University Scholar Series
The University Scholar Series is co-sponsored by the Office of the Provost, the University Library, and the Spartan Bookstore. This 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 or the University Scholar Series Facebook Page for more information.
Spring 2015 Presenters:
Wednesday, February 25, 2015, from Noon - 1:00pm in MLK 225/229
Alison L. McKee's recent book, The Woman's Film of the 1940s: Gender, Narrative, and History, addresses the terrain between official public histories and private experiences of love, desire, and loss against the backdrop of World War II.
Wednesday, March 18, 2015, from Noon - 1:00pm in MLK 255/257
Dr. Nadia Sorkhabi research involves parenting styles and how domain-specific practices of mothers and fathers are related to academic achievement, social competence, and mental health of children and adolescents.
Wednesday, May 6, 2015, from Noon - 1:00pm in MLK 225/229
Dr. Ed Cohen's research focuses on mental health services in Vietnam, as part of SJSU's multi-year, international collaboration to improve social work education in the country.