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Performance Newsletter - Volume 6, Issue 9

Awards or Recognitions

Paul Asfour, College of Professional Studies, Justice Studies, JD, MBA, "Participant in three Florida New Motor Vehicle Arb", Florida Attorney General, May 8.

Bob Diotalevi, College of Professional Studies, Justice Studies, JD, "Appointed to The Faculty Committee on Common Prere", Board of Governors, State University System of Florida, May 1.

Jerome Jackson, College of Arts & Sciences, Ecological Studies , Ph.D., "Margaret Morse Nice Medal for a Lifetime of Contri", Wilson Ornithological Society, April 18.

Pamella Seay, College of Professional Studies, Justice Studies, JD. LLM, "Appointment to The Florida Bar Professional Ethics", The Florida Bar, June 16.

Yinghong Sheng, College of Arts & Sciences, Mathematics and Science, Ph.D., "Serve as a judge", 8th Southern School on Computational Chemistry and Material Science, Jackson, MS, April 26.

Book Publication

Russell Sabella, PhD, College of Education, Graduate Studies, "GuardingKids.com: A Practical Guide to Keeping Kids Out of High-Tech Trouble", Educational Media Corporation, Minneapolis, MN, pp. 146.

Grant Awards

Mark Bradshaw Busbee, College of Arts & Sciences, Humanities and Arts, Ph.D., $3,750, American-Scandinavian Foundation, May 15-June 15.

Johnny McGaha, Christina Gallagher, Office of Continuing Education and Off Campus Programs, College of Professional Studies, Justice Studies, Ph D, $27,000, Lee County Sheriff's Office/U.S. Dept of Justice, Human Trafficking Task Force Training and Evaluation, May 1-October 31.

Professional Presentations

Patricia Coccoma, College of Professional Studies, Social Work , Ed.D., LCSW, "Evidence Based Treatment Modalities and Adolescent Depression:Implications for Practice", National Association of Social Workers Annual Conference, NASW Florida, Deerfield Beach, , Florida , Florida , June 5-7.

Harvey Heckes, Sheryl Aescht, MSW, College of Professional Studies, Social Work , MSW, "Dimensions of Supervision ", Professional Social Work: What a Difference!, NASW Florida Chapter and Florida Society for Social Work Leaders in Health Care, Deerfield Beach, Florida , Florida , June 5-7.

Harvey Heckes, College of Professional Studies, Social Work , MSW, "Changing Roles in Today's Society", Professional Social Work: What a Difference! , NASW Florida Chapter and Florida Society for Social Work Leaders in Health Care , Deerfield Beach , Florida , Florida , June 5-7.

Donna Price Henry, College of Arts & Sciences, Dean's Office, Ph.D. Physiology, "Advancing Women’s Leadership", 71st National Leadership Forum, Office of Women in Higher Education of the American Council on Education, Washington, DC, DC, June 11-13.

Reid Lennertz, Career Development Services, MBA, "A Brighter Tomorrow - Generational Considerations", Annual Meeting, American Red Cross of Lee County, Fort Myers, FL, FL, June 5.

Sandra Pavelka, Howard Smith, Eric Muldoon, Sarah Jamieson, College of Professional Studies, Public Affairs, Ph.D., "The Virtuous Virtual MPA: Comparing Traditional and DIstance Course Delivery in Public Administration", The Challenge to Public Service in TImes of Reduced Resources - Making Less Equal More, Florida American Society of Public Administration, Lakeland, FL, FL, May 2.

Thomas Roberts, Stremke, D., Rieger, B., Soria, A.L., Research and Sponsored Programs, Ed.D., "Eliminating Barriers to Participating in Research and Sponsored Programs", Riding the Waves of Compliance, National Council of University Research Administrators, Charleston, SC, SC, May 11-14.

Thomas Roberts, Gray, B.H., Vazin, M., Whitlock, P., Research and Sponsored Programs, Ed.D., "Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Research Administration But Were Afraid to Ask", Riding the Waves of Compliance, National Council of University Research Administrators, Charleston, SC, SC, May 11-14.

Yinghong Sheng, Heather D. Bean, Jerzy Leszczynski, Nicholas V. Hud, College of Arts & Sciences, Mathematics and Science, Ph.D., "Theoretical Study on the Formation of beta-Pyrimidine Nucleoside by a Free Pyrimidine Bases and Ribose in a Plausible Prebiotic Reaction", 8th Southern School on Computational Chemistry and Material Science, National Science Fundation, Department of Defense, Computational Center for Molecular Structure and Interaction, Jackson, MS, MS, April 25-26.

Dean Stansel, Brad Hobbs, and Stephan Gohmann (University of Louisville), College of Business, Marketing and Economics, Ph.D., Economics, "Economic Freedom and Entrepreneurial Activity at the Local Level", Annual Meeting, Association of Private Enterprise Education, Las Vegas, Nevada, Nevada, April 6-8.

Julie Yazici, College of Business, Computer Information Systems and Decision Sciences, "The Role of Organizational culture on Quality Project Performance", ASQ (American Society of Quality) Local Chapter Meeting, ASQ, Fort Myers, FL, FL, May 10.

Janusz Zalewski, Andrew Kornecki, Brian Butka, College of Business, Computer Information Systems and Decision Sciences, PhD, "Safety Concerns for Tool Use in the Design of Complex Electronic Hardware", 7th European Dependable Computing Conference, Gesellschaft fur Informatik, Kaunas, Lithuania, May 7-9.

Publications

John Cox, College of Arts & Sciences, Social and Behavioral Scieneces, Ph.D., "Raul Hilberg: In Memoriam", Journal of Jewish Identities, Quarterly 2008, pp. 15-22.

Nicola Foote, College of Arts & Sciences, Social and Behavioral Scieneces, PhD, "Review of Gender, Indian, Nation: The Contradictions of Making Ecuador 1830-1925 ", Teachers College Record, May 2008, pp. na (online journal).

Scott Karakas, Elizabeth Heath, Lisa Courcier, College of Arts & Sciences, Humanities and Arts, PhD, "Lessons From the Ether: Using Technology to Facilitate Learning in a Large-Enrollment Online Introduction to the Visual and Performing Arts", The International Journal of Learning , Vol. 14 Issue 12, pp. 201-16.

Carl Pacini, Ray Placid and Christine Wright-Isak, College of Business, Finance and Accounting, Ph.D., J.D., CPA, "Fighting Economic Espionage with State Trade Secret Laws", International Journal of Law and Management, Vol. 50 Issue 3, pp. 121-135.

Arie van Duijn, Jeffrey Coe, Thomas Bevins, Lynda Jack, College of Health Professions, Physical Therapy and Human Performance, EdD, "The Relationship between Patients' Perceptions of Treatment Outcomes and Overall Patient Satisfaction", Journal of Health Policy and Administration, Vol. 8 Issue 1, pp. J1-J7.