Faculty presentations and publications, June 11 -July 11

Thursday, July 11, 2013 4:05:00 PM

Recent accomplishments of Stritch faculty members

Dr. Mette L. Baran and Dr. Janice E. Jones, assistant professors in the doctoral leadership department collaborated on a chapter in the forthcoming book, "Handbook on Family Policies across the Globe" from Springer Publications.

Dr. Keith Mann, associate professor and chair of the sociology department, authored three articles in the recently published Sociology of Work Encylopedia (Sage). The articles are "Unions," "Strikes and Protest," and "France."

Dr. Kim Paxton, recently earned her Doctorate of Nursing Practice from the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities. Her doctoral work is titled, “Promoting the Health Nurses through Web-Based Pedometer Intervention.” Since earning her doctorate, Dr. Paxton has presented at a number of national professional conventions including, The American Public Health Association, The American Association of Colleges of Nursing, and The Western Institute of Nursing.

Dr. David Stosur, associate professor of religious studies, presented a paper, “The New English Translation of the Mass: Ecumenical and Interfaith Implications,” at Sacred Texts and Human Contexts: A Symposium on the Role of the Sacred Texts of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam in Uniting and Dividing Humanity at the Nazareth College Hickey Center for Interfaith Studies and Dialogue in Rochester, NY, on June 22, 2013. Another of Stosur’s papers, “Mixed Signals on Liturgical Participation: Teaching Liturgy and Crossing Generational Divides,” was accepted for publication in the 2013 volume of “Proceedings of the North American Academy of Liturgy.”