Post Tagged with: "Faculty Research"

Ciekawy Presents Research on Mijikenda in Kenya

Dr. Diane Ciekawy

by Alex Paoletti ’20 Dr. Diane Ciekawy, Associate Professor of Anthropology at Ohio University, presented “Discursive Traditions of the Mijikenda Azhere a Kaya: Indigenous Knowledge for Social and Political Transformation” at the first international conference on African Studies held by the African Studies Research Center at Kisii University in Kisii, […]

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October 15, 2019 at 8:39 amResearch

Nance Honored by Geological Association of Canada With Two-Day Symposium

R. Damian Nance

Dr. Damian Nance, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Geological Sciences at Ohio University, was honored for his 45-year research career on the formation and breakup of Earth’s supercontinents by the Geological Association of Canada at its annual meeting in Quebec City. The event, entitled “Pannotia to Pangea: Paleozoic orogenic cycles in […]

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October 9, 2019 at 4:47 pmNews

Schenk Explores Intersection of Water, Climate and Human Impacts

Dr. Xizhen "Jenny" Schenk

Dr. Xizhen “Jenny” Schenk recently joined the faculty of Geological Sciences at Ohio University as an Assistant Professor of Instruction. Schenk’s teaching and research focus on exploring the field of environmental geology, particularly the intersection of climate, water, and human impacts. “My enthusiasm for geosciences originated from my admiration for […]

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October 9, 2019 at 4:03 pmResearch

Hembree Presents ‘Neoichnological Evidence of Predatory Behavior in Soil Arthropods’ at Germany Conference

Permian tetrapod Seymouria from the colletions of the Museum of Nature in Gotha

Dr. Dan Hembree, Professor of Geological Sciences, traveled to Halle, Germany in September to attend the Third International Congress on Continental Ichnology. The ICCI brings scientist together from around the world that study the preserved traces of ancient animals that lived on land, in rivers, and in lakes tens of […]

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October 9, 2019 at 3:41 pmResearch

Duschinski Talks about Kashmir on Two Panels in New York

Dr. Haley Duschinski

Dr. Haley Duschinski participated in two public events on Kashmir in New York—one at New York University and one at the New School. Duschinski is Associate Professor of Anthropology; Director of the Center for Law, Justice & Culture; and Graduate Director of the M.A. in Law, Justice & Culture. Her […]

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October 8, 2019 at 11:09 amResearch

5 A&S Faculty Among 7 Named Presidential Research Scholars

Dr. Katarzyna Marciniak

From OHIO Research News Five Arts & Sciences faculty are among the seven named 2019 Ohio University Presidential Research Scholars for excellence in arts and humanities, social and behavioral sciences, and physical sciences and engineering research. The awards program recognizes mid-career faculty members who have garnered national and international prominence […]

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October 8, 2019 at 10:39 amNews Research

Stigall Presents Prestigious Wilson Lecture in Norway

Dr. Stigall with ordovician rocks, containing brachiopods, at the Oslo Fjord, Norway

Dr. Alycia Stigall, Professor of Geological Sciences at Ohio University, presented the 2019 Wilson Lecture at the Centre for Earth and Evolution Dynamics at the University of Oslo, Norway in September. The center is one of the premier research institutes globally for research about the earth’s interior and reconstructing former […]

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October 7, 2019 at 2:26 pmResearch