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Christina A. Shields, Athletic Trainer - Athletics, Office of Student Life

Shields, C. A., Needle, A. R., Rose, W. C., Swanik, C. B., Kaminski, T. W. (2013). Effect of elastic taping on postural control deficits in subjects with healthy ankles, copers, and individuals with functional ankle instability. Foot & Ankle International, 34(10), 1427-1435. DOI: 10.1177/1071100713491076.


Sheara Williamson, Assistant Professor of Biology

Diaz, K. M., Veerabhadrappa, P., Kashem, M. A., Thakkar, S. R., Feairheller, D. L., Sturgeon, K. M., Ling, C., Williamson, S. T., et al. (2013). Visit-to-visit and 24-h blood pressure variability: Association with endothelial and smooth muscle function in African Americans. Journal of Human Hypertension, 27(11), 671-677. DOI: 10.1038/jhh.2013.33.

Paul Weldon, Ph.D., Professor of Biology

Dr. Weldon presented a talk on August 1, 2914 entitled “Anuran Skin Secretions Contain Contact Toxins Against Arthropods” at the Joint Meeting of Icthyologists and Herpetologists held in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Classical/Modern Languages

Patricia C. Sweeney

Sweeney, P. C. (2013). El voseo en Chile: Factores histórico morfológico que explican su aparición y mantenimiento. Denver, CO: Outskirts Press. PC4881 .W33 2013.

Communication Arts

Guy Philbin

Philbin, G., & Keepnews, D. (2014). Edward L. Bernays and nursing’s code of ethics: An unexplored history. Nursing History Review, 22, 144-158.


Charles Yoe, Ph.D., Professor of Economics

On May 15, Charles Yoe, Ph.D., professor of economics, was a featured speaker at a symposium in Brussels on the politicization of science in the European Union rule-making process. The event, “Breaking through the European Precautionary Impasse? The Politics of Scientific Decision-Making,” was sponsored by the University of Kent and took place at the Brussels School of International Studies. Dr. Yoe, who attended at the invitation of the U.S. Mission to the E.U., based in Brussels, spoke on “How could things be different? What Europe might learn from other regulatory approaches and institutions.” 


Kelly B. Bull, Assistant Professor of Education

Bull, K. & J. Dupuis (2013). The role of young adult nonfiction in an interdisciplinary approach to teaching genetics. The ALAN Review, 41(1), 33-45.

Bull, K. B, & Dupuis, J. B. (2014). Nonfiction and interdisciplinary inquiry: Multimodal learning in English and biology. English Journal, 103(3), 73-79.

Juliann Dupuis, Assistant Professor of Education

Bull, K. & J. Dupuis (2013). The role of young adult nonfiction in an interdisciplinary approach to teaching genetics. The ALAN Review, 41(1), 33-45.

Meghan Hearn, Adjunct Faculty

Hearn, M., & Winner, M. C. (20 Teach math with the Wii: Engage your K-7 students through gaming technology. International Society for Technology in Education.

Ryan Schaaf

Schaaf, R. L. (2014). Cyberbullying: Policy for digital protection. New Horizons for Learning, 11(1), 7

Schaaf, R., & Mohan, N. (2014). Making school a game worth playing: Digital games in the
classroom. Thousand Oaks, CA: Corwin. LB1028.5 .S34 2014


Jeana M. DelRosso, Professor of English

DelRosso, J., Eicke, L., & Kothe, A. (Eds.). (2013). Unruly Catholic women writers: Creative responses to Catholicism. Albany, New York : State University of New York Press. PS508.C54 U57 2013.

Gene Farrington, Professor of English and Drama

Farrington, G. (2014). The blue heron. Healdsburg, California: Water Street Press. PS3556.A773 B58 2014.

Shelley Puhak, Assistant Professor of English

Puhak, S. (2013). Guinevere, thirteen reasons to be ardent about Euclidean geometry. Women's Studies Quarterly, 41(3/4), 277-279.

Puhak, S. (2013). Guinevere in Baltimore: [Poems]. Baltimore, MD: Waywiser Press. PS3616.U43 G85 2013.


Jessalyn R. Barbour

Barbour, J. R. (2013). The making of a butterfly: Reflective practice in nursing education. International Journal for Human Caring, 17(3), 7-12.

Janice Brennan, M.S.N., R.N., B.C., C.N.E., Assistant Professor of Nursing

On June 19, Janice Brennan, M.S.N., R.N., B.C., C.N.E., assistant professor and director of the Center for Caring with Technology, gave a presentation at the International Nursing Association for Clinical Simulation & Learning (INACSL) Conference in Orlando, Florida, called “Tips & Tricks: Lessons learned from creating and opening an new simulation center” on her experience opening Notre Dame’s simulation center. 

Erica Brinkley, D.N.P., R.N.,Assistant Professor of Nursing

Professors Burgess and Brinkley presented a poster on their work with students using photovoice to increase cultural competence on June 13, 2014 at the Institute for Educators in Nursing and Health Professions in Baltimore. Their poster was titled “A picture is worth a thousand words: Caring through cultural competence using photovoice.”

Mary O’Connor, Ph.D., R.N., F.A.C.H.E. Associate Professor of Nursing

O'Connor, Mary (2014). Developing leaders for tomorrow: Succession planning for nurse managers. Voice of Nursing Leadership (the official publication of the American Organization of Nurse Executives).

Sara A. Rosenthal, Assistant Professor of Nursing

Rosenthal, S. A., & Nolan, M. T. (2013). A meta-ethnography and theory of parental ethical decision making in the neonatal intensive care unit. Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic & Neonatal Nursing, 42(4), 492-502.


Paulo Carvalho, Assistant Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Pharmacy

Porta, E. O. J., Carvalho, P. B., Avery, M. A., Tekwani, B. L., & Labadie, G. R. (20??). Click chemistry decoration of amino sterols as promising strategy to developed new leishmanicidal drugs. Steroids, In Press. DOI: 10.1016/j.steroids.2013.10.010.

Caitlin Hughes, Assistant Professor of Clinical and Administrative Sciences, School of Pharmacy

Hughes, C. M. (2013). Perinatal psychiatry: Innovative practice and transitions of care. Mental Health Clinician, 3(2), 3 p.

Anne Y. F. Lin, Dean & Professor, School of Pharmacy

Allen, R. E., Copeland, J., Franks, A. S., Karimi, R., McCollum, M., Riese II, D. J., & Lin, A. Y.F. (2013). Team-based learning in US colleges and schools of pharmacy. American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 77(6), 1-9.


Maeve M. O'Donovan, Associate Professor and Chair of Philosophy

O'Donovan, M. M. (2013). Feminism, disability, and evolutionary psychology: What's missing? Disability Studies Quarterly , 33(4), 18 p.


Joseph Di Rienzi, Ph. D., Professor of Physics

Dr Di Rienzi presented the talk "Examination of the Pathways to Excellence Scholarship Program for Women in STEM fields" at the American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT) National Meeting on July 30 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The talk was part of the meeting's session that focused on strategies to support female students in the sciences. 


Samantha Daniel, Assistant Professor of Psychology

Daniel, S., Bridges, S. K., & Martens, M. P. (??). Development and validation of the male assessment of self-objectification (MASO). Psychology of Men & Masculinity, In press. DOI: 10.1037/a0031518.

Maria Mouratidis, Associate Professor of Psychology

Mouratidis, M. (2014). A dialectical behavior therapy approach to self-renewal. In R. J. Wicks and E. A. Maynard (Eds.), The clinician’s guide to self renewal: Essential advice from the field (pp. 301-314). New York, NY: Wiley. RC451.4.P79 C55 2014.

Religious Studies

Wakoh Shannon Hickey, Assistant Professor of Religious Studies

Hickey, W. S., & Yarbrough, D. (2013). Deepening the heart of wisdom: A course in Buddhist and Christian contemplative practices and dialogue. Buddhist-Christian Studies, (33), 83-99. DOI:10.1353/bcs.2013.0019.

Hickey, W. S., & Yarbrough, D. (2013). Editors’ Introduction. Buddhist-Christian Studies, (33), viiviii. DOI: 10.1353/bcs.2013.0012.