University Scholar Series

University Scholar Series

The University Scholar Series is co-sponsored by the Office of the Provost, the University Library, the Office of Research and the Spartan Bookstore. Speakers are recommended by the RSCA Advisory Council. The series provides a unique opportunity for showcasing the important research and scholarly activities of SJSU faculty members.

All students, faculty and staff members are invited to attend these events. Members of the public are welcome as well! Please visit the University Scholar Series website and sign up for e-mail notifications.


Spring 2018 Presenters:

Anand Vaidya 

Anand Vaidya - The Project of Cross-Cultural and Scientifically Informed Critical Thinking

Wednesday, February 21

12:00 - 1:00 pm in MLK 225/229

 Nidhi Mahendra

Nidhi Mahendra - Neurological Accidents – Brain, Behavior and the Power of Rehabilitation in Alzheimer’s Disease and Stroke

Wednesday, March 21

12:00 - 1:00 pm in MLK 225/229


      Xiaojia Hou

Xiaojia Hou - Negotiating Socialism in Rural China: Mao, Peasants and Local Cadres in Shanxi

Wednesday, April 18

12:00 - 1:00 pm in MLK 225/229

 Past speaker descriptions and videos.