in the journal PRIMUS – Problems,
Resources, and Issues in Mathematics Undergraduate Studies.