At SVSU, we believe faculty can have the best of both worlds: being able to teach, have meaningful interaction with students, and the support to conduct and present research. Each month faculty work is published in the internal faculty/staff newsletter, the "Interior". See what's new:

December 2010

  • Mohammad Saad Alam, assistant professor of electrical & computer engineering, presented a paper titled “Hardware in the Loop Verification of the Dynamic Model of a Photovoltaic Module for Maximum Power Point Tracking” at the Conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering, Nov 27-28 at Aligarh Muslim University, India. He also chaired a session on renewable energy technologies at the conference.

  • Said Elfakhani, Harvey R. Wickes Chair in International Business, published a paper titled “The Effect of Deregulating Price Limit on Stock Split in Japan” in The International Review of Applied Financial Issues and Economics Journal, Vol. 2, No. 3.

  • Ling He, associate professor of accounting, published an article titled “Disclosure Control of Confidential Data by Applying PAC Learning Theory,” with Gary Koehler and Haldun Aytug, in the Journal of Database Management. Also, she published “Password Security Risk versus Effort: An Exploratory Study on User-Perceived Risk and the Intention to Use Online Applications,” in the proceedings of CONISAR 2010, Nashville, Tenn.

Those Who Changed Us

Throughout our lives, we recall those teachers who had an impact on us. Here, alumni and students share thoughts on SVSU faculty who changed their lives.

Faculty Member
Nameeta Mathur

Nameeta Mathur

"Living up to high expectations is infectious once you start meeting them. Her teaching fundamentally transformed the way I analyzed the world."

-- described Aaron Crossen, 2008, B.A., history/communication. He is a marketing and sales coordinator for Cech Corp. in Saginaw.

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