Faculty presentations and publications, Oct. 26 - Nov. 29

Thursday, November 29, 2012 11:10:00 PM

Dr. Asuncion Miteria Austria, professor emerita of psychology and founding chair and director of clinical training of the graduate program in clinical psychology, was appointed chair of the Fellows Committee for the Society for the Psychology of Women (Division 35) of the American Psychological Association (APA).  She was also reappointed as Chair of the Finance Committee of APA's Society for the Psychological Study of Ethnic Minorities (Division 45). She is also an APA Fellow of the Societies for General Psychology, the Teaching of Psychology, Qualitative Inquiry, Clinical Psychology, the Psychology of Women, and the Psychological Study of Ethnic Minorities.

Dr. Janice E. Jones, assistant professor in the doctoral leadership studies department, co-authored a chapter, “Ability and Aptitude Assessment in Career Counseling” in “Career Development and Counseling: Putting Theory and Research to Work,” 2nd edition.

Dr. Tony Frontier, assistant professor of doctoral leadership studies, and Paul Mielke, who recently finished his Ph.D. at Stritch, had the lead article in the November 2012 issue of Educational Leadership. The article, “Keeping Improvement in Mind,” focuses on effective practices in teacher supervision and evaluation. Additionally, Frontier gave two presentations at the ASCD Conference on Teaching and Learning in Atlanta on Oct. 25. The presentations were on effective supervisory practices and strategic planning practices in schools that improve student learning.