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2015 Le Guin Feminist Science Fiction Fellowship Open to Applicants

October 1, 2015
5:00 pm
2015_Le_Guin_Fellowship_flyer_updateDeadline: 5 p.m.

 

Le Guin Fellowship printable flyer

The deadline for the 2015-16 Le Guin Feminist Science Fiction Fellowship has been extended to 5 pm, Thursday, October 1, 2015. Applications and questions should be sent to csws@uoregon.edu.  The 2015-16 Le Guin Feminist Science Fiction Fellowship is sponsored by the Center for the Study of Women in Society, Robert D. Clark Honors College, and University of Oregon Libraries Special Collections and University Archives (SCUA). continue reading….

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Sara Hodges takes leadership post in UO Graduate School

Sara Hodges

Sara Hodges

June 29, 2015—Sara Hodges, professor in the UO Department of Psychology and a CSWS faculty affiliate, is the new associate dean of the UO Graduate School.

“Hodges has served as director of graduate studies in psychology and was a member of the Graduate Council. She will work on new program development in the Graduate School, with an emphasis on the natural sciences, and will help strengthen and expand graduate student support programs. A social psychologist, Hodges has researched perspective taking, empathy and social comparison.”

Source: Sara Hodges, Laura Jacek take leadership posts in Graduate School | Around the O

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Susan C. Anderson to be senior vice provost in Academic Affairs

Susan C. Anderson

Susan C. Anderson

CSWS faculty affiliate Susan C. Anderson, a professor in the Department of German and Scandinavian, has been chosen as the new senior vice provost in Academic Affairs.

June 26, 2015—“Susan C. Anderson has been selected as the new senior vice provost for Academic Affairs, according to an announcement from the Office of the Provost. The senior vice provost is an important academic leadership position that is responsible for program review, curriculum development, matters related to non-tenure-track faculty, and is a member of the team responsible for implementing the collective bargaining agreement. The internal search was conducted to fill the role departed by Barbara Altmann.”

For the full story, go to: Susan C. Anderson to be senior vice provost in Academic Affairs | Around the O

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CSWS Road Scholars Event: Queens and Amazons in Renaissance Art and History

July 31, 2015
3:00 pmto4:00 pm
Diane Dugaw

Dianne Dugaw

 

 

Queens and Amazons in Renaissance Art and History
An afternoon of 16th- and 17th-century literature and music—together with visual images of paintings, engravings, and sculptures—that portray women forcefully as queens and Amazons, will be presented by Amanda Powell, senior instructor, UO Department of Romance Languages; and Dianne Dugaw, professor, Department of English.

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Amanda Powell

Time & date: 3 p.m., July 31, 2015

Location: Campbell Community Center, 155 High St, Eugene, OR 97401

Sponsored: by City of Eugene Adult Recreation Program.

For more about the CSWS Road Scholars Program, visit our listings and event history pages.

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CSWS Associate Director Gabriela Martínez Honored with UO Fund for Faculty Excellence Award

Gabriela Martinez

Gabriela Martinez

June 8, 2015—Gabriela MartÍnez, associate professor of journalism and CSWS associate director (2012-2015), is one of 14 UO faculty members chosen as a recipient of the 2015-16 Fund for Faculty Excellence Awards in recognition of their research, teaching and leadership.

Recipients receive a one-time salary stipend of $20,000 or may elect to take the award as research funds of $25,000. The awards honor tenured UO faculty at the forefront of research and discovery who have demonstrated academic excellence and world-class teaching.

“The recipients of this honor have been chosen on the basis of scholarly impact within their respective fields, their contributions to program and institutional quality at the UO, and their academic leadership,” acting Provost Frances Bronet wrote in an email announcing the awards.

Source: UO professors honored with Fund for Faculty Excellence Awards | Around the O continue reading….

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CSWS Research Matters Spring 2015: Alaí Reyes-Santos, “Our Caribbean Kin: Race and Nation in the Neoliberal Antilles”

Spring_15_CSWS_RMSpring 2015: CSWS Research Matters 

“Our Caribbean Kin: Race and Nation in the Neoliberal Antilles,” by Alaí Reyes-Santos, Assistant Professor, University of Oregon 
Department of Ethnic Studies

Our Caribbean Kin, published by Rutgers University Press in 2015, disentangles the affective component of political solidarity in the Antilles. Alaí Reyes-Santos received faculty grant support from CSWS for research related to this book.

Dr. Reyes-Santos writes: continue reading….